Chicago Steel beat Youngstown Phantoms in overtime

The Chicago Steel hosted the Youngstown Phantoms in the action on Saturday in what was expected to be a close game. The game went into overtime and Chicago prevailed. The final score was 2-1.

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The Chicago Steel hosted the Youngstown Phantoms in the action on Saturday in what was expected to be a close game. The game went into overtime and Chicago prevailed. The final score was 2-1.

Chicago's Michael Emerson scored the game-winning goal.

The visiting Phantoms started off strong and took the lead right after the beginning of the game with Tyler Catalano scoring in the first period, a goal assisted by Chase Pietila and Jake Rozzi.

The Steel tied the game 1-1 with a goal from Jayden Perron halfway through the first period, assisted by Mack Celebrini and Michael Emerson.

In overtime, it took 2:00 before Michael Emerson scored the game-winner for the home team, assisted by Jake Livanavage and Jack Harvey.

Next games:

The Steel play Dubuque away on Friday at 7:05 p.m. CST at Dubuque Ice Arena. The Phantoms will face Team USA at home on Wednesday at 6:05 p.m. CST at USA Hockey Arena.