The Glengarry News


Photo galleries: action from the dome (men's soccer, women's volleyball)

sean Nov 28, 2017 - 12:54pm

New photo galleries showcasing women's volleyball and men's soccer at the Alexandria dome are now available online here. Photo reprints, which make terrific gifts, are available to order from our office. Please contact us for more details.

The Nov. 29 issue of The Glengarry News includes the latest updates from both leagues.

Wednesday evenings are reserved for women's volleyball at the dome. (Sean Bray photo)

We have soccer photos newly online for your perusal

sean Nov 20, 2017 - 2:13pm

New photo galleries have been uploaded online from Nov. 12 U16 girls soccer at the dome in Alexandria, as well as Nov. 16 senior men's soccer. You can check out all the images here, and for the full story, be sure to read The Glengarry News.

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McCrimmon and Greenfield tangle in GSL senior men's soccer at the dome. (Sean Bray photo)

Tryouts for U18 Glengarry Hearts Soccer team

sean Apr 7, 2017 - 5:38pm

The Glengarry Hearts U18 girls soccer team is holding tryouts for players with birth years of 1999, 2000, or 2001. Sessions are booked for the dome in Alexandria on Wednesday, April 12 and 19, starting at 7:30pm each evening. Cost is $10 for new players who didn't attend fall tryouts.

Coaches are Russ Bacchiochi and Nancy Charbonneau. 

Latest photo gallery additions: Char-Lan Skating Club, News Cup, midget girls hockey

sean Apr 4, 2017 - 6:03pm

New photo galleries have been posted to our website, including images of action from games 6 and 7 of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup.

Other new galleries are the Char-Lan Skating Club showcase, midget girls championship hockey, women's volleyball at the dome, and the Jimmy Hill memorial hockey game. 

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The Char-Lan Skating Club held its 2017 showcase on March 27. Here is one of the performances. (Sean Bray photo)

Busy sports night on tap for March 28

sean Mar 28, 2017 - 1:08pm

There are two big sports events scheduled in the county tonight, with game six of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup set to hit the ice at the Char-Lan Rec. Centre in Williamstown, at 8pm.

South Glengarry will be looking to finish off the Maxville team, and with a win, will capture the trophy. Should Maxville prevail, the series will go to a seventh game.

For more details, please see this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Also tonight, the second match in the Glengarry Soccer League's senior men's finals will go at the dome in Alexandria, where Tartan will take on McCrimmon, at 8:30pm. Tartan, with a win, will take the title.

And if that weren't enough, Green Valley's Remi Elie will be skating in Montreal tonight, where the Habs are hosting Elie's Dallas Stars.

GSL girls playoffs set for Sunday at the dome

sean Mar 25, 2017 - 10:24pm

Sunday, March 26 will see the Glengarry Soccer League hold its girls division playoffs (U12 and U15), at the dome in Alexandria.

Matches are scheduled to start on the hour, throughout the day, beginning at 8am.

The U12 girls will play in the morning, with their championship game at 11am.

The afternoon will see the turf taken over by U15 matches, the final of which is planned for a 4pm start.

Tartan takes opener of GSL men's finals over McCrimmon

sean Mar 24, 2017 - 3:28pm

Last night at the dome in Alexandria, the Tartan Home Comfort senior men's team prevailed 5-1 over McCrimmon to win the opening match of the best-of-three Glengarry Soccer League finals.

Game two is scheduled for March 28, at 8:30pm. Should a third contest be needed, it will be played two days later, starting at 7:30pm.

The Glengarry News is your home for all things soccer in the county. Be sure to check out the sports pages each and every week. Updates are posted to our website.

GSL sets minor soccer playoff schedule

sean Mar 20, 2017 - 4:03pm

Playoff action for the Glengarry Soccer League's minor teams kicks off tonight at the dome, with quarter-final play for U12 boys teams. At 6L30pm, Green will play Blue, and an hour later, it will be Red versus Silver.

Winners advance to next Monday's semis. The 6:30pm game will feature Team Orange versus the lowest-seeded squad, while at 7:30pm it will be Team Yellow against the other victor.

The championship final will be played March 29, at 7:30 p.m.

U15 boys

Tomorrow, it will be quarter-final action for the U15 boys. At 5:30pm, Orange will play Blue, and at 6:30pm, Yellow will take on Red.

On Thursday, Green, the top seed, will play the lower-ranked winner, while the other semifinal will hit the turf on March 28 at 6:30pm, when Silver will take on the other winner.

The final is booked for March 30, at 6:30pm.

Girls schedule for March 26

As we report in this week's edition of The Glengarry News, U12 and U15 girls playoffs will take place on Sunday, March 26.

Here's the schedule for the day:

  • 9am: U12 semifinal, Green vs Orange
  • 10am: U12 semifinal, Blue vs Yellow
  • 11am: U12 championship match
  • noon: U15 quarter-final, Blue vs Green
  • 1pm: U15 quarter-final, Silver vs Yellow
  • 2pm: U15 semifinal, Orange vs lower-ranked QF winner
  • 3pm: U15 semifinal, Red vs higher-ranked QF winner
  • 4pm: U15 championship match

New photo galleries: youth flag football, Williamstown ladies hockey league

sean Mar 20, 2017 - 1:48pm

Two new galleries of photos have been added to our website. We shot images at last Saturday afternoon's youth flag football game at the dome in Alexandria, as well as Sunday evening's Williamstown ladies hockey league.

Check these, and more, out here

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Each Sunday evening through the winter, the Char-Lan Rec Centre is abuzz with ladies hockey. (Sean Bray photo)