In a game that went back and forth from the opening whistle, Guelph rallied for two goals early in third period to beat Erie 5-4. The Storm was led by Tyler Bertuzzi's pair of goals, including the tying goal three minutes into the third period. Ryan Horvat provided the game winning goal three minutes later. Erie was led on the score sheet by Connor Brown, Brenden Gaunce, Dylan Strome, and Andre Burakovsky. Game two takes place Friday night at Guelph. Games three and four will be in Erie on Monday April 21st and Tuesday April 22nd.