David Mulligan came up big, stopping 34 of 39 shots throughout the game. The Alexandria Blizzard took the lead early in the third on a goal from Ryan Worley.
Tom Nagle contributed with 2 assists. Jack Westlund had a busy night with 2 goals.
During the second, Poliseno opened the scoring for Alexandria with a goal at 5:54 with helpers from Dropik and Dahlseide. Schwehr finally put the Lumberjacks on the board with a goal at 12:25 with assists from teammates Sommers and Nagle.
In the third, Westlund answered for the Blizzard with a goal at 1:05 with a helper from defenseman Mellstrom. Worley deposited what turned out to be the game winning goal at 3:11 with assists from his linemates, Frerichs and Benson. Westlund quickly followed with a goal at 4:59 with helpers from his linemates, Roen and Payne. Troumbly answered for Granite City with a goal at 13:24 with assists from Nagle and Bissett. Nelson answered for the Blizzard with a goal at 19:37 with a helper from Carey.
This loss brings the Granite City Lumberjacks’ record to (8-4-0-0).