RAMPAGE EDGE STARS IN 2-1 VICTORY
Defenseman Chris Bigras Tallies Two Assists in Return
SAN ANTONIO (Dec. 27, 2016) – A late power-play goal from Cody Corbett lifted the San Antonio Rampage (13-15-2-0) 2-1 over the Texas Stars (15-11-1-1) Tuesday night at the AT&T Center.
Rampage goaltender Spencer Martin stop 33-of-34 shots, en route to Third Star of the Game honors. Defenseman Chris Bigras collected two assists to earn the Second Star of the Game as Corbett’s game winner earned the third-year pro the First Star of the Game.
Rampage forward Jim O'Brien scored the first period's lone goal at the 2:57 mark from Bigras and Anton Lindholm. San Antonio took its 1-0 lead into the first intermission.
After a scoreless second period, the Stars evened the game at one when Brandon DeFazio landed a power-play goal at 8:05. But the Rampage stormed right back as Corbett's shot from the high slot beat Texas’ Landon Bow at 10:45 for the go-ahead and eventual game-winning goal.
Forwards: Defensemen: Goaltenders:
Whitney – O'Brien – Nunn Bigras – Lindholm Martin
Greer – Compher – Grimaldi Siemens – Boikov Simpson
Nantel – Bourke – Ranger Young – Jardine
Henley – Belzile – Corbett
San Antonio begins its six-game road stint against the Tucson Roadrunners Friday night at 8:05 p.m. at the Tucson Convention Center. All Rampage games can be heard on Ticket 760 and SARampage.com. Individual and season tickets are available and can be purchased by calling a Rampage representative at 210-444-5554 or online at SARampage.com. The 2016-17 season is presented by Wells Fargo.
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