LITTLE FALLS — Hunter and Joey Hanowski assisted Ben Newman with 7:13 elapsed in overtime to lift the Little Falls Flyers past the Sauk Rapids-Rice Storm 3-2 during Thursday’s Central Lakes Conference game.
The Storm, now on a five-game losing streak, held a 2-1 lead after two periods.
Joey Hanowski found the net with 8:58 remaining in the third setting the stage for Newman’s overtime goal.
Mark Anez scored the Flyers first goal of the game and Mike Stumpf batted away 21 shots.
Sauk Rapids-Rice 0 2 0 0 — 2
Little Falls 0 1 1 1 — 3
Second period: SRR-Shane Corrigan (Kaleb Kent) 6:02; LF-Mark Anez 7:16; SRR-Cody Wurdelman (Chase Levig-Meinz, Joey Peckskamp) 9:37
Third period: LF-Joey Hanowski ppg 8:02
OT: LF-Ben Newman (Hunter Hanowski, J. Hanowski) 7:13
Shots on goal: SRR 23, LF 34
Goalies: SRR-Erik Johnson (31 saves), LF-Mike Stumpf (21 saves)
Conference: LF 7-2-1. Overall: LF 15-3-2. Next: Little Falls at Detroit Lakes 7:30 p.m. Saturday.