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Austin Bruins pick up fourth straight win in a shootout

The Austin Bruins picked up their fourth straight win when they edged out the Brookings Blizzard (14-7-2-2 overall) 3-2 in a shootout in Riverside Arena Friday.

Jaden Shields scored the game-winning goal for Austin (18-10-1-4 overall) in the shootout after Dante Zapata and Evan Cholak also scored in the shootout, which went six shots.

Austin’s Devon Fields watches his shot bounce off Brookings’ Zachary Borgiel during the second period Friday night at Riverside Arena. Eric Johnson/photodesk@austindailyherald.com

Austin’s Mads Sogaard stopped four straight shots in the shootout to get the win and he finished with 34 saves.

SCORING SUMMARY

Brookings 0 2 0  0 0    2

Austin 0 2 0  0  1    3

First period

No scoring

Second period

(B) Max Sasson (Nolan Turi) 5:59

(A) Dominic Skrejla (Andy Willis, Garrett Dahm) 7:51

(A) Jaden Shields (Valdemar Ahlberg) 10:18

(B) Jimmy Elser (Gabriel Wahl) 11:33

Third period

No scoring

Shots: Austin — 38; Brookings — 36

Power plays: Austin — 0-for-1; Brookings — 0-for-1

Austin’s Travis Kothenbeutel retrieves the puck behind the Brookings goal during the second period Friday night at Riverside Arena. Eric Johnson/photodesk@austindailyherald.com