Monday, November 4, 2013

Desbiens, Marchand and Campagna named the TELUS three stars of the week

Press Release

BOUCHERVILLE, Monday, November 4, 2013 - Simon Desbiens, Chase Marchand and JC Campagna were name TELUS three stars of the week today for the time period of October 28 to November 3.

Simon Desbiens, forward for the Sherbrooke Phoenix , is the first star. In 3 games on the road , all 3 won by his team in the Maritimes, Simon scored 4 goals including a game winner and added 3 assists maintaining a +/- of +5. His most productive game was November 1st against the Charlottetown Islanders, where he got 3 points, had a +/- of +3 and was named the second star of the game.

The second star is the goalie of the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles, Chase Merchant. In 2 wins, where he faced a total of 50 shots, he kept an average of 1.50 and a save percentage of .940. It’s worth noting that this rookie was only in his second and third games in the QMJHL and was a 10th round pick in 2012. Chase was the first star of both of those games.

Finally, JC Campagna, with 8 points, is the third star of the week. Acquired from the Quebec Remparts on October 12, the Wildcats forward was the first star of the game on November 1, collecting 2 goals and an assist against the Sea Dogs. The third game of the weekend JC tallied one goal and 3 assists against the Charlottetown Islanders, he was also named the first star of the game. The 4 points earned proved to be a career-high in the QMJHL.

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