Max Mcconnell came up big, stopping 63 of 66 shots throughout the game. The La Crosse Freeze took the lead before the halfway point in the second on a goal from Lukas Motloch.
Donny Schultz chipped in with 3 points (2 goals, 1 assist).
In the first, Grobstick opened the scoring for the Whalers with a goal at 4:19 with helpers from his linemates, Richards and Steines.
During the second period, Mcdermott netted a goal at 2:20 with assists from his linemates, Gille and Resch. Schultz quickly followed with a goal at 3:33 with a helper from fellow Freeze forward Anderson. Schultz scored a goal at 13:43 with assists from his linemates, Machusak and Dolan. Motloch quickly followed with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 14:27 with helpers from his teammates Losen and Schultz.
This loss brings the Wisconsin Whalers’ record to (21-25-5-0)