CJHL mourns the tragic loss of the Joliette Prédateurs’ Émile Gagné

The Quebec Junior AAA Hockey League and the Canadian Junior Hockey League is in mourning following the tragic death of player Émile Gagné.

A left winger born in Trois-Rivières, Émile played half a season with the Joliette Prédateurs in 2022-23. He also played with the Princeville Titan in 2021-22 and part of 2022-23.

The league, its team members and players extend their deepest condolences to Emile’s family and loved ones.

Those who need support or help can call Sport’Aide for assistance:

Sport’Aide – for both youth and adults
Sport’Aide is an independent non-profit organization that aims to offer support, listening and guidance services to young athletes, but also to various players in the Quebec sports world (parents, coaches, sports organizations, league and team officials and volunteers) who witness violence against young athletes.


1-833-245-HELP (4357)