BLAINE, MINN-All good things come to end but the Ice Dogs start to this season was the best in years. The Fairbanks team fell 5-2 to the Minnesota Wilderness on Saturday night in their bid for eight straight wins.
It was tied 1-1 going into the second period when the Wilderness pulled a Fairbanks and scored three unanswered goals in the second period.
The story was penalties. The Ice dogs tallied 37 penalty minutes. The Wilderness 8 minors and two majors themselves.
Jacob Hetz and Tayler Munson scored for Fairbanks.
Your Ice Dogs will have their first home games of the season this Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in the Big Dipper. They host the Corpus Christi Ice Rays.