The Granite City Lumberjacks downed the North Iowa Bulls 2-1 in overtime Thursday night in game 1 of the NA3HL West Division Championship series.  Riley Bengston scored the game-winning goal in overtime and Trevor Ness scored in regulation for the Lumberjacks.  Game 2 of the best of 3 series will take place tonight at Sports Arena East in Sauk Rapids at 7:30.

Game 3 if necessary will take place Sunday night at 5:00.