02/06/2014 10:37 EST | Updated 04/08/2014 05:59 EDT

Dufour-Lapointe sisters all through to finals in women's moguls qualifying

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia - The Dufour-Lapointe sisters all have a spot in the women's moguls finals at the Sochi Olympics.

Defending champion Hannah Kearney of the United States cruised through qualifying on Thursday, posting a score of 23.05, well clear of Montreal's Chloe Dufour-Lapointe for the top spot.

Justine Dufour-Lapointe took third and Maxime Dufour-Lapointe finished eighth, assuring all three sisters a spot in the finals.

Quebec City's Audrey Robichaud also qualified, placing ninth.

The top 10 finishers automatically advanced to the finals, with the remaining competitors returning for a second qualifying run on Saturday to fill out the rest of the field.