RECAP: CFC#36 Eagles pull off upset, CFC#6 Cactus & CFC#42 Les Estacades advance to semis

CFC#36 College Jean-Eudes Eagles pulled off a major upset to get the RSEQ Juvenile Playoffs rolling this past weekend.

Charles-Olivier Lavigne completed 25 passes in 33 attempts as the Eagles got past  CFC#37  Seminaire Saint-Francois Blizzard 33-30 to advance to the semi-finals  (NOTE:  The Blizzard were CFC#6 one week ago)

Benjamin DeTilly tallied a major and amassed 143 yards on nine receptions.  Gabriel Drapeau-Zgoralski, Francois Laramee and Julien Boudreau-Plouffe each scored a touchdown in the win.

Youssef Kaced led the Eagles defense with 11 tackles.  Jeffrey Therassan and Maxime Barbeau-Di Meo each caught an interception. Jeremie Lavallee caught a sack.

The Eagles move on to battle CFC#7 Cure Antoine Labelle Wolves in one of the semi-final matchups this Saturday at 1:00pm.

Here are the rest of the results from RSEQ Juvenile Division 1 semi-final action:

Francois Rocheleau

CFC#6 COLLEGE NOTRE DAME CACTUS 38, TRIOLET HARFANGS 6:

Stats not available at press time

Uriel Kalenga

CFC#42 ACADEMIE LES ESTACADES 21, SAINT-JEAN EUDES CONDORS 19:

At Saint Jean Eudes, the visiting CFC#42 Academie Les Estacades moved on the semi-final round after narrowly escaping with a 21-19 win over the hosts Condors.

Alexis Daigneault scored a touchdown and rushed for 95 yards on 15 carries.  Melvin Piche also tallied a major while Simon Torres caught an interception and ran into the end zone for another score.

On defense, Uriel-Emmanuel Kalenga was a beast as he registered 10.5 tackles.  Kelsey Fontaine recorded two sacks while Lucas Iaonne added one.

Les Estacades will visit CFC#6 College Notre Dame Cactus on Saturday evening for their semi-final.  Kickoff is 6:00pm

 

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