Members of Alexandria's junior 'B' Glens hockey team participated in the Dec. 2 Christmas parade, in Alexandria.
As part of the tour of a U20 hockey team from Berlin, Germany, a group of CCHL (junior 'A') all-stars will host a game On Tuesday, Dec. 4, in Hawkesbury. The action is set to start at 7:30 p.m., at the Robert Hartley Complex.
The CCHL roster of 2001- and 2002-born players includes Alexandria's Jeremy Quesnel, a forward who played for the Cornwall Colts.
Here's the rest of the list (position - name - team): G – Cyrus Martin (RCK), G – Joshua Ward (OTT), D – Alexandre Charlebois (NAV), D – Bruce Coltart (SF), D – Gavin Wood (KEM), D – Aidan Hilton (RCK), D – David Lafrance (RCK), D – Alec Belanger (OTT), F – Curtis Fabbro (NAV), F – Joshua Spratt (BRO), F – Matthew Vermaetan (RCK), F – Jack Collins (COR), F – Kyle Jackson (OTT), F – Cameron Last (RCK), F – Jesse Dick (KEM), F – Cole Craft (RCK), F – Simon Labelle (RCK), F – Joshua Shimizu (NEP), F – Yanic Crete (HAW).
Alexandria Glens vs Germans on Saturday
As we reported in this week's edition of The Glengarry News, the Berlin junior team will play against the Alexandria Glens of the CCHL2 on Saturday, Dec. 1. Game time at the Sports Palace is booked for 8 p.m.
Our newest online photo gallery showcases junior 'B' hockey, between the Brockville Tikis and Alexandria Glens. Images can be viewed here.
For the story, please see the Nov. 28 edition of The Glengarry News.
Decades ago, there was a dirt race track oval, the Alexandria Speedway, located just north of town, on the east side of Highway 34. The remnants of the facility can still be spotted on satellite imagery, even though the track long since closed.
Here's a Facebook post that shows the site in its heydey.
The Alexandria CCHL2 Glens will be on the road tonight to take on the Ottawa Jr. Canadians.
For a photo gallery from the team's last home game where the Glens hosted the Perth Blue Wings, check out this page on our website.
We also have a feature story about the club in the Nov. 21 issue of The Glengarry News.
The winter season of minor soccer at Alexandria's dome is well underway. We recently shot photos at a U17 girls match. The online gallery can be viewed here. More details are in the Nov. 21 issue of The Glengarry News.