The Cherokee fall to the Xpress 3-1

Ricardo Gonzalez came up big, stopping 49 of 52 shots throughout the game. The Southern Tier Xpress took the lead before the halfway point in the second on a goal from Joey Gerace.

Joey Gerace did his part, adding 2 goals.

During the first, Snyder opened the scoring for Toledo with a goal at 7:25 with an assist from Felser. Mezsargs answered for the Xpress with a goal at 19:50 with helpers from teammates Grant and Zwieg.

In the second period, Gerace netted what turned out to be the game winning goal at 13:11 with an assist from defenseman Dusek.

In the third, Gerace deposited a goal at 4:19 with helpers from his linemates, Lamison and Pearson.

This loss brings the Toledo Cherokee’s record to (12-34-1-0).