Mooseheads take Parent fourth overall


The Halifax Mooseheads used their fourth overall pick to select forward Xavier Parent at the 2017 QMJHL Draft on Saturday June 3, 2017 in Saint John, N.B.

Parent, 16, spent the past season with the College Esther-Blondin Phenix of the QMAAA and had 24 goals and 55 points in 34 games. The native of Blainville, Que., has collected 47 goals and 102 in 77 regular season games in the QMAAA.

Halifax’s next pick in the 2017 QMJHL Draft comes in the second round at 23rd overall, pending any trades.

Photo by Kaitlin Arsenault, The Q News.