The Jonquière Marquis are a hockey team in the Ligue Nord-Américaine de Hockey (LNAH), which is based in the province of Quebec. They play at the Palais des Sports. The team has a long hockey history and have been known as Gladiateurs (1996–1997), Chiefs (1997–2008) and Marquis (2009 - present).
|Home arena||Palais des Sport|
|2005–2006||Laval Summum Chiefs|
|2006–2008||St-Jean Summum Chiefs|
|Regular season titles||None|
2000-2001, 2001-2002 (as Laval Chiefs)
2006-2007 (as Saint-Jean Summum Chiefs)
2012-13, 2013-14, 2016-17 (as Jonquiere Marquis)
1996-1997: Saint-Lin-Laurentides GladiateursEdit
The team started as the Saint-Lin-Laurentides Gladiateurs in 1996–1997.
1997-2004: The ChiefsEdit
The team moved to Sainte-Thérèse, Quebec to become the Sainte-Thérèse Chiefs in 1997–1998.
The Laval Chiefs were also featured in a 2004 documentary on the Chiefs' enforcers, Les Chiefs.
The Chiefs were part of the semi-professional QSPHL (1998–2003) and QSMHL (2003–2004).
2005-2008: Summum ChiefsEdit
The team was sold to Genex Communications in 2005-2006 and were rechristened the Summum Chiefs after one of Genex's magazines, Summum. Accordingly, the Laval Chiefs were renamed as the Laval Summum Chiefs for 2005–2006 season.
Genex sold the team to a group from Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu and it moved there for the 2006–2007 season, playing at the Colisée Isabelle-Brasseur and renamed from 2006 to 2008 as the St-Jean Summum Chiefs. The Saint-Jean Summum Chiefs won the Futura Cup in 2006–2007, after having played their last two playoff series in their former home, the Colisée de Laval.
2008-2012: Saguenay 98.3 / Saguenay MarquisEdit
With a move to Saguenay in 2008, it became knawn as the Saguenay 98.3, after the local radio station that sponsored the team, CKRS-FM (at the time under ownership of Corus Entertainment) and from 2009 onwards Saguenay Marquis. The players were sold but not the name "Summum Chiefs", which was retained by Genex. Instead the team adopted the name "Marquis".
2012–present: Jonquière MarquisEdit
Notable Players alumniEdit
(As Saint-Jean Summum Chiefs)