In midget AAA hockey action
SUMMERSIDE – Cody Miller’s third-period goal lifted the Mid-Isle Matrix to a 4-3 win over the Summerside Hemphill GM Capitals on Wednesday night.
P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League
Eastlink Arena was the site of the P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League contest.
Brennon Jarvis (1-1), Spencer Francis and Drew Grady also scored for the Matrix, who upped their record to 7-6-1 (won-lost-tied). Alex Wood, Liam O’Connor, Ben Keefe, Jacob Stewart and Brady Vandervelden contributed assists.
Chasse Gallant (1-1), Cody Deighan and Kolton Stright replied for the Capitals (4-5-2). Logan Vandervelden, Joel Arsenault and Spencer Groom earned helpers.
The Matrix led 2-1 after the first period, but the teams went into the second intermission tied 3-3.
Alex Smith picked up the goaltending win while Koby Bridges and Blake Arsenault shared Summerside’s netminding duties.
Referee Jackson Doughart called six minors against each team.