Tri County icers rally late for win
Trailing by five goals, the Tri County Midget Yellow team rallied with a big six goal third period scoring explosion to nip Perinton 8-7 Saturday in an Empire Amateur Hockey League game.
John Pilon scored 4 goals and Patrick Ricker and Josh Wood each netted one during the decisive uprising. Wood tied the game at 7-7 with just over a minute to go and Wood followed up with the game winner with only 48 seconds remaining.
Pilon also scored a goal in the second period and Carson Bader netted Tri County’s lone first period tally.
Tri County also scored a pair of wins over Webster during the busy weekend.
Tri County bested Webster 10-4 on Friday as Ricker scored 5 goals, Ryan Wells and Jake Esposito two each and Ian McGraw 1.
Tri County led 8-4 after two periods as Ricker netted 2 in the opening period and 3 more in the second.
Tri County then blanked Webster 6-0 this evening as Ricker had 3 goals, Zack Geitner 2 and McGraw 1.
Nick Ray earned his first shutout of the season in goal.
Tri County is now 12-0 in the league and 17-1-1 overall.