(Rochester, Minn.)— The Rochester Honkers lost 5-4 to the Waterloo Bucks Thursday night in their final home game of the 2015 season. Tyler Feyereisen (St. Thomas) was charged with the loss for Rochester. Zach Siggelkow (St. Cloud State) earned the win for Waterloo. Matt James (Illinois) picked up the save for the Bucks.

The Honkers are 38-31 on the season, 1.5 games back of the Duluth Huskies for third in the North Division after the Huskies and Willmar Stingers lost a game to rain this Thursday.

On Friday, August 7th, the Honkers and Bucks will face off for the last time this season. The season series stands at 4-3 Rochester, so a win will secure the Scheels Highway 63 Cup for the Honkers.

The Honkers will travel to either St. Cloud or Willmar for the first round of the North Divisional Playoffs on Monday, August 10th. There will be a Fan Party bus traveling to the game at either location from Rochester. Fans can get a seat on the bus for $35. That cost will include the bus ride and a general admission ticket to the game. The Bus will depart from Gander Mountain in Rochester at 2:30 p.m. on game day. Fans can bring their own beverages and snacks, though water will be provided. Reserve your spot on the bus by calling the honkers office at 507-289-1170. Deadline to register for your seat is 5 p.m. on Saturday, August 8th.