HALIFAX - Louick Marcotte scored once and set up two more and Antoine Bibeau made 28 saves as the Val-d'Or Foreurs defeated the host Halifax Mooseheads 5-2 on Friday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoff action.
Anthony Mantha and Anthony Beauregard each had a goal and an assist for the Foreurs, who lead the third-round series 1-0, and Samuel Henley and Nicolas Aube-Kubel added a goal apiece.
Nikolaj Ehlers and Philippe Gadoury supplied the scoring for the Mooseheads.
Halifax's Zachary Fucale stopped 18-of-22 shots in a losing cause.
DRAKKAR 2 ARMADA 0
BAIE-COMEAU, Que. — Philippe Cadorette stopped all 21 shots his way as the Drakkar blanked Blainville-Boisbriand to take Game 1 of their third-round tilt.
Robbie Graham scored the eventual winner for Baie-Comeau at 11:02 of the third period while Francis Turbide added an empty-net goal at 19:48.
Christopher Clapperton led the Armada with six shots on Cadorette.
Etienne Marcoux kicked out 30-of-31 shots for Blainville-Boisbriand.