Austin, MN (AberdeenWings.com) – Bemidji State recruit Brad Belisle helped the Aberdeen Wings to a 3-1 win in Austin on Friday, which also clinched a spot in the 2019 Robertson Cup Playoffs for the Wings.
Aberdeen 3 @ Austin 1 – Brad Belisle lit the lamp twice and Matt Vernon stopped 21 of 22 shots as the Aberdeen Wings clinched a berth in the 2019 Robertson Cup Playoffs after defeating the Austin Bruins 3-1. Shawn Kennedy also found the back of the net for the Wings and John Sladic grabbed two assists. Kyle Herbster scored the only goal for Austin and Kyle McClellan turned aside 30 Aberdeen shots.
Aberdeen 2 @ Austin 4 – Ben Almquist lit the lamp twice and added an assist as the Austin Bruins knocked off the Aberdeen Wings 4-2. Dante Sheriff and Reggie Millette also scored for Austin. Kyle McClellan earned his 18th win of the season by making 25 saves. John Sladic and Stepan Pokorny potted the goals for Aberdeen. Matt Vernon also stopped 25 shots for the Wings.
Aberdeen will return home for a match up with the Minnesota Wilderness next Friday & Saturday. Ticket are on sale now at any of the 4 C-Express locations in Aberdeen! Make sure to bring your skates and Skate with the Wings after Friday nights game!