FARGO, N.D. - The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders continued their winning ways Friday night, downing Fargo, 5-4, in a USHL shootout before 3,605 fans at Scheels Arena.
Dylan McLaughlin's goal in the fifth round of the shootout secured the win for Cedar Rapids (20-3, 40 points). The win was a USHL-record 12th straight on the road to start a season.
The Riders fought back from deficits of 2-0 and 3-1 to push the game to a shootout. Cal Burke tied the game at 17:53 of the third period on an assist from Aaron Thow.
Ross Colton, Jiri Fronk and Hugh McGing also had goals in regulation for the Riders. Fronk also netted one in the shootout.