Mar 1, 2023

(WAUSAU, WI)- The Cyclones and Peoria Mustangs will match-up this weekend in the final weekend of the NA3HL regular season. Wausau has a chance to split the season series at four wins apiece with a weekend sweep of Peoria. Both games can be seen on HockeyTV with puck drop on Saturday at 6:00pm and Sunday at 1:15pm.

What to Watch For

Cyclone forwards Gabe Randel and Ricky Nelson should be excited to play in the Land of Lincoln this weekend. The two combined for two goals and five assists during a weekend sweep of Peoria in early January. Gabe is also set to play in all 47 games this season, which will make him the only Cyclones skater to accomplish the feat this season.

The Mustangs are led by forward Ethan Chesney.  Chesney has 30 goals and 36 assists in 45 games. The three-year NA3HL player will be playing in his 121st and 122nd NA3HL games of his junior career.

Between the Pipes

Wausau is expected start Collin Lemanski in net this weekend. Lemanski currently has a 4.31 GAA and .919 save percentage.

The Mustangs are expected to start Cam Pendleton in net. Pendleton has a 7-14-0-1 and .912 save percentage.

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