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Tonight in Williamstown, the Char-Lan junior 'B' Rebels will recognize one of the club's founders, John Chafee, with a special evening and alumni game. It all gets started at 6 p.m. The current edition of the Rebels will play the Arnprior Packers at 8 p.m.
For the full story, be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News.
Note: the scheduled in Alexandria, the Glens were scheduled to host the Perth Blue Wings. This game has been postponed due to the risk of bad weather.
They needed a comeback to win in overtime, but the Hawkesbury Hawks remain perfect on the ice at Alexandria's Billy Gebbie Arena, skating to a 2-1 victory over the visiting Cornwall Colts in Friday night CCHL hockey.
With the victory, the homeless Hawks improve their record in Alexandria to 3-0.
Be sure to check out the next edition of The Glengarry News for the full story.
JD Pogue’s first goal of the season with 26 seconds left in the third period brought the Colts to within 1, but it was too little, too late as Carleton Place edged Cornwall 3-2 at the Ed Lumley Arena, on Thursday night.
Konnor MacCormick also scored for the Colts, as their record drops to .500 at 12-12-3-0 (27 points) for seventh place in the CCHL standings.
Carleton Place outshot the Colts 35-24, with Liam Lascelle making 32 saves in the loss.
For their part, the Canadians are an impressive 25-2-0-2 and have earned 52 out of a possible 58 points so far this season to lead the CCHL and rank number 2 in Canada.
The Cornwall Hardest Working Colts player was Liam Lascelle. Three Stars were first Tim Theochraidis (CP), second Liam Lascelle (COR), and third Geoff Kitt (CP).
The Colts are back in action with two road games this weekend. Cornwall plays Hawkesbury tonight (Friday) in Alexandria. Game time at the Glengarry Sports Palace is 8 p.m.
Cornwall then travels to Pembroke to face off against the Lumber Kings Sunday night. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at the Pembroke Memorial Centre.
Next home game is booked for Thursday, Nov. 23 against the Brockville Braves. Opening puck drop is booked for 7:30 p.m., at the Ed Lumley Arena (Cornwall Civic Complex).
– files from David Murphy
Tonight, there's junior hockey in Cornwall and Casselman.
The former, at the Civic Complex, has the CCHL Colts hosting Carleton Place Canadians at 7:30 p.m. In Casselman, the Vikings get a visit from the junior 'B' Alexandria Glens, with the game also booked for a 7:30 p.m. start.
Friday night at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria, the junior 'A' Hawkesbury Hawks will host the Cornwall Colts. That's an 8 p.m. start.
And on Saturday evening, the county gets a double bill of CCHL2 hockey. In Alexandria, the Glens will host the Perth Blue Wings, and in Williamstown, the Char-Lan Rebels get a visit from the Arnprior Packers.
Saturday's Rebels game is also a special night to honour one of the team's founders, John Chafee. An alumni game is slated for a 6 p.m. opening puck drop.
For the full story on local junior hockey, be sure to read this week's edition of The Glengarry News.
The Nationals, Cornwall's professional hockey team, are back in action this weekend with back-to-back games on Saturday and Sunday, and the hockey team is looking to spread the holiday cheer.
The franchise is inviting all children under 12 years of age to attend the game for free, when accompanied by a paying adult (one adult per child).
Santa will be making a stop at the game after he is done his route for Cornwall's Christmas parade. He's also expected to be dropping the puck for the match's ceremonial faceoff. Puck drop is set for 7:30 p.m.
Saturday’s game against the Watertown Wolves is also Minor Hockey Night, in support of CHEO. Minor hockey players are encouraged to wear their team jerseys to be recognized and have a chance to win tons of giveaways and prizes.
The two teams are right back at it the following night at the Civic Complex. Sunday’s contest is Chuck Charlebois Night, as the team honours the longtime community booster. The game begins at 5:30 p.m. and is being held in support of Diabetes Canada.
– with files from Rodney Wilson
There's a double-bill of junior 'B' hockey action set for the county tonight, Nov. 11.
In Williamstown, the Char-Lan Rebels are booked to host the Embrun Panthers, starting at 8 p.m.
The Alexandria game, at the Glengarry Sports Palace, is a rescheduled contest from the opening weekend of the season. The game will start with a score of 3-0 on the board for the Glens, as the boys host the Brockville Tikis, at 8 p.m.
For more junior hockey news, check out The Glengarry News.
Kanata scored six unanswered goals en route to an 8-3 win over the Colts at the Ed Lumley Arena Thursday night.
The Colts led 3-2 after the first period, but it was all Kanata after that.
The Cornwall boys outshot the Lasers 33-31, as Liam Lascelle was tagged with the loss.
Chris Mammas led the Colts offence with his first goal of the season to go along with his team-leading 13th assist of the campaign. Cameron Hebert (10) and Justin McRae (10) also scored.
Cornwall's record drops to 12-11-2-0 (26 points) for a tie for fifth overall in the CCHL.
The Hardest Working Player of the Game was Tommy Tanner.
Three Stars were first Liam Markhouser (KAN), second Connor Rider (KAN), and third Chris Mammas (COR).
The Colts are right back in action Friday night when they travel to Brockville to face the Braves. Game time is 7:30 pm at the Brockville Memorial Centre.
Next home game is Thursday, Nov. 16 to face off against the CCHL-leading Carleton Place Canadians. The contest has free admission to all children 12 & under in recognition of National Child Day later this month. Game time is 7:30 pm at the Ed Lumley Arena (Cornwall Civic Complex).
– files from David Murphy