Acadie-Bathurst Titan forward up for Marcel-Robert Trophy
Acadie-Bathurst Titan forward William Champagne is one of 18 QMJHL players nominated for the Marcel-Robert Trophy.
The trophy goes to the league's "Scholastic Player of the Year" who best combines their on-ice performance with academic studies.
Director of Player Services Natacha Llorens says the candidates have clearly shown that it is possible to perform well academically while still adhering to a demanding hockey schedule.
Other candidates for the award include:
- Baie-Comeau Drakkar - Gabriel Fortier
- Blainville-Boisbriand Armada - Ryan Poorman
- Cape Breton Screaming Eagles - Gabriel Proulx
- Charlottetown Islanders - Matthew Welsh
- Chicoutimi Saguenéens - Zachary Lavigne
- Drummondville Voltigeurs - Nicolas Guay
- Gatineau Olympiques - Chris McQuaid
- Halifax Mooseheads - Arnaud Durandeau
- Moncton Wildcats - Brady Pataki
- Québec Remparts - Étienne Verrette
- Rimouski Océanic - Anthony D'Amours
- Rouyn-Noranda Huskies - Rafaël Harvey-Pinard
- Saint John Sea Dogs, - Michael Campoli
- Shawinigan Cataractes - Gabriel Denis
- Sherbrooke Phoenix - Samuel Poulin
- Val-d'Or Foreurs - Jérémy Michel
- Victoriaville Tigres - Jérôme Gravel
The award will be presented at the Golden Puck Award Gala in Quebec City on April 3rd.