RAPID CITY , S.D. (KEVN) - Before heading back on the road, the Rapid city Rush experienced a few roster changes.
Jack Walker made his return back to the Rush as a loan from AHL affiliate the Iowa Wild. The Rush also gained 6'5, 220 pound forward Shaquille Merasty as a trade from mountain division rival the Wichita Thunder.
On the other hand, the club did lose two key players in Matt Caito and Dante Salituro , who were both called up to the Iowa Wild two days before the team played the Allen Americans.
The Rush ran into some trouble in Texas, allowing the Americans to get a sweep for the series.
Second game of a two game series and that was Eric Roy scoring the American's first goal of the night with the assistance from Zach Pochiro, that was Roy's 13th goal of the season.
Here is Peter Sivak slinging it to the net and Kenton Miller is able to notch it in for the Rapid City score.
The rush took 39 shots on goal compared to Allen's 36
Alex Guptill is able to get the puck pass fry to take the Americans up 2-1
Christian Frey saved 33 of Allen's 36 shots.
Anthony Collins able to get the turnover and finds enough room to get the score to tie the game.
The Rush fall in double overtime 2-3.