Icehogs lose St. Patrick’s Day matchup against Eagles
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - The Rockford Icehogs fell to the Colorado Eagles 6-2 Friday night at the BMO Center.
Friday’s game marked the third time this season the two teams have faced each other and the first of back-to-back games this weekend in Rockford.
Michal Teply scored the icebreaker for Rockford 4:03 into the game off the shot from Luke Philp. The Icehogs gave up two unanswered goals later in the 1st period and trailed 2-1 after one.
Rockford tied the game at 2 in the second off a power play goal from Brett Seney, who skated in his 300th career professional hockey game.
Colorado scored the next 4 goals to take first game this weekend series 6-2.
The two teams meet at 7 p.m. Saturday night at the BMO Center for their final meeting this season.
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