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QMJHL roundup: Milota nets shutout as Eagles beat Islanders 3-0

CHARLOTTETOWN — The visiting Cape Breton Eagles scored twice in the first period and got a 36-save performance from Jakub Milota to beat the Charlottetown Islanders 3-0 in the lone Quebec Major Junior Hockey League game on Tuesday night.

Brayden Schmitt, Olivier Houde and Cam Squires (empty-netter) scored for the Eagles (15-14-1-0) in the Maritimes Division battle. Luke Patterson chipped in with two assists.

Carter Bickle stopped 19 of 21 shots in the Islanders (11-16-1-1) net.

The Eagles went 0-for-1 on the power play, while the Islanders were 0-for-3.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Dec. 5, 2023.

The Canadian Press