Simon Benoit

Simon Benoît, born in Laval, Quebec is a defenseman currently playing for the Shawinigan Cataractes of the QMJHL.

In 2013-14, Benoît’s road to the QMJHL began with a stint in the Midget Espoir league in Quebec. Benoît posted 2 goals and 2 assists in 20 games.

Only a year later, Benoît found himself playing Midget AAA in his hometown of Laval. In the 2014-2015 season Benoît managed to rack up 3 goals and 14 points in 42 games.

In 2015, Shawinigan drafted Simon with the 129th overall pick of the QMJHL entry draft. Looking poised in his rookie season, Benoît is looking to be a difference maker on the blue-line for the Cataractes.

Height: 6'3"
Weight: 173
Date of Birth: 1998-09-19
Current Team: Shawinigan Cataracts
Position: Defense
Hometown: Laval, Quebec


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