Forum staff reports, Published September 22 2010
USHL exhibition: Gothberg, Force shut out Chicago at Fall ClassicSIOUX CITY, Iowa – Rookie goalie Zane Gothberg piled up 24 saves and a shutout as the Fargo Force defeated the Chicago Steel 3-0 in a United States Hockey League exhibition game during the Fall Classic on Wednesday at IBP Ice Center.
Jimmy Mullin got the scoring started for the Force at 2:55 of the first period off an assist from Dan Weissenhofer. Colten St. Clair and Nate Arentz padded the lead with goals in the second period.
The Force take on Muskegon at 10 a.m. Thursday, and Cedar Rapids at 2 p.m. Friday.
FIRST PERIOD: 1, F, Mullin (Weissenhofer), 2:55.
SECOND PERIOD: 2, F, St. Clair (Maugeri), 1:08 (pp). 3, F, Arentz (Mullin), Allen), 6:53.
THIRD PERIOD: No scoring
SAVES: C, Wilson 7-10-5–22. F, Gothberg 4-12-8–24.