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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)

Photo galley: high school senior boys soccer rivals square off

sean May 8, 2018 - 12:45pm

On Monday, county rivals Char-Lan and Glengarry collided in high school senior boys soccer action, in Williamstown, where the Gaels prevailed 2-0. Check out all the details, including results from other recent matches and games on the schedule, in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

We also have a photo gallery of the action available here.

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Gael Matthew Houlzet clears the ball away from the danger area. (Sean Bray photo)

High school soccer season kicks off with junior tournament in Williamstown

sean May 2, 2018 - 12:20pm

The 2018 high school soccer season for the SDGAA schools kicked off yesterday in Williamstown, with a slate of junior games. We have some photos of the action between the girls squads from Holy Trinity and Tagwi in our galleries here.

For a preview of the season, be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

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Tagwi (blue) and Holy Trinity collide in high school junior soccer. (Sean Bray photo)

Char-Lan DHS' boys hockey team playing today for SD&G championship

sean Feb 27, 2018 - 1:46pm

The boys hockey team from Williamstown's Char-Lan DHS is competing this afternoon for the SD&G high school hockey championship. The Crusaders won their semifinal game this morning, 6-3 over Seaway.

Today's title tilt was scheduled for a 1 p.m. start, at the Char-Lan Rec. Centre. We will have results next week in The News, as this week's newspaper has already gone to press.

Among our stories in the Feb. 28 issue of The Glengarry News, we have a wrap on the regular season.

Char-Lan boys suffer first hockey loss, still to host playoffs

sean Feb 22, 2018 - 7:56pm

The boys hockey team from Char-Lan DHS suffered its first loss of the season, dropping its record to 9-1, but will still host league playoffs next week.

In Feb. 20 action at the Long Sault arena, the top-ranked Crusaders beat North Dundas 5-2, before falling 3-2 to La Citadelle, a team that finishes out of the playoff picture.

With results coming in after this week's edition of The News went to press, we will have all the details in our issue next week.

As the top seed, Char-Lan will host the SDGAA playoff tournament in Williamstown, on Feb. 27, starting at 9 a.m. when the Crusaders will take on fourth-place Seaway. At 10:30 a.m., second-place St. Joseph's will play North Dundas is the other semifinal.

The championship match is booked for a 1 p.m. start.

Unlike most high school sports, in hockey, 'A' and 'AA' ranked teams compete for the same playoff title and for the right to go on to a combined A/AA EOSSAA.