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Blue Devils defeat Express in overtime 5-4

BINGHAMTON - To to the ice.

Semifinals in the BCHSHA playoffs.

#1 Elmira/Horseheads and #4 Chenango Forks.

The Express beat Forks in the second round, forcing the Blue Devils to fight through the losers bracket.

Now, they get another crack at redemption.

Forks would build up a 4-1 lead and looked poised to cruise into the finals.

But pump the brakes, here come the Express.

They score three-straight to tie things up at 4.

Blue Devils goalie Chris Brewer still managed to stop 37 shots in regulation.

But this game needed overtime.

And just 13 seconds in, it was over.

Kevin Matson with a blast from the blue line.

He sends Forks into a frenzy, and into the finals!

Blue Devils take it 5-4 in OT.

They'll play #2 Binghamton for the championship on Saturday at 6:30.

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