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Limited standing room, VIP tickets remain for Canadiens alumni game

sean Oct 26, 2018 - 11:49pm

With regular seating sold out, limited standing room tickets in the arena and in the hall at the glass (elevator accessible) will be available at the door for Saturday's special hockey game fundraiser in support of the Glengarry Memorial Hospital foundation. These tickets cost $45.

As of this posting, just 10 VIP tickets remain available. These include dinner and dessert before the game, and meet & greet with the Habs alumni after the game. Cost is $85. Dinner starts at 5 p.m.

Game time is set for 7 p.m.

As a little bonus, there will be a tykes mini-game between the first and second periods of the alumni game.

The hockey action features alumni of the Montreal Canadiens taking on a group of Alexandria Glens alumni. For roster details, see this earlier post.

Canadiens vs Glens alumni hockey game on Oct. 27

sean Oct 26, 2018 - 5:07pm

Alumni of the Montreal Canadiens will be skating against Alexandria Glens alumni in hockey action on Oct. 27, at the Glengarry Sports Palace, in Alexandria.

The tentative rosters have been announced and can be viewed in this post on Sports in the Glens.

The evening is a fundraiser for the foundation of the Glengarry Memorial Hospital.

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

Hawks edge Colts in junior A hockey

sean Oct 26, 2018 - 4:55pm

The Cornwall Colts of the CCHL earned a point in a 3-2 overtime loss to Hawkesbury, at the Ed Lumley Arena Thursday night.

Tommy Tanner and Tristan Poissant scored for the Colts.

The Hawks outshot the Colts 36-20, with Mike Carr making 33 saves in a losing effort. Cornwall',s record falls to 6-10-3-0 for 15 points and ninth place in the CCHL standings.

The Hardest Working Colts Player of the game was Jacob Shankar. Three stars were first Mike Carr (COR), second Jeremy Cote (HAW), and third Michael Marleau (HAW).

The Colts play tonight, Oct. 26 Pembroke. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at the Pembroke Memorial Centre. Next home game in Cornwall is set for Thursday, November 1, to host the Nepean Raiders, at 7:30 p.m.

files from David Murphy

Prowlers start strong, end up falling in home opener

sean Oct 23, 2018 - 2:06pm

The Cornwall Prowlers senior 'A' hockey team got off to a bang-up start in their Oct. 20 home opener, taking a 4-0 lead on the Pontiac Comets. However, the visitors weren't about the roll over, battling back to hand Cornwall a 7-5 loss and even its record at 1-1.

Scoring for the Prowlers were Jonathan Labelle (2), Sebastien Thinel (2), and Dominic Leveille. County boys Pierre Luc Sabourin and Jesse Fontaine each picked up an assist.

Goaltender Josh Loney faced 56 shots, while Cornwall fired 57 at the Pontiac net.

Upcoming home games at Cornwall's multi-sport complex are set for Nov. 2 at 8:30 p.m. versus the Vaudreil Titans and Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. against Mont Laurier.

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.

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

Latest photo galleries showcase junior hockey, minor hockey, high school sports

sean Oct 23, 2018 - 12:36pm

The latest additions to our online photo galleries include...

  • Oct. 6 Hearts / Brian Filion memorial soccer tournament
  • Oct. 10: Glengarry Gaels junior football
  • Oct. 11: Glengarry Gaels senior football
  • Oct. 12: Glens alumni practise for their upcoming game vs the Montreal Canadiens alumni team
  • Oct. 13: CCHL2 hockey involving the Char-Lan Rebels
  • Oct. 16: le Relais senior girls soccer
  • Oct. 16: senior girls high school basketball featuring Char-Lan and Holy Trinity
  • the 2018 Harvest Bowl high school football game between Tagwi and Glengarry
  • Oct. 18: UCMHL bantam rep 'B' hockey involving Char-Lan and NGS
  • Oct. 21: tyke Cornwall Wildcats NCAFA playoff football
  • Oct. 21: Alexandria Glens hockey vs Westport Rideaus

All of these galleries, and more, can be viewed here.

soccer action
Le Relais (green) takes on Russell in PRSSAA soccer. (Sean Bray photo)

Sunday wins for Glens, Rebels

sean Oct 21, 2018 - 7:50pm

Your county's junior 'B' hockey teams both prevailed today, in rare Sunday CCHL2 action, in Glengarry.

The Char-Lan Rebels, playing in Williamstown, topped the Whitewater Kings 3-2, in a game decided by way of a shootout. Up north in Alexandria, the Glens doubled the Westport Rideaus 6-3.

We will have all the details in the next edition of The Glengarry News.