Vipers Beat Chatham 7-4

The LaSalle Vipers grabbed a 3-2 series lead over Chatham with a come from behind 7-4 win at the Vollmer Centre.

The game was tied at two after a period then the Maroons jumped out to a 4-2 lead early in the third, only to have the Vipers storm back with five straight goals including four in the second.

Abdul Abouzeeni scored the game-winner for the Vipers, while Jack Bowler made sure with a late empty-netter.

Dane Johnstone scored twice in a losing cause for the Maroons.

The Vipers out shot the Maroons 32-30.

Game six is set for Memorial Arena in Chatham tonight.