White Ties Game In Final 4 Seconds
Gerhig White’s goal with four seconds to play in regulation resulted in a 5-5 tie between the Brewer Witches and Hampden Broncos in high school hockey Monday night.The second meeting of the season between the two teams stayed tight throughout with the Broncos holding a 2-1 lead after the first period, only to see the Witches tie the game at 3 after two periods.
After each team scored early in the third period, Hampden grabbed their final lead of the game when Michael Ward fired a shot past Brewer net minder Tyler Friel with one minute left in regulation. The witches however would not go away as White got the game tying goal with four ticks left on the clock.
Both teams had chances to win it in the overtime period but Friel and Bronco goalie Ryan Manning both made outstanding saves to preserve the deadlock.
With the tie Brewer moves to 3-1-1 on the season while the Broncos go to 2-1-2.