Xpress Rally From Three-Goal Deficit To Down Wooster

Trailing 3-0 after the first period, the Southern Tier Xpress controlled the NA3HL game the rest of the way en route to a 6-3 victory over Wooster on Sunday at Alice Noble Ice Arena.

Assistant captain Michael Lamison scored 30 seconds into the second period and the Xpress (3-1) held the momentum the remainder of the game. Harry Payne, Mickenzie Restle and Nick Wilcox followed with goals in the period to give Southern Tier a 4-3 lead. In the third period, Wilcox found the back of the net again and Stuart Pearson also tallied a goal.

Providing assists for the winners were Tristan Mock (two), Ty Rickabaugh and Joey Gerace.

Rookie Brandon Heacock earned his first win between the pipes, making 29 saves. Wooster goalie Joseph Ackley made 40 saves.

The Xpress return home Saturday for a 7 p.m. game against Toledo.

Original article by The Post-Journal.