THE STREAK LIVES! Storm Edge Ice
by Zach Borg, Weekend Sports Anchor
April 20, 2013 11:24 PM
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The Sioux Falls Storm extended their home win streak in dramatic fashion. After giving up a 45-yard touchdown to the Colorado Ice with just one second left in the fourth, the Storm stopped a game-tying two point conversion attempt to secure their 28th straight win at the Sioux Falls Arena, 45-43.
It is the Storm's third straight win (5-2) of the season. Their last loss was a 37-33 setback to Colorado (5-2) on March 24th.
The game was tight throughout, featuring two ties and two lead changes in the first half. The Storm led 24-20 at the break.
In the second half the Storm never led by more than nine, seeing the Ice draw to with in one or two points four times. Down 45-37 the Ice got a desparation 45-yard touchdown pass from Willie Copeland to Rashad Mason, pulling to within two points with just one second left.
The Storm visit Chicago next Saturday at 6:05 PM.