EDMOND — Hartshorne's Trey Medicine Bear didn't have to wait long to make amends after missing a key extra point late in Friday's playoff game against Oklahoma Christian.
Medicine Bear caught a 10-yard scoring pass from quarterback Dylan Pingleton in overtime to give the Miners a 32-25 come-from-behind win over the defending District 2A champs.
Running back Dallas Herring rushed for 105 yards and four touchdowns for Hartshorne (11-2), which overcame a 13-point deficit in the third quarter to advance to the semifinals against Millwood.
Herring's final touchdown, from six yards out, tied the game 25-25 with 6:17 to play in regulation. Medicine Bear's extra point would have given the Miners their first lead of the night.
But the freshman missed the kick. He redeemed himself on the first possession of overtime.
“We snuck him in there,” coach Bill Williams said of the freshman, who scored a touchdown the week before against Commerce.
After gaining nine yards from the 10-yard-line on Oklahoma Christian's first snap of overtime, running back Luke Frankfurt fumbled his next carry and the Miners recovered to advance.
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