James Sanchez equalized late and Matias Maccelli scored the game winner 28 seconds in to overtime as the Dubuque Fighting Saints skated out of Green Bay with a come from behind win on Thursday night. The Fighting Saints fell behind with under seven minutes to play, but battled back with the goalie pulled to force overtime.
Dubuque is now 5-1-3 in the team’s last nine games as they continue to grab points and make up ground in the east. Dubuque looked to be out of this game after a late goal from Green Bay, but the Fighting Saints tallied with a late push.
Dubuque hosts Green Bay tomorrow night and then welcomes Youngstown on Sunday afternoon to the Mystique Community Ice Center.