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Two Glengarry teams head to EOSSAA

sean Nov 13, 2018 - 7:33pm

Glengarry District High School is sending two teams to compete at EOSSAA tournaments this week, as the senior boys volleyball squad and senior girls basketball team won the respective SD&G championships.

All the details can be found in the Nov. 14 issue of The Glengarry News.

We also have photo galleries online here.

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Glengarry drives the hoop in SD&G senior girls basketball playoff action. (Sean Bray photo)

Glengarry girls capture senior A basketball title, Holy Trinity girls take AA crown

sean Nov 9, 2018 - 1:40pm

On Thursday at Tagwi, the Glengarry DHS senior girls basketball team captured the SDGAA league 'A' playoff title in a hard-fought contest with the host Warriors, while a day earlier, Holy Trinity's seniors nabbed the 'AA' crown over Catholic rival St. Joseph's.

We will have coverage and photos in next week's edition of The Glengarry News.

High school girls basketball titles to be decided Thursday

sean Nov 7, 2018 - 8:13pm

The SDGAA 'A' division senior and junior girls champions will be decided Thursday, Nov. 7, on two fronts.

The action is scheduled to tip off at Tagwi SS, at 8:30 a.m., with a junior girls semifinal game between Glengarry and Char-Lan. The other junior semi will take place at 10 a.m., at North Dundas, where the host Devils will take on St. Lawrence. The junior girls final is set for a 12:30 p.m. start, to be hosted by North Dundas.

Tagwi gets the senior semifinals. At 10 a.m., it will be Char-Lan versus Glengarry, followed by the Warriors against North Dundas. The senior 'A' final is booked for a 2 p.m. start.

During the regular season, Tagwi's seniors placed first with 16 points, while North Dundas was best amongst junior squads with 14 points.

High school boys volleyball playoffs set for next week

sean Nov 2, 2018 - 2:18pm

SDGAA high school boys volleyball playoffs will take place Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday next week, on three fronts.

Monday, Nov. 5 will see the 'AA' playoffs (senior and junior) take place a Holy Trinity.

  • 11 a.m.: senior semifinal St. Joseph's vs. CCVS
  • noon: junior final Holy Trinity vs. St. Joseph's
  • 1:30 p.m.: senior final Holy Trinity vs. semifinal winner

Tuesday's action, at la Citadelle, will feature junior 'A' playoffs action.

  • 10 a.m.: quarter-final Seaway vs. St. Lawrence
  • 11 a.m.: quarter-final Tagwi vs. North Dundas
  • noon: semifinal la Citadelle vs. lowest-seeded quarter-final winner
  • 1 p.m.: semifinal Glengarry vs. highest-seeded quarter-final winner
  • 2:30 p.m.: championship final

And on Wednesday, games will take place in Alexandria, as Glengarry GDHS hosts the senior 'A' playoffs.

  • 10 a.m.: quarter-final la Citadelle vs. Char-Lan
  • 11 a.m.: quarter-final Tagwi vs. North Dundas
  • noon: semifinal Glengarry vs. lowest-seeded quarter-final winner
  • 1 p.m.: semifinal l'Heritage vs. highest-seeded quarter-final winner
  • 2:30 p.m.: championship final

Senior boys 'A' final standings: 1st Glengarry 27 points, 2nd l'Heritage 21 points, 3rd la Citadelle 18 points, 4th Tagwi 14 points, 5th North Dundas 11 points, 6th Char-Lan 10 points, 7th St. Lawrence 5 points. Top six teams qualify for playoffs, with first-place squad hosting.

Junior boys 'A' final standings: 1st la Citadelle 20 points, 2nd Glengarry 19 points, 3rd Seaway 15 points, 4th Tagwi 12 points, 5th North Dundas 12 points, 6th St. Lawrence 6 points, 7th Char-Lan 4 points. Top six teams qualify for playoffs, with first-place squad hosting.

Senior 'AA' division: Holy Trinity finished first of three teams, with 15 points. St. Joseph's was second (13 points), and CCVS was third (1 point).

Junior 'A' division: St. Joseph's placed first at 12 points, with Holy Trinity second at 8 points.

High school football wraps up today with Gaels, Falcons winners

sean Oct 25, 2018 - 4:09pm

Regular-season action in the SDGAA high school varsity football league concluded today, when the Glengarry Gaels dispatched the CCVS Raiders, and the Holy Trinity Falcons prevailed over the Tagwi Warriors.

Final standings: St. Joseph's 5-0, Holy Trinity 4-1, la Citadelle 3-2, Glengarry 2-3, CCVS 1-4, Tagwi 0-5.

Playoff semifinals next week will feature the Panthers and Raiders on Thursday, with the Falcons and Patriotes playing on Friday.

Despite finishing in fourth place, the Gaels are barred from post-season play due to a league decision imposed because Glengarry's team is a combined effort of GDHS and VCI.

We will have all the details in The Glengarry News next week.

High school junior football in Alexandria on Wednesday

sean Oct 9, 2018 - 2:25pm

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

Photos from the Oct. 3 action in Cornwall can be viewed in our online gallery here.

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New photo galleries: high school football, high school girls basketball, U18 hockey

sean Oct 5, 2018 - 3:33pm

Our latest sports images have been posted to online galleries.

These include photos from high school junior football (Glengarry Gaels), high school senior football (Tagwi Warriors), high school girls basketball (GDHS Gaels and Holy Trinity Falcons), and U18 hockey (Hawkesbury Hawks vs. OHA Gold).

You can check them all out here.

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Holy Trinity (green) takes on Glengarry in high school basketball. (Sean Bray photo)

Ch-ch-ch-changes to high school football schedule

sean Oct 3, 2018 - 10:05am

One might be left to wonder if a high school football game between the Tagwi Warriors and CCVS Raiders will actually hit the gridirion this season. Originally scheduled for later this month, the contest was moved forward to yesterday, Oct. 2, but there were no referees available, so the game couldn't go on.

The latest update has it being played Friday, Oct. 5, at noon, at Tagwi SS.

Speaking of changes, the Glengarry Gaels game scheduled for Friday has been postponed to a date yet to be determined.

Rose Bowl

Last night in Cornwall, Catholic teams la Citadelle and St. Joseph's played in the annual Rose Bowl game, a charitable match in support of breast cancer research and support programs. The Panthers won the game 30-5.

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(Photo courtesy la Citadelle / Facebook)