Allen, Texas- The Allen Americans, ECHL affiliate of the Minnesota Wild, dropped a 6-2 decision to the Wichita Thunder on Saturday night in Allen.
Wichita outscored Allen 5-1 in the third period to earn a weekend split with the Americans.
Adam Miller scored for the third straight game. Joel Chouinard added a goal in the third period but the Allen rally fell a little short.
Americans rookie Kyle Hayton made his third straight start suffering the loss.
The Americans host Rapid City on Tuesday morning at 10:30 am in the first ever Kids Day Game in Allen.