Black Hawks End 2019 With Another Win On New Year’s Eve
Waterloo hopes to continue the momentum they built up in the fall of 2019 right into 2020! The Black Hawks are 21-5-1 with 43 points and a HUGE 12 point lead over 2nd place Fargo in the USHL Western Conference.
After beating the Des Moines Buccaneers twice this past weekend, the Black Hawks survived a big rally by the Madison Capitols to claim a 7-3 New Year’s Eve win at Young Arena on Tuesday night. Plus, Joe Cassetti had a hat trick! In just his third game, Cassetti continued his exceptional return to Waterloo, recording the lone goal of the first period. It was his fourth goal in seven periods since returning to the team.
The Black Hawks return to action Friday, January 3rd to open a home-and-home series against the Dubuque Fighting Saints on the road at Mystique Ice Center. This Saturday night, January 4th, "May the Force be with you"! Join them for their 3rd annual Star Wars Night in Party Town.
Star Wars characters from the Central Garrison - 501st Legion will be in attendance to greet fans throughout the game. The Dark Lord of the Sith could even make a special appearance! Be sure to stop by Fan Services on game night to purchase your red light saber. Take advantage of the Hy-Vee Family-4-Pack featuring 4 game tickets, 4 Hy-Vee brats or mac & cheese, 4 chuck-a-pucks and 4 soft drinks for just $48 (deadline to purchase is noon on game day). Be sure to come early to enjoy live music from The Tank Anthony Band in The Cold Zone until 6:45pm. It's also Waterloo Schools Hockey Night with the Waterloo Career Center. Discounted tickets are available for all Waterloo Schools students and staff by calling 319-232-3444 or go to waterlooblackhawks.com/tickets