Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

IceRays Blast Scorpions Again.(Sports)

Byline: Glen Rosales For the Journal

Corpus Christi enjoyed one sweet taste of success so much that the IceRays decided to dine on New Mexico Scorpions once again.

Layne Roland had a hat trick for the IceRays on Saturday, and Corpus Christi scored short-handed twice to hand New Mexico a 8-4 defeat in front of 3,728 disappointed fans at Tingley Coliseum.

It was the second time in as many nights that Corpus Christi had a player record a hat trick. Former Scorpion Geoff Bumstead scored three goals on Friday as the Ice Rays pounded New Mexico 7-2.

Although Corpus Christi entered the two-game series at Tingley on a six-plus-period scoreless drought, the Scorpions made all the IceRays look like Mario Lemieux. …

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