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CCHL2 wildcard series featuring Glens, Rebels begins tonight in Alexandria

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 12:19pm

The CCHL2 hockey wildcard playoff series between county rivals the Alexandria Glens and the Char-Lan Rebels begins tonight, Feb. 26, at the Glengarry Sports Palace, with the opening puck drop set for 8:30 p.m.

For the complete story and your playoff primer, be sure to check out the Feb. 27 issue of The Glengarry News.

Here are the league's playoff brackets.

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Two Jr. B Glens score hat tricks to end regular season with win

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 11:45am

The Alexandria Glens junior 'B' hockey team won on the road last week in Winchester, 6-5, to end the regular season on a high note. The victory came thanks to hat tricks by both Mathieu Parent, left, and Kodiak Whiteduck. 

Read more in this week's edition of The Glengarry News

two Glens

Washer Tossing Tournament at Alexandria Dome Saturday in support of hospital foundation

sean Feb 22, 2019 - 1:43pm

The second annual Alexandria Washer Tournament, in support of the Glengarry Memorial Hospital Foundation, will take place Saturday, Feb. 23, at the dome, running from 11 a.m. through approximately 6 p.m. Munchies and a cash bar will be available, and there's also a supper available.

Team/player registration will start at 10:30 a.m.

For the uninitiated, a washer tournament is a ring-tossing competition. First- and second-place prizes will be awarded.

washer tournament set-up

Photo gallery: junior B Alexandria Glens vs Casselman Vikings

sean Feb 21, 2019 - 12:37pm

The CCHL2 Alexandria Glens played their final regular-season home game last weekend, hosting the Casselman Vikings. A photo gallery of the action can be viewed online here. For details on the game, please see this week's issue of The Glengarry News.

Playoffs begin next week.

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Glens goaltender Brennan Nadeau makes a save with his blocker. – Sean Bray photo

Polar Bear Dip set for 2pm start

sean Feb 17, 2019 - 12:33pm

The annual Polar Bear Dip in support of the Glengarry Sports Hall of Fame will begin today at 2 p.m. sharp. The event takes place at Island Park, in Alexandria.

Here is the scheduled lineup of plungers:

1.Richard Willard & Marvin Munro
2.Kyle Lalonde & Johnathon Newton
3.Findley Hope & Marc Henri
4.Jeff Lapierre & Brooke Lapierre
5.Amanda Hope & Hayley Cholette
6.Cathy Maclean & Janet Pidgeon
7.Chris Mcpherson & Danielle Macleod
8.Jamie MacDonald & Rodney Shepherd

Girls hockey tournament continues today in Maxville, Alexandria

sean Feb 17, 2019 - 11:54am

The annual Heartbreakers girls hockey tournament, hosted by the Glengarry Girls Hockey Association, continues for its second day of action, on rinks in Maxville and Alexandria.

Among the championship match-ups already determined, Glengarry will take on Cornwall Blue in the novice house league final, at noon, at the Palace.

The atom 'B' final, also to be played in Alexandria, will feature Glengarry versus Clarence-Rockland, at 1 p.m.

As of this posting, teams for the other finals had yet to be confirmed. All will be played at the Glengarry Sports Palace: peewee 'C' at 5 p.m., bantam house league at 6 p.m., midget house league at 7 p.m., and midget 'B' at 8 p.m.