Hockey: Bociek, Flivvers beat Escanaba in OT, 3-2

Escanaba's Grant LaMarche (5) chases Kingsford's David Brule (23) on Tuesday in Iron Mountain. (Theresa Proudfit/The Daily News)

IRON MOUNTAIN — Trey Bociek’s power play goal in overtime lifted Kingsford past Escanaba 3-2 in high school hockey Tuesday at Mountain View Ice Arena.

The Flivvers (16-6-1) trailed 1-0 heading into the third period. Grant Wickham scored a pair of power play goals for the Eskymos (5-15).

The Flivvers, who defeated the Eskymos 9-1 earlier this month, tied the score in the third period on a Nick Murvich goal.

Wickham’s goal at the 12:58 mark knotted the game at 2-2. Escanaba had two more power play opportunities in the final minutes but failed to score.

Sawyer Perpich and Eamonn Weed assisted on Bociek’s game-winning goal.

Flivver goalie Evan Hedtke faced 19 shots while the Eskymos’ Brodie Goddard saw 35.

Kingsford closes out the regular season Monday with Hancock at Mountain View.

Kingsford 0 0 2 1 — 3

Escanaba 0 1 1 0 — 2

Second Period

EHS — Grant Wickham (Christer Carne

Third Period

KHS — Nick Murvich (TJ Burke)

KHS — Nick Saari (David Brule)

EHS — Grant Wickham (Christopher Sliva, Christer Carne)

Overtime

KHS — Trey Bociek (Sawyer Perpich, Eamonn Weed)

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