Video: Adrian Kempe’s hat trick versus San Diego

Adrian Kempe potted three goals in the second period during last night’s 4-1 Ontario win over the San Diego Gulls, showing flashes of the top-notch finishing ability he demonstrated during Manchester’s playoff run last spring.

Kempe, 19, has four goals and eight points in nine games with the Reign, who are 6-1-2-0. Michael Mersch also potted his sixth goal of the season in the win. For more Reign coverage, Lindsay Czarnecki has you covered at ReignInsider.com.

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