INDIANAPOLIS --- Jay Williams turned away 36 shots as the Waterloo Black Hawks snapped a nine-game winless streak with a 2-0 United States Hockey League victory over the Indiana Ice Wednesday at Pepsi Arena.
Max Edson and John Siemer scored for the Black Hawks (10-15-3) as Waterloo halted a six-game winning streak by the Ice.
It was the first shutout of Williams' USHL career and it came against a team that had outscored its opponents, 27-9, over the last five games.
Edson put the Black Hawks up 1-0 on assists from Jamie Hill and Jacob MacDonald 4 minutes, 29 seconds into the first period. Siemer gave Waterloo a two-goal cushion 5:05 into the third with an assist from Mike Montagna.
Waterloo returns home Friday to host the Des Moines Buccaneers at 7:05 p.m. inside Young Arena.
SCORE BY PERIODS
Waterloo 1 0 1 - 2
Indiana 0 0 0 - 0
FIRST PERIOD - 1. Waterloo, Max Edson (Jamie Hill, Jacob MacDonald), 4:29. Penalties - Tyson Fulton, Wat (holding), 14:20.
SECOND PERIOD - No scoring. Penalties - Brandon Russo, Ind (holding), 1:45; Jake Youso, Wat (high sticking), 4:54.
THIRD PERIOD - 2. Waterloo, John Siemer (Mike Montagna), 5:05. Penalties - Fulton, Wat (delay of game), 4:20; Blake Coleman, Ind (delay of game), 4:20; Jarrod Rabey, Ind (cross checking), 8:40.
SHOTS ON GOAL
Waterloo 7 16 13 - 36
Indiana 11 12 13 - 36
Goalies - Waterloo, Jay Williams (36 saves). Indiana, Casey DeSmith (34 saves).