RALSTON, NE - The Omaha Lancers were defeated by the Fargo Force 5-2 in game one of the weekend series.
In the first period, Carter Randklev (7:44) tipped the puck in past Jakub Dobes to get the Force the first goal of the night. The Force went on their second power-play of the night and Brian Kramer (16:06) scored to make the score 2-0 to end the first period.
In the second period, Ondrej Pavel (7:32) got the Force ahead 3-0. The Lancers pulled Dobes and called on Kyle McClellan in relief. The Lancers got on the board when Jack Jensen (8:23) scored on a breakaway. Logan Will (15:17) got the Lancers within one goal scoring his eighth of the year making the score 3-2 going into the second intermission.
In the third period, Kaden Bohlson (8:13, 16:25) would score an even-strength and an empty-net goal to get the Force a 5-2 win.
The Lancers are back in action against the Fargo Force tomorrow at 7:05 PM for Star Wars night. Tickets are available to call 402-344-PUCK or on Lancers.com. All of the action can be heard on KOIL 1290 AM radio and HockeyTV.