SOURIS – The Mid-Isle Matrix struck for five unanswered second-period goals en route to a 7-1 victory over the Kings County Kings here at the Eastern Kings Sportsplex on Friday night.
Cody Miller (2-1), Ben Landry (2), Brennon Jarvis (1-2), Brady VanderVelden (1-1) and Drew Grady scored for the Matrix in the P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League game. Jacob Stewart, Zach Kennific, Ben Keefe and Kurtis Green collected assists.
Tyler McGillivray was credited with the Kings’ lone goal.
The teams were tied 1-1 after the opening period, but the Matrix took a comfortable 6-1 cushion into the second intermission.
Winning goaltender was Alex Smith.
Referee Ryan Power called three of five minor penalties against the Kings. Each team picked up one double minor for head contact.
The Matrix’s record is now 13-6-1 (won-lost-tied) while the Kings are 6-10-5.