CORNWALL — Drew Grady and Brennon Jarvis sparked the Mid-Isle Matrix to a 5-2 playoff win over the Sherwood Falcons in the P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League on Tuesday night.
Grady scored a hat trick while Jarvis had a single goal and three assists in leading the Matrix to a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five semifinal series. The Falcons will host Game 3 at the Cody Banks Arena on Thursday at 8:20 p.m.
Evan Noonan scored the other Matrix goal in Game 2, which was played at the APM Centre in Cornwall.
Riley Dunphy and Jordan Birt countered for the Falcons, who led 2-1 after the first period and 3-2 after the second.
Alex Smith registered the goaltending win over Jeremy Ramsay.