CHICOUTIMI, Que. - Philippe Desrosiers and Olivier Tremblay helped the Rimouski Oceanic shut the door on the Chicoutimi Sagueneens.
Desrosiers made 19 saves and Tremblay stopped seven shots as the two goaltenders combined to blank the Sagueneens 5-0 on Wednesday in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoffs.
Rimouski swept the best-of-seven series 4-0 thanks to the shutout win.
Samuel Morin had a power-play goal and added two assists for the Oceanic, while Alexis Loiseau also scored with the man advantage. Michael Joly, Andrew Picco and Francois Beauchemin had goals as well.
Desrosiers played the first two periods of the game, while Tremblay came in for the third. Julio Billia turned aside 27 shots for Chicoutimi.
Wednesday's games in Charlottetown, Cape Breton and Bathurst were postponed until Thursday due to inclement weather.
DRAKKAR 6 CATARACTES 2
SHAWINIGAN, Que. — Jeremy Gregoire scored twice — once on the power play and once shorthanded — to help Baie-Comeau in its four-game sweep of the Cataractes.
Philippe Cadorette made 25 saves.
Alexandre Delisle-Houde and Jeremy Auger replied for Shawinigan, while Marvin Cupper stopped 44 shots in net.
VOLTIGEURS 3 TIGRES 2
VICTORIAVILLE, Que. — Cameron Askew scored the winner with eight seconds left to play in the third period as Drummondville edged the Tigres.
The Voltigeurs now hold a 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven series.
HUSKIES 4 REMPARTS 1
ROUYN-NORANDA, Que. — Ryan Penny had a pair of goals — one into an empty net — as the Huskies reeled off three unanswered goals to take a 3-1 playoff series lead over Quebec.
Mikhail Grigorenko was the lone scorer for the Remparts.
Francois Brassard stopped 26 of 29 shots.
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