Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

 

Rocket drop decision to Oceanic

By Nolan Reid
 
 
Jess Tanguy's hat-trick led the way for the Rimouski Oceanic in a 6-1 win over the P.E.I. Rocket Sunday evening in Rimouski, Que. 
 
The loss drops the Rocket to a 17-12-2-0 season record and go 0-2 on its two-game Quebec road trip.
 
The Oceanic opened the scoring in the first period at 3:20 with a goal from Peter Trainor. Tanguy then gave the Oceanic a 2-0 lead at 12:52.
 
In the second period, Rimouski took a 3-0 lead with Tanguy's second goal of the game at 4:50 on the powerplay. The Rocket got on the board to make it a 3-1 game at 12:22 with Jack Nevins' first goal as a Rocket. Deverick Ottereyes and Alexis Pépin drew the assists.
 
In the third period, the Oceanic regained the three-goal lead at 7:01 with a powerplay goal from Francis Beauvillier. Tanguy's third of the game put the Oceanic up 5-1 at 14:12 before Frédérik Gauthier put them up 6-1 at 19:43.
 
Rocket goalie Maxime Lagace made 22 saves in the loss. 
 
Philippe Desrosiers made 24 saves in the win for Rimouski. 
 
The Rocket returns home to the Maritimes when it battles the Mooseheads in Halifax on Thursday Dec. 13 and then the Screaming Eagles in Cape Breton on Friday Dec. 14. Game time for both games is 7PM.
 
The Rocket returns home Sunday Dec. 16 against the Saint John Sea Dogs. It will be the last game before the Christmas break.
 
 

Schedule & Results

August 22 / 2014

 
CHA
5
4
BAT
Final SO
 
 
 
HAL
0
1
SNB
Final SO
 
 
 
BLB
2
5
VDO
Final
 
 
 
CHI
2
8
QUE
Final
 
 
 
SHA
4
3
VIC
Final SO
 
 
 
BAC
3
2
RIM
Final
 
 
 
DRU
0
1
SHE
Final
 
 

August 23 / 2014

 
GAT
VS
ROU
03:00 PM ET
 
 
 
BAC
VS
RIM
04:00 PM ET
 
 
 
QUE
VS
CHI
04:00 PM ET
 
 
 
BAT
VS
MON
06:00 PM ET
 
 
 
SNB
VS
HAL
06:00 PM ET
 
 

August 24 / 2014

 
MON
VS
CHA
03:00 PM ET
 
 
 
ROU
VS
GAT
04:00 PM ET
 
 
 
SHE
VS
DRU
04:00 PM ET
 
 
 
VDO
VS
BLB
04:00 PM ET
 
 

August 28 / 2014

 
ROU
VS
VIC
07:00 PM ET
 
 
 

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