Game 2 in Kensington on Saturday
POWNAL – The Mid-Isle Matrix struck first against the Pownal Red Devils in the best-of-five P.E.I. Irving Oil Bantam AAA Hockey League quarter-final series on Tuesday night.
Tanner Hood and Gage MacWilliams scored as the Matrix pulled out a 2-1 win in the series opener at the Pownal Sports Centre. Hikaru Kinowaki, Noah Stewart, Tyler Gallant and Clark Webster earned assists for Mid-Isle, which will host Game 2 at Community Gardens in Kensington on Saturday at 7:40 p.m.
Barrington Duffy, assisted by Bret Cheverie, netted the lone Pownal goal.
Winning goaltender was Caelan Ferguson while Benjamin Parent was between the pipes for Pownal.