The second tournament of the season for high school junior football will take place Wednesday, Oct. 10, at Glengarry DHS, where the host Gaels will entertain Gananoque and St. Joseph's (Cornwall), beginning at noon.
Last week, the opening games took place, and we have the details in The Glengarry News.
Here's a video of the pre-game festivities from last week's Friday night Gaels football at the Maxville Fair. We have a photo gallery online here and the story in the June 27 issue of The Glengarry News.
Two Glengarry Gaels youth football teams prevailed last Sunday in opening-day action, and we have the story in The News this week. Photos from the bantam contest can be viewed in our online gallery here.
Last Friday at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria, members of the OPP, bolstered by teachers Ryan Winter, Glen Campbell, and Kelsey Thomson, took on student hockey players from Glengarry District High School, in an afternoon tilt enjoyed by throngs of students filling the stands.
Guest referees Jacob Peerenboom and John Robinson officiated proceedings, that saw the Badgers prevail in overtime, 7-6. Jason Cholette scored the game-winner for the OPP. Gaels finding the net in the contest were Liam MacDonald (2), Ethan Attridge (2), Kevin Doyle, and Lachlan MacDonald.
The Glengarry Gaels junior football team (1-7) will see its final regular-season action on Wednesday, Oct. 25, in Vankleek Hill, playing on the VCI gridiron versus the St. Thomas Aquinas Ravens (6-1-1), from Russell. Opening kickoff is booked for noon.