Zack Greer scores winner in OT as Rush edge Roughnecks 12-11

The Calgary Roughnecks hosted the Saskatchewan Rush Sunday at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
Zack Greer scores the overtime winner as the Saskatchewan Rush edged the Calgary Roughnecks 12-11 in NLL action. Candice Ward / Calgary Roughnecks

CALGARY – Zack Greer scored his second goal of the game 5:04 into overtime as the Saskatchewan Rush edged the Calgary Roughnecks 12-11 on Sunday in National Lacrosse League action. Curtis Knight and Robert Church both had hat tricks for the Rush (5-3).

Mark Matthews struck twice with Jeremy Thompson and John LaFontaine rounding out the attack.

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Wesley Berg and Tyler Digby had three goals apiece for Calgary (3-6). Tyler Burton, Curtis Dickson, Reilly O’Connor, Karsen Leung and Jeff Shattler supplied the rest of the offence.

Aaron Bold turned away 33 shots for the win as Mike Poulin stopped 48 shots in defeat.

Saskatchewan was 3 for 7 on the power play while the Roughnecks scored twice on three opportunities with the man advantage.

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