POWNAL – The last-place Pownal Red Devils surprised the Mid-Isle Matrix 3-2 in a P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League game at the Pownal Sports Centre on Monday night.
P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League
Logan Toole (1-1), Harrison Hayden (1-1) and Stephen Gaudet provided goals for the Red Devils, who improved to 7-17-4 (won-lost-tie). Jordan Hambly, Brett Driscoll and Morgan MacLeod added assists. Hayden’s power-play goal at 15:01 of the second period broke a 2-2 tie.
Ben Keefe and Kurtis Green countered for the Matrix (19-8-1), who had a 14-game winning streak snapped in Alberton against the Western Regals on Saturday night. Zack Kennific, Matt Craig and Alex Wood chipped in with helpers.
The Red Devils held period leads of 2-0 and 3-2.
Colby Landrigan earned the goaltending win over Sean MacPhee.
Mid-Isle was assessed three of the five minor penalties called in the game.
Mid-Isle hosts the Sherwood Falcons (10-10-7) at Community Gardens in Kensington on Tuesday. Game time is 7:30 p.m.