BAIE-COMEAU, Que. - Felix Girard scored on the power play in the third period to lift the Baie-Comeau Drakkar past the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 4-3 in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action Friday.
The win pulls the second-place Drakkar (25-11-4) within five points of the league-leading Armada (26-7-7).
Nicolas Leblond, Alexandre Ranger and Gabriel Verpaelst also scored for Baie-Comeau, while Philippe Cadorette stopped 32 shots.
SCREAMING EAGLES 5 TITAN 2
BATHURST, N.B. — Cape Breton scored three unanswered goals to blow past Acadie-Bathurst.
Grant Janes and Scott Oke replied for the Titan (15-21-4).
Cape Breton's Alex Bureau stopped 29 shots, while Jacob Brennan made 30 saves in net for Acadie-Bathurst.
TIGRES 3 SAGUENEENS 2
CHICOUTIMI, Que. — Domenic Graham made 33 saves as Victoriaville edged the Sagueneens.
Sebastien Sylvestre, Carl Tremblay and Thomas Gobeil scored for the Tigres (15-18-6).
Angelo Miceli and Carl Marois had singles for the Chicoutimi (21-19-1).
Sagueneens goalie Brandon Whitney meanwhile turned aside 23 shots.
REMPARTS 3 VOLTIGEURS 2
DRUMMONDVILLE, Que. — Ryan Culkin scored two power-play goals, including the decisive goal in the third period, to lift Quebec ahead of the Voltigeurs.
Anthony Duclair also scored for the Remparts (21-11-8).
OLYMPIQUES 8 PHOENIX 4
GATINEAU, Que. — Emile Poirier scored a hat trick and added an assist as the Olympiques scored four goals in the third period to crush Sherbrooke.
Jean-Francois Plante, Simon Desbiens, Mitchell Lundholm and Daniel Audette each scored for the Phoenix (13-24-4).
OCEANIC 5 FOREURS 3
RIMOUSKI, Que. — The Oceanic used a four-goal third period to fend off Val-d'Or.
Anthony Richard, Timotej Sille and Anthoni Nadeau replied for the Foreurs (26-14-1).
Zachary Fortin stopped 29 shots in net for the Oceanic, while Val-d'Or's Antoine Bibeau made 25 saves.