Matt Gordon Excels With The Mississippi Surge
BILOXI, Miss. – 2012 Holy Cross graduate Matt Gordon (Perth, Ontario) has spent the last few months playing with the Mississippi Surge of the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL). During his time with the Surge, Gordon has found success as one of the team's top scorers, having posted two goals and five assists for a total of seven points. Gordon's first goal of the season came in a game versus former teammate Kyle Atkins, against the Pensacola Ice Flyers in early November. The second goal was posted in a November 18 game in which he helped secure a 5-4 win over the Louisiana IceGators.
As a senior, Gordon posted two goals and 11 assists for 13 points while also excelling in the classroom earning Atlantic Hockey All-Academic honors in 2012. As a junior, Gordon posted a career-best five goals and 14 points. For his career, he played in 94 games with 10 goals and 28 assists for 38 points.