Overtime goal lifts Fighting Saints in to Eastern Conference fin - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Overtime goal lifts Fighting Saints in to Eastern Conference final

Posted: Updated:
DUBUQUE (KWWL) -

Brett Boeing scored nearly 17 minutes in to overtime as the Dubuque Fighting Saints dropped Green Bay 2-1 on Saturday night. The victory gave Dubuque a 3-1 series win over the Gamblers clinching a spot in the Eastern Conference final.

Willie Knierim gave the Saints a 1-0 lead with a goal 4:01 in to the second period. Green Bay's Andrew Peeke scored the equalizer 6 minutes later that would eventually send the game to overtime setting up Boeing's game winning goal.

The Fighting Saints will meet the winner of the Cedar Rapids-Bloomington series. Cedar Rapids currently leads 2-1.

Powered by Frankly