(WAUSAU, WI)- The Cyclones and Alexandria Blizzard will match-up in an out of division series this Friday and Saturday at 7:10pm from Alexandria, Minnesota. Wausau enters the weekend in need of a major bounce back after being swept by the last place St. Louis Jr. Blues. Wausau is currently in 5th place in the Central Division with at 5-14-3-0 record. Alexandria enters the weekend with a 11-5-0-1 record, which is good for 3rd place in the West Division.
What to Watch For
Cyclones forward Dylan Chapman was a bright spot last weekend as he scored a goal both Friday and Saturday night. This was his first points since October 14th vs St. Louis.
The Blizzard are led by forward Ryan Hadland who has 12 goals and 15 assists in 17 games.
Between the Pipes
Wausau is expected to split the series between Mitch Miscevich and Ryan Burke. Miscevich currently has a 3.77 GAA and .896 save percentage. Burke enters the weekend with a 3.79 GAA and .906 save percentage.
The Blizzard are expected to start Kyle Abrahamson. Abrahamson has a .912 save percentage. and 2.52 GAA.
Wausau hits the road again next weekend for the NA3HL Showcase. The Cyclones next home games are December 29 and 30th vs Oregon. Tickets for all regular season Cyclones home games this season are on sale at www.wausaucyclones.com.