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A look at the freshly laid ice surface at 1st Summit Arena @ Cambria County War Memorial on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2022.

ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Jake LaRusso netted the game-winning goal 27 seconds into overtime at the Northeast Generals edged the Johnstown Tomahawks 4-3 on Friday night at New England Sports Village.

The Tomahawks (1-3-1) received goals from Johnny Ulicny and Drake Albers to lead 2-0 in the first period.

Northeast’s Paul Minnehan got the Generals on the board with just 3:33 to go in the second period.

Northeast’s Matthew DeSpirit tied the game with 6:35 remaining in the third period. David Matousek scored on the power play with just 1:18 left to regain the lead for the Tomahawks.

With just nine seconds to go, David Andreychuk tied the game and sent the contest into overtime.

Northeast outshot Johnstown 39-23. Alec Rajalin-Scharp made 35 saves for the Tomahawks.

The teams meet again at 7 p.m. Saturday.

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