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PREP HOCKEY: Heeke, Backus both net hat tricks in Oiler win

BIG RAPIDS - The Mt. Pleasant hockey collected a thrilling 7-6 overtime victory at Big Rapids on Monday.

The Oilers (7-11-2) led 1-0 after the first period on a Robert Backus goal, but trailed 4-3 entering the third period.

In the third period, Backus score twice to earn a hat trick, while Zach Heeke scored his second goal of the game.

Heeke was the hero in overtime, scoring his third goal of the night on a breakaway two minutes into the extra period.

Aaron Friedlein earned the win in net by recording 41 saves.

Last Updated: 2/11/2014 3:23:51 PM EST