The Lightning boys hockey team's season season began in exciting fashion as Northern Lakes topped Prairie Centre 2-1 in overtime on Tuesday, Nov. 28.
Junior Dylan Mesenbrink both goals for the Lightning, while Zach Spalj recorded the team's only assist.
Both teams scored a goal in the second period of the game, and the game remained scoreless the 3:01 mark of the overtime period, when Mesenbrink picked up the game winner.
Goalie Wyatt Fink stopped 31 shots in the game
Prairie Centre 0 1 0 0—1
Northern Lakes 0 1 0 1—2
Second period: PC-Brady Miller SHG 13:37; NL-Dylan Mesenbrink (Zach Spalj) 5:36
Overtime: NL-Mesenbrink 3:01
Shots on goal: NL 31, PC 29
Conference: NL 1-0. Overall: NL 1-0.