Last night in Glengarry Soccer League senior women's semifinal play on the Lochiel pitch, Laggan's overtime marker by Jen Stewart, off a corner, propelled the Black Shirts to a 1-0 win over Char-Lan FC. The victory also gives Laggan a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three series.
The other match, in Dunvegan, saw the hosts pound Glen Sandfield 9-0, on goals from Michelle DeRepentigny (5), Ava Gandia (3), and Robyn Gandia.
Next action will take place after the long weekend. Details in The Glengarry News.
The Glengarry Soccer League's senior women's semifinals open tonight, with games on pitches in Dunvegan and Lochiel. The former features the top-seeded host team entertaining Glen Sandfield, while on the latter field, Laggan takes on Char-Lan FC. Both matches are 8:30 p.m. starts.
For more GSL news, check out this week's issue of The Glengarry News.
With a 4-0 loss to Greenfield on Wednesday evening, the Glen Sandfield senior men's soccer team has officially been eliminated from playoff contention. The men will wrap up their summer tonight against league league-leading Vankleek Hill.
In other action tonight (July 27), McCrimmon and Dunvegan will play at the field at Lochiel, beginning at 8:30 p.m.
Playoff semifinal match-ups are now set, with Vankleek Hill pegged to take on Dunvegan, while McCrimmon will battle Greenfield. Both series will kick off Wednesday, Aug. 8, and we will have all the details in the next edition of The Glengarry News.
The Dunvegan senior women's soccer team is the GSL regular-season champion for 2018. The Blue Shirts finished off their campaign last night on home turf, with a convincing 6-0 win over Glen Sandfield, the team they will meet in league semifinals. A photo gallery is available here.
The top four teams will compete in playoff action, while Vankleek Hill has seen its season come to an end.
Semifinals: Dunvegan 1st vs. Glen Sandfield 4th
This series opens Tuesday, July 31 in Dunvegan and promises to be an uphill battle for Team Green, which won just twice all season, while the Blues lost just once. Game start time is set for 8:30 p.m. The second match, on Aug. 7, will take place on the pitch at Lochiel.
Semifinals: Laggan 2nd vs. Char-Lan FC 3rd
Just two points separated these squads in the final regular-season standings. The series will kick off at the Lochiel field on Tuesday, July 31, at 8:30 p.m. Game two, on Aug. 7, will take place at North Lancaster Park (the current home field for the Char-Lan ladies due to ongoing work at the field in Williamstown).
Both series are best-of-three affairs, and we will have full details in The Glengarry News.
The U10 girls and U10 boys divisions of the Glengarry Soccer League will be the first to see playoff action this season, set to kick off on Monday, July 30, with elimination games continuing each Monday before culminating on Aug. 20 with the championship matches.
Senior women's teams will be next into the playoffs, beginning July 31.
We have more details in the print and digital versions of The Glengarry News.
The Glengarry Soccer League's extreme heat policy has come into effect again tonight, July 23, with the GSL forced to postponed scheduled 6:30 p.m. matches in the U10 girls, U10 boys, and U14 boys divisions.
These games will be rescheduled for Friday, Saturday, or Sunday.
North Lancaster 2 vs. Alexandria 1
Vankleek Hill/Dunvegan 2 vs. Alexandria 0
Maxville 1 vs. Char-Lan A 0
Char-Lan B 2 vs. Vankleek Hill/Dunvegan 1
Char-Lan A 9 vs. Vankleek Hill 1
Alexandria Spartans 3 vs. Alexandria Avengers 1
Maxville 7 vs. Laggan/GS 1
Maxville 8 vs. Vankleek Hill 0
Laggan/GS/Vankleek Hill 1 vs. Char-Lan B 0
Alexandria Flames 2 vs. Alexandria Devils 1
Laggan 4 vs. Char-Lan 0
Vankleek Hill 4 vs. Maxville 0
Dunvegan 5 vs. Char-Lan A 0
Alexandria 3 vs. Dunvegan 1
Maxville 2 vs. Laggan 0
Char-Lan A 3 vs. Char-Lan B 2
Vankleek Hill 1 vs. Alexandria Flames 0
Maxville 5 vs. Laggan/Glen Sandfield 0
Dunvegan 8 vs. Vankleek Hill 0
Alexandria 4 vs. Char-Lan 4
Maxville/Dunvegan 4 vs. Char-Lan 3
Alexandria 2 vs. Vankleek Hill 1
Maxville Celtics 8 vs. Maxville Highlanders 0
Char-Lan 8 vs. Vankleek Hill 0
Char Lan 2 vs. Maxville 0
Vankleek Hill 5 vs. Greenfield 1
In July 9 GSL tier 2 men's soccer action, Char-Lan shut out Glen Nevis 3-0, on goals from Gareth Pye, Paul Gauthier, and Don Desgrosseilliers.
A July 3 contest saw Dunvegan prevail 4-1 over Glen Sandfield. Scoring for the winning side were Justin Racine, Mathieu Girard, Colin Papineau, and David Spacek, while Hamish MacLeod had the lone tally the other way.