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Photo gallery: Battle of Glengarry (CCHL2 hockey, Jan. 11)

sean Jan 15, 2019 - 1:07pm

The county's junior 'B' hockey teams met in Alexandria on Jan. 11, and we have full coverage in this week's edition of The Glengarry News. An online photo gallery is available here.

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Hunter MacPherson, of the Glens, sacrifices his body to block a set-up by Char-Lan's Brennan Markell. – Sean Bray photo

Photo gallery: high school curling tune-up

sean Jan 11, 2019 - 3:40pm

Today in Alexandria, curlers from Glengarry, Char-Lan, Tagwi, and St. Joseph's took to the ice for some non-competitive training, in preparation for next month's SD&G championship bonspiel.

A photo gallery can be viewed here, and we will have more in The Glengarry News next week.

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Two Char-Lan curlers guide a rock towards the house. – Sean Bray photo

County's junior hockey teams set to collide Friday night in Alexandria

sean Jan 9, 2019 - 5:16pm

The Battle of Glengarry will be renewed Friday night in Alexandria, where the Glens will host their southern rivals, the Char-Lan Rebels. Game time at the Glengarry Sports Palace is set for 8 p.m.

When last they met, Char-Lan edged Alexandria 2-1 in overtime. Earlier in the CCHL2 hockey season, the teams split two games.

The Rebels enter the Jan. 11 contest winless in 2019 and coming off a 2-0 loss to the league-leading Ottawa Canadians. The Glens, after starting the new year 0-2, picked up a shut-out victory last Sunday, 3-0 on the road against Perth, the first-place squad from the opposite division.

Friday night's action will be the lone game this week for the Alexandria boys, while Char-Lan is scheduled to play on home ice in Williamstown, Saturday evening, at 8 p.m., when the Winchester Hawks will provide the opposition.

Be sure to read The Glengarry News for all your junior 'B' hockey news.

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Alexandria Glens start 2019 on home ice Friday

sean Jan 2, 2019 - 2:04pm

The Alexandria Glens of the CCHL2 will open the 2019 portion of their schedule at home, on Friday, January 4, hosting the league-leading Ottawa Jr. Canadians. Game time is set for 8 p.m, at the Glengarry Sports Palace.

For a preview on what to expect on the final stretch of regular-season play, be sure to check out the December 26 issue of The Glengarry News.

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The Glens finished off 2018 in fine form, earning points in every game they played in December. – Sean Bray photo

Junior B Glens end 2018 with decisive win

sean Dec 24, 2018 - 12:36pm

The Alexandria CCHL2 Glens finished off the 2018 portion of their junior 'B' hockey schedule last Friday night, with a solid victory over the Richmond Royals. The win capped off a successful month, that saw the team garner points in every game, with four victories and one overtime loss.

Nicolas Rousseau backstopped the win, with 41 saves, while Richmond goaltender Eric Tessier was peppered with 52 shots.

Reggy St-Surin scored twice for the Glens, once on a power play and then short-handed. Also striking for goals were Kodiak Whiteduck, Lochlan MacDonald (with the finish as he rushed the net), and Braden Legue (on a blast from the point).

Earning assists in the game were Kole Beaton (2), Samuel Lacroix (2), Nathan Sauve, Mathieu Parent, Joshua Desjardins, and Dylan Stacey.

For images from the game, check out our online gallery here.

The Glens are now enjoying their Christmas break, with their next game scheduled for the new year. For details and an outlook on what to expect in the last third of the season, be sure to check out the Dec. 26 issue of The Glengarry News.

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Jason Lauzon-Seguin of the CFL Ottawa RedBlacks drops the puck between Richmond's Patrick Yates and Alexandria's Dylan Stacey. – photo courtesy of the Alexandria Glens

GSL men's soccer sees McCrimmon, Alexandria win

sean Dec 24, 2018 - 12:29pm

The 2018 portion of the Glengarry Soccer League's winter indoor schedule concluded last Thursday night in Alexandria, where Alexandria FC trounced Pine Grove 10-4.

Scoring for the winning side were Yale Chadsey and Spencer Lordz, each with a hat trick. Also finding the net were Sullivan Van Loon and Andrew Wilkes, each with two.

Replying the other way were Colin Webster (2), Taegan Hallahan, and Tahir Ekramuzzaman.

The other Dec. 20 match saw McCrimmon prevail 4-1 over the Bar Flies, on the strength of goals from Matthew Cunningham (2), Shawn Vink, and one unidentified. Kenny MacMillan had the lone tally the other way.

The men are on hiatus from action over the Christmas holidays, scheduled to resume play January 10.