Gabe Rosek came up big, stopping 26 of 34 shots throughout the game. The Pittsburgh Vengeance took the lead before the halfway point in the third on a goal from Dominick Glavach.
Brandon Ashley contributed with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Mac Diver delivered for his team with 2 assists. Nick Erker did his part, adding 2 goals and Dominick Glavach chipped in with 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists).
During the first, Erker opened the scoring for the Vengeance with a goal at 6:29 with helpers from his teammates Rickabaugh and Bates. Smith quickly followed with a goal at 8:19 with helpers from Ashley and Diver. Shepherd answered for Pittsburgh with a goal at 18:13 with assists from Unger and Rickabaugh.
During the second, Weyh answered for Lansing with a goal at 6:05 with helpers from Stensland and Ross. Ashley quickly followed with a goal at 7:19 with assists from Forman and Redman. Unger answered for the Vengeance with a goal at 15:10 with helpers from Bioni and Williams.
In the third, Erker scored a goal at 4:47 with assists from his linemates, Williams and Johns. Deratany quickly followed with a goal at 5:28 with helpers from Diver and Siewertsen. Glavach quickly followed with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 6:06 with assists from his linemates, Bates and Smith. Johns quickly followed with a goal at 7:27 with helpers from his linemates, Williams and Glavach. Smith deposited a goal at 10:28 with assists from his linemates, Johns and Glavach. Kirk netted a goal at 18:36 with helpers from his linemates, Shepherd and Friedman.
This loss brings the Lansing Wolves’ record to (26-17-1-3).