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.
The March 20 issue of The Glengarry News features a story about Eastern Ontario youth broomball teams, eight of which nabbed medals at the recent provincial tournament, held in Barrie.
Due to space constraints, photos of the bronze-medal winning teams were not published in our print edition. Here they are.
The county's two players in the Quebec Major Junior A Hockey League are both playoff bound, with the regular season having concluded last weekend.
Roddie Sandilands is a defenceman with the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles, who finished fifth in the Eastern Division (40-22-1-5) and will face off with the Charlottetown Islanders.
Kieran Craig is a rookie forward for the Gatineau Olympiques. He and his team (23-39-4-2) will take on the Drummondville Voltigeurs in round one.
The March 20 issue of The Glengarry News features coverage of the Eastern Ontario Wild major bantam 'AAA' hockey team which is the league champion and heading to provincials.
In HEO U18 hockey league playoff action, the Hawkesbury Hawks dispatched the Kemptville 73s in the quarter-final round, and we have the story in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.
Game one of the series saw defenceman and Alexandria native Felix Sauve score the lone goal for the Hawks, in a 1-1 tie.
The CCHL2 Martin Division semifinals saw the Char-Lan Rebels take on the Ottawa Jr. Canadians, and a photo gallery of action from one of the games can be viewed online here.
The full story of the series is recounted in the March 13 edition of The Glengarry News.
Last week, the GSL wrapped up regular-season indoor play at the dome. Amongst the action was a game between the Alexandria and Glen Nevis senior women's teams. A photo gallery can be viewed here.
We have the story, and playoff picture, in the March 13 issue of The Glengarry News.