Scott Campbell stopped all five shots in the shootout, leading the Thunder to a 5-4 victory over the Mississippi RiverKings on Saturday in Southaven, Miss.
The Thunder has won three straight.
Wichita's Paul Kelly, the first player to make his attempt, was the only successful offensive player in the shootout. Kelly beat former Thunder goalie Tim Boron.
Steve Makway, Kevin Cooper, Jason Reese and Jim Jorgensen scored during regulation for the Thunder. Cooper's goal came on a breakaway while the Thunder was shorthanded.
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Wichita1 2 1 0 1 — 5 Mississippi1 1 2 0 0 — 4
First Period—1, Wichita, Makway (Kelly, Foster) 3:55. 2, Mississippi, Chaumont (Truelson, Margeson) 6:11. Penalties— Simoes, M, (roughing) 9:37; Simoes, M (board checking) 9:37; McAllister, W (roughing) 9:37; Landmesser, M (tripping) 19:00; Hanson, W (interference) 19:15.
Second Period—3, Wichita, Cooper (UA) (SH) 1:04. 4, Wichita, Reese (Thompson, Hill) 11:02. 5, Mississippi, Stoddard (Held, Simoes) 16:07. Penalty— Bria, W (interference) 5:11.
Third Period—6, Mississippi, Margeson (Landmesser, Summers) 6:58. 7, Wichita, Jorgensen (Ottmann) 8:25. 8, Mississippi, Pierce (Chaumont, Detulleo) 16:20. Penalty— Klempa, W (hooking) 19:00.
Overtime— No scoring.
Shootout—Wichita, Kelly, Y.
Shots—Wichita 10-7-7-4-1—29; Mississippi 11-13-13-6—43. Saves— Wichita, Campbell 43 shots, 39 saves; Mississippi, Boron 28-24. Power plays— Wichita 0-2; Mississippi 0-3. Referee— Steve Cruickshank. Linesmen— Shawn Morgan, Zach Thornton. Att.— 4,366.