Fusion fall in OT in state semifinal
Onalaska scored four unanswered goals, including the game-winner four minutes into overtime, to defeat the St. Croix Valley Fusion, 4-3, in a semifinal game at the WIAA Girls Hockey Championship Tournament in Madison Friday afternoon.
St. Croix Valley took a 3-0 lead into the third period thanks to a pair of goals by Maddie Rowe and one by Andrea Eliason, but Onalaska scored three goals in the third period, the last two 38 seconds apart with five minutes remaining in regulation, to tie the score.
The Hilltoppers tallied the game-winner four minutes into overtime.
Fusion goalie Carlie Christensen finished with 42 saves as Onalaska outshot the Fusion, 46-26.
See the March 13 print edition of the River Falls Journal for more.