The Rochester Americans kept their season alive with a 4-1 victory over the Hershey Bears in the Eastern Conference final on Wednesday night at the Giant Center.
Lukas Rousek scored twice for Rochester, while Jiri Kulich and Michael Mersch also found the back of the net. Malcolm Subban stopped 32, including 24 in the first two periods. Lawrence Pilut added two assists.
The Amerks will host Game 6 at the Blue Cross Arena on Friday at 7:05 p.m.