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QMJHL Roundup: Dion has 3 points to lift Foreurs over Drakkar

VAL-D’OR, Que. — Yan Dion had two goals and an assist and Eienne Montpetit stopped 36 shots to lift the Val-d’Or Foreurs past the Baie-Comeau Drakkar 6-2 on Thursday night in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action.

Jeremy Michel, David Noel, Adam Cheezo and Mathieu Nadeau rounded out the attack for the Foreurs (2-3-1).

Christopher Benoit and Jordan Martel scored for Baie-Comeau (2-3-0). Justin Blanchette turned aside 29 shots.

Val-d’Or’s Alexandre Couture was ejected in the third period after a major penalty for checking from behind.

The Foreurs went 1 for 5 on the power play while the Drakkar were 1 for 6.


RIMOUSKI, Que. — Yannik Bertrand and Dmitry Zavgorodniy each had a goal and two assists as the Oceanic toppled Cape Breton.

Charle-Edouard D’Astous and Maxim Trepanier also chipped in for Rimouski (3-1-1).

Drake Batherson replied for the Screaming Eagles (3-3-0).

Colten Ellis made 26 saves for the Oceanic. Kevin Mandolese kicked out 25 shots for Cape Breton.