Hononegah grad Josh McArdle scores first AHL goal

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) Hononegah grad Josh McArdle helped the IceHogs win their fifth game in a row as he scored the first goal of his AHL career.

The defenseman scored the opening goal against the Penguins Wednesday night.

Rockford went on to win the game 2-1 after a powerplay goal from Luke Johnson.

McArdle has spent his first pro season bouncing between the IceHogs and the Indy Fuel and it took 12 AHL games for him to hit the milestone.