Blainville-Boisbriand Armada began the playoffs with a 6-3 loss to the Gatineau Olympics at the Gatineau Olympics at Center Gervais Auto in Shawinigan on Wednesday afternoon.
Antonin Verreault scored a goal and two assists in the first quarter, which gave the residents of Gatineau a boost. Mathieu Bizier also scored a goal and two assists at the end of the meeting.
In Armada, Mathias Laferrière scored goals and assists. The two teams will meet again on Thursday to participate in the third round of the fifth round of the 16th round of the series.
In addition, the Quebec Major General Hockey League (QMJHL) announced that the remaining Presidents Cup play-offs will be held at the Videotron Center.
Therefore, all the teams that will get tickets to the quarterfinals will gather in Quebec City. This round of competition will also be played in three of the five games.
Then, the winners of the maritime zone finals will join the three semi-finalists in Quebec.