North St. Paul/Tartan grab extra point vs. Northern Tier in overtime

The Northern Tier and the visiting North St. Paul/Tartan tied 2-2 in regulation on Monday. North St. Paul/Tartan beat Northern Tier in overtime 3-2.

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The Northern Tier and the visiting North St. Paul/Tartan tied 2-2 in regulation on Monday. North St. Paul/Tartan beat Northern Tier in overtime 3-2.

North St. Paul/Tartan's Riley Novak scored the game-winning goal.

The first period was scoreless, and early in the second period, the Northern Tier players took the lead when Natalie Cheney opened the scoring assisted by Ashlynn Grady.

Halfway through, Molly Larson scored a goal, making the score 2-0.

Ellie Volkers narrowed the gap to 2-1 early into the third period, assisted by Katelyn Hackman.

Greta Culshaw-Klein tied the game 2-2 eight minutes later, assisted by Emily Knoblauch. With this tie the game went to overtime.

In overtime, it took 1:41 before Riley Novak scored the game-winner for the road team.

Coming up:

The Northern Tier players play Anoka away on Tuesday at 7 p.m. CST at Isanti Ice Arena. The North St. Paul/Tartan players will face Hudson at home on Tuesday at 6 p.m. CST at Tartan Arena.