Rhinos Vs. IceCats Recap April 13, 2018

by Laura Cisneros

With a semifinal spot on the line the Utah Outliers and the El Paso Rhinos went head to head on April 13, 2018. The Outliers were able to pull a win the previous day against the Idaho IceCats, with a win against the Rhinos they would secure their spot in the semifinals. The Rhinos on the other had gone 0-2 and were looking for a win to earn redemption and a spot in the semifinals according to the tie breaker rules. In a grueling match between the two teams the game came close, four to three in favor of the home team the El Paso Rhinos. The Rhinos had secured their spot in the semis with a huge team effort, 10 different players got points in the game. Each goal was scored by a different player which included Chaseton Sare (F), Leeam Tivers (F), Austin Simpson (F), and Jakob Kranabetter (F). The Rhinos will face off against the Idaho IceCats April 14, 2018 at 7 PM. The IceCats were 2-0 in the round robin. The winner will move on to the Finals to compete to be crowned the champions of the 2018 Thorne Cup Final and a chance to hoist the Thorne Cup.