Boys Hockey: Willmar nips River Lakes in OT
PAYNESVILLE -- Liam Johnston scored his second goal of the game 1:02 into overtime allowing the Willmar Cardinals to shade River Lakes 5-4 in the first round of the River Lakes Invite on Monday.
The late-finishing game put Willmar (6-1) up against Pierre, S.D., in the semifinals.
Johnston's game-winner, his 10th goal of the season, came on a powerplay off a three-man rush with linemate Grant Schow and defenseman Jake Tone each credited with an assist.
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