Phoenix assign Leclerc to Collège Français de Longueuil

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The Sherbrooke Phoenix assigned defenceman Mathieu Leclerc to Collège Français de Longueuil of the Quebec Junior Hockey League for the remainder of the season on Friday.

Leclerc, 19, has appeared in 88 career Quebec Major Junior Hockey League games between Rimouski, Drummondville, Acadie-Bathurst and the Phoenix, recording 11 assists, along with posting 42 penalty minutes.

In 34 games with Sherbrooke this season, the native of Chicoutimi, Que., recorded seven assists, along with a minus-7 rating and 12 penalty minutes.