User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


63° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
MLB (Top 8)
Atlanta
0
Los Angeles
2
MLB
St. Louis
6
San Diego
2
MLB
Philadelphia
10
Washington
4
MLB
Cincinnati
3
Miami
1
MLB
Colorado
1
Chicago Cubs
3
MLB (Top 7)
Pittsburgh
4
Arizona
6
MLB
Chicago WSox
7
Detroit
4
MLB
LA Angels
1
Baltimore
0
MLB
Seattle
6
Cleveland
5
MLB
Minnesota
3
Kansas City
6
MLB
Toronto
6
Houston
5
Updated: Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Herd Pick Up Third Straight Win

March 16, 2014, 10:34 PM

Herd Pick Up Third Straight Win
FARGO, ND -

Dakota Joshua scored twice, including once shorthanded, and the Sioux Falls Stampede topped the Fargo Force 4-2 Sunday afternoon in Fargo. The win improved the Herd’s record to 32-16-6 and moved them within one point of Sioux City for third place in the West with six games remaining. The win completed a perfect weekend for the Stampede in which they went 3-0-0 and finished the season series with a 9-0-0 mark against the Force.  The Herd have  won six of their last seven games and are 11-2-2 since the beginning of February.
The Stampede got off to a quick start in the first when C.J. Franklin tallied his 16th goal of the season 5:38 into game. Christian Horn took a pass up the right wing boards from Tyler Nanne and wristed a shot inside the right circle that was stopped by Mathias Israelsson, but Franklin dove towards the net and knocked the puck past Israelsson to give the Herd a 1-0 advantage. It stayed that way until 11:47 when Garrick Gray knocked in a loose rebound past Stampede goaltender David Jacobson. The Force would take the lead at 16:01 when Tyler Hynes broke in on a 2-on-1 and wristed a shot into the upper left hand corner of the net to make it 2-1 after one period. Sioux Falls outshot the Force 16-11 in the period.
Fargo went on a powerplay 12 minutes into the second period with a 2-1 lead, but it would be the Stampede who would convert. C.J. Franklin wrestled the puck free behind the Fargo net and found Dakota Joshua open in front of the net who one-timed the pass into the net to score shorthanded and tie the game 2-2. Less than four minutes later Joshua struck again, this time off a pass from Nolan Gluchowski inside the right circle. Joshua controlled the puck inside the circle, spun around and wristed a shot through the pads of Israelsson to regain the lead for the Herd, 3-2. Sioux Falls outshot Fargo 18-10 in the period.
Sioux Falls went on five-minute power play 5:01 into the third after Gray was sent off for kneeing, but could not convert. Just seconds after the power play expired, the Herd converted on a beautiful tic-tac-toe goal from Louis Nanne. Tyler Nanne took the puck at the right point and slid it to Chad Duchesne who found Louis open in the slot. Nanne fired the puck through traffic and into the back of the net to seal the game at 4-2.
Sioux Falls outshot the Force 40 to 29 in the game and went 0-for-5 on the power play while Fargo was 0-for-2.
The Stampede return to action on Friday when they travel to Sioux City to face the Musketeers at 7:05 PM. The Herd’s next home game is Sunday, March 23rd against the Lincoln Stars at 6:05 PM. Fans can take advantage of the Family 4-Pack which includes 4 game tickets, 4 hot dogs, 4 sodas and 1 large popcorn for just $32. These tickets are available only through the Stampede office or by calling 336-6060.
 

Courtesy: Tony Cola, Stampede

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View sports

You may also like

Mr. And Ms. Sioux Empire Championships

7/25/2014 10:45 PM

The Mr. and Ms. Sioux Empire Natural Body Building and Figure Championships flexes its muscles Saturday, at the Orpheum Theatre in Sioux Falls.

Full Story | Watch
Audubon Wants Vikings Stadium Safer For Birds

7/25/2014 10:38 AM

The Audubon Society of Minnesota is asking the Minnesota Vikings to do more to protect birds from fatal collisions with the massive glass walls of its...

Full Story
Chad Greenway Talks About New Roles At Training Camp

7/29/2014 10:51 PM

Chad Greenway is spending his ninth summer in Mankato at Vikings training camp.

Full Story | Watch
LGBB: SF Post 15 West Is Hopefully Heading To Huron

7/28/2014 10:49 PM

Post 15 West will enter Huron with a record of 33-21 on the year.

Full Story | Watch
Lind, Canaries Win In Walk-Off Fashion

7/25/2014 10:35 PM

The Sioux Falls Canaries opened a seven-game homestand in memorable fashion Friday night thanks to a walk-off solo homerun by Sam Lind that clinched t...

Full Story


Events