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Two Alexandria Glens honoured by CCHL2

sean Nov 2, 2018 - 2:55pm

In announcing the October Performers of the Month in the CCHL2 (Westport player Blake Kettyle, Ottawa West goaltender Miguel Daoust, and Ottawa rookie Noel de Kemp), the league also delivered honourable mentions to a pair of Alexandria Glens.

Mikael Gibault was recognized in the player category, while Mathieu Parent was identified amongst the rookies.

Junior A Colts edge Nepean in Thursday night CCHL hockey

sean Nov 2, 2018 - 2:47pm

Michal Carr made 20 saves to backstop the Cornwall Colts to a 2-1 victory over the Nepean Raiders, at the Ed Lumley Arena, on Thursday night.

The Colts outshot the Raiders 36-21 to improve to 8-10-3-0, for 19 points, and into a tie for seventh overall in the CCHL standings.

Ethan Mulhearn and Alex Gagnon provided the offence for the Colts. Cedric Matte, acquired last week in the David Poirier trade with Carleton Place, was named the Hardest Working Colts Player of the Game.

Three stars were first Alex Gagnon (COR), second Tristan Poissant (COR), and third William Venne (NEP).

Next game for Cornwann's junior 'A' hockey team is booked for tonight, Nov. 2, in Brockville. Start time is 7:30 p.m.. at the Brockville Memorial Centre.

The Colts return home on Thursday, Nov. 8 to host the Pembroke Lumber Kings, at 7:30 p.m., at the Ed Lumley Arena.

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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.

Holy Trinity beats Tagwi in high school football, moves on to playoffs

sean Oct 30, 2018 - 8:10pm

Holy Trinity moves on, while Tagwi is done, as the regular season of high school football wrapped up last week. The Warriors finish bottom of the table at 0-5, while the Falcons end up second at 4-1. We have the full story in the Oct. 31 edition of The Glengarry News, including the playoff schedule.

A photo gallery can be viewed online here.

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Holy Trinity (green) takes on host Tagwi in the season capper. (Sean Bray photo)

Glengarry Gaels football team ends season with two wins

sean Oct 30, 2018 - 8:07pm

The Glengarry Gaels varsity football team, a combined effort of GDHS and VCI, wrapped up its season last week with a win over CCVS. It was the second-straight victory for the Gaels, who finish 2-3. Be sure to check out the Oct. 31 edition of The Glengarry News for the full high school football story.

A photo gallery from the team's last game can be viewed online here.

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Gaels players assume the position. (Sean Bray photo)

Photo gallery: Habs versus Glens alumni hockey game

sean Oct 30, 2018 - 8:04pm

Last weekened, the Montreal Canadiens alumni team took on the Alexandria Glens alumni in a fundraiser for our hospital's foundation. A packed Palace took in the action, and we have the story and photos in the Oct. 31 edition of The Glengarry News.

You can re-live the action through our online image gallery here.

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The Habs press their offensive attack against the Glens alumni. (Sean Bray photo)

Le Relais senior girls soccer team claims Prescott-Russell league championship

sean Oct 30, 2018 - 7:51pm

Today, in Alexandria, the senior girls soccer team claimed the PRSSAA league playoff championship, with a 2-0 win over Embrun. We will have details in The Glengarry News next week. A photo gallery of the action can be viewed online here.

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Les Rapides celebrate their triumph. (Sean Bray photo)