The Glengarry News


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

sean Feb 27, 2018 - 2:46pm

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 - 8:56pm

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.

Hockey with Heart outdoor tournament supports local charities

sean Feb 20, 2018 - 5:31pm

This week's edition of The Glengarry News features a story about the Hockey with Heart tournament, that took place in Williamstown last Saturday. The Feb. 17 fundraiser, on the ODR at the park, raised funds for two local charities.

We a photo gallery online here, and there are more photos on the Facebook event page here.

Williamstown's Hockey with Heart tournament supports charity

sean Feb 20, 2018 - 3:53pm

Last Saturday, the second annual Hockey with Heart outdoor tournament took place in Williamstown, raising funds in support of Beyond 21 and the Julie MacLachlan Foundation.

We have the story in this week's edition of The Glengarry News, as well as additional content online at Sports in the Glens.

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Allister Macdonell, left, and Colton Gallant flank special guest Jean Levac. (Facebook photo)

CCHL2 schedule enters home stretch for Glens, Rebels

sean Feb 13, 2018 - 1:53pm

The county's junior 'B' hockey teams, as well as those across the league, are facing the home stretch of their season, with just a handle of games remaining to be played.

We have a story in The Glengarry News this week about the recent disruptions that Mother Nature has caused to scheduled games.

The final round of this season's Battle of Glengarry is scheduled for tonight, Feb. 13, in Williamstown, where the Alexandria Glens and host Char-Lan Rebels will square off. After the Glens won the series opener, the Rebels have prevailed in the last two matches between the clubs. Set time is set for 8 p.m.

Here's a complete schedule of remaining contests for the Glens and Rebels.


Photo gallery: high school girls hockey (Char-Lan vs Tagwi)

sean Feb 7, 2018 - 3:24pm

On Monday, Char-Lan DHS' girls hockey team faced off against the girls from Tagwi SS, in Williamstown, and we have the details in The Glengarry News this week.

A photo gallery of the action can be viewed online here

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Char-Lan (yellow) takes on Tagwi in girls high school hockey. (Sean Bray photo)

Photo gallery: Alexandria Glens vs Char-Lan Rebels (junior B hockey)

sean Feb 6, 2018 - 8:17pm

This week's edition of The Glengarry News will catch you up on what's happening with the county's junior 'B' hockey teams, the Alexandria Glens and the Char-Lan Rebels.

We have a photo gallery of their battle last week available online here.

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It's the Battle of Glengarry, hockey style. (Sean Bray photo)

Battle of Glengarry continues tonight in Williamstown

sean Feb 3, 2018 - 4:14pm

The Alexandria Glens of the CCHL2 are booked to make the trek south tonight, to take on the Char-Lan Rebels in round three of this season's Battle of Glengarry for the county's junior 'B' hockey teams.

The clubs split the first two games of the season series.

Last night, on home ice, the Glens fell in a shootout to the Renfrew Timberwolves, while the Rebels are coming off a road win Thursday night over the Ottawa West Golden Knights.

Game time for the Feb. 3 contest at the Char-Lan Rec. Centre is set for 8 p.m.

For full coverage of your county's junior hockey teams, check out The Glengarry News each week.

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The Glens and Rebels tangle, in this Jan. 26 image from Alexandria (Sean Bray photo)