Skip to content

Halifax advances to President Cup final after thrilling Game 6 OT win

Xavier Parent scored the game winning goal, giving the Mooseheads a 2-1 win
halifax-mooseheads

The Halifax Mooseheads are off to the President Cup final after a thrilling overtime win over the Drummondville Voltigeurs.

In a game dominated by the goaltenders, Alexis Gravel stopped 33 of 34 shots.

Arnaud Durandeau opened the scoring, getting his seventh of the playoffs to give the Mooseheads and early lead.

Drummondville got their first of the game from Gregor MacLeod who tied the game midway through the second period, getting his seventh of the playoffs.

A scoreless third period forced the game to overtime.

Xavier Parent was the hero for the Mooseheads, scoring early in overtime, sending Halifax to the President Cup final where they will face the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies.

This marks the fourth trip to the QMJHL finals for Halifax in franchise history.


Matthew Moore

About the Author: Matthew Moore

Born on Cape Breton Island, Matthew is a reporter and weekend anchor for NEWS 95.7 and HalifaxToday.ca.
Read more



Comments

Rogers Media
6080 Young Street Halifax, NS, B3K 5L2 © 2006-2020 Rogers Media. All rights reserved.