Syracuse erases deficit to stun Wilkes-Barre, 4-3

 

Syracuse climbed out of a three-goal hole to beat Wilkes-Barre, 4-3.

Syracuse never led in the game until netting the game winner. Syracuse trailed 3-0 after a goal by Wilkes-Barre's Ryan Flanagan at 10:37 in the third period. Syracuse knotted things up at 3-3 on a power play goal by Rocco DeRollo at 14:40 in the third period. Syracuse netted the game winner at 19:31 in the third period on a goal by DeRollo.

 

Nicholas Sanborn was all over the ice for Syracuse, as he registered two goals in the win.

Syracuse kept Wilkes-Barre's goalie busy throughout the game, and Nolan Bivolcic made 48 saves on 52 shots. Syracuse cashed in on power play opportunities, scoring two goals on three chances.

More assists for Syracuse came via Jag Masters, who had two and Matthew Emerick and Raymond Rowe, who contributed one each.

Wilkes-Barre forced Syracuse goalie Kyle VanWagner to work between the pipes, taking 37 shots.

Wilkes-Barre was helped by Kenny Myers, who finished with one goal. Myers scored 11:58 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Wilkes-Barre. In addition, Wilkes-Barre received assists from Richard Zemanek, who had one.

Syracuse's VanWagner stopped 34 shots out of the 37 that he faced. Syracuse incurred six minutes in penalty time with three minors. Wilkes-Barre incurred 10 minutes in penalty time with five minors.