The Sioux Falls Stampede got third period goals from Michael Buonincontri and Zeb Knutson and once again rallied from a third period deficit to defeat the Muskegon Lumberjacks 2-1 Friday night at L.C. Walker Arena.
For the fifth time this season, the Sioux Falls Stampede rallied on the road to win.
Trailing 3-2 in the third period, Bo Pellah scored to force overtime where C.J. Franklin scored just 57 seconds in to give the Stampede a 4-3 victory over the Lincoln Stars at the Ice Box on Saturday night.
The Sioux Falls Stampede rallied to spoil another home opener Saturday night. This time, the Herd rallied from a 1-0 deficit to top the Sioux City Musketeers 2-1 in overtime at the Tyson Events Center.
Industrial-strength goaltending combined with missed opportunities contributed to the Sioux Falls Stampede’s 4-0 loss to the Omaha Lancers on Friday night in front of a sell-out crowd of 4,772 at the Sioux Falls Arena.
For the second week in a row, Sioux Falls Stampede forward Zeb Knutson has been named the USHL Forward of the Week. The Sioux Falls native scored five goals in weekend victories over Indiana and Cedar Rapids.
The Sioux Falls Stampede are proving to not be very good guests early on this season. The Herd spoiled their third straight home opener by downing the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders 5-4 Saturday night at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena.