Griffins Regain 1st Place in Fight Filled 4-2 Win
Grand Rapids and Rockford faced off in a battle for first place in the Midwest Division and what a battle it was. The Griffins scored early and often and survived a rough physical contest in order to defeat the Rockford IceHogs 4-2. Landon Ferraro led the way with a pair of goals (7,8) including a shorthander and the team also got singles from Andersson (6) and Smith (4). Netminder Thomas McCollum made 31 saves in the win, his 6th of the season.