Syracuse pulled out a 3-2 (OT) overtime victory over Lockport on a clutch goal by Raymond Falso.
Syracuse was led by Falso, who had one goal. Falso scored 1:13 into overtime to make the score 3-2 Syracuse. Raymond Rowe picked up the assist.
Syracuse’s offense rang up 31 shots on Lockport’s net.
Syracuse also had goals scored by Kelsey Head and Nicholas Sanborn, who each put in one. More assists for Syracuse came via Nate Walker, who had one and Brendan Sand, who had two.
Lockport was held below its usual level of production. Lockport averages 4.6 goals per game. Lockport kept Syracuse’s goalie busy throughout the game, and Kyle VanWagner made 38 saves on 40 shots.
Lockport was helped by Erick Santiago, who grabbed one goal. Santiago scored 8:36 into the second period to make the score 1-1. Gibson Stuart assisted on the tally. Lockport also got a goal from Justin Durkee as well. In addition, Lockport received assists from Anthony Tomassi, Frank II Vecchio, and Dylan Jenkins, who contributed one each.
Syracuse incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors. Sal Stalteri recorded 28 saves for Lockport. Lockport incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors.