The Swift Current Kabos Raiders avoided elimination from the Saskatchewan Bantam AA Hockey League playoffs with a 3-2 overtime win over the Prairie Storm Friday.
Tristan Carey scored his second goal of the game to even up the best-of-three South Division semi-final series.
Carey scored 55 seconds into overtime during his three-point outing to send the series back to Swift Current. He assisted on Dylan Rossiter’s first-period goal and scored 3:37 into the third period to put the Raiders ahead 2-1, their second lead of the game. Jesse Kortyko scored for the host Prairie Storm with 7:32 left in regulation to force overtime. Damien Bentz also scored for the hosts in the first period to tie the game 1-1.
Tanner Nagel and Kole Lind both picked up assists and Jackson Granrude earned the win in goal for the Raiders.
The third and deciding game will be played Sunday at 5:45 p.m. at Fairview West Arena in Swift Current.