A new basketball court is coming to Alexandria's Island Park, and the township is planning to christen it with a Canada Day 3-on-3 tournament.
The July 1 event will run from 4 to 8 p.m., with the following boys and girls divisions: U13, U16, and open (any age). Entry is $20 per team, and the deadline to sign up is June 29.
For more information, send an e-mail to Brian Caddell at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our latest sports photos are now available for viewing in our online galleries here.
The newest galleries are...
- March 27 UCMHL atom rep. playoff hockey involving the Char-Lan Rebels
- March 29 midget boys basketball at Glengarry DHS in Alexandria
- March 29 Jimmy Hill memorial hockey game in Williamstown
- March 29 novice UCMHL game 5 finals involving the Char-Lan Rebels
Photo reprints are available from our office. Contact The Glengarry News for more information.
The latest photo galleries added to our website include images from Family of Schools girls basketball, GSL women's indoor soccer, atom rep hockey, bantam rep hockey, and CCHL2 Glens playoff hockey.
You can check out all the photos online here, and for stories on all of these be sure to pick up a copy of The Glengarry News this week.
Seedings for upcoming EOSSAA tournaments are out, some of which we were able to get into The Glengarry News this week.
The Glengarry Gaels junior boys basketball team will be competing on Feb. 28 at the 'A' tournament in Renfrew, as the sixth seed. They have round-robin games scheduled against the second- and third-ranked teams, Rideau and St. Joseph's (Renfrew), respectively. For more on the Gaels and their SD&G championship win, be sure to check out The News this week.
The junior boys from Holy Trinity captured the SD&G 'AA' championship by crushing CCVS last week, 85-29.The Falcons are scheduled to compete in the 'AA' EOSSAA tournament as the second seed, on Feb. 21, in Pembroke.
We have oodles more high school sports news in the newspaper this week.
Cornwall's St. Lawrence High School will host a day of boys basketball playoff action for 'A' division teams on Tuesday, Feb. 13, starting at 9 a.m.
The opening match will have Char-Lan's fourth-ranked junior team taking on the host Saints. At 10:30 a.m., the other junior semifinal, featuring third-seeded Tagwi and second-ranked Glengarry, will hit the hardwood.
Then it's on to the senior semis.
First up, at noon, La Citadelle (fourth seed) will take on St. Lawrence (first), and at 1:30 p.m., Glengarry (third) will play Tagwi (second).
The junior championship game is slated for a 3 p.m. start, followed by the senior title tilt at 4:30 p.m.
In Monday SDGAA high school junior boys basketball action at Tagwi, the host Warriors scored a 10-point win over Seaway, beating the Spartans 41-31 to wrap up regular-season play.
Playoffs will be next week, and as soon as we have details confirmed, we will post them online and/or in The Glengarry News.
Monday's senior boys basketball finale at Tagwi saw the host Warriors don the uniforms of some of their former players from the now-closed Rothwell-Osnabruck High School (Ingleside).
We have the story in The Glengarry News this week, along with how the boys did and what the playoff picture looks like.
Three days of weather-related school bus cancellations this week have taken their toll on the high school sports schedule.
Among the modifications, a number of basketball games are now scheduled to be played Monday and Tuesday.
On Monday (Jan. 15), Char-Lan DHS in Williamstown will host the following games:
- 10 a.m. Char-Lan vs. St. Lawrence (seniors)
- 11:30 a.m.: Char-Lan vs. St. Lawrence (juniors)
- 1 p.m. Char-Lan vs. Tagwi (seniors)
- 2:30 p.m. Char-Lan vs. Tagwi (juniors)
Tuesday's action will take place at GDHS in Alexandria:
- 1 p.m. Char-Lan vs. GDHS (seniors)
- 2:30 p.m. Char-Lan vs. GDHS (juniors)