SHAWINIGAN, Que. - Philippe Desrosiers made 22 saves for his first shutout of the season as the Rimouski Oceanic beat the Shawinigan Cataractes 1-0 on Friday night in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action.
Alexis Loiseau scored his sixth goal of the season at 13:44 of the third period for Rimouski (6-1-0). The win gives the Oceanic sole possession of first place in the East division.
Marvin Cupper made 34 saves on 35 shots in the loss for Shawinigan (4-2-2).
Shawinigan failed to score on seven power-play attempts while Rimouski went 0 for 3 with the man advantage.
ISLANDERS 3 FOREURS 1
CHARLOTTETOWN ? Alexandre Goulet and Kameron Kielly scored in the third period to lead the Islanders past Val-d'Or.
Captain Ryan MacKinnon also scored for the Islanders (5-2-2).
Anthony Beauregard scored the lone goal for Val-d'Or (2-6-0).
SEA DOGS 5 SCREAMING EAGLES 4
CAPE BRETON, N.S. ? Saint John scored four unanswered goals to come from behind and defeat the Screaming Eagles.
Nathan Noel scored a pair of goals for the Sea Dogs (5-1-2), while Mathieu Joseph, Adam Marsh and Daniel Del Paggio also scored.
Charles-Eric Legare scored two goals for Cape Breton (4-3-1), while Clark Bishop and Maxim Lazarev also scored.
WILDCATS 6 HUSKIES 4
MONCTON, N.B. ??? Captain Christophe Lalonde scored twice in the third period to record a hat trick and help the Wildcats rally past Rouyn-Noranda.
Vladimir Tkachev had a goal and three assists for Moncton (5-2-0) while Will Smith and Ivan Barbashev also scored.
Ryan Penny scored two goals for the Huskies (4-5-0). Francis Perron and Antoine Waked also scored for the Huskies.
TITANS 4 VOLTIGEURS 3 (SO)
DRUMMONDVILLE, Que. ??? Mark Simpson scored the lone goal in the shootout as Acadie-Bathurst beat the Voltigeurs.
Nicholas Blanchard, Guillaume Brisebois and Simpson all scored for the Titan in regulation (2-5-0).
Georgs Golovkovs, Michael Carcone and Alex Barre-Boulet also scored for Drummondville (3-3-1).
SAGUENEENS 5 OLYMPIQUES 2
GATINEAU, Que. ??? Frederic Allard, Nicolas Roy and Alexandre Leclerc scored three unanswered goals as Chicoutimi downed the Olympiques.
Landon Schiller and Alexandre Ranger also scored for the Sagueneens (4-4-0).
Alexandre Landreville and Pascal Laberge scored for Gatineau (5-2-2).
DRAKKAR 3 TIGRES 2
VICTORIAVILLE, Que. ??? Valentin Zykov scored the shootout winner as Baie-Comeau defeated the Tigres.
Luca Ciampini and Frederic Gamelin scored for the Drakkar (3-3-1)
Angelo Miceli and Samuel Blais scored for Victoriaville (4-2-2).