A pair of goals in the opening frame coupled with impressive defense and netminding propelled the Rapid City Rush to a 2-1 road win over the Kansas City Mavericks Tuesday night.
Philippe Desrosiers brought his A-game last night, stopping all 21-shots he faced, and the powerplay goal from Will Merchant in the 2nd period proved to be the game winner as the Idaho Steelheads blanked the Rapid City Rush 3-0 Saturday night to take the 3-game weekend series.
The Rapid City Rush stepped up the tempo following Wednesday’s night loss breaking a 2-2 tie in the final frame to pull away for a 4-2 win Friday night over the Idaho Steelheads.
A pair of quick goals in succession set the tone early on as the visiting Idaho Steelheads topped the Rapid City Rush 4-2 Wednesday night, the first game of a 3-game weekend series.
Ralph Cuddemi broke a 1-1 tie 21 seconds into the second period, lifting the Wichita Thunder to a 3-1 win over the Rapid City Rush on Friday night.
On Marvel/Scout Night the Rapid City Rush held tough in a low-scoring, defensive game to top the Utah Grizzlies 2-1 and sweep the weekend series.
Kenton Miller, Jack Walker, and Tyler Deresky led a furious charge for the Rapid City Rush, but their large lead was cut by the Utah Grizzlies, who’s rally was cut short, leading to a 6-5 Rush win on Friday night.
The Rapid City Rush held their first ever mid-week morning game Wednesday. After a back-and-forth contest over the first 40+ minutes of action the Rush were able to pull away from the visiting Utah Grizzlies for a 6-3 “WaTiki Win”.
The Rapid City Rush rally from a 3-goal deficit to the Fort Wayne Komets fell short in their final game of the “Stock Show Road Trip” Friday night, losing 6-4 in a gritty contest.
The Rapid City Rush fall in a gritty 2-1 contest to the Kalamazoo Wings in their first ever meeting on Thursday night.
After an impressive four game stand against the Utah Grizzles this past week, sporting a 3-1 record and 2-1 at home, a pair of Rush players are honored by the ECHL for their outstanding contributes.
In a back-and-forth contest the Utah Grizzlies pulled away in the 3rd period to claim a 6-3 win over the Rapid City Rush on Sunday and avoid the weekend sweep.