Hermon 1 at Presque Isle 0

Oct. 31, 2012, at 4:30 p.m.

At Presque Isle, Kaitlin Saulter scored off an assist from Claire Petersen with 13:48 to play in the first overtime, lifting the second-seeded Hawks to the regional championship.

Freshman Bryanne Crouse made eight saves for No. 2 Hermon, which improved to 15-2 heading into Saturday’s 5:30 p.m. state title game against Western Maine champion Falmouth (13-2-2) at Scarborough High School.

Chandler Guerrette nearly had given the top-seeded Wildcats the lead when she put a shot off the crossbar eight minutes left in regulation. Meredith Stewart made eight saves for 15-2 Presque Isle.

The teams had split their regular-season meetings, with Hermon winning 3-0 at home on Sept. 8 and PI taking a 1-0 victory Oct. 13 in Presque Isle.

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