QMJHL Roundup: Olympiques top Voltigeurs 4-2 to earn 19th straight victory

GATINEAU, Que. — Isaac Belliveau had a goal and an assist and the Gatineau Olympiques picked up their 19th consecutive win, defeating the Drummondville Voltigeurs 4-2 on Wednesday.

Cam MacDonald, Alexis Gendron and Zachary Dean added the others for Western Conference-leading Gatineau (45-12-4-2). Francesco Lapenna made 27 saves.

Jérémy Lapointe and Sam Oliver responded for Drummondville (25-33-4-1), which dropped its second in a row. Riley Mercer stopped 36-of-40 shots.

After falling behind 2-1 just 24 seconds into the third period, the Olympiques scored three unanswered goals, with Gendron netting his 50th and MacDonald capping the run with his 28th.



QUÉBEC, QUE. — Théo Rochette had a goal and two assists in leading the Québec Remparts to a 5-2 win over the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada.

Vsevolod Komarov, Jérémy Langlois, Zachary Bolduc and Justin Robidas also scored for Québec (48-12-1-2). William Rousseau made 19 saves.

Thomas Paquet and Alex Blais replied for Blainville-Boisbriand (22-34-6-2). Charles-Édward Gravel stopped 28 shots.



HALIFAX — Alexandre Doucet had a hat trick and one assist, Jordan Dumais added a goal and three assists and the Halifax Mooseheads handed the Acadie-Bathurst Titan a 6-3 loss.

Attilio Biasca and Zachary L'Heureux added the others for Halifax (46-10-4-3). Mathis Rousseau made 17 stops.

Donovan Arsenault, Dominik Godin and Cole Larkin scored for Acadie-Bathurst (19-37-5-3). Joshua Fleming turned away 45 shots.



SHERBROOKE, QUE. — Anthony Munroe-Boucher and Cole Huckins both had a goal and two assists as the Sherbrooke Phoenix downed the Baie-Comeau Drakkar 7-4.

Maxime Côté, Milo Roelens, David Spacek, Jacob Melanson and Christophe Rondeau provided the rest of the offence for Sherbrooke (45-13-3-2). Olivier Adam made 21 saves.

Justin Poirier, with two goals, Félix Gagnon and Alexis Bernier answered for Baie-Comeau (27-32-3-2). Olivier Ciarlo stopped 35 shots.



RIMOUSKI, QUE. — Etienne Morin, Maxim Barbashev and Jonas Taibel each had a goal and an assist as the Moncton Wildcats topped the Rimouski Océanic 5-3.

Anthony Hamel and Yoan Loshing added the others for Moncton (32-28-1-2). Jacob Steinman made 30 saves.

Xavier Filion, Nathan Lévesque and Julien Béland replied for Rimouski (32-29-2-1). Patrik Hamrla stopped 12-of-16 shots.



CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. — Jakob Robillard's 26-save effort led the Charlottetown Islanders to a 3-1 victory over the Cape Breton Eagles.

Marcus Kearsey, Owen Hollingsworth and Ross Campbell scored for Charlottetown (25-31-6-1).

Jacob Newcombe had the lone goal for Cape Breton (26-33-3-1), which got 32 stops from Oliver Satny.

This roundup was generated automatically with a CP-developed application.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published March 15, 2023.

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