Late goal as the Mustangs fall to the Whalers 3-2

Jimmy Mcdermott scored the game winning goal late in the game as the Peoria Mustangs narrowly lost to the Wisconsin Whalers 3-2 in a home game at Owens Center in Peoria. What's more, the Peoria Mustangs' defense had a poor night, allowing Wisconsin 25 shots throughout the game.

Carter Grobstick did his part, adding 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Jimmy Mcdermott contributed with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).

In the first period, Power Wayvon opened the scoring for the Mustangs with a goal at 1:50 with a helper from Straker.

During the second, Fortin answered for Wisconsin with a goal at 9:59 with a helper from his linemate Mcdermott.

In the third, Radley answered for Peoria with a goal at 2:49 with assists from his linemates, Stewart and Keil. Grobstick answered for the Whalers with a goal at 16:40 with an assist from Rogers. Mcdermott netted what turned out to be the game winning goal at 19:29 with helpers from teammates Fisk and Grobstick.

This loss brings the Peoria Mustangs’ record to (9-6-0-1).