Forum staff reports, Published January 18 2014
Smirnov’s two goals help hand Force 15th straight lossFARGO – Denis Smirnov scored two goals as the Indiana Ice defeated the Fargo Force 4-1 in United States Hockey League play Saturday.
It was the 15th consecutive loss for the Force (5-24-4), whose last win was on Nov. 27.
C.J. Hayes scored the lone goal for Fargo.
FIRST PERIOD: 1, I, Tschantz (Pinho, Conway) 9:41 (pp).
SECOND PERIOD: 2, I, Smirnov (Conway) 1:05.
THIRD PERIOD: 3, I, Smirnov 4:28. 4, I, Jacobs 11:47. 5, F, Hayes (Moore, Piotrowski) 14:41.
SAVES: I, Stewart 11. F, Jensen 32.