BRACKNELL Hornets opened their NIHL 2 South campaign with a 6-1 home win over Haringey Huskies at the Hive on Saturday night.

Conor Hutchinson and Daniel Hughes both scored twice for the Hornets, with Ben Ealey-Newman and Daniel Clayton adding the other goals.

Bees were already 4-0 up when Gheorghe Dragomir netted what proved to be a mere consolation for the visitors.

The Hornets are back in action this Sunday when they they make the short trip to Basingstoke Buffalo (6.15pm f/o).