Thomas Magnavite chipped in with 3 points (2 goals, 1 assist) and Jacob Garman delivered for his team with 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists).
In the first, Lackey opened the scoring for La Crosse with a goal at 5:10 with helpers from his teammates Poellinger and Marquardt. Lackey deposited what turned out to be the game winning goal at 13:54 with a helper from defenseman Marquardt.
During the second period, Magnavite put in a goal at 2:20 with assists from his linemates, Ratzloff and Garman. Lackey netted a goal at 4:37 with assists from Poellinger and Losen. Lackey deposited a goal at 11:10 with helpers from his linemates, Francois and Poellinger. Hanson quickly followed with a goal at 12:10 with helpers from Hefty and Cross. De Schepper answered for the Freeze with a goal at 14:36 with an assist from Lindauer.
In the third, Poellinger put in a goal at 9:00 with helpers from Marquardt and Fondadouze. Magnavite netted a goal at 13:29 with assists from Garman and Caplis. Garman deposited a goal at 19:30 with helpers from his linemates, Magnavite and Ratzloff.
This loss brings the Wisconsin Whalers’ record to (13-21-1-1).