QMJHL Roundup: Lavoie leads Mooseheads to Game 2 win over Voltigeurs


DRUMMONDVILLE, Que. — Raphael Lavoie got his team to overtime. Arnaud Durandeau did the rest.

Lavoie had three goals and an assist in regulation before Durandeau scored the winner at 5:45 of the second overtime as the Halifax Mooseheads edged the Drummondville Voltigeurs 5-4 on Saturday to even their Quebec Major Junior Hockey league third-round series at a game apiece.

Samuel Asselin also scored for Halifax while Alexis Gravel turned away 38 shots for the victory.

Dawson Mercer led the Voltigeurs with a goal and two helpers. Cedric Desruisseaux, Maxime Comtois and Pavel Koltygin had the other goals.

Anthony Morrone kicked out 50-of-55 shots for Drummondville.

The Voltigeurs host Game 3 on Tuesday.


ROUYN-NORANDA, Que. — Felix Bibeau’s second goal of the night with just 40 seconds to go in regulation lifted the Huskies over Rimouski for a 2-0 series lead.

Patrik Hrehorcak and Noah Dobson also found the back of the net for Rouyn-Noranda. Samuel Harvey turned away 28 shots for the win.

Alexis Lafreniere, Carson MacKinnon and Anthony Gagnon scored while Colten Ellis made 40 saves for the Oceanic, who host Game 3 on Tuesday.

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