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LHSAO Cornwall Prowlers set for weekend playoffs

sean Feb 20, 2019 - 2:55pm

The senior 'A' Cornwall Prowlers hockey team will skate in LHSAO playoffs, as the fifth seed, in a best-of-three wildcard series with the Pontiac Comets.

Game one is scheduled for Fort Coulonge, Quebec, on Feb. 22, at 8:30 p.m.

The Prowlers get the second game, to be played at Cornwall's multi-sport complex, on Feb. 23, at 8 p.m.

Should it be needed, a third match will go Sunday in Fort Coulonge, at 5 p.m.

The teams actually were even in the standings, but the Comets got fourth place based on the league's tie-breaking rules.

Video: Brennan Seguin achieves personal best as Guelph pole vaulter

sean Feb 19, 2019 - 11:38am

Brennan Seguin, a first-year student-athlete at the University of Guelph, recently achieved a personal best U-Sports pole vault mark of 4.87 m.

SDGAA high school curling championships go today, tomorrow in Morrisburg

sean Feb 19, 2019 - 10:55am

Rescheduled due to inclement weather and bus cancellations last week, the SD&G high school curling championships are taking place today and tomorrow, in Morrisburg.

Char-Lan DHS has two girls rinks and one boys team competing in the event, while Glengarry has a team in each division (boys, girls, mixed). Tagwi is only entered in the boys group, while Holy Trinity's lone team is a female foursome.

sked day 1

sked day 2

Polar Bear Dip set for 2pm start

sean Feb 17, 2019 - 12:33pm

The annual Polar Bear Dip in support of the Glengarry Sports Hall of Fame will begin today at 2 p.m. sharp. The event takes place at Island Park, in Alexandria.

Here is the scheduled lineup of plungers:

1.Richard Willard & Marvin Munro
2.Kyle Lalonde & Johnathon Newton
3.Findley Hope & Marc Henri
4.Jeff Lapierre & Brooke Lapierre
5.Amanda Hope & Hayley Cholette
6.Cathy Maclean & Janet Pidgeon
7.Chris Mcpherson & Danielle Macleod
8.Jamie MacDonald & Rodney Shepherd

Girls hockey tournament continues today in Maxville, Alexandria

sean Feb 17, 2019 - 11:54am

The annual Heartbreakers girls hockey tournament, hosted by the Glengarry Girls Hockey Association, continues for its second day of action, on rinks in Maxville and Alexandria.

Among the championship match-ups already determined, Glengarry will take on Cornwall Blue in the novice house league final, at noon, at the Palace.

The atom 'B' final, also to be played in Alexandria, will feature Glengarry versus Clarence-Rockland, at 1 p.m.

As of this posting, teams for the other finals had yet to be confirmed. All will be played at the Glengarry Sports Palace: peewee 'C' at 5 p.m., bantam house league at 6 p.m., midget house league at 7 p.m., and midget 'B' at 8 p.m.

Weekend schedule for CCHL2 Glens, Rebels

sean Feb 15, 2019 - 2:42pm

In the second to last weekend of CCHL2 regular-season play, the Alexandria Glens will skate in their final home game, tonight, Feb. 15, versus the Casselman Vikings. Game time at the Palace is set for 8 p.m.

The Char-Lan Rebels will play at the Rec. Centre in Williamstown on Saturday, Feb. 16, hosting the Arnprior Packers, at 8 p.m. Sunday evening, the boys will hit the road to play the Ottawa Canadians, in a rescheduled match that was originally booked for Feb. 12.

For the full story on the county's junior 'B' hockey teams, be sure to pick up your copy of The Glengarry News.