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Rogers boys win 1-0, on 51st shot, against Coon Rapids

12/03/2014, 1:29am CST
By Bruce Strand (ER StarNews)

It took 51 shots to get one into the net, but the Rogers Royals finally got that done in overtime to defeat Coon Rapid 1-0 at home Tuesday evening.

Vinny Billing scored 6:24 into the extra session, with assists from Dustin Schoepke and Jake Moss, to salvage a victory in a game where the Royals outshot the opponent 51 to 12.

Zach St. John was in the nets for the Cardinals, making 50 saves. The Royals were 0-for-5 on power plays. Jackson Nelson made 12 saves for the Royals.

Rogers (1-1) will host Shakopee on Thursday.

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