ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The 4A hockey scene gets most of the attention in Alaska, but the semifinals of the state 3A tournament provided a true classic. Delta's Eli Erickson capped off a two goal, three assist performance with the game-winning goal in overtime to lift the Huskies over the top seeded Hawks, 6-5. Hutchison, who allowed Delta three unanswered goals to trail 5-3, rallied to tie on a goal by Troy Williams with 4.4 seconds to go in the third period. Delta Junction went on to claim the title.
KTUU's best of 2011 series will be featured both on-line and on the Channel 2 Newshour each night, counting down numbers 10 to 1. #1 in the categories of top local sports stories and greatest games will be unveiled on Thursday, December 29th.