GILLETTE, Wyo. — A four-goal game by Austin Newson led the Gillette Wild to an 8-1 NA3HL Frontier Division win over the Butte Cobras Saturday night at the Spirt Hall Ice Arena. (Stats)
Caleb Sanborn added two goals, and Declan Young and George Stilson each scored one for the Wild, who improved to 6-2 on the season.
The Wild led 8-0 before Butte’s Tamer Billman scored an unassisted goal midway through the third period. Gillette outshot the Cobras 63-25.
Butte, which fell to 0-10, will play a pair of road games against the Yellowstone Quake next weekend in Cody, Wyoming. The Cobras’ next home game is scheduled for Nov. 25 when they welcome the Bozeman Icedogs to the Butte Community Ice Center.