The Bismarck Bobcats held off the Minnesota Wilderness 5-4 on Tuesday at Northwoods Credit Union Arena in Cloquet, sweeping their North American Hockey League first-round playoff series in three games.

Luke Gramer and Lars Rodne scored power-play goals and Ryan Taylor, Nico Chmelevski and Tim Piechowski added even-strength goals for Bismarck.

Zach Michaelis, Will Traeger, Mikol Sartor and Donte Lawson tallied for the Wilderness.

Cameron Korpi made 28 saves for Bismarck; Kaleb Johnson stopped 17 shots for Minnesota.

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