09/22/2013 08:49 EDT | Updated 11/22/2013 05:12 EST

Charlettown remains unbeaten in QMJHL with 3-2 shootout win over Saint John

SAINT JOHN, N.B. - Troy Vance scored the winner in the ninth round of a shootout as the Charlottetown Islanders remained undefeated with a 3-2 win over the Saint John Sea Dogs in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action Sunday.

Daniel Sprong and Yan Pavel Laplante scored in regulation for the Islanders (4-0-0).

Marcus Cuomo and Nathan Noel scored for the Sea Dogs (2-1-1), who trail the Islanders by three points in the Maritimes Division.

Eric Brassard made 34 saves for Charlottetown, while Sebastien Auger stopped 38 shots for Saint John.


At Sydney, N.S., Clark Bishop had two goals and Cape Breton scored five consecutive times in a 5-2 win over Halifax.

Julien Pelletier, Cameron Darcy and Raphael Corriveau also scored for the Screaming Eagles (1-2-1) while Alex Bureau made 25 saves.

Nikolaj Ehlers and Andrew Shewfelt scored for Halifax (1-3-0), while Zachary Fucale stopped 31 shots.

Trailing 1-0 after the first period, Bishop's first goal just 18 seconds into the second period kick started Cape Breton's offence.


At Moncton, N.B., Christopher Caissy scored twice as the Wildcats mauled Acadie-Bathurst.

Garrett Johnston, Conor Garland, Ryan Penny, Will Smith and Mark Simpson also scored for Moncton (2-2-0).

Dominic Beauchemin and Adam Chapman scored for the Titan (2-2-0), who allowed four Wildcats goals in the second period.

Alex Dubeau made 22 saves for Moncton, while at the other end of the ice Jacob Brennan stopped 29 shots.


At Baie-Comeau, Que., Philippe Cadorette made 28 saves as the Drakkar overcame Chicoutimi.

Gabryel Paquin-Boudreau, Jeremy Gregoire, Robbie Graham, Francis Turbide, Frederic Gamelin and Felix Girard scored for Baie-Comeau (2-1-1).

Charles Hudon, Victor Provencher and Sebastien Sylvestre replied for the Sagueneens (3-1-0).

Domenic Graham did what he could in Chicoutimi's net with 39 saves.


At Rimouski, Que., Adam Erne scored a hat trick to lead the Remparts past the Oceanic.

Erne scored a goal in each period for Quebec (1-2-1), while Anthony Duclair also scored twice and Ryan Culkin added one. Francois Brassard made 30 saves in net.

One of Duclair's goals came on a penalty shot at 7:18 of the third.

Anthony DeLuca and Michael Joly scored for Rimouski (2-2-0) while Philippe Desrosiers allowed four goals on 17 shots. He was replaced by Zachary Fortin, who stopped six of eight.


At Sherbrooke, Que., Tim Wieser's third-period goal broke a 2-2 tie and the Phoenix offence did the rest.

Cole Murphy, William Couture, Jean-Francois Plante and Jeremy Roy also scored for Sherbrooke (1-3-0).

Jerome Verrier and Georgs Golovkovs had goals 1:10 apart early in the third to tie the game for Drummondville (3-1-0) before Wieser's goal.

Francis Desrosiers made 39 saves for Sherbrooke while Louis-Philip Guindon replied with 34 saves for the Voltigeurs.