Idaho Steelheads Have a Rush on Goals
The Idaho Steelheads (17-8-4) skated to a 6-1 win over the Rapid City Rush (7-19-0) in Rapid City for their seventh consecutive road win and ninth win in their last 12 games.
Jefferson Dahl and Joe Faust both enjoyed four-point nights for the Idaho Steelheads. Dahl had two goals and two assists and Faust had a goal and three helpers, while Henrik Samuelsson had a three-point performance. Daniel Tedesco netted his first ECHL goal, with Idaho’s five-goal win serving as their largest margin of victory this season. The Steelheads have won all five meetings with the Rush this season, and they have won nine consecutive games at Rushmore Plaza Civic Center dating back to December 28th of last season.
The Steelheads moved into sole possession of second place in the Mountain Division with the win, overtaking the Wichita Thunder. The Rush have lost nine games in a row.
The Steelheads and Rush continue their series on Friday night at Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City.