Lumberjacks outshoot Sioux Falls but still fall 3-0

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The Muskegon Lumberjacks were worried about having enough offense over the next few games, especially since they are playing without leading scorer Rem LSJ Logo incertPitlick.

But that wasn’t a problem on Friday, since the jacks outshot host Sioux Falls 39-23.

Unfortunately for Muskegon, none of those shots got past the goalie and the Jacks ended up on the short end of a 3-0 score at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, North Dakota.

The two teams will have a rematch on Saturday night.

The Lumberjacks are now 10-9-1 on the season, good for 21 points and seventh place in the USHL’s Eastern Conference.

Sioux Falls’ Park Tuomie opened the scoring with a power play goal at the 7:19 mark of the first period.

The Stampede took a 2-0 lead with a goal from Jack Suter at the 1:10 mark of the second period.

Eric MacAdams closed out the scoring for the Stampede with a goal 6:16 into the third period.

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