By: E Koehler, nusteelhockey.com
New Ulm finally got their first overtime win of the season Saturday night. This contest against Breezy Point marked New Ulm’s fifth game this season that was tied at the end of regulation.
Alex Nagel had another multi-point game, with two goals and one assist. Nagel scored New Ulm’s fourth goal that forced the game into overtime and he opened the scoring 5:20 into the first period. Nagel stole the puck in the neutral zone, made his way to the slot and scored glove side.
Tom Reilly put New Ulm up 2-1 at 11:19 of the first period. Reilly took a hit to make a pass up to Luc Kreuser. Kreuser carried the puck down the ice, around the back of the net and found Reilly in front.
Josh Maucieri tied the game up at 2-2, 9:54 into the second period. Zach Frasier was credited with the assist.
New Ulm took a 3-2 lead at 11:22 of the second period. Reilly grabbed the loose puck from behind the net and passed it to Kreuser in the slot. Kreuser buried the puck top shelf, over the blocker.
New Ulm totaled 14 penalty minutes on three infractions and went 1-for-4 on the power play. Breezy Point had a total of 10 penalty minutes on five infractions and went 1-for-2 on the power play.