Champion Cornwall Royals

The 1971–72 QMJHL season was the 3rd season in the history of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Ten teams played 62 games each in the schedule. The Cornwall Royals finished in first place in the regular season, and won the President's Cup, defeating the Québec Remparts in the finals. The Royals won the 1972 Memorial Cup, representing the QMJHL at the first Memorial Cup round-robin tournament.

Team changesEdit

Final standingsEdit

Note: GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; PTS = Points; GF = Goals For; GA = Goals Against

Overall GP W L T Pts GF GA
Cornwall Royals 624713 2 96361182
Drummondville Rangers 624218 2 86304239
Québec Remparts 623921 2 80349262
Sorel Éperviers 623824 0 76287224
Shawinigan Bruins 613424 3 71290208
Sherbrooke Castors 622931 2 60301294
Trois-Rivières Ducs 622731 4 58249252
Verdun Maple Leafs 612040 1 41252366
Saint-Jérôme Alouettes 621646 0 32262422
Laval National 62 953 0 18224430

Scoring leadersEdit

Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalties in Minutes

Player Team GP G A Pts PIM
Jacques Richard Québec Remparts 617189160100
Noel Desfosses Sorel Éperviers 625677133 26
Dennis Desgagnes Sorel Éperviers 623893131 52
Gerry Teeple Cornwall Royals 565771128 24
Maurice Desfosses Saint Jerome Alouettes 605161112116
Claude St. Sauveur Sherbrooke Castors 605358111 97
Denis Patry Drummondville Rangers 625556111100
Rejean Giroux Québec Remparts 575851109 99
John Martin Shawinigan Bruins 615257109 50
Richard Grenier Verdun Maple Leafs 614656102 83


Jacques Richard was the leading scorer of the playoffs with 37 points (11 goals, 26 assists).

  • Cornwall Royals defeated Verdun Maple Leafs 8 points to 0.
  • Drummondville Rangers defeated Trois-Rivières Ducs 8 points to 2.
  • Québec Remparts defeated Sherbrooke Castors 8 points to 0.
  • Shawinigan Bruins defeated Sorel Éperviers 8 points to 0.
  • Cornwall Royals defeated Shawinigan Bruins 8 points to 2.
  • Québec Remparts defeated Drummondville Rangers 8 points to 0.
  • Cornwall Royals defeated Québec Remparts 9 points to 5.

All-star teamsEdit

First team
Second team

Trophies and awardsEdit



Preceded by
1970–71 QMJHL season
QMJHL seasons Succeeded by
1972–73 QMJHL season
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