Zachary Fucale stopped 39 shots and Gabrielle Dumont had a goal and two assists as the St. John's IceCaps halted a five-game slide with a 4-0 win over the Syracuse Crunch on Tuesday in American Hockey League action.
Nikita Scherbak and Michael McCarron scored power-play goals for the IceCaps (20-18-10) while East Bideford native Morgan Ellis added the other at even strength. Bud Holloway tacked on three assists while Ellis had one.
Ellis now has 11 goals and 16 assists in 48 games this season.
Kristers Gudlevskis turned away 15-of-18 shots for the Crunch (19-20-9), who have lost six in a row.
St. John's went 2-for-3 on the power play while Syracuse failed to score on two chances with the man advantage.