The Wooster Oilers' offense had a big night, peppering the Toledo Cherokee with 45 shots throughout the game. The Wooster Oilers took the lead late in the second on a goal from Cole Barney.
Turner Banyasz did his part, adding 2 goals and Zach Zwierecki contributed with 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists).
In the first, Banyasz opened the scoring for Wooster with a goal at 4:49 with helpers from his linemates, Zwierecki and Kesto. Zwierecki netted a goal at 15:58 with assists from Kesto and Dawson.
In the second period, Weinrich finally put the Cherokee on the board with a goal at 14:42 with a helper from his teammate Felser. Barney answered for the Oilers with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 19:50 with assists from Zwierecki and Kesto.
In the third, Banyasz scored a goal at 7:17 with helpers from Hillebrecht and Seay. Snyder answered for the Cherokee with a goal at 19:15. Malinak quickly followed with a goal at 19:35 with assists from Dawson and Malinak.
Wooster’s victory was in no doubt helped out by Gillis as he stopped 24 of the 26 shots he faced. Gillis’ counterpart, Gonzalez, also had a big night, managing to stop 40 of 43, but ultimately fell short.
This win brings the Wooster Oilers’ record to (15-13-3-0).