Bobcats’ Comeback Falls Short in Minot

MINOT, N.D.–Sometimes, the team that outworks the other does not get rewarded. The Bismarck Bobcats know that feeling all too well. The Bobcats lost to the Minot Minotauros, 5-2, at the Maysa Arena on Friday night. All told, the Bobcats outshot Minot 37-27, possessed the puck for more time, and struck twice on their power […]

Bobcats Douse Tauros in Historic Fashion, 8-1

BISMARCK, N.D.–The last time the Bismarck Bobcats defeated the Minot Minotauros by seven goals, March 29, 2013, the Minot franchise was still in the newcomer phase. Ten seasons later, the Bobcats (9-9-3) dominated the Tauros (12-8-2) 8-1 at the VFW Sports Center on Wednesday. In a rivalry series that has been so tightly contested for […]

Bobcats Bury Bulls, 8-1

MASON CITY, IOWA–The Bismarck Bobcats, behind an eight-goal run spanning 30 minutes, blew out the North Iowa Bulls 8-1 at Mason City Arena on Saturday. In a similar start as Friday’s overtime loss, the Bobcats’ first period was far from their best. North Iowa scored the first goal again on a power play in the […]

Bobcats Battle Back, Force OT in Mason City

MASON CITY, IOWA–The Bismarck Bobcats were down, but not out. After trailing 3-1 in the third period to the North Iowa Bulls at Mason City Arena on Friday, the Bobcats notched a comeback. Drew Holt, with Calvin Hanson setting up a one-timer, scored a power play goal with 12:01 remaining in regulation. The next ten […]

Atchison’s OT Goal Lifts Bobcats Over St. Cloud

BISMARCK, N.D.–Erik Atchison had been the victim of bad puck luck for far too long. With only one goal in his first 22 shots on net–not including numerous posts–as a Bobcat, Atchison cashed in the overtime winning goal to defeat the St. Cloud Norsemen 3-2 on Friday. Atchison skated the puck all the way up […]

Power Play Strikes Twice, Bobcats Split in St. Cloud

ST. CLOUD, MINN.–The Bismarck Bobcats brought themselves back into the win column with a 3-1 victory in St. Cloud on Saturday. In a game that featured four total goals, none of which were scored with even numbers on the ice, the Bobcats’ special teams stepped up on the road. Evan Hunter and Patrick Johnson came […]

Bruins Outlast Bobcats in Shootout

BISMARCK, N.D.–In two well-contested games between two solid hockey teams, the Austin Bruins had the upper hand, winning both games against the Bismarck Bobcats at the VFW Sports Center. The Bobcats scored three goals on Friday night, but could not string multiple goals together at a time. That proved to be costly for Bismarck, as […]

Bobcats Run Past St. Cloud

BISMARCK, N.D.–The Bismarck Bobcats (5-4-1) swept the St. Cloud Norsemen (4-5-1) in a two-game series at the VFW Sports Center by scores of 3-2 and 7-4. The Bobcats never trailed throughout the series and were tied only twice throughout the two games. Luke Roelofs scored two goals on Friday, including the game winner with 7:55 […]

Bobcats Shut Out Tauros in Minot

MINOT, N.D.–For the first time ever, the Bismarck Bobcats have shut out the Minot Minotauros in a regulation game at the Maysa Arena. Linards Lipskis made 36 saves, Vertti Jantunen scored twice, and the Bobcats blanked Minot 4-0 on Friday. The Bobcats had shut out Minot on the road once before, a 1-0 shootout victory […]

Bobcats Sweep Wings in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D.–Nearly four years had passed since the last time the Bismarck Bobcats returned from the Odde Ice Center with four points. A combination of John Roberts and Atticus Kelly were in goal for the wins on November 9 and 10, 2018 in Aberdeen. On Saturday, the Bobcats’ offense backed up Linards Lipskis to a […]