QMJHL roundup: Phoenix outshoot, outscore overmatched Islanders

SHERBROOKE, Que. — Joshua Roy scored his 34th goal of the season and added an assist as the Sherbrooke Phœnix defeated the visiting Charlottetown Islanders 7-2 in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action on Friday night.

Ethan Gauthier, Israel Mianscum, David Spacek, Joe Fleming, Jacob Melanson and Andrew Belchamber also scored for the Western Conference-leading Phoenix (41-12-3-2), who led 2-1 after the first period and 3-2 heading into the third.

Ross Campbell and Giovanni Morneau scored for the Islanders (24-28-5-1), who were outshot 42-15.

Elsewhere in the QMJHL:



SHAWINIGAN, Que. — Thomas Hebert scored the game-winning goal at 13:11 of the third period as the Shawinigan Cataractes edged the visiting Quebec Remparts 3-2.

Lorenzo Canonica and Felix Lacerte also scored once for the Cataractes (25-28-2-3).

Justin Robidas and Charles Savoie scored for the Eastern Conference-leading Remparts (45-10-1-2)



VAL-D'OR, Que. — William Veillette scored three goals as the visiting Victoriaville Tigres defeated the Val-d'Or Foreurs 11-2.

Thomas Belgarde and Eliott Simard each scored twice for the Tigres (35-17-1-5), while Raphael Blouin, Alexandre Nadeau, Maxime Pellerin and Mael Lavigne netted singles.

David Doucet and Nathan Baril scored for the Foreurs (23-35-2-0).



BAIE-COMEAU, Que. — Connor Trenholm scored a goal and added two assists as the visiting Moncton Wildcats defeated the Baie-Comeau Drakkar 5-2.

Charles Beaudoin, Maxim Barbashev, Alex Mercier and Jonas Taibel also scored for the Wildcats (28-27-1-2).

Justin Poirier and Vincent Collard scored for the Drakkar (24-30-3-2).



BOISBRIAND, Que. — Jeremy Lapointe and Luke Woodworth each scored twice as the visiting Drummondville Voltigeurs defeated the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 6-2.

Loic Goyette and Sam Oliver also scored for the Voltigeurs (24-29-4-1). Xavier Fortin chipped in with four assists, while Woodworth added two.

James Swan and Alexis Bourque scored for the Armada (20-31-6-2).

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

This report by The Canadian Press was first published March 3, 2023.

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