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Ian Ecklund broke toward the puck in the team's last home game on February 15. Alexandria will be back at the RCC this Friday night as the Blizzard enter a must-win situation in game three. (Lori Mork, Echo Press)

Blizzard hockey: Alexandria digs 0-2 playoff hole

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By Lori Mork

In both of their first two playoff games, the Alexandria Blizzard outshot Granite City 28-18 and 30-22, and in both games, penalties against the Blizzard proved costly as they dropped both 4-1 and 4-3 in their best-of-five game series with the Granite City Lumberjacks.


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