by SWIFT CURRENT WILDCATS, 2023-12-04T05:38:14.000-08:00December 04 2023, at 05:38 AM PST
Written by Colin Powers Monday, Dec 04 2023, 6:25 AM
The Swift Current Innovation Federal Credit Union U18 AAA Wildcats fell 3-2 in overtime to the Saskatoon Stars at S3 Arenas on Sunday.
Danielle Steffen opened the scoring for Saskatoon at 7:17 of the first period before Taylre Becker scored 10 minutes later to tie the game up at 1-1. After a scoreless second period, Evangeline Hill put Swift Current ahead 2-1 on a power play goal with 3:00 left in the third before Kolbee Ashe scored for Saskatoon with 39 seconds left to tie the game and force overtime, where Madison Buziak scored the winner with 1:42 left in the 3-on-3 extra frame.
Jordyn Ottenbreit made 44 saves for the Wildcats as the Stars outshot Swift Current 47-31
The Wildcats (5-5-1-3) take on the Regina Rebels in their next game on December 15.