WarHawks lose a heartbreaker to Lumberjacks 0-1 in OT

WarHawks lose a heartbreaker

Granite City breaks up the shutout in overtime for a 1-0 victory over Willmar

SAUK RAPIDS — The Willmar WarHawks lost a heart-breaker Friday night to the Granite City Lumberjacks, 1-0 in overtime.

The NA3HL game was played before 741 fans at the Armadillo Deck Sports Arena.

Troy Dahlheimer scored the game-winner at 4:46 in overtime. Assists went to Nicholas Richert and Tal Halliday.

Lukas Haugen stopped 49 of 50 shots in goal for Willmar. Bailey Huber made 17 saves for the shutout.

Willmar is host to the North Iowa Bulls at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Willmar Civic Center Arena.

Granite City 1, Willmar 0 (OT)

Willmar\u0009\u0009\u0009\u00090 — 0
Granite City\u0009\u0009\u0009\u00091 — 1
FIRST PERIOD – No scoring. Penalties: (1) W: Justin Ohstad (checking from behind, minor) 5:25 (2) GC Niolai Rajala (hooking, minor) 8:10
SECOND PERIOD – No scoring.Penalties: (3) GC: Daymin Dodge (roughing, minor) 3:24 (4) GC: Halliday (checking from behind, minor) 7:03 (5) W: Caleb Brownell (checking from behind, minor) 9:35 (6) GC: Ryan Pogue (checking from behind, minor) 9:35 (7) GC: Pogue (sticking, minor) 12:55 (8) W: Brownell (holding, minor) 15:33.
THIRD PERIOD – No scoring. Penalties: (9) W: Eli Slagter (tripping, minor) 10:52.
OVERTIME – (1) Troy Dahlheimer 3 (Nicholas Richert, Tal Halliday) 4:46.
GOALIE SAVES/SHOTS – W: Lukas Haugen (49/50) … GC: Bailey Huber (17-17)