Vincent Casale gave Pittsburgh a 3-2 (OT) victory over Southern Tier when he scored 3:59 into the extra period.
Casale had two goals to lead Pittsburgh to victory.
Pittsburgh put up an impenetrable defensive front on the penalty kill, and did not allow Southern Tier to score on any of its three power plays. Southern Tier was unable to stop Pittsburgh from sending pucks towards the net, and Pittsburgh eventually piled up 51 shots on goal.
Southern Tier excelled on the penalty kill, not giving up a single goal in six chances.
Southern Tier was helped by Luke Grossman, who tallied one goal. Grossman scored 17:54 into the third period to make the score 2-2. Hunter Kepple assisted on the tally. Southern Tier also got a goal from Nicholas Wilcox as well. In addition, Southern Tier received assists from Joseph Gerace, who had one.
Jacob Stack made 19 saves for Pittsburgh on 21 shots. Pittsburgh incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors. Ryan Pascarella recorded 48 saves for Southern Tier. Southern Tier incurred 14 minutes in penalty time with seven minors.