The Red Deer Optimist Chiefs came away champions at the Edge School Tournament on the weekend.
In the thrilling prep division final against the host school, Deegan Mofford scored in 3-on-3 overtime with less than a second left. Mofford’s overtime tally in the 3-2 win was also his third goal of the game.
Western Sport School Challenge
Prep Championship final score (OT):
Red Deer Optimist Chiefs – 3
Edge School Prep – 2
Red Deer POG – #18 Deegan Mofford
Edge School POG – #15 Travis Szafron pic.twitter.com/6qat87uMDL
— Edge School Tournaments (@edgetournament) December 9, 2018
Red Deer was 3-1 on the weekend, with 23 goals for and only 12 against.
The Red Deer Sutter Fund Chiefs were 2-2-1 at the Mandi Schwartz Memorial Tournament in Wilcox, Sask.
They finished the weekend with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Panadas Sunday.
That’s a tourney! Chiefs finish with a 4-1 win. Some players might be back but on behalf of the seniors and the entire Chiefs team thank you @MSchwartzTourny for another great event. pic.twitter.com/ZSdb1wpEP8
— RED DEER SF CHIEFS (@rdsfaaachiefs) December 9, 2018