Everblades top Royals to take 2-1 series lead

Published: Apr 24 2013 10:37:06 PM EDT
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ESTERO, Fl. -

Reading's Mark Mitera scored in the second period to level the score at 1-1, but Florda rattled off three unanswered goals to secure a 4-1 victory over Reading in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semis.

David Rutherford tallied two goals for Florida. Mathieu Roy and A.J. Jenks each added a goal.

The Everblades lead the best-of-seven series 2-1. Game 4 is scheduled for Friday night at 7:30 in Estero.