The Peoria Mustangs' defense had a poor night, allowing the Metro Jets 25 shots throughout the game. The Metro Jets took the lead early in the second on a goal from Joey Bruce.
Rhett Limback chipped in with 2 assists.
In the first period, Cinato opened the scoring for Metro with a goal at 3:37 with helpers from Macaulay and Limback.
In the second, Bruce netted what turned out to be the game winning goal at 2:59 with assists from Thornton and Flannery. Hansen deposited a goal at 16:07 with a helper from his teammate Alafriz. Healy finally put Peoria on the board with a goal at 19:59 with assists from Finley and Radley.
During the third period, Schwartz answered for Metro with a goal at 1:03 with helpers from Limback and Schwartz.
This loss brings the Peoria Mustangs’ record to (22-18-1-1).