Saturday, May 21, 2016
MEMORIAL CUP: ROUYN-NORANDA 5 WHEAT KINGS 3
Anthony-John Greer, Gabriel Fontaine and Philippe Myers also scored for the Huskies. Francis Perron, a 2014 Ottawa Senators draft pick, chipped in with three assists.
Reid Duke, Tyler Coulter and John Quenneville found the back of the net for the Wheat Kings.
Rouyn-Noranda's Chase Marchand made 38 saves for the win as Brandon's Jordan Papirny gave up five goals on 29 shots.
The Huskies, the QMJHL champion and No. 1 ranked team in the CHL, are making their first-ever appearance at the Memorial Cup while the WHL champion Wheat Kings are participating for the fifth time in franchise history.
Meier had 23 goals and 51 points in 29 regular season games for Rouyn-Noranda after being acquired mid-season from the Halifax Mooseheads.
(The Canadian Press)