Chill Freeze the Blizzard

The Chill opened up their win over the Alexandria Blizzard on Friday scoring four goals in the first period.  Tommy Miller scored the first goal 2:48 into the first period. Micky Knox, Connor Gaarder and Matt Blomquist each followed with goals in that period.  Gaarder scored another power play goal in the second and Zac Frischmon added a late empty-net insurance goal.  The Blizzard outshot the Chill 31-15 in the final two periods, but Aaron Davis stopped 34 shots for the game.  

Saturday night, Scott Bell scored the Chill’s first goal 15 seconds into the game.  Chris Hughes scored two more after Bell’s to again take an early lead in the first period.  James Hughes scored the lone goal in the second for either team making it 4-1.  Alexandria attempted a comeback in the third, but Paul Moberg made 13 saves (38 total) to hold the Blizzard back and Gaarder and Knox nailed home the last two in the third for the 6-4 win.