Junior Extra: a decisive streak

Junior Extra: a decisive streak


After a great unexpected victory (6  to 3) in Quebec, the Drakkar returned home to play a doubleheader against the Val-d'Or Foreurs. Despite shooting 49 shots towards the opposing goaltender, Baie-Comeau lost 5 1 to 1 in the first game, before bouncing back with a 4 0 win (second shutout of the season for the goalkeeper Olivier Ciarlo). This harvest of four points out of a possible six allows the ship to maintain its sixth position in the conference standings, and this, with five games to play. He begins a decisive series of three games in four days on the road which begins Wednesday evening in Sherbrooke. 

They stood out

Isaac Dufort

3 games | 2 goals | 1 pass | 3 points

Matyas Melovsky

3 games | 0 goal | 3 passes | 3 points

Vincent Collard

3 games | 2 goals | 0 pass | 2 points

Under the magnifying glass

Félix Gagnon

One of the leaders in the circuit in terms of faceoffs won, Félix Gagnon continues his brilliance with a success rate of 64.9% since the beginning of March. 

What They Said

“The players were asked to move, to move their feet and that's what they said. do. We were often the first on the puck in addition to being very effective on offense and defense. »

— Coach Jean-François Grégoire summing up the recent 4-0 triumph

“Overall we had a good week with two out of three wins . It's tight. We have to take it one game at a time and we need everyone. There is no room for passengers. ”

– Félix Gagnon, first star of Sunday's game against Val-d'Or

The schedule for the week

  • Tonight, 7 p.m., in Sherbrooke
  • Friday, March 17, 7:30 p.m., in Blainville-Boisbriand
  • Saturday, March 18, 4 p.m., in Blainville-Boisbriand