The Wildcats dropped their first conference game 4-2 against the Burnsville Blaze. Penalties continue to plague the Wildcats; serving approximately sixteen minutes in the box throughout the game. The Wildcats saw a strong performance from their defenders Wilary, Meekin, Byrne, Krahn and Rehder. The second line also came through for the Wildcats with goals from Aiden White and Tony Asta. Manzella did an excellent job of fending off the power play. However, with crucial penalties in the last five minutes of the game, the Wildcats were unable to hold on to the lead. The Wildcats will continue conference play on Saturday at Apple Valley at 2:00 p.m.