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QMJHL Roundup: Gabriel Slight scores a hat trick as Cataractes beat Drakkar @NHLdotcom

SHAWINIGAN, Qc - Gabriel Slight had a hat trick and added an assist as the Shawinigan Cataractes beat the Baie-Comeau Drakkar 7-4 in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League play on Friday.

Alexis D'Aoust struck twice for the Cataractes (14-12-2), with Giovanni Fiore and Anthony Beauvillier adding the others.

Antoine Pouliot, Nicolas Meloche, Frederic Gamelin and Maxime St-Cyr replied for Baie-Comeau (18-7-3).

Marvin Cupper got the win in net for Shawinigan, making 25 saves. Philippe Cadorette started for the Drakkar and made 17-of-23 saves in 33:54. Reilly Pickard replaced him and stopped 12-of-13 shots in 26:06.

The Cataractes' power play was dominant, scoring four times on six opportunities. Baie-Comeau went 1 for 3 with the man advantage.



CHARLOTTETOWN ? Daniel Audette scored at 19:45 of the third period to help boost Sherbrooke over the Islanders.

Tim Wieser and Charles-Eric Legare also found the back of the net for the Phoenix (15-9-2), who had three consecutive goals to end the game.

Filip Chlapik and Ross Johnston had goals for Charlottetown (14-13-2).



MONCTON, N.B. ??? Cameron Askew scored the lone goal in the shootout as the Wildcats edged Cape Breton.

Conor Garland had a goal and three assists for Moncton (16-10-1) to lead the charge offensively. Will Smith, Stephen Johnson and Ivan Barbashev rounded out the attack.

Kyle Farrell chipped in with two goals for the Screaming Eagles (9-14-5), while Clark Bishop and Maxim Lazarev supplied the rest of the offence.



SAINT JOHN, N.B. ??? Matthew Highmore scored in the sixth round of the shootout as the Sea Dogs skated past Blainville-Boisbriand.

Adam Marsh chipped in at 16:46 of the third period on the power play to tie the game for Saint John (16-6-4), which snapped a two-game losing streak.

Daniel Walcott opened the scoring for the Armada (15-7-4) in the second period.



GATINEAU, Que. ??? Olivier Garneau and Marcus Cuomo each had a goal with under five minutes left in the third period as Quebec beat the Olympiques.

Adam Chapman started the scoring with his fifth of the season for the Remparts (18-9-0).

Vaclav Karabacek scored a power-play goal for Gatineau's (13-11-4) lone offence. The loss snaps its three-game winning streak.



RIMOUSKI, Que. ??? Christopher Clapperton scored the go-ahead goal at 19:21 of the third period as the Oceanic got past Chicoutimi.

Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Frederik Gauthier, Vincent Dunn and Simon Tremblay each scored one of four third-period goals for Rimouski (19-7-2). Samuel Morin rounded out the attack.

Laurent Dauphin, Charles Guevremont and Samuel Blier scored for the Sagueneens (9-15-2).


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