Brunswick’s Will Forrest finished off a pass from Michael Salandra to net the game-winning goal in overtime at Lawrenceville on Wednesday, 4-3. The victory is the sixth-straight for the Bruins (17-4-2), currently ranked 10th in the latest USHR.com weekly prep poll.
Brunswick took a 3-1 lead early in the second period, as Jakob Teply netted a power-play marker in each of the first two stanzas.
The Big Red closed out the second frame with a pair of goals, knotting the game at three goals apiece.
Following a scoreless third period, the teams prepared for a five-minute OT session. Brunswick kept up the offensive pressure, drawing a Lawrenceville penalty to set-up Forrest’s game-winner from the slot with 3:13 remaining in the extra session.
For the game, the Bruins peppered the Big Red goalie with 41 shots on goal.
Bruins 2 1 0 1 = 4
L’ville 1 2 0 0 = 3
(B) Jakub Teply (Connor Welsh) 5X4 0:42
(L) Trey Croddick (Kazuma Matsuo, Lachlan Getz) 13:03
(B) Andon Cerbone (Matthew McGroarty) 16:59
(B) Jakub Teply (Jude Brower, Andon Cerbone) 5X4 5:49
(L) Alessio Raso (Jason Wang, Kyle Baek) 6:26
(L) Mike Rocco (Marcus Sang, Lachlan Getz) 9:57
(B) Will Forrest (Michael Salandra, Connor Welsh) 5X4 1:47
(B) Alexander Rohlf (57:00) 17/20 (3 GA)
(L) TJ Semptimphelter (57:00) 37/41 (4 GA)