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Sports in the Glens

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HOCKEY STATS | JUNIOR B HOCKEY CARDS | THE GLENGARRY NEWS HOCKEY CUP


Elie getting noticed since joining the Rochester Americans

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 11:26am

Green Valley's Remi Elie is on a recent tear with the AHL Rochester Americans. Heading into this week, the 23-year-old has recorded 7 points in 9 games.

He was recently profiled on the Amerks website. You can read the full article, 'Elie embracing fresh start with Amerks,' here.

Here he is scoring in a Feb. 22 game.

County boys to square off in U18 hockey game Wednesday night

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 11:16am

There will be Glengarry county boys on both teams tomorrow night, when the U18 Hawkesbury Hawks host OHA Gold, at 7 p.m.

For the Hawks, there are forward #16 Todd McBain and defenceman #46 Felix Sauve.

On the OHA roster are forwards #13 Riley MacDonald and #44 Innes Thompson, as well as defenceman #6 John Richer.

It's the last game of regular-season play Hawkesbury, which sits third in the Yzerman Division. OHA Gold is third in the Academy pool. 

Playoffs run through the month of March.

hockey action

Bishop Cup high school hockey rivalry game Feb. 27 in Cornwall

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 10:55am

The annual Bishop Cup Catholic high school hockey rivalry game between Holy Trinity and St. Joseph's is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the Cornwall Civic Complex, starting at 6:30 p.m. 

This is a charity contest where supporters of the Falcons and Panthers are encouraged to come out in school colours, ready to cheer.

Video: pole vaulter Brennan Seguin scores OUA bronze medal

sean Feb 25, 2019 - 2:07pm

Martintown's Brennan Seguin earned an OUA bronze medal in pole vaulting, and we have the details in this week's issue of The Glengarry News. Here's a little video of his top jump.

Boys high school hockey playoffs set for Tuesday in Long Sault

sean Feb 25, 2019 - 1:58pm

SD&G high school league boys hockey playoffs are scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the Long Sault Arena.

Semifinal #1, at 9 a.m., will feature St. Joseph's against la Citadelle, while the second semi, at 10:30 a.m., will have Char-Lan skating against North Dundas.

The championship game is booked for a 1 p.m. opening puck drop.

For more coverage, be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Gaels medal at high school curling championships

sean Feb 22, 2019 - 5:26pm

Two teams of curlers from GDHS nabbed medals at the recent SD&G high school championships, and we have the details in the Feb. 27 issue of The Glengarry News.

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Brenna MacDonald and Olivia Roman hurry hard, with encouragement from skip Kristen MacRae, to help the rock shot by Ella Campbell make it to the house. – Photo courtesy of Lindsey Howes

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: midget B hockey at the Heartbreaker girls tournament

sean Feb 21, 2019 - 12:43pm

A photo gallery from the Heartbreaker girls hockey tournament game between the Glengarry Midget B Highlanders and the Ottawa Ice can be viewed here on our website.

We have details in this week's issue of The Glengarry News.

The action was part of the annual tournament that takes over rinks in Maxville and Alexandria. We will have more coverage in an upcoming edition of the newspaper.

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Midget B girls hockey action in Maxville. – Sean Bray photo

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

LHSAO Cornwall Prowlers set for weekend playoffs

sean Feb 20, 2019 - 2:55pm

The senior 'A' Cornwall Prowlers hockey team will skate in LHSAO playoffs, as the fifth seed, in a best-of-three wildcard series with the Pontiac Comets.

Game one is scheduled for Fort Coulonge, Quebec, on Feb. 22, at 8:30 p.m.

The Prowlers get the second game, to be played at Cornwall's multi-sport complex, on Feb. 23, at 8 p.m.

Should it be needed, a third match will go Sunday in Fort Coulonge, at 5 p.m.

The teams actually were even in the standings, but the Comets got fourth place based on the league's tie-breaking rules.

Video: Brennan Seguin achieves personal best as Guelph pole vaulter

sean Feb 19, 2019 - 11:38am

Brennan Seguin, a first-year student-athlete at the University of Guelph, recently achieved a personal best U-Sports pole vault mark of 4.87 m.

To get the full story on all things Glengarry, each week be sure to check out The Glengarry News, available by subscription online or in traditional print format.