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Holy Trinity unbeaten, Char-Lan winless in high school baseball

sean May 21, 2019 - 7:33pm

Today's high school baseball tournament saw Holy Trinity tie Catholic rival St. Joseph's 3-3 and edge Char-Lan 3-2, in a game decided in the bottom of the 7th inning. The Crusaders lost their other game to Seaway, a 10-1 thrashing. The Spartans also beat the Panthers, 8-2.

SD&H playoffs are set for Thursday, at Legion Park in Cornwall. Char-Lan will tangle with Seaway in the opening semifinal, starting at 9 a.m. The second semi will feature the Falcons and St. Joe's at 11 a.m.

The consolation final will be played at 1 p.m., and the championship game at 3 p.m.

High school baseball next week in Cornwall

sean May 17, 2019 - 5:05pm

A quick high school baseball season will take place next week, over two days at Legion Park in Cornwall.

On May 21, participating schools will each get two games to determine rankings for playoffs. The schedule has Holy Trinity playing St. Joseph's at 9 a.m., followed by Seaway and Char-Lan at 11 a.m., Seaway and St. Joseph's at 1 p.m., and Char-Lan versus Holy Trinity at 3 p.m.

Two days later, on May 23, the 9 a.m. contest will be the 1 versus 4 semifinal, with the other semi booked for an 11 a.m. start. The consolation final will hit the diamond at 1 p.m., with the championship game set for 3 p.m.

Veilleux goes 2-for-4 in decisive Concordia baseball win at baseball nationals

sean Oct 20, 2018 - 10:40pm

Lancaster's Phil Veilleux saw action in the Concordia Stingers third game at baseball nationals, getting two hits and an RBI in four at-bats. The Stingers beat Carleton, the tournament hosts, 9-1.

The Stingers are now 2-1, scheduled to next play Oct. 21 at 1 p.m., against New Brunswick, in the second semifinal of the day. The other will feature Carleton and McGill.

The championship will also be played Sunday, set for a 6 p.m. opening pitch.

Veilleux to participate in university baseball nationals with Concordia

sean Oct 16, 2018 - 10:56am

Lancaster's Philippe Veilleux will be in Ottawa later this week, competing with the Concordia University men's baseball team in the national championship tournament.

The Stingers qualified as a wildcard entry after winning back-to-back games last weekend over Montreal.

Veilleux, who studies urban planning at Concordia, is an outfielder with the team.

The tournament is scheduled to run Oct. 18 to 21, with the Stingers scheduled to play three round-robin games: Oct. 18 at 3 p.m. versus New Brunswick, Oct. 19 at 10 a.m. against McGill, and Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. versus Carleton.

The action is scheduled to be streamed on Facebook here.

Winning teams in Glengarry Minor Baseball (photos)

sean Aug 14, 2018 - 2:17pm

As we reported in the Aug. 1 edition of The Glengarry News, the 2018 season of Glengarry Minor Baseball has come to a close. Photo galleries from the summer can be found online here.

Here are the four winning teams.

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The major division-winning RedBlacks. (submitted photo)
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Purple Rain nabbed the minor division title. (submitted photo)
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The Purple Bandits won the coach-pitch A group. (submitted photo)
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In the coach-pitch B group, the Blue Blizzards prevailed. (submitted photo)

New photo galleries: minor baseball, ladies ball hockey

sean Jul 31, 2018 - 3:15pm

The latest additions to our online photo galleries feature images from Sunday's closing day of Glengarry Minor Baseball and Monday night playoff action in the Alexandria Ladies Ball Hockey League.

You can check out photos from these events and more on this page.

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Molson (pink shirts) takes on Tolhurst Law in the A playoff series. (Sean Bray photo)

Glengarry Minor Baseball to wrap up season on July 29

sean Jul 24, 2018 - 10:57am

Sunday, July 29 will see the 2018 season of Glengarry Minor Baseball come to a close, at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria. The action is slated to begin at 3 p.m., and we will have coverage next week in The Glengarry News.

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Young baseball players in Alexandria. (Sean Bray photo)

New sports photo galleries: GSL men's soccer, youth baseball, Hearts girls soccer

sean Jul 10, 2018 - 1:51pm

We have three new sports photo galleries this week on our website here.

The latest images cover recent action from GSL senior men's soccer, Glengarry Minor Baseball, and Glengarry Hearts U15 girls soccer.

For the stories on these, be sure to check out the July 11 issue of The Glengarry News.

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A youngster collects the ball in the outfield. (Sean Bray photo)

Royals baseball team stands 4-0 at provincials

sean Jul 8, 2018 - 1:18pm

Competing in the senior Little League provincial tournament in Cornwall, the hometown Royals stand 4-0 following round-robin play, to advance to the championship game set for Monday, July 9 at 4 p.m., at Legion Park.

Their opponent has yet to be determined, as the East Nepean Eagles and Orleans Red Sox will battle today to decide who gets the berth. That game is also slated for a 4 p.m. start.

The winner of the tourney advances to represent Ontario at the national senior Little League tournament.