By: E Koehler, nusteelhockey.com
New Ulm was leading Granite City 5-3 early in the third period. Granite City’s Owen Sikich and Noah Krueger each scored a goal in the last five minutes of regulation time to tie the game up 5-5. Cole Buhl scored the game-winning goal in overtime to give Granite City the, 6-5, win.
Granite City took an early lead 2:26 into the first period with a power-play goal from Sikich. Ryan Pearson scored at 17:06 of the first period to give Granite City a 2-0 lead.
Kirk Coppock scored two goals for New Ulm in the second period just three minutes apart.
New Ulm totaled six penalty minutes on three infractions and went 0-6 on the power play. Granite City had a total of 12 penalty minutes on six infractions and went 2-for-3 on the power play.