WATCH: Force flattened by Stampede

FARGO — The Sioux Falls Stampede cruised to a 7-4 win over Fargo on Saturday in United States Hockey League action at Scheels Arena.

Artem Ivanyuzhenkov recorded a hat trick to lead the Stampede.

Ben Meyers found the back of the net twice to pace the Force. Meyers, Christoffer Bjork and Mike Kesselring each scored in the second period to cut Sioux Falls' lead to 4-3 heading into the third.