Sunday Wrap-Up: Foreurs eliminate Cataractes in five games


VAL-D’OR, QUE – The Val-d’Or Foreurs are moving on to the second round of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoffs.

Charley Graaskamp scored two goals and added an assist as the Foreurs defeated the third -place Shawinigan Cataractes 5-1 to eliminate the Cataractes from the playoffs with a 4-2 series win.

Maxim Mizyurin, Mathieu Nadeau and Alexis Pépin also scored goals for the Foreurs. Alexis D’Aoust had the lone goal for the Cataractes. Etienne Montpetit made 38 saves for Val-d’Or. Makhail Denisov stopped 19 of 24 shots in the loss for Shawinigan.