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Broncos nip Little Falls in overtime

INTERNATIONAL FALLS — Little Falls led 4-3 and 5-4 but the International Falls Broncos scored the game-winning goal with 30 seconds left in overtime to pin a 6-5 loss on the Flyers in non-conference play Saturday.


Austin Maciej, Luke Majerle, Austin Bjorge, Joey Hanowski and Ben Newman scored goals for the Flyers, who gave up three short-handed goals.

Little Falls, 1-1, hosts St. Cloud Cathedral at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Becker/Big Lake 4,

Northern Lakes 3

PRINCETON — Gaven Bickford, Andy Sorben, and Kegan Couture scored goals as the Northern Lakes Lightning lost to Becker/Big Lake 4-3 Saturday in a non-conference game.

Lightning goalie Joe Herda saved 29 shots.

Becker/Big Lake 0 3 1 — 4

Northern Lakes 1 2 0 — 3

First period: NL-Gaven Bickford (Kegan Couture, Connor Chambers) PP 8:06

Second period: NL- Andy Sorben (Kegan Couture) 7:47, BL-Ben Cencer SH 9:34, BL-Jason Tonneslan (Zach Muller) PP 11:30, NL-Kegan Couture (Connor Chambers, Aspen Florey) 16:06, BL-Adam Hayes (Ben Cencer) 16:59

Third period: BL-Levi Monson (Adam Hayes, Ben Cencer) PP 3:24

Shots on goal: NL-34; BL-33

Goalies: NL-Joe Herda (29 saves); BL-Alex Darsow (31 saves)

Overall: NL 0-2. Next: Northern Lakes vs. River Lakes at Richmond 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Eveleth/Gilbert 8,

Wadena-Deer Creek 6

EVELETH — Mitchell Swanson and Bridger Pettit scored two goals each for the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines in an 8-6 loss to Eveleth/Gilbert Saturday.

Christian Berg had three assists and Wesley Janson saved 35 shots in the non-conference game.

Eveleth-Gilbert 3 3 2 — 8

Wadena-Deer Creek 2 4 0 — 6

First period: WDC-Christian Berg (Bridger Pettit, Tyler Winkels) 2:08, WDC-Mason Freeman (Jake Krause, David Najjar) 4:23, EG- Cole Jackson (Brett Kivela) 7:29, EG-Gus Karkinen (Brett Kivela) 13:38, EG- Nick Moe (Dalton Everson) 14:22.

Second period: EG- Mitchell Huffman (Brett Kivela, Cole Jackson) PP 5:05, WDC-Bridger Pettit (Mitchell Swanson) 6:17, WDC-Mitchell Swanson (Christian Berg, Trenton Wollenburg) 10:45, WDC-Mitchell Swanson (Bridger Pettit, Christian Berg) 11:30, WDC-Bridger Pettit (Mitchell Swanson, Christian Berg) 14:44, EG-Brett Kivela 15:17, EG-Cole Jackson (Gus Karkinen) PP 16:54.

Third period: EG-Cole Jackson (Gus Karkinen) PP,EN :18, EG-Cole Jackson (Mitchell Huffman, Gus Karkinen) 16:22.

Shots on goal: WDC-32; EG-37

Goalies: WDC-Wesley Janson (35 saves); EG-Corey Clapsaddle (32 saves)

Overall: WDC 0-3-0. Next: Breckenridge/Wahpeton at Wadena-Deer Creek 7 p.m. Monday.