Memorial Cup Round Robin
Saint John Sea Dogs 7 Seattle Thunderbirds 0
Sea Dogs 7 Thunderbirds 0
Joe Veleno had two goals and 3 points to lead the Sea Dogs to the blowout victory.
Chase Stewart, Mathieu Joseph, Spencer Smallman, Cole Reginato and Bokondji Imama also scored for the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League champions.
Callum Booth made 31 saves for the shutout.
With the victory, St John advances to the Semifinal Game on Friday night and will face the loser of the game tonight between host Windsor and Ontario Hockey League champion Erie.
Both the Spitfires and the Otters are 2 & 0 and the winner of tonight's all-OHL matchup earns a direct route to the championship game on Sunday.
The Western Hockey League champion Thunderbirds went 0 & 3 for the tournament and were eliminated.
Seattle was outscored 18-3 in the round robin
Erie (OHL) 2 2 0 16 7 4
Windsor (host) 2 2 0 10 3 4
Saint John (QMJHL) 3 1 2 14 15 2
Seattle (WHL) 3 0 3 3 18 0
Windsor vs. Erie, 7 p.m.
( the winner advances to the final; the loser goes to the semifinal)
Saint John vs. Erie/Windsor Loser, 7 p.m.
Erie/Windsor Winner vs. Semifinal Winner, 7 p.m.