Wednesday evening 20 December 2017, at the Richard Bozon ice rink in Chamonix, the Pioneers have been eliminated in the quarter-finals by the Rouen hockey team.
Match score: Chamonix beaten by Rouen 2-4 (1-0 - 1-2 - 0-1).
So, the Coupe de France adventure is over for the Chamonix hockey players.
According to Radio Mont Blanc, the two teams will fight each other again this Saturday 23 December 2017, at 8pm, on the ice of Ile Lacroix in Rouen, but this time it will be for the championship.
The Dragons of Rouen qualify for the semi-finals and continue on their way to Bercy.