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Double-header of minor football finals in Alexandria today sees Gaels split

sean Jun 25, 2017 - 7:08pm

Alexandria hosted a pair of minor football finals today, with the Glengarry tykes and bantams entertaining respective squads from Cornwall. We will have the full story and photos in the next edition of The Glengarry News.

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Glengarry's tyke football team had something to celebrate this morning. (Sean Bray photo)

Hearts U15 boys soccer team competes in ER Shield

sean Jun 21, 2017 - 9:48pm

Tonight in Alexandria, the Glengarry Hearts U15 boys soccer team competed in an opening-round match of the ER Shield. Look for the story in next week's edition of The Glengarry News.

A photo gallery is now available here

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The Nepean goalkeeper stops a Glengarry shot at the goal line. (Sean Bray photo)

Glengarry Soccer League results for week of June 5

sean Jun 13, 2017 - 6:56pm

This week's edition of The Glengarry News includes a photo and story about the June 9 GSL senior men's soccer game between the Drillers and McCrimmon.

Here are more results from play last week, received after The News went to press.

Senior men
Glen Sandfield 4 vs Vankleek Hill 1

Senior women
Char-Lan 3 vs Glen Sandfield 1
Vankleek Hill 4 vs Greenfield 1
Dunvegan 2 vs Char-Lan 1

Tier 2 men
McCrimmon 2 vs Greenfield 0

U19 girls
Vankleek Hill 8 vs Greenfield/Dunvegan 3

U18 boys
Glen Sandfield 2 vs Char-Lan 0

U16 girls
Vankleek Hill 5 vs Char-Lan B 1
VKH 4 vs Maxville 0

U14 boys
Maxville Highlanders 2 vs Dunvegan 1
Dunvegan 3 vs Laggan/GS 2
Maxville Highlanders 5 vs Vankleek Hill 0
Maxville Celtics 2 vs Char-Lan 0
Dunvegan 8 vs Vankleek Hill 1

U14 girls
North Glengarry 3 vs Char-Lan 1
Alexandria Red Devils 1 vs VKH 1 

U12 girls
Maxville 3 vs North Lancaster 2
Char-Lan 7 vs VKH 1
Alexandria 2 vs Laggan/GS 0 
Laggan/GS 3 vs VKH 1
North Lancaster 3 vs Dunvegan 0 
Char-Lan 3 vs Maxville 2
Dunvegan 2 vs Char-Lan 0

U12 boys
Alexandria 4 vs Laggan/GS 1
Maxville 5 vs North Lancaster 3
North Lancaster 5 vs Char-Lan 5 
Laggan/GS 5 vs VKH 3

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Gaels minor football results from week five

sean Jun 6, 2017 - 1:10pm

Be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News for a story about the Glengarry Gaels tyke football team which, with a win last Sunday, is now 4-0 in spring league action.

Bantams

Glengarry's bantams are also undefeated this season, following a 52-20 triumph on Sunday, in Cornwall. Austin Main paced the offence with a trio of touchdowns, while Nathan Sauve added two majors as part of the Gaels' scoring. Coach Jeff Dorn says the defence played as one, forcing three turnovers in the contest.

Peewees

Meanwhile, the peewees remained winless, falling last Sunday 50-6, in Cornwall. On May 31, the peewee Gaels dropped a 40-6 decision, with Jack Marion scoring the lone TD, late in the contest.

Mosquitoes

Travis Brisebois accounted for all the Glengarry scoring for the mosquito Gaels, with a pair of touchdowns, as Glengarry was felled 45-12.

In midweek play last Wednesday, the mosquito Gaels lost 49-26. Brisebois had all four majors for the Glengarry side; Connor McDougall recorded a two-point convert.

Homecoming weekend: June 11

The GDHS gridiron in Alexandria will feature a full slate of games, as part of Gaels football homecoming festivities.

  • 9am: Glengarry tykes vs Cornwall #3
  • 10:30am: Glengarry mosquitoes vs Cornwall #3
  • 12:30pm: Glengarry peewees vs Cornwall #1
  • 2:30pm: Glengarry bantams vs Cornwall #1

Plans for the day include a barbecue.

Glengarry Gaels tykes, bantams prevail in mid-week football

sean May 26, 2017 - 11:20am

In order to make up games from the first two weeks of the season that had to be postponed due to field conditions, some football games this spring will be played on weeknights, in addition to the usual Sundays.

The Glengarry Gaels took advantage of their mid-week play, scoring a pair of victories, as the tykes improved to 2-0 on the season with a victory Wednesday night, and the bantams kicked off their season with a rainy, shut-out win Thursday.

The tyke Gaels prevailed 30-18, led by Nacky Sharek (3 touchdowns). Elliott Keenan and Ben Jackman had the other Glengarry majors in the May 24 contest over Cornwall #2.

A night later, in wet, muddy conditions, Austin Main had the game's only TD, as the Gaels prevailed 8-0. The team added a third-quarter safety to round out the scoring, in the victory over the Cornwall Wildcats.

League play is scheduled to continue on Sunday, with games in Alexandria and Cornwall.

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Char-Lan DHS claim senior boys soccer title over northern rivals

sean May 18, 2017 - 1:43pm

The senior boys soccer team from Char-Lan DHS is the 2017 SDGAA playoff champion, having yesterday beaten rival GDHS.

The Glengarry News was there covering the May 17 action and will have all the details in our next edition. A photo gallery will be posted on our website in the coming days.

Regardless of the result, both the Gaels and Crusaders will advance to EOSSAA, which is set for May 24, also in Alexandria.

Char-Lan head coach Sean O'Farrell wasn't taking chances in transporting the trophy from Alexandria to Williamstown after the game, as shown in this photo.

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The SD&G senior boys soccer trophy. (Photo courtesy Facebook / Sean O'Farrell)