BOYS HOCKEY: Spuds topple Bemidji in OT again
MOORHEAD — Once again, a Bemidji-Moorhead hockey game went to overtime.
Bemidji (7-8) scored the first two goals of the game, both on the power play.
Cole Hartje got the Lumberjacks on the board first at the 9:56 mark of the first with assists from Erik Fitzgerald and Seth Neubeck.
Brett Isense made it 2-0 in the second with a score at 6:36, assisted by Nick Leitner.
But the Spuds (8-7) roared back, scoring the next two goals to tie it.
Grant Weiss scored at 9:32 and Addison Hardy at 12:59 to complete the comeback.
After a scoreless third period it was Moorhead who prevailed on Herdt’s game-winner.“We played a very solid game,” BHS head coach Wade Chiodo said. “We just ran out of gas. We made a few mistakes in the overtime and they capitalized on them.”Garrett Atteberry made 25 saves for the Lumberjacks while Jacob Dittner made 22 for the Spuds.
Moorhead 3, Bemidji 2, OTBHS 1 1 0 0 — 2MHS 0 2 0 1 — 3First Period — 1, BHS, C.Hartjke (Fitzgerald, Nuebeck), 9:56, PP.Second Period — 2, BHS, Isensee (N.Leitner), 6:36, PP; 3, MHS, Weiss (Odegard), 9:32; 4, MHS, Hardy (Mehnert), 12:59.Third Period — No Scoring.Overtime — 5, MHS, Herdt (Mehnert, Borgen), 5:49.