In P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League action Wednesday
SUMMERSIDE – The Mid-Isle Matrix scored three unanswered goals in the third period to down the Summerside Hemphill GM Capitals 5-2 on Wednesday night.
The P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League game was played at Credit Union Place.
The Matrix led 2-1 after the opening period, and the teams were tied 2-2 after two.
Cody Miller scored twice to lead the Matrix, who improved to 3-2-1 (won-lost-tied). Jacob Stewart, Drew Grady and Brady Vandervelden added singles. Evan Noonan (2), Matt Grady, Ben Landry, James Murphy, Brennan Jarvis and Liam O’Connor collected assists.
Chase Gallant (1-1) and Cody Deighan countered for the Capitals (1-2-0). Jesse MacFarlane (2) and Owen Arsenault picked up assists.
Sean MacPhee picked up the win in goal.
Mid-Isle was assessed four of the game’s six minor penalties.
The Capitals will travel to Charlottetown on Saturday to take on the Abbies. Game time at Simmons Sport Centre is 1:35 p.m.