EDMONTON - Mark Matthews scored six times and added a pair of assists as the Edmonton Rush dominated the New England Black Wolves 18-9 on Friday night in National Lacrosse League action.
Zach Greer and Ben McIntosh chipped in with four goals each for the Rush (2-2). Chris Corbeil, Jarrett Davis, Jeremy Thompson and Cory Conway rounded out the attack.
Patrick Saunders and Kevin Crowley each had two goals for New England (2-2). Brett Manney, Kevin Buchanan, Mark Cockerton, Jamie Lincoln and Sheldon Burns supplied the rest of the offence.
Aaron Bold made 35 saves for the win. Evan Kirk turned aside 31 shots in 52:15. Tye Belanger made four saves in 7:45 of relief for the Black Wolves.
Both teams scored once on three power plays.