Thunder drop game 5 to Allen

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Allen, TX – – The Wichita Thunder hockey team is one game away from elimination in the Central Hockey League finals after a 5 to 1 defeat to the Allen Americans Tuesday night.

Wichita took a 1 to nothing lead when Andrew Martens’ wrist shot lit the lamp with 10:57 to go in the first period.

In the second stanza Allen scored three times in less than seven minutes to take control of the contest and give the Americans a 3 games to 1 advantage in the best-of-seven series.

Game six will take place Friday night inside the Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita. Faceoff will be 7:05 p.m.

If the Thunder force game seven it would be set for Saturday night in Allen. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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