QUEBEC — Thomas Pelletier and Nathan Legare scored 46 seconds apart late in the second period, and the Val-d'Or Foreurs downed the Victoriaville Tigres 4-1 on Tuesday to even the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League final at two wins apiece.

Xavier Bernard and Jeremy Michel also scored while Jakob Pelletier had two assists for the Foreurs, who got 21 saves from Jonathan Lemieux.

Alex Beaucage opened the scoring for the Tigres 4:19 into the game before Val-d'Or reeled off four straight goals.

Fabio Iacobo stopped 27-of-31 shots for Victoriaville.

Game 5 of the best-of-seven President Cup final being held at Centre Videotron goes Thursday.


This report by The Canadian Press was first published June 1, 2021.