QMJHL Roundup: Riley Kidney scores in overtime as Titan down Eagles 2-1

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SYDNEY, N.S. — Riley Kidney scored 4:38 into overtime to lift the Acadie-Bathurst Titan over the Cape Breton Eagles 2-1 on Monday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action.

Kidney also assisted on Jacob Melanson's goal at the 14:16 mark of the third period.

Jan Bednar made 26 saves to earn the win in net for the Titan (5-0-0).

Nicholas Girouard was the lone scorer for Cape Breton (1-2-2) and goaltender Nicolas Ruccia stopped 40 shots.

Kidney's goal came on one of Acadie-Bathurst's six power plays and the Eagles did not score on their three man advantages.



CHARLOTTETOWN — William Dufour's winner came at the 13:43 mark of the third period as Saint John topped the Islanders.

Riley Bezeau and Cam MacDonald also scored for the Sea Dogs (1-3-1).

Michael Horth replied for Charlottetown (3-2-0).

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 11, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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