SOMERSET, NJ - Scott Schnell scored with 7:16 left in overtime to give Hunterdon Central a 2-1 ice hockey victory over Ridge in the Skyland Cup championship game Saturday night at Protec Ponds.
The game was scoreless until the 2:53 mark of the third period when Hunterdon Central scored.
With 1:30 left, Dan Knightly fed Matt Fabiunke for a game-tying goal for Ridge (18-6-1) to set up overtime.
Schnell's game-winner came on a power play. Chris Ambrozy of Ridge made 31 saves. Ridge outshot Hunterdon Central, 39-33.
Hunterdon Central defeated Ridge in two of the team's three meetings this season.