Gaarder gets Hat Trick in Player of the Week

Coulee Region forward Conner Gaarder struck for three goals and two assists as the Chill fashioned a 1-0-1 mark against Bismarck. On Friday, the Edina, Minn., native picked up a pair of assists in a 4-3 overtime loss. The next night, the 19-year-old recorded a hat trick, including the game-winning goal, as the Chill bested the Bobcats, 5-3. He was also a plus-2 on the weekend.