The Giants defeated the T-Birds 7-1 in Game 1. Andrej Kukuca scored for the T-Birds. Roddy Ross had 25 saves and Cole Schwebius had eight saves. Dylan Plouffe scored twice for the Giants and Jadon Joseph, Milos Roman, Lukas Svejkovsky, Dawson Holt and Bowen Byram each scored. Trent Miner had 27saves.