Cobras bite Spartans in OT
Connor Wherrett scored with two minutes remaining in the overtime period to lead the Butte Cobras to a 5-4 triumph over the Southern Oregon Spartans in Western States Hockey League play Saturday at The RRRink.
After falling behind 4-2 in the third period, the Spartans were able to force the extra session with goals by Chris Seto and Tyler Rossi inside the final nine minutes.
Cameron Seto and Jacob Elik also scored for Southern Oregon (10-2), which saw goalie Austin Toussaint make 34 saves.
Ted Astrom, Vaclav Beran, Harro Koll and Jan Marcilis also scored for Butte (5-6), and goalie Eric Ahlberg made 29 saves.