The Fairbanks Ice Dogs sweep the Topeka Pilots

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Fairbanks Ice Dogs secured a weekend sweep over the Topeka Pilots through a steady does of top notch offense and consistent goaltending.
Game 1 went just as well as it could have gone as Fairbanks won 4-0 over the Pilots.
Tanner Edwards scored in the first to put the Ice Dogs up, and the team followed it up with a three goal outburst in the second.
John Stampohar, Matt Koethe and Jake Borgida all scored to put the game out of reach.
Mattias Sholl was great in between the pipes getting 17 saves, as the Ice Dogs took 43 shots on Topeka.
Sholl spoke after the game about his shutdown performance.
"Didn't have too many shots on me but when they had the chances I felt like I made the saves it's what you got to do and be successful in this league and that the boys played really in front of me tonight," said Sholl.
Game 2 was about the same, but the Ice Dogs did most of their damage in the third against Topeka.
Fairbanks won 4-1 over the Pilots as their first goal came in the second thanks to Jax Murray on a power play.
Luke Ciolli scored to put them up 2-0 while Topeka cut it to 2-1 on a power play.
That's when Ciolli and Tyler Deweese put the game away and give Fairbanks the sweep.
Sholl once again stood tall getting 35 saves and only allowing a single goal.
He was recognized by the NAHL as the Midwest Division Star of the Week after stopping 52 of the 53 shots he faced.
This improves their record to 24-14-3-2 with 53 points and now prepare for a road series against the Minnesota Magicians starting this Friday at 4:15 P.M. in the Richfield Ice Arena.