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High school football season kicks off this week

sean Sep 18, 2018 - 11:12am

The 2018 season of SD&G high school football kicks off this week, and we have details for you in the Sept. 19 edition of The Glengarry News.

Among the teams getting ready are the Tagwi Warriors, who The News recently visited. A gallery of photos can be viewed online here.

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Tagwi players get words of wisdom from coach Todd Sabourin. (Sean Bray photo)

La Citadelle girls soccer team to compete at OFSAA

sean Jun 1, 2018 - 12:45pm

One soccer team from our region will compete at OFSAA, as the girls from la Citadelle have qualified.

Earlier this week, the senior girls team travelled to Elgin for the EOSSAA tournament.

Les Patriotes won their first game 4-0 against Valour High School, tied their second 1-1 with Rideau District High School, and prevailed in the final 1-0 in sudden death overtime versus St. Michael Catholic High School

With the triumph, la Citadelle's girls scored EOSSAA gold to earn a spot in the OFSAA tournament, taking place June 7-9, in Chatham.

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EOSSAA soccer updates

sean May 31, 2018 - 2:07pm

As we reported in this week's edition of The Glengarry News, a number of the county's high school soccer teams were competing in EOSSAA tournaments.

On the boys side, both Glengarry DHS and Char-Lan DHS had their junior and senior boys squads at EOSSAA in Williamstown, where the Gaels claimed the junior championship. The senior Gaels ended their season as runners-up.

Le Relais' senior girls competed at the AA level this year, in Kingston, where les Rapides were silver medallists.

Our sports editor will have all the details in The News next week.

Photo gallery: SD&G boys A soccer in Alexandria

sean May 29, 2018 - 12:37pm

We have a photo gallery from last Wednesday's SD&G A boys soccer playoffs, held in Alexandria. The May 16 tournament featured junior and senior divisions, with the GDHS Gaels winning both titles.

Details can be found in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

The photo gallery is available here.

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Char-Lan (yellow) tangles with Glengarry in the junior boys final. (Sean Bray photo)

SD&G soccer championships set for Wednesday

sean May 22, 2018 - 12:52pm

Glengarry DHS will host the boys 'A' SD&G soccer playoffs (junior and senior divisions) on Wednesday, May 23. The full schedule can be found in the print/digital editions of The News.

The girls 'A' tournament will go in Cornwall, also on May 23, at la Citadelle.

'AA' playoffs are scheduled for May 23 (girls) and May 24 (boys) at St. Joseph's.

High school junior divisions update

sean May 15, 2018 - 2:04pm

With just one junior tournament remaining – May 17 in Alexandria – Char-Lan's boys top the 'A' group, and Tagwi sits first amongst the girls.

In the 'AA' loop, Holy Trinity's boys and girls are both in first place.

Thursday's tourney is scheduled to see matches at the arena field (involving Tagwi's teams) and on the GDHS pitch (for the Gaels). It all is to begin at noon.

Char-Lan senior boys soccer team splits Monday action

sean May 15, 2018 - 1:17pm

The senior boys soccer team from Char-Kan DHS hit the pitch in Cornwall on Monday, dropping a 2-1 decision to St. Joseph's before pounding host St. Lawrence 8-0.

The results give the Crusaders a record of 7 and 1.

For the full high school soccer story, check out the stories in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Holy Trinity wins school track and field championship, Tagwi second

sean May 15, 2018 - 1:03pm

At last week's SD&G high school track and field championships in Ottawa, Holy Trinity CSS won the overall school title, with 454 points, ahead of Tagwi, which had 418.

L'Heritage was third, followed by St. Joseph's, CCVS, North Dundas, Char-Lan, Glengarry, Seaway, St. Lawrence, and la Citadelle.

For photos, results, and the full story, be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

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Glengarry's Jayme McPherson had a strong showing in a number of events, including the javelin. (Photo courtesy Christine Cicchini)