The Rockford IceHogs used the power of the Force on Sunday to defeat the Charlotte Checkers in a shootout at the BMO Harris Bank Center. The IceHogs picked up two big points in standings in a 2-1 victory.
Mac Carruth stood tall in a 13-round shootout to earn the victory. Bryan Bickell scored the lone regulation goal for the IceHogs.
The Star Wars-themed jersey night was part of the team's annual fundraising charity, this year supporting the Special Olympics of Illinois. In total, more than $75,000 was raised at the auction after the game.