Cougars win and lose over the weekend
The Vankleek Hill Cougars lost their home game Saturday night against the Papineauville Vikings 7-2, but beat the Morrisburg Lions the next day 8-4, in Morrisburg.
The Cougars scored their points against the Vikings in first and third period. Papineauville dominated first period with five goals scored, then cooled off on their scoring with their last two points taken in second period, and going without any more goals in third.
Charles Doyon scored both goals for Vankleek Hill with assists from Nikolas Ayotte, Marc-Antoine Doyon, and Riley Sauvé. Sébastien Moreau and Dominik Turcotte shared goalkeeping duties.
Scoring two goals each for the Vikings were Justin Labrosse and Mathieu Lapointe. Adding single points were Nicolas Loyer, Hugo Lusignan, and Jacob Osborne. Goals assists came from Lapointe, Loyer, Osborne, Owen Frenette, Simon Hupé, Pascal Leblanc, Xavier Marengère, and Danny Plourde-Grenon. Yannick Gosselin guarded the Papineauville net.
Ryan Allen almost pulled off a double-hat trick against Morrisburg, scoring five goals for the Cougars and assisting on another. Solo goals came from Tyler Dopelhamer, Charles Doyon, and Riley Sauvé. Also assisting on goals were Dopelhamer, Doyon, Sauvé, Nickolas Ayotte, Ronnie Boots, Tyler Druce, and Charles-Olivier Portelance. Dominik Turcotte guarded the Cougars’ net.
Brian Landry scored two points for Morrisburg with Kirk Gauvreau and Jacob Kendrick accounting for the remaining goals. Assists came from Kendrick, Jakob Downey, Thomas Ourderkirk. Anthony Pace, and Brennan Revell. Dean Gauvreau was the Lions’ netminder.
The Cougars host the Clarence Creek Castors Dec. 9, then go to St-Isidore Sunday.
Les Cougars de Vankleek Hill ont perdu leur match à domicile samedi soir contre les Vikings de Papineauville, 7-2, mais ils ont battu les Lions de Morrisburg le lendemain à Morrisburg, 8-4.