The Evansville Jr. Thunderbolts' defense had a poor night, allowing the Cincinnati Thunder 42 shots throughout the game. The Cincinnati Thunder took the lead late in the second on a goal from Trevor Veneklase. Oliver Joensson delivered for his team with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Austin Cody chipped in with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist). Trevor Veneklase did his part, adding 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Jake Ustorf contributed with 3 assists.
In the first, Sangster opened the scoring for the Thunder with a goal at 4:22 with helpers from his linemates, Begeman and Ustorf. Emery answered for Evansville with a goal at 17:09 with helpers from Cody and Joensson.
During the second period, Sangster answered for Cincinnati with a goal at 0:34 with assists from his linemates, Ustorf and Veneklase. Cody answered for the Jr. Thunderbolts with a goal at 2:58 with helpers from his teammates Simoncello and Gregory. Sangster answered for the Thunder with a goal at 6:31 with assists from Bioni and Ustorf. Veneklase netted what turned out to be the game winning goal at 17:50 with helpers from his linemates, Sangster and Vanlew.
During the third, Joensson answered for Evansville with a goal at 18:18 with assists from Emery and Wynn.
This loss brings the Evansville Jr. Thunderbolts’ record to (28-58-2-2)