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Char-Lan DHS' boys hockey team claims SD&G playoff championship

sean Feb 26, 2019 - 4:43pm

In an upset over St. Joseph's today, the Char-Lan Crusaders claimed the SD&G boys hockey playoff championship, with a 6-4 decision at the Long Sault arena.

Unfortunately, the action happened after The News went to press this week, so we will have coverage in next week's newspaper. We do have a wrap on the regular season in our Feb. 27 edition.

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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.

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.

SDGAA high school curling championships go today, tomorrow in Morrisburg

sean Feb 19, 2019 - 10:55am

Rescheduled due to inclement weather and bus cancellations last week, the SD&G high school curling championships are taking place today and tomorrow, in Morrisburg.

Char-Lan DHS has two girls rinks and one boys team competing in the event, while Glengarry has a team in each division (boys, girls, mixed). Tagwi is only entered in the boys group, while Holy Trinity's lone team is a female foursome.

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High school basketball schedule juggled, again

sean Feb 12, 2019 - 4:45pm

Today's school closures due to the approaching winter storm forced the postponement of a slate of high school boys basketball games that were to wrap up regular-season play. Instead, the matches will now be played Thursday, Feb. 14. St. Lawrence is the host. Tagwi's senior squad is booked to play twice (at 10 a.m. versus l'Heritage and 1 p.m. against the Saints), while the junior Warriors will take on St. Lawrence at 11:30 a.m.

As a result of this change, 'A' playoffs, originally slated for Thursday, have been moved. 

The senior tournament will go Friday at St. Lawrence. Joining the Saints will be Glengarry, Tagwi, and l'Heritage, though seeding won't be finalized until the Thursday's games have been played. Semifinals are slated for 9:30 and 11 a.m., with the championship game at 1 p.m.

Junior 'A' playoffs are now scheduled for Feb. 19, at la Citadelle. Char-Lan and St. Lawrence are scheduled to battle in a semifinal, at 11 a.m., while the other, at 9:30 a.m., will feature the host Patriotes against either Seaway or Tagwi (depending on the result of the Warriors' game on Thursday). The title tilt is slated for a 1 p.m. start.

Tagwi to host junior A girls volleyball playoffs on Monday

sean Feb 8, 2019 - 4:03pm

Tagwi Secondary Schools junior Warriors girls volleyball team completed the SDGAA regular season atop the standings, earning the right the host the 'A' playoff tournament, which is scheduled for Monday, February 11.

The qualifiers and their seeds are as follows: 1st Tagwi, 2nd la Citadelle, 3rd North Dundas, 4th Heritage, 5th Glengarry, 6th Char-Lan

The day's schedule will begin with North Dundas playing Char-Lan at 10:30 a.m, followed by a match between Heritage and Glengarry, starting approximately 11:30 a.m. The host Warriors will first see action at 12:45 p.m., playing the lowest remaining seed in the first semifinal match. La Citadelle gets the other semi, at 1:45 p.m, versus the remaining quarter-finalist.

The championship match is booked for a 3 p.m. start.

All matches are best two of three sets.

The senior 'A' playoffs are scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 14, at Heritage. See the next edition of The Glengarry News for details.

'AA' playoffs will be contested on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at either CCVS or St. Joseph's. (Location to be confirmed)

High school basketball schedule juggled due to snow days, bus cancellations

sean Feb 6, 2019 - 12:02pm

With school bus cancellations on Monday and Tuesday, convenors of SD&G high school sports have had to re-jig some schedules, including boys basketball.

Today, Feb. 6, St. Joseph's (Cornwall) is scheduled to host a tri-meet that includes senior and junior teams from Holy Trinity and St. Lawrence.

There's also a tri-meet in Williamstown, featuring Char-Lan, CCVS, and la Citadelle senior and junior squads. This event had originally been scheduled for yesterday.

Tomorrow, Feb. 7, a tri-meet is booked for Winchester, where North Dundas, Glengarry, and Seaway senior and junior teams will see action. With poor weather forecast, convenors have a contingency. Should school buses be cancelled, this tournament will be moved to Feb. 11.

On Friday, Feb. 8, Char-Lan will host St. Lawrence in junior and senior matches, set to begin at 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., respectively.

'AA' playoffs are slated for Monday, Feb. 11. We will post details to our website once confirmed.

Tuesday, Feb. 12 will see a tri-meet take place at St. Lawrence, with the Saints taking on Tagwi and l'Heritage. This is a tournament that was originally booked for Feb. 4.

The 'A' playoffs will take place on Thursday, Feb. 14.

New photo galleries showcase high school boys basketball: Char-Lan vs Glengarry

sean Jan 22, 2019 - 12:05pm

Two of the latest additions to our online photo galleries shine a light on high school boys basketball. We have images from last week's junior and senior games between the Glengarry Gaels and Char-Lan Crusaders.

You can view all of the photos here. For the story, be sure to check out the Jan. 23 issue of The Glengarry News.

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Char-Lan's senior boys (blue) tangle with Glengarry. – Sean Bray photo