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QMJHL Roundup: Mooseheads win 9th straight game, one point back of league lead @NHLdotcom

HALIFAX - Nikolaj Ehlers scored twice as the Halifax Mooseheads shut out the Saint John Sea Dogs 5-0 for their ninth straight win in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League play Saturday.

Luca Ciampini, Connor Moynihan and Andrew Ryan also scored for Halifax (21-8-0), which is one point back of league-leading Blainville-Boisbriand. The Armada have three games in hand.

Sebastien Auger stopped 37 shots in net for Saint John (6-18-3).

Halifax's Zachary Fucale meanwhile finished with 22 saves for the shutout.



ROUYN-NORANDA, Que. ? Liam O'Brien scored a power-play goal in overtime to complete a hat trick and lift the Huskies past Blainville-Boisbriand.

Maxime St-Cyr and Mathieu Lemay also scored for Rouyn-Noranda (15-9-2)

Aaron Hoyles, Frederic Bergeron, Nikita Jevpalovs and Samuel Hodhod replied for the Armada (20-3-3), who hold a one-point lead atop the QMJHL.

Alexandre Belanger made 19 saves in net for the Huskies, while Etienne Marcoux finished with 24 stops for the Armada.



BAIE-COMEAU, Que. ??? The Drakkar overcame a spectacular performance in net by Charlottetown's Antoine Bibeau.

Robbie Graham and Valentin Zykov each scored for Baie-Comeau (18-5-4), while Simon Lemieux stopped 23 shots.

Bibeau meanwhile made 43 saves for Charlottetown (13-11-3), and was especially good in the first period when he gave up one goal while the Islanders were being outshot 24-5.

Alexandre Goulet added the lone goal for the Islanders.



CHICOUTIMI, Que. ??? Alex Dubeau made 29 saves for the shutout to help Moncton earn a win on the road.

JC Campagna and Mark Simpson had goals for the Wildcats (12-16-2).

Julio Billia finished with 24 saves in net for Chicoutimi (13-15-0).

Power-play time was at a premium. Moncton went scoreless on two attempts while the Sagueneens failed to score on four tries.



RIMOUSKI, Que. ??? Dominic Beauchemin scored the lone goal in the shootout as the Oceanic edged Quebec.

Beauchemin also scored in regulation, while Rimouski (16-7-4) also had goals from Anthony DeLuca and Peter Trainor.

Olivier Archambault, Brent Turnbull and Nick Sorensen replied for the Remparts (14-8-6).

Philippe Desrosiers stopped 24 shots in net for the Oceanic, while at the other end of the ice Francois Brassard finished with 37 saves.



SHAWINIGAN, Que. ??? The Tigres scored four unanswered goals in the third period to blow past the Cataractes.

Angelo Miceli and Gabriel Gagne each scored twice for Victoriaville (11-13-2), while Philippe Hudon, Jan Mandat, Matthew Boudreau and Carl-Antoine Delisle had singles. Charles-Olivier Lajoie stopped 28 shots.

Frederick Gaudreau scored twice for league-worst Shawinigan (3-21-2), which had scored the first three goals of the third to take a 5-4 lead before the Tigres started their run.

Kris Hodge, Anthony Beauvillier and Frank Schumacher also scored for the Cataractes.



VAL-D'OR, Que. ??? Foreurs goaltender Francois Tremblay needed to make just 17 saves for the shutout.

Phil Pietroniro, Anthony Mantha, Timotej Sille and Pierre-Maxime Poudrier each scored for Val-d'Or (16-11-0).

The goal was Mantha's league-leading 25th of the season. He also leads the QMJHL in points with 56.

Francis Desrosiers did what he could in net for Sherbrooke (10-15-2), stopping 49 shots.

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