MONCTON, N.B. - Captain Christophe Lalonde scored twice and added three assists for the Moncton Wildcats in a 7-0 rout of the Saint John Sea Dogs on Friday night in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action.
The win moves the Wildcats (8-4-0) into a tie for first place in the Maritimes division with the Sea Dogs (7-3-2).
Ivan Barbashev, Vladimir Tkachev, Cameron Askew, Stephen Johnson and Mathieu Olivier supplied the rest of Moncton's offence.
Alex Dubeau made 16 saves for the shutout.
Sebastien Auger made 24-of-29 saves for Saint John in 40 minutes of work. Bobby Dugan stopped 10-of-12 shots in relief.
The Wildcats scored five times on 13 chances with the man advantage while the Sea Dogs didn't score on six power-play opportunities.
ISLANDERS 4 TITAN 1
CHARLOTTETOWN ? Bradley Kennedy and Oliver Coopers both scored in the second period for the Islanders as they topped Acadie-Bathurst.
Ryan MacKinnon and Alexandre Goulet also found the back of the net for the Islanders (6-5-2).
Aaron Kerr had a goal for the Titans (4-9-0) in the loss.
MOOSEHEADS 5 SCREAMING EAGLES 2
HALIFAX ??? Winnipeg Jets draft pick Nikolaj Ehlers struck twice and added an assist in the Mooseheads victory over Cape Breton.
Jean-Sebastien Taillefer, Vincent Watt and Maxime Fortier rounded out Halifax's (4-6-2) attack.
Francis Brunelle scored his first two goals of the year for the Screaming Eagles (6-7-1).
SAGUENEENS 3 REMPARTS 2
QUEBEC CITY ??? Laurent Dauphin had a pair of goals added three assists as Chicoutimi edged the Remparts.
Samuel Roussy scored on the power play for the Sagueneens (5-7-1) to open the game.
Massimo Carozza and Adam Erne replied for Quebec (7-5-0).
DRAKKAR 3 OCEANIC 0
BAIE-COMEAU, Que. ??? Philippe Cadorette made 41 saves to help the Drakkar blank Rimouski.
Alexis Vanier and Maxime St-Cyr had power-play goals for Baie-Comeau (8-4-1), while Luca Ciampini rounded out the scoring.
Philippe Desrosiers turned aside 18 shots for the Oceanic (10-4-0) in the loss.
PHOENIX 3 VOLTIGEURS 2 (SO)
DRUMMONDVILLE, Que. ??? Kay Schweri and Raphael Lafontaine both scored in the shootout in Sherbrooke's come-from-behind victory over the Voltigeurs.
Tim Wieser had his 12th goal of the year on the power play to tie for game for the Phoenix (9-4-0). Julien Bahl also had a goal in regulation.
Marc-Antoine Bouillon and Charles-David Beaudoin both struck for Drummondville (5-5-2).
ARMADA 5 OLYMPIQUES 2
GATINEAU, Que. ??? Danick Martel had two goals for Blainville-Boisbriand in its victory over the Olympiques.
Alexandre Delisle-House, Brendan Hamelin and Daniel Walcott supplied the remainder of the Armada (5-6-2) offence.
Joey Richard and Alexandre Alain responded for Gatineau (7-4-3) in the loss.
HUSKIES 4 FOREURS 1
ROUYN-NORANDA, Que. ??? Mathieu Lemay struck twice for the Huskies as they skated past Val-d'Or.
Jeremy Lauzon and Antoine Waked also chipped in for Rouyn-Noranda (8-5-0).
Julien Gauthier had the lone score for the Foreurs (5-7-1).
TIGRES 4 CATARACTES 2
VICTORIAVILLE, Que. ??? Yan Pavel Laplante and Samuel Blais both scored twice and added an assist each to lead the charge offensively for the Tigres over Shawinigan.
Angelo Miceli had a pair of assists for Victoriaville (6-4-2).
Dennis Yan and Olivier Caouette had a goal each for the Cataractes (6-6-2).