Sockeyes defeat Aldergrove Kodiaks 8-2

Aldergrove Kodiaks scored the first two goals in the first period against Richmond Sockeyes Thursday at Richmond Arena



The Aldergrove Kodiaks scored the first two goals in the first period against Richmond Sockeyes Thursday at Richmond Arena, but the Sockeyes responded with eight of their own to take the 8-2 win.

The Kodiaks almost matched shots on goal 32-34 and scored on one of five power plays to two of three for the Sockeyes..

Kodiaks scorers were MacLean Hewitt at 10:12 from Stephen Ryan and Adam Callegari, and Ryan on a power play at 13:11 from Callegari and Adam Plonski. Sockeyes netted their first at 15:01, with five more goals in the second and two in the third.

Kodiaks keeper Mark Menicucci stopped 18 of 24 shots and backup Cole MacInnes stopped eight of 10.

The Kodiaks have 11 points after 14 games (5-8-1-0). They host North Vancouver at Aldergrove Arena on Halloween night, Oct. 31.