TUCSON, Ariz. (Feb. 23, 2018) – Netminder Ville Husso recorded 28 saves to help the San Antonio Rampage (26-21-7-0) earn a point against the Tucson Roadrunners (29-16-2-1) in a 2-1 overtime loss on Friday at the Tucson Convention Center.
Tucson opened the scoring at 15:55 of the opening period when Lane Pederson's wrister from the slot went over the glove of Husso. The remainder of the period went scoreless as the Roadrunners took a one-goal advantage into the first intermission.
San Antonio evened the game at one with a shorthanded tally at 10:43 of the second frame after Jordan Schmaltz found Shawn St. Amant on a breakaway, allowing the forward to beat goaltender Adin Hill for his fourth of the season.
After a scoreless third period, the contest was forced into overtime. Tucson landed the game winner 1:40 into the extra period after Mike Sislo received a backdoor pass from Laurent Dauphin and fired the puck past Husso, securing a 2-1 victory for the Roadrunners.
Forwards: Defensemen: Goaltenders:
Greer-Agozzino-Thompson Bigras-Meloche Husso
Kostin-Belzile-Petryk Geertsen-Schmaltz Martin
Ranford-Girard-Vogelhuber De Jong-Graham
San Antonio continue its annual Rodeo Road Trip when they return to the ice for a rematch against the Tucson Roadrunners on Saturday, Feb. 24 at 8:05 p.m. at the Tucson Convention Center. The Rampage will play their next three games on the road before returning to the AT&T Center on March 2 to host the Wolves for the 15th annual Rampage Military Appreciation Night, presented by Grunt Style. Season tickets for the 2018-19 campaign are available and can be purchased by calling a Rampage representative at 210-444-5554 or online at SARampage.com. The 2017-18 season is presented by H-E-B and Wells Fargo.