HALIFAX – Mika Cyr scored 36 seconds into overtime as the Moncton Wildcats upset the Halifax Mooseheads 4-3 on Wednesday in Quebec Major Junior League action.
Jakob Pelletier, Anderson MacDonald and Jeremy McKenna rounded out the offence for the Wildcats (18-19-8), the 13th best record in the QMJHL.
Walter Flower, Otto Somppi and Benoit-Olivier Groulx scored for the Mooseheads (29-10-6), the top-ranked team in the league.
Mark Grametbauer turned aside 29 shots for Moncton. Alexis Gravel stopped 27 shots for Halifax.
The Wildcats were 1 for 4 with the man advantage while the Mooseheads went 1 for 3 on the power play.
REMPARTS 3 SCREAMING EAGLES 2 (OT)
SYDNEY, N.S. — Gregor MacLeod had the overtime winner as Quebec topped Cape Breton.
Matthew Boucher and Pascal Laberge also scored for the Remparts (24-16-5).
Brooklyn Kalmikov and Tyler Hylland replied for the Screaming Eagles (20-19-5).
Quebec’s Marc-Olivier Alain was given a match penalty for boarding at 8:11 of the first period.
ARMADA 4 DRAKKAR 1
BOISBRIAND, Que. — Alexandre Alain had a hat trick, including the winner early in the third period, as Blainville-Boisbriand sank Baie-Comeau.
Drake Batherson also scored for the Armada (30-9-3).
Edouard St-Laurent was the lone scorer for the Drakkar (19-22-3).
OLYMPIQUES 7 PHOENIX 5
GATINEAU, Que. — Shawn Boudrias had a pair of goals, including the winner, as the Olympiques beat Sherbrooke.
Giordano Finoro struck twice for Gatineau (24-15-4), while Pier-Olivier Lacombe, Anthony Beauchamp and Tristan Berube …read more