Athletic Event

South Suburban College

Chiefs edge South Sub in overtime thriller in 2014 home opener

 

Conference: No

Opponent: Bulldogs at Chiefs
2 - 1 (W) OT

Waubonsee's 2014 home opener went down to the wire before the Chiefs pulled out a thrilling 2-1 victory over South Suburban College in overtime. After a scoreless first half, the Bulldogs grabbed the lead with a goal midway through the second half. Waubonsee's Akim Suraji then tied the game with just 4:27 remaining in regulation. Daniel Miranda assisted Suraji for his fourth goal of the season, sending the match into overtime. Miranda then ended it with his third goal of the season with only 0:47 left in the first overtime period. David Sanchez was credited with the game-winning assist, his sixth assist of the season. The Chiefs (3-1) out shot the Bulldogs 19-7 for the match as Luis Gallardo registered six saves in the net.