The Moncton Rallye Motors Nissan Flyers squandered a 3 - 0 lead and fell 4 - 3 to Saint John Vitos in a shootout Saturday.
Patrice LeBlanc, Cam White, and Justin Gendron staked the Flyers to a 3 - 0 lead before the Vitos stormed back for the win.
Noah Matulu notched two assists in the game while Samuel LeBlanc took the loss in goal.
With the point gained from the shootout loss, the Flyers finished the mini-schedule in first place with a record of 4 - 1 - 1 for 9 points.
The Flyers will take on the Northern Moose in the first round of the playoffs.