RALSTON, NE - The Omaha Lancers (4-6-2-0) will take on in-state rival Lincoln Stars (7-3-1-1) Friday night at the Ice Box.
This will be the second time these two in-state rivals have battled this season. The Stars spoiled the Lancers home opener on Saturday, October 12 by a final score of 6-1. Since that showing the Lancers have gone 2-3-1-0, and they currently sit at 6th place in the USHL Western Conference.
Friday will be the first time newly acquired forward and Ex-Star, Ross Mitton, will be playing against his old squad. As for the opposition, it will be the first time Ex-Lancer, Blais Richartz, will be battling against his old team.
Puck drop is at 7:05 pm and all of the action can be seen on HockeyTV.
Lancers Notes (4-6-2-0) 10 Points:
Alex Campbell is the 11th top scorer in the USHL with 13 points (5-8-13)
Christian Berger is the highest defensive scorer for the Lancers with 7 points (2-5-7)
Ross Mitton, Ryan Sorkin, and Jack Randl all scored their first goals as Lancers on Saturday night’s 4-0 win over Sioux Falls
Kyle McClellan earned his first USHL shutout on Saturday
Kyle McClellan: 2.82 GAA | .908 SV%
Jakub Dobes: 2.44 GAA | .894 SV%
Lincoln Stars (7-3-1-1) 16 Points:
The Stars are led offensively by Josh Groll (9-5-14)
Jordan Power leads the blueline in scoring with 11 assists
Ryan McInchak: 2.15 GAA | .917 SV%
Jacob Mucitelli: 3.69 GAA | .871 SV%
Friday at Dubuque, 2-1 L
Saturday vs Sioux Falls, 4-0 W
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