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Right winger Robert Pelletier drives the puck towards the net of the visiting Acadie-Bathurst Titan during Quebec Major Junior hockey action Tuesday in Charlottetown at the Eastlink Centre.
The Charlottetown Islanders moved past the Acadie-Bathurst Titan in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League standings Tuesday night.
The Islanders defeated the Titan 3-1 to improve to 20-36-2-5, good enough for 47 points. The Titan fell to 20-38-4-2 and has 46 points.
Before 2,126 fans at Eastlink Centre, Daniel Sprong, Spenser Cobbold and Kameron Kielly, with an empty-net goal in the game’s final minute, scored for the Islanders.
Christophe Boivin netted the lone goal for Acadie-Bathurst, which led 1-0 after the first period and trailed 2-1 following 40 minutes.
Winning goaltender was Mason McDonald, and Jacob Brennan took the loss.
The Islanders visit Halifax on Thursday.