Remparts acquire pair of 2015 draft picks from Foreurs


The Quebec Remparts acquired a pair of 2015 draft picks from the Val-d’Or Foreurs on Saturday.

The Remparts acquired an eighth-round pick, 137th overall, and an ninth-round pick, 158th overall, both in 2015, from the Foreurs in exchange for a sixth-round pick in 2016.

With the 137th overall pick, the Remparts drafted Matthew Pietroniro of the Lac St. Louis Tigres, while with the 158th overall pick, Quebec selected Alec Richer of the Cyclones de Québec.

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