GATINEAU, Que. - Jacob Gervais-Chouinard made 31 saves, including 12 in the first period, as the Rimouski Oceanic defeated the Gatineau Olympiques 2-1 in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action Wednesday.
Alexandre Mallet opened the scoring for Rimouski (1-2-0) with a power-play goal at 15:55 of the first period.
Francis Beauvillier put the Oceanic up 2-0 with a short-handed goal at 3:55 of the second.
Tyler Gaudet put Gatineau (1-2-0) on the board at 6:42 of the second, but the Olympiques would get no closer.
Francois Lacerte made 30 saves for Gatineau.