Bobcats’ 25th Anniversary Season Ends in St. Cloud

ST. CLOUD, MINN.–The Bismarck Bobcats’ 25th anniversary season may not have ended with a win, but it featured a staple of one of the most memorable seasons in the organization’s history. Despite being down in an elimination game, the Bobcats did not give up through the final horn. A pair of third period goals from […]

Bobcats Travel to St. Cloud For Game Five

BISMARCK, N.D.–The Bismarck Bobcats welcomed St. Cloud into the VFW Sports Center hoping there would be no return trip to Minnesota. For the majority of the two-game set, things sure seemed that way. The late-game heroics of Bismarck’s co-captain Jonathan Ziskie lifted the Bobcats in game three. Ziskie’s deflection at the net-front with 1:59 remaining […]

Bobcats Win 2OT Thriller, Tie Series

ST. CLOUD, MINN.–Time continued to pass on the scoreboard at the St. Cloud Municipal Athletic Complex. While an infinite concept in playoff overtime, the Bismarck Bobcats and St. Cloud Norsemen both set out to break a 1-1 tie as quickly as possible. The result was the longest game in Bobcats’ history. With 14:06 elapsed in […]

Bobcats Knock Out Minot, Clinch Playoff Berth

MINOT, N.D.–The 129 previous meetings between the Bobcats and Minotauros paled in comparison to the importance of Monday night’s showdown. It may have been the biggest regular season game in both teams’ respective histories. Game 60 of 60. Winner to the playoffs. Loser to the offseason. Bismarck’s Ben Troumbly found Patrick Johnson on a 3-on-2 […]

Bobcats Win 2-1, Set Up Winner-Take-All

BISMARCK, N.D.–The Bismarck Bobcats trailed the Minot Minotauros by 18 points following a shootout loss on New Year’s Eve. After Saturday’s 2-1 win, the Bobcats lead Minot by one point for the fourth and final playoff spot in the central division. Adam Pietila scored the game-winning goal less than two minutes in to the third […]

Bobcats Battle Minot With Playoffs on the Line

BISMARCK, N.D.–Seven months of hard work and determination for the Bismarck Bobcats all comes down to two hockey games. The Bobcats (27-27-4) play a home-and-home series with the Minot Minotauros (28-27-3) to determine the fourth and final playoff spot in the central division. Bismarck must win both games to clinch, while Minot only needs one […]

Bobcats Host Norsemen, BOGO Beer at VFW

BISMARCK, N.D.–The Bismarck Bobcats’ final series of March has been circled on the calendar for a while. The surging Bobcats, with 9 wins in their last 11 games and 14 in 20, host the St. Cloud Norsemen, who are 17-2-2 in their last 21. The first-place Norsemen against the home-ice advantage of the VFW Sports […]

Bobcats Split In Aberdeen, Move Up in Standings

ABERDEEN, S.D.–Even the best hockey teams have bad losses. That message prevailed following a 4-1 loss in Aberdeen Friday, a defeat which snapped the team’s seven-game winning streak. Despite both the Bismarck Bobcats and Aberdeen Wings recording 35 shots on goal, the game had a one-sided feel throughout. “They outworked us,” said Layne Sedevie, Bobcats […]

Bobcats Host Bulls Riding Five-Game Win Streak

BISMARCK, N.D.–The Bobcats saw the fruits of their labor in front of their eyes in February. A team that won only five games in their first 20 now takes a five-game winning streak into a home series against North Iowa. The streak, their longest all year, has seen the Bobcats outscore their opposition 26-8. The […]

Bobcats Sweep First-Place Bruins

BISMARCK, N.D.–Bismarck Bobcats head coach Layne Sedevie wanted to use the motivation of a shocking loss to North Iowa as fuel with the first-place team in the central division coming to town. It worked. The Bobcats (15-20-3) finished their five-game home stand with a pair of wins over the Austin Bruins (22-14-3) at the VFW […]