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Rosters announced for Oct. 27 Canadiens vs Glens alumni game in Alexandria

sean Oct 26, 2018 - 5:01pm

In support of the Glengarry Memorial Hospital Foundation, the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria will host a hockey game on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m., featuring alumni of the Montreal Canadiens versus an Alexandria Glens alumni team.

Here are the rosters of players scheduled to be involved.

Montreal Canadiens alumni team

#6 Oleg Petrov

#9 Doug Brown*

#19 Leo Seguin*

#21 Guy Carbonneau

#25 Mathieu Dandenault

#26 Pierre Dagenais

#27 Gilbert Delorme

#29 Jesse Belanger

#30 Chris Nilan

#47 Marc André Bergeron

#71 Patrice Brisebois

#84 Guillaume Latendresse

#33 Richard Sévigny (G)
Coach: Yvon Lambert

Assistant Coach: Frank Papineau

* note: These local individuals claimed two available spots to play on the Canadiens roster.

Alexandria Glens alumni team

#5 Chancey Lajoie

#7 Serge Picard

#9 Troy Stonier

#10 Serge Bellefeuille

#11 Nick Michaud

#12 Rob Mcdonald

#17 Darcy MacDonell

#18 Luc Lanthier

#19 Joel Trottier

#24 Mark Leblanc

#26 Ian Monfils

#28 Alistair MacDonald

#47 Frankie Morris

#73 Karl Hehn

#91 Drew McMillan

#30 Jacques Massie (G)

#33 Roch Gauthier (G)

#43 Julien Vanden Oetelaar (G)
Coach: Alain Giroux

Assistant Coach: John Hope

Referee: Jamie Lavigne    
Linesmen: Dan Pidgeon and Stephen McDonald

Canadiens alumni to skate at Palace vs Glens alumni on Oct. 27

sean Oct 23, 2018 - 1:37pm

On Saturday, Oct. 27, alumni of the Montreal Canadiens will skate at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria against a team of Glens alumni. The action is set for a 7 p.m. start.

The event is a fundraiser for the Glengarry Memorial Hospital Foundation. Tickets are available by contacting the foundation or North Glengarry Recreation.

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Members of the Glens alumni team get in a practice session. (Sean Bray photo)

Glengarry Hockey School going strong

sean Sep 4, 2018 - 2:49pm

The Glengarry Hockey School is underway in Alexandria, with a strong number of youngsters participating. The News recently visited the rink and has some photos available in an online gallery here.

Look for a story in an upcoming edition of your community newspaper.

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Children honing their hockey skills. (Sean Bray photo

Alexandria arena equipment problems force relocation of Glens camp, Hawks games

sean Aug 21, 2018 - 12:09pm

The 2018 edition of the Alexandria junior 'B' Glens hockey club training camp has been moved to Cornwall, due to equipment problems at the Billy Gebbie Arena that are preventing staff from putting in the ice sheet.

In addition, the junior 'A' Hawks had booked ice time in Alexandria for exhibition action with the Cornwall Colts. This has now been moved to St. Isidore.

North Glengarry deputy mayor Jamie MacDonald tells The News that "When the staff were going through their checklist for start-up, they noticed an issue with the chiller. The contractor could only come today (Aug. 21) to fix it, hence pushing back start-up for a few days."

The ice is now scheduled to be ready for Aug. 29.

For more on the Glens and Char-Lan Rebels hockey camps, please see the Aug. 22 issue of The Glengarry News.

Winning teams in Glengarry Minor Baseball (photos)

sean Aug 14, 2018 - 2:17pm

As we reported in the Aug. 1 edition of The Glengarry News, the 2018 season of Glengarry Minor Baseball has come to a close. Photo galleries from the summer can be found online here.

Here are the four winning teams.

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The major division-winning RedBlacks. (submitted photo)
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Purple Rain nabbed the minor division title. (submitted photo)
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The Purple Bandits won the coach-pitch A group. (submitted photo)
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In the coach-pitch B group, the Blue Blizzards prevailed. (submitted photo)

Ladies ball hockey league playoffs continue Monday night

sean Jul 27, 2018 - 5:42pm

Playoff action in the Alexandria Ladies Ball Hockey League opened last night at the Glengarry Sports Palace. Game two of each of the three series is scheduled to hit the floor of the GSP, on Monday, July 30. Start times are 8, 9, and 10 p.m.

We will have details in The Glengarry News next week.

Glengarry Minor Baseball to wrap up season on July 29

sean Jul 24, 2018 - 10:57am

Sunday, July 29 will see the 2018 season of Glengarry Minor Baseball come to a close, at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria. The action is slated to begin at 3 p.m., and we will have coverage next week in The Glengarry News.

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Young baseball players in Alexandria. (Sean Bray photo)

Nadeau to backstop junior B Glens in back-to-back hockey games this weekend

sean Oct 20, 2017 - 1:52pm

With Nicolas Rousseau sidelined by injury, the Alexandria Glens CCHL2 hockey team is expected to go with Brennan Nadeau between the pipes in back-to-back games this weekend, at the Glengarry Sports Palace. Tonight, Oct. 20, the Ottawa Canadians will provide the opposition, while on Saturday evening it will be the Westport Rideaus. 

Tonight's match drops the puck on a five-game homestand. All are 8 pm starts.

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Brennan Nadeau in net for the Glens. (Sean Bray photo)

Junior 'A' Hawks time in Alexandria appears to have come to an end

sean Oct 10, 2017 - 1:41pm

A two-game stint of home games at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria appears to be it for the Hawkesbury Hawks, who are moving on to play most of their remaining 2017 home games in Vankleek Hill due to ongoing problems at the Hawkesbury rink complex.

UPDATED post here.

We have details of last Friday's win at the Palace, in the Oct. 11 issue of The Glengarry News. A photo gallery can be viewed online here.

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The junior 'A' Hawks skate in CCHL at the Palace. (Sean Bray photo)