Ryan Pascarella came up big, stopping 39 of 40 shots throughout the game. The Southern Tier Xpress took the lead before the halfway point in the second on a goal from Michael Keller.
Stuart Pearson chipped in with 2 goals and Michael Keller had no trouble finding the scoresheet, adding 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).
In the second period, Restle opened the scoring for the Xpress with a goal at 4:00 with a helper from Tonzi. Keller deposited what turned out to be the game winning goal at 7:14 with an assist from his teammate Payne. Pearson put in a goal at 11:50. Pearson netted a goal at 14:25 with a helper from Keller.
During the third, Carter finally put Toledo on the board with a goal at 16:04.
Southern Tier’s victory was in no doubt helped out by Pascarella’s big night as he stopped 39 of the 40 shots he faced. Pascarella’s counterpart, Gonzalez, also had a big night, managing to stop 32 of 36, but ultimately fell short.
This win brings the Southern Tier Xpress’ record to (6-6-0-0).