Be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News for a story about the peewee rep 'B' Battle of Glengarry playoff series between the Char-Lan Rebels and the Alexandria Glens. We also have photos from one of the games in our online galleries here.
County teams remain active in other divisions as well.
Char-Lan swept North Dundas their opening playoff series, winning 3-1 and 4-0. NGS wasn't as fortunate, bounced by South Dundas 4-1 and 4-1.
The Rebels completed the regular season in second place in the east division, with a record of 15-4-5, while NGS was last, at 3-19-2.
The NGS Braves, seeded third (12-10-2) are currently playing the second-place Seaway Valley Spartans, who won game one 2-1. The second match is slated for March 3 in Maxville, at 7pm. If a third contest is needed, it will be played in Cornwall the next day, beginning at 6:40pm.
The favoured Char-Lan Rebels are done, having lost their playoff series to Cornwall, 5-1 and 1-0.
NGS is also finished. The Braves lost their opener 4-3 to South Stormont. They won game two 5-2, then dropped the third 4-2.
Char-Lan took top spot in the regular season, with a 21-2-1 record. Alexandria was third, and NGS last in the east division.
In playoff action, the Rebels pounded the North Dundas Demons 7-0 and 3-0 to advance to the next round.
NGS was earlier eliminated by Alexandria, on scores of 5-2 and 5-1. The Glens are currently playing the South Stormont Selects, tied at a game apiece. The third match of the series is set for tonight, Feb. 28, in Long Sault at 6pm.
Char-Lan placed first in the regular season too, sporting a record of 21-1-2. NGS was third.
The Braves and Rebels are currently battling in the playoffs, with game 1 in Finch on March 1, starting at 6pm. The second contest will be in Williamstown on March 4, at 9am, and, if needed, a third match will be played in Finch on March 8 at 6pm.
In UCMHL playoff action, the peewee rep 'B' hockey teams from Char-Lan and Alexandria will collide in the second round, starting Feb. 23 in Williamstown, at 8pm.
On Feb. 25 and Feb. 26 (if needed) the teams will play in Alexandria at 3pm.
Char-Lan swept Cornwall in the previous round, while the Glens had a bye as the second seed in the east division.
The NGS Braves iced a gritty comeback effort tonight in Maxville, capitalizing on frequent South Grenville penalties for a 5-4 victory.
The major midget rep B Braves were facing a must-win situation, and now are tied with the Rangers at 4 points apiece. Game five Monday night in Prescott will decide the UCMHL championship.
The NGS major midget rep 'B' hockey team skated to a 3-1 victory in Maxville last night, beating the South Stormont Selects for the UCMHL east division playoff title. The boys advance to the league championship finals, which are scheduled for after the March break. See the March 18 edition of The Glengarry News for all the details.
The rinks in Alexandria and Williamstown will both be hosting junior B hockey tonight as the regular season of EOJHL play wraps up. In Alexandria, the Glens are scheduled to host the Casselman Vikings, while in Williamstown, the Rebels will take on the Winchester Hawks. Both are 8pm starts.
If you need an extra hockey fix, Alexandria also has a minor midget rep game at 4:30pm, with the Glens hosting the NGS Braves.