Storm boys settle for 3-3 tie
Morris Benson Area hosted Luverne Saturday and had to settle for a 3-3 tie.
Trailing 1-0 after two periods, Luverne outscored the Storm 3-2 in a wild third period to send it into overtime.
The Cardinals put nine shots on the Storm net in the extra minutes, but goalie Matt Huot was flawless and the game ended in a tie.
Luke Schwarz scored the only goal of the first period on an assist from Darion Helberg.
After the Cardinals went up 2-1 in the third, Kelly Engquist tied it up for the Storm with a power-play goal off an assist from Jordan Staples.
Mac Beyer gave the Storm the lead with another power-play goal from Engquist's assist.
Morris Benson 3
Luverne 0 0 3 0 -- 3
MBA 1 0 2 0 -- 3
FIRST PERIOD - MBA: Luke Schwarz (Darion Helberg) 13:47
SECOND PERIOD - no scoring
THIRD PERIOD - L: Logan Norman (Jack Frankenhoff) 3:27; L: Skyler Wenninger (Cody Christensen) 3:34; MBA: Kelly Engquist (Jordan Staples) pp, 7:35; MBA: Mac Beyer (Engquist) pp, 10:38; L: Norman (Chase Hoffman) 14:46
OVERTIME - no scoring
PENALTIES - Luverne: 0-1-3-0 - 4; Morris Benson Area: 0-1-2-0 - 3
SHOTS ON GOAL - Luverne: 10-11-13-9 - 43; Morris Benson Area: 7-9-6-4 - 26
GOALIE SAVES - Luverne: Ken Meyer 6-9-4-4 - 23; Morris Benson Area: Matt Huot