Host Legionnaires score three unanswered goals in OT win
The Swift Current Home Hardware Legionnaires scored three unanswered goals to shock the Regina Pat Canadians in Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League action Tuesday.
Josh Stang was the overtime hero when he scored with 1:52 left in the extra period on the Legionnaires 34th shot of the evening for the 3-2 win.
The Pat Canadians led 2-0 after two periods on powerplay goals from Cohen Yano and Levi Barnstable.
The Legionnaires scored twice in the final seven minutes of regulation to send the game to overtime. Morgan Greve scored with 6:36 left on the clock and Reid Fritzke tallied with 3:12 remaining to tie it up.
Kolby Johnson had two assists in the game, while Carter Doerksen, Fritzke and Kyler Sachkowski all added single assists.
Shane Blomquist picked up the win with 31 saves for Swift Current.
The Legionnaires improved to 3-9-1-0, while Regina fell to 4-3-3-0 in sixth spot in the SMAAAHL.
The Legionnaires will be on the road this weekend to visit the Battlefords Stars (7-2-1-1) on Saturday and Sunday.