Windom Area 0-1-1-0 = 2 Mankato East 0-2-0-1 = 3 The Windom Area girls hockey team saw their season end in heartbreaking fashion Thursday as Mankato East scored 2:41 into overtime to claim a 3-2 win in the Section 3A playoffs at Mankato's All-Seasons Arena.
The Eagles trailed 1-0 late in the second period when Abby Ignaszewski poked the puck past the East goalie. Miranda Cory assisted on the play.
East regained the lead with 34 seconds left in the second period and kept it until the final two minutes of regulation, when the Eagles' Anna Volk got the puck on a breakaway and scored, tying the game at 2-2.
But in overtime, East worked the puck into the offensive zone and scored when Bri Adams fired a shot from the circle, sending the Cougars to the next round.
East outshot the Eagles 47-25 in the game. Eagle goalie Emily Steen finished with 44 saves.