First Flight misses shot at state championship

Published 11:41 am Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The First Flight Nighthawks suffered a heartbreaking one goal loss to visiting Clinton Tuesday night in Kill Devil Hills.

The two teams were scoreless after regulation play and four overtime periods, all of which totaled 110 minutes. The game came down to a shootout and First Flight lost 6-5.

Clinton grasped the Eastern Regional title and will head to Raleigh for the state 2A championship Saturday.