Acadie-Bathurst Titan forward named QMJHL Player of the Week

Acadie-Bathurst Titan forward Samuel L'Italien is the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League's player of the week.

L'Italien began the week by scoring the insurance, helping the Titan beat the Armada 5 - 2 in Game Three of the President Cup Final.

He then recorded a goal and an assist in the Titan's 5 - 3 win in Game Five.

L'Italien went on to score the game-winner in the Titan's 2 - 1 victory in Game Six on Sunday, helping the TItan capture its second President Cup title in the Chaleur region in 20 years.

Two other Titan players were considered for the Player of the Week distinction:  

Captain Jeff Viel, who notched three goals and one assist in four games and received the Guy-Lafleur trophy for most valuable player in the playoffs, as well as defenseman Olivier Galipeau who recorded five points in four games.