The Wooster Oilers' defense had a poor night, allowing the Southern Tier Xpress 32 shots throughout the game. The Southern Tier Xpress took the lead late in the second on a goal from Nick Wilcox.
Matthew Kesto delivered for his team with 2 assists. Nick Wilcox chipped in with 2 goals and Tristan Mock contributed with 2 assists.
During the first period, Banyasz opened the scoring for Wooster with a goal at 8:38 with a helper from Kesto. Lekarev put in a goal at 11:50 with helpers from Barney and Kesto. Steele deposited a goal at 16:54 with assists from his linemates, Hayden and Kelly.
In the second, Lamison finally put Southern Tier on the board with a goal at 0:28. Payne netted a goal at 11:57. Restle scored a goal at 14:24 with an assist from Mock. Wilcox deposited what turned out to be the game winning goal at 19:00 with a helper from fellow Xpress forward Mock.
In the third period, Wilcox put in a goal at 8:00 with an assist from defenseman Rickabaugh. Pearson scored a goal at 19:32 with a helper from his teammate Gerace.
This loss brings the Wooster Oilers’ record to (1-3-0-0).