Saginaw Heritage (#3 in Division 1) defeated Marquette (#5 in Division 2) in OT 3-2 in the first game of the Rick Deneweth Memorial Showcase. The game remained scoreless after the first period. Marquette got on the scoreboard first in the second period but then the Hawks capitalized on a 5 min power play scoring two goals. Connor Krauseneck scored the first goal with an assist from Matt Cole. John-Michael Watson scored the second with assists from Ethan Houck and Brady Rappuhn. Marquette scored again in the third period to tie the game. With less than 4 minutes remaining in the 4 on 4 overtime, Matt Cole scored the game winner with an assist by Johnathon Mueller. Jacob Winters was outstanding in net saving 37 shots and earning the win. Saginaw Heritage plays Jenison on Saturday, January 11th, at Centre Ice Arena in their second game of the North/South Showcase.
- 2 Marquette High School
- 3 Heritage High School
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