Traverse City Record-Eagle

North Stars

January 9, 2012

Port Huron tops North Stars

PORT HURON — Division-leading Port Huron scored three power play goals Sunday afternoon to beat Traverse City 5-3 in a North American Hockey League matinee.

The North Stars scored on goals by Seth Adams, Eric Rivard and Jared VanWormer. Rivard, Jake Peacock, Kyle Froese, Sean Murphy, Kyle Schempp and Alexander Taulien all drew assists in the contest.

Traverse City trailed 2-1 after the first period and 4-2 after two.

Kyle Laslo was in goal. He stopped 29 shots.

The Stars finished the three-game weekend road trip 1-2. They fell to Michigan 3-2 Saturday night.

Traverse City trailed 3-0 after two periods, but Taulien and Will Badner scored in the first minute of the third stanza to make it close.

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