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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.

EOSSAA boys soccer to be held Tuesday in Williamstown

sean May 28, 2018 - 3:25pm

Williamstown's Char-Lan District High School will host the boys EOSSAA 'A' soccer tournament on Tuesday, May 29, with action taking place on two fields.

The senior pool includes Glengarry DHS, along with the hosts. Also competing are St. Michael (Kemptville), Hawkesbury, St. John (Perth), and Mackenzie (Deep River).

Junior squads include the top-seeded Gaels, the sixth-ranked Crusaders, as well as Rideau (Elgin), St. Joseph's (Renfrew), Embrun, and Notre Dame (Carleton Place).

Play is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m., with the senior championship match expected to hit the pitch at 3:30 p.m., followed by the junior title tilt at 4:30 p.m.

Of our county teams, Char-Lan's seniors play at 8:30 a.m. and 1:10 p.m., while the Gaels are slated for 10:50 a.m. and 1:10 p.m. contests

Junior games will have the Glengarry and the Crusaders playing (separate matches) at 9:40 a.m., with the Gaels again seeing action at noon. The Crusaders will conclude round-robin play at 2:20 p.m.

Last week, Glengarry DHS' senior boys and junior boys teams won their respective SD&G championships, over their county cousins from the south. For the full story, be sure to check out the May 30 issue of The Glengarry News.

A photo gallery is available online here.
 

Holy Trinity's junior boys basketball team seeded second, Glengarry Gaels sixth for EOSSAA

sean Feb 20, 2018 - 3:31pm

Seedings for upcoming EOSSAA tournaments are out, some of which we were able to get into The Glengarry News this week.

The Glengarry Gaels junior boys basketball team will be competing on Feb. 28 at the 'A' tournament in Renfrew, as the sixth seed. They have round-robin games scheduled against the second- and third-ranked teams, Rideau and St. Joseph's (Renfrew), respectively. For more on the Gaels and their SD&G championship win, be sure to check out The News this week.

The junior boys from Holy Trinity captured the SD&G 'AA' championship by crushing CCVS last week, 85-29.The Falcons are scheduled to compete in the 'AA' EOSSAA tournament as the second seed, on Feb. 21, in Pembroke.

We have oodles more high school sports news in the newspaper this week.

ICYMI: video broadcasts of EOSSAA soccer in Alexandria available in UCTV archives

sean May 30, 2017 - 11:04am

The UCDSB's online video portal, UCTV, has archived broadcasts of the May 23 (girls) and May 24 (boys) EOSSAA 'A' soccer tournaments in Alexandria, the games played at the GDHS field. If you missed them live, this is your chance to relive the action. Many of the games feature play-by-play commentary from Gaels students Will Lutz, Dove Rickerd, and Liam MacDonald.

You can access the videos here.

New photo galleries: EOSSAA girls & boys soccer, tennis, football

sean May 29, 2017 - 2:58pm

Four new photo galleries have been posted to our website:

  • EOSSAA 'A' senior girls soccer from Alexandria
  • EOSSAA 'A' boys (senior & junior) soccer from Alexandria
  • St. Mary's tennis championships
  • bantam football

You can enjoy these images and more here

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Le Relais and Glengarry DHS collide in the EOSSAA 'A' senior girls soccer final. (Sean Bray photo)