BELLE PRAIRIE -- It took the Little Falls Flyers an extra period, but they defeated the Alexandria Cardinals 3-2 in Central Lakes Conference boys' soccer Monday.
Renzo Ferrari won the game for the Flyers with a header.
Alexandria jumped out to an early lead, but the Flyers answered with goals by Matt Parins and Chad Kofoed. Alexandria tied the game with a penalty kick, sending the game into overtime.
"I need to commend Michael Sobiech on defense," Little Falls coach Julie Bell said. "He's our center defender, and he does a phenomenal job. He plays fast and smart. Tonight, he saved a goal from behind."
Alexandria 1 1 0--2
Little Falls 0 2 1--3
First half --ALX, Kelsey Tigges
Second half --LF Matt Parins (Chad Kofoed), LF Chad Kofoed (Matt Parins), ALX John Headstrom
Over Time--LF Renzo Ferrari
Shots on goal --Alexandria 16, Little Falls 28
Goaltenders -- Ross Larson ALX 25, Phil Weiss LF 14
Conference -- LF 3-1 . Overall -- LF 4-1 . Next game -- LF at St. Cloud Apollo 7 p.m. Tuesday.
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