The Halifax Mooseheads kicked off their regular season on a good note, topping the Cape Breton Eagles 3-2 in Sydney.
Connor Trenholm opened up the scoring midway through the opening frame but Jordan Dumais responded shortly after with the Herd's first goal of the regular season.
Markus Vidicek gave Halifax their first lead of the regular season late in the second period.
Landon Miron extended the Mooseheads' lead in the third period.
Sean Larochelle brought the Eagles within one late in but the Herd held on to secure the win.
The Mooseheads will take on the Eagles Saturday at the Scotiabank Centre for the Herd's home opener.
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