The Toledo Cherokee's defense had a poor night, allowing the Pittsburgh Vengeance 25 shots throughout the game. The Pittsburgh Vengeance took the lead early in the third on a goal from Austin Martz.
Nathaniel Schwartz delivered for his team with 2 goals and Simon Soderberg chipped in with 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists).
During the first period, Schwartz opened the scoring for Pittsburgh with a goal at 17:15 with helpers from teammates Jenkins and Mezsargs.
In the second, Soderberg netted a goal at 7:35 with assists from Bioni and Friedman. Mullins finally put the Cherokee on the board with a goal at 19:40 with helpers from Weinrich and Snyder.
In the third, Martz answered for the Vengeance with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 2:49 with assists from Soderberg and Sturny. Schwartz scored a goal at 4:53 with helpers from Oslick and Soderberg. Gilbert quickly followed with a goal at 5:40 with assists from Shoup and Mintun. Servidio answered for Pittsburgh with a goal at 16:12 with helpers from Bioni and Glavach.
This loss brings the Toledo Cherokee’s record to (5-13-0-0).