Chris Coveney and Dan Barlok scored in the second period to pull the host Pioneers (1-4) within a goal twice, but Xaverian (2-1) scored the last three goals to skate away with the win at the Hart Center. Coveney scored off a pass from Chris Adams at 7:08 to make it 2-1, with Barlok pulling St. John's within a goal again at 12:49. Xaverian answered each time, scoring 35 seconds after Coveney then just six seconds after Barlok made it 3-2.
Xaverian 6, St. John's (Shrewsbury) 2
Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at Shrewsbury
Updated: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, 9:11 a.m.