Prospects and invitees contested the first of three intra-squad scrimmages at Canadiens Rookie Camp on Sunday afternoon at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard. In a tilt that grew increasingly physical as time went on, Team White posted a 3-2 victory over Team Red. Michael McCarron, Charles-David Beaudoin and Tim Bozon scored for Team White, while Jeremy Gregoire and Sven Andrighetto lit the lamp for Team Red.
Zachary Fucale and Hayden Hawkey were solid in goal for Team Red. Fucale stopped 15 of the 16 shots he faced, while Hawkey stopped 16 of 18 shots against. For his part, Jordan Papirny turned aside 14 of 15 shots against for Team White.
A second intra-squad game is scheduled for Monday morning at 11 a.m. EST in Brossard.
Team White - 3
Michael McCarron, Charles-David Beaudoin, Tim Bozon
Team Red – 2
Jeremy Gregoire, Sven Andrighetto
Mike Condon – 7 saves on 8 shots
Jordan Papirny – 14 saves on 15 shots
Zachary Fucale – 15 saves on 16 shots
Hayden Hawkey – 16 saves on 18 shots