Friday, May 27, 2016
LONDON TO FACE ROUYN-NORANDA IN MEMORIAL CUP FINAL
Francis Perron had a goal and an assist as Rouyn-Noranda downed the host Red Deer Rebels 3-1 on Friday in the tournament semifinal.
The Huskies will be playing for their first-ever Memorial Cup and face the OHL champion London Knights, who went undefeated in the round robin en route to a direct berth in the championship game.
Martins Dzierkals and Nikolas Brouillard also scored for the Huskies while Timo Meier chipped in with two assists.
Luke Philp scored for the Rebels.
Chase Marchand made 36 saves for the win as Rylan Toth stopped 24-of-27 shots in a losing cause.
(The Canadian Press)