The Prattville Lady Lions defeated the Enterprise Wildcats in thrilling fashion 3-2 in the second overtime period to claim the area championship and secure a first round playoff game in two weeks.
The Lions took a 1-0 lead in the first half when Cami Rogers playing from the right wing connected in the upper left corner of the net as the helpless Enterprise goalie fell to the ground.
The Lady Lions retook the lead with 11 minutes remaining in the game when Anna Reed fighting off two defenders and keeper found the back of the net.
The 2-1 lead would hold up until the final 2 minutes before the Wildcats tied up the score.
And then the action begins,,,,
As the final seconds ticked off the clock the Lady Lions found themselves celebrating what they thought was the winning goal by Isabelle Brooms only to quickly learn that the often out of place official was waving off the goal by Isabelle sending the game into overtime tied 2-2.
The teams battled for 5 more minutes before switching direction and beginning the second 5 minute overtime period. The Lady Lions secured the win and the area title when Mary Rogers followed up the deflected shot of Kendra Jacobs that forced the keeper to the ground, sending the ball into the back of the net for the goal.
The Lady Lions celebrate. Home playoff game secured.