The Xpress struggled against the Vengeance 5-2 in home game

The Southern Tier Xpress' defense had a poor night, allowing the Pittsburgh Vengeance 33 shots throughout the game. The Pittsburgh Vengeance took the lead before the halfway point in the second on a goal from Simon Soderberg.

Thomas Polster did his part, adding 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Simon Soderberg contributed with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).

In the first, Glavach opened the scoring for Pittsburgh with a goal at 7:14 with a helper from defenseman Bioni. Mock answered for Southern Tier with a goal at 12:00 with helpers from his linemates, Wilcox and Lamison. Keller put in a goal at 18:21 with assists from his teammates Rickabaugh and Allen.

In the second, Unger answered for the Vengeance with a goal at 8:27 with a helper from defenseman Bioni. Soderberg quickly followed with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 9:40 with assists from Bates and Erker. Shepherd netted a goal at 15:16 with helpers from Polster and Soderberg.

In the third period, Polster deposited a goal at 19:44 with an assist from defenseman Oslick.

This loss brings the Southern Tier Xpress’ record to (3-3-0-0).