New Ulm and Point Mallard were tied 1-1 midway through the first period. New Ulm scored an additional five goals to take the, 6-1, win.
New Ulm scored three goals in the second period. Dylan Leivermann netted the first goal of the second period at 6:06. The lone assist was credited to Bennett Witta. Wyatt Peterson, assisted by Jacob Padley and Bennett Witta, scored at 16:54 into the second period to put New Ulm up 4-1. Luc Kreuser scored with 52 seconds remaining in the second period. Vincent Billing and Tim O’Connor were credited with the assists.
Jon Albers allowed only one puck to get past him for New Ulm. Point Mallard’s starting goaltender, Kevin Mackey, let in six shots in just over two periods of play. Mackey was pulled at 1:07 into the third period and was replaced by Gary Glassman. Glassman successfully stopped every shot New Ulm generated in the third period.
New Ulm and Point Mallard each totaled four penalty minutes on two infractions. New Ulm went 1-for-2 on the power play and Point Mallard went 0-for-2.