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Sports in the Glens

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The content below is updated periodically with supplementary sports items that do not make it into the print edition of The Glengarry News or provide updates and/or additional information to a story we have published in the newspaper.

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HOCKEY STATS | JUNIOR B HOCKEY CARDS | THE GLENGARRY NEWS HOCKEY CUP


Photo gallery: GSL women's soccer featuring Alexandria vs Dunvegan

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 12:39pm

A photo gallery from the Feb. 19 Glengarry Soccer League match between the Dunvegan and Alexandria senior women's teams can be viewed here online. For the story, check out this week's issue of The Glengarry News.

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Soccer action in front of the Alexandria net. – Sean Bray photo

CCHL2 wildcard series featuring Glens, Rebels begins tonight in Alexandria

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 12:19pm

The CCHL2 hockey wildcard playoff series between county rivals the Alexandria Glens and the Char-Lan Rebels begins tonight, Feb. 26, at the Glengarry Sports Palace, with the opening puck drop set for 8:30 p.m.

For the complete story and your playoff primer, be sure to check out the Feb. 27 issue of The Glengarry News.

Here are the league's playoff brackets.

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Roadrunners senior A women's hockey team finishes 2nd, advances to NCWHL playoffs

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 11:51am

The Maxville-based Roadrunners senior 'A' women's hockey team concluded its NCWHL regular season last weekend on home ice, with a 1-1 tie to the first place Ottawa Storm. 

Tammy MacSweyn, of the Roadrunners, says her team's goaltender, "Melissa Holterman, stood on her head to let us get out of there with the tie." Jenn Ware had the lone goal, assisted by Julie Curtis.

Playoff action is up next, with the Roadrunners getting home games March 3 at 6:30 p.m. versus the Ottawa Storm and March 17 against Smiths Falls, also at 6:30 p.m. Road playoff games are booked for March 21 at the Akwesasne Wild and March 22 at the Goulbourn Rockets.

Two Jr. B Glens score hat tricks to end regular season with win

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 11:45am

The Alexandria Glens junior 'B' hockey team won on the road last week in Winchester, 6-5, to end the regular season on a high note. The victory came thanks to hat tricks by both Mathieu Parent, left, and Kodiak Whiteduck. 

Read more in this week's edition of The Glengarry News

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Elie getting noticed since joining the Rochester Americans

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 11:26am

Green Valley's Remi Elie is on a recent tear with the AHL Rochester Americans. Heading into this week, the 23-year-old has recorded 7 points in 9 games.

He was recently profiled on the Amerks website. You can read the full article, 'Elie embracing fresh start with Amerks,' here.

Here he is scoring in a Feb. 22 game.

County boys to square off in U18 hockey game Wednesday night

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 11:16am

There will be Glengarry county boys on both teams tomorrow night, when the U18 Hawkesbury Hawks host OHA Gold, at 7 p.m.

For the Hawks, there are forward #16 Todd McBain and defenceman #46 Felix Sauve.

On the OHA roster are forwards #13 Riley MacDonald and #44 Innes Thompson, as well as defenceman #6 John Richer.

It's the last game of regular-season play Hawkesbury, which sits third in the Yzerman Division. OHA Gold is third in the Academy pool. 

Playoffs run through the month of March.

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Bishop Cup high school hockey rivalry game Feb. 27 in Cornwall

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 10:55am

The annual Bishop Cup Catholic high school hockey rivalry game between Holy Trinity and St. Joseph's is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 27, at the Cornwall Civic Complex, starting at 6:30 p.m. 

This is a charity contest where supporters of the Falcons and Panthers are encouraged to come out in school colours, ready to cheer.

Video: pole vaulter Brennan Seguin scores OUA bronze medal

sean Feb 25, 2019 - 2:07pm

Martintown's Brennan Seguin earned an OUA bronze medal in pole vaulting, and we have the details in this week's issue of The Glengarry News. Here's a little video of his top jump.

Boys high school hockey playoffs set for Tuesday in Long Sault

sean Feb 25, 2019 - 1:58pm

SD&G high school league boys hockey playoffs are scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the Long Sault Arena.

Semifinal #1, at 9 a.m., will feature St. Joseph's against la Citadelle, while the second semi, at 10:30 a.m., will have Char-Lan skating against North Dundas.

The championship game is booked for a 1 p.m. opening puck drop.

For more coverage, be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Gaels medal at high school curling championships

sean Feb 22, 2019 - 5:26pm

Two teams of curlers from GDHS nabbed medals at the recent SD&G high school championships, and we have the details in the Feb. 27 issue of The Glengarry News.

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Brenna MacDonald and Olivia Roman hurry hard, with encouragement from skip Kristen MacRae, to help the rock shot by Ella Campbell make it to the house. – Photo courtesy of Lindsey Howes

Washer Tossing Tournament at Alexandria Dome Saturday in support of hospital foundation

sean Feb 22, 2019 - 1:43pm

The second annual Alexandria Washer Tournament, in support of the Glengarry Memorial Hospital Foundation, will take place Saturday, Feb. 23, at the dome, running from 11 a.m. through approximately 6 p.m. Munchies and a cash bar will be available, and there's also a supper available.

Team/player registration will start at 10:30 a.m.

For the uninitiated, a washer tournament is a ring-tossing competition. First- and second-place prizes will be awarded.

washer tournament set-up

Photo gallery: midget B hockey at the Heartbreaker girls tournament

sean Feb 21, 2019 - 12:43pm

A photo gallery from the Heartbreaker girls hockey tournament game between the Glengarry Midget B Highlanders and the Ottawa Ice can be viewed here on our website.

We have details in this week's issue of The Glengarry News.

The action was part of the annual tournament that takes over rinks in Maxville and Alexandria. We will have more coverage in an upcoming edition of the newspaper.

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Midget B girls hockey action in Maxville. – Sean Bray photo

To get the full story on all things Glengarry, each week be sure to check out The Glengarry News, available by subscription online or in traditional print format.