Moncton, NB - The StFX X-Men skated to a 4-2 win over the Universite de Moncton Aigles Bleus Saturday night in AUS hockey action.
At 4:22 of the first period, on the power play, the home side took a 1-0 edge on a marker from Jean-Sebastien Fournier (Levi's, QC). Alex Saulnier (Cap Pele, NB) and Jean-Francois Plante (Sherbrooke, QC) chipped in assists.
Moncton doubled their lead, at 10:28, with Plante tallying from Danick Emond (Terrebonne, QC).
In the third period, the teams could not light up the scoreboard.
Chase Marchand (Halifax, NS) made 31 saves for the X-Men, while Alexi Thibaudeau (Gatineau, QC) garnered 31 stops.
The X-Men will be back on the ice Wednesday, Nov. 9, when they face the Saint Mary's Huskies in Halifax. Moncton will host the Acadia Axemen Saturday, Nov 12. Puck drop for both games is 7 p.m.