Morris Benson Area stormed back into the game with three third-period goals, but Prairie Centre's Hunter Fletcher scored unassisted at 9:31 of overtime to secure the Section 6A win on Saturday, Feb. 16, at the Sauk Centre Civic Arena in Sauk Centre.
Prairie Centre led 3-1 after two periods, but MBA's Zander Hoffman and Brady Goff scored third-period goals to tie the game. After Prairie Centre regained the lead on Brady Miller's goal, MBA's Brady DeHaan tied it again, at 4-4, with an unassisted goal at 11:07 of the third.
MBA's Chase Engebretson was busy in net, stopping 68 of 73 Prairie Centre shots.
The Storm end the season 8-14 overall and graduate four seniors off the roster this spring: Kellen Erdahl, Kolby Goff, Alexander Perowitz and Michael Halvorson.
Prairie Centre 5, MBA 4 OT
MBA 1 0 3 0 - 4
Prairie Centre 1 2 1 1 - 5
FIRST PERIOD - M: Mathew Tolifson (Kolby Goff) 3:21 ... P: Hudson Pung (Andrew Bick, Hunter Fletcher) 13:03 pp
SECOND PERIOD - P: Eli Fletcher (Cole Crosby) 1:04 ... P: E. Fletcher (Crosby) 2:59
THIRD PERIOD - M: Zander Hoffman (Reece Kuseske) 2:21 ... M: Brady Goff (Jack Riley) 3:11 ... P: Brady Miller (Daniel Thompson) 10:39 ... M: Brady DeHaan 11:07
OVERTIME - P: H. Fletcher 9:31
GOALIE SAVES/SHOTS - Morris/Benson Area: Chase Engebretson 68/73 ... Prairie Centre: Isaiah DeFoe 23/27