At the junior hockey level, the Bismarck Bobcats defeated the Austin Bruins on Oct. 18 at the VFW Center.
Bismarck won, 5-2.
The victory ties Bismarck for first place in the Central Division because the Minnesota Wilderness tied with Aberdeen Wings. Each team has 14 points.
Bismarck will close out the two-game set with Austin Saturday at 7:15 p.m.