(HALIFAX, N.S.) – Forward Corneila Geib (Calgary, AB) was the hero on Saturday night as the UPEI Panthers defeated the Dalhousie Tigers 3-2 in overtime at the Halifax Forum.
The two teams combined for 71 shots in a game that saw the Panthers come back from two separate one-goal deficits.
The Panthers responded with two tallies from Alisha MacDonald (Summerside, PEI) – one in the second period and one in the third – to take the game to overtime, before Geib completecd the comeback at 3:03 of the extra session.
UPEI improved to 2-0-0 in the win while the Tigers fell to 0-0-1. The next action for the Panthers goes on Friday as they host St. Thomas at 7:00 while Dalhousie welcomes Moncton in an afternoon affair on Saturday.
By: Mike Still, Dalhousie Athletics