GILLETTE, Wyo. — Coleman Varty and Gage Thompson each registered a hat trick Saturday night, and the Gillette Wild skated to a 10-1 Frontier Division win over the Butte Cobras. (Stats)
Coleman also assisted on four goals, while Thomson registered three assists. Ethan Becker added two goals for the Wild. Tyler Kaminski and Zach VanCompernolle each scored one.
Gillette outshot the Cobras 61-11.
Butte’s Wyatt Haakenson scored late in the third period to break up the shutout.
The Cobras play a pair of home games next weekend. Butte takes on Bozeman on Friday before battling Great Falls on Saturday.
The puck drops at 7:30 p.m. at the Butte Community Ice Center each night.