MASON CITY - The Granite City Lumberjacks fell 4-3 against the North Iowa Bulls in the NA3HL playoffs on Friday.

Travis Kothenbeutel, Christian Mohs and Nick Haase all scored for the Lumberjacks in the contest. Brandon Anderson scored the go-ahead goal for the Bulls with under four minutes left in regulation.

Granite City will need to win game 2 to stay alive in the playoffs. Puck drop is set for 7:30 p.m. at Sports Arena East in Sauk Rapids.