Southern Regional High School's Ryan Rowland scored the final two goals of the game as the Rams ice hockey team rallied to beat host Point Pleasant Borough 4-3 Sunday in the first round of the Dowd Cup Tournament.
Southern trailed 3-1 after two periods, but the Rams got goals from John Puskas and Rowland to tie it before Rowland scored the winning goal with 8 minutes, 14 seconds left. Jeff Jillson scored Southern's other goal in the first period.
Rams goalie Kyle Pinder made 29 saves. Steven Kovaleski had a hat trick for Point Pleasnnt Borough.
Southern Regional 1 0 3-4
Manasquan 1 2 0-3
Goals-Rowland (2), Jillson, Puskas S. Kovaleski (3) PPB.
Goalies-Pinder (29) S. Bissey (18) PPB.
Records-Southern 13-5-2; PPB 14-6-2.