CHARLOTTETOWN – Jean-Francois Plante scored the lone goal of the shootout to give the Sherbrooke Phoenix a 4-3 victory over the Charlottetown Islanders in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League on Friday night.
The host Islanders, meanwhile, were unable to beat Phoenix on their three shootout opportunities at Eastlink Centre.
Simon Desbiens (2-1) and Jérémy Roy scored in regulation time for Sherbrooke.
Daniel Sprong (1-2), Matej Beran (1-1) and Bradley Kennedy countered for the Islanders, who held period leads of 2-0 and 3-2.
Overall, Sherbrooke outshot Charlottetown 39-38.
A crowd of 2,504 fans took in the game.