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High school baseball next week in Cornwall

sean May 17, 2019 - 5:05pm

A quick high school baseball season will take place next week, over two days at Legion Park in Cornwall.

On May 21, participating schools will each get two games to determine rankings for playoffs. The schedule has Holy Trinity playing St. Joseph's at 9 a.m., followed by Seaway and Char-Lan at 11 a.m., Seaway and St. Joseph's at 1 p.m., and Char-Lan versus Holy Trinity at 3 p.m.

Two days later, on May 23, the 9 a.m. contest will be the 1 versus 4 semifinal, with the other semi booked for an 11 a.m. start. The consolation final will hit the diamond at 1 p.m., with the championship game set for 3 p.m.

Cornwall Wildcats OFC football team set to kick off 2019 season on the road

sean May 14, 2019 - 12:19pm

The OFC Wildcats are scheduled to kick off their 2019 season in Toronto, playing the Thunder on May 18.

This summer marks a decade for the program, which offers provincial-level football for U20 athletes.

As the organization notes, "Wildcats players have gone on to play junior and university football, and to be drafted into the CFL. [As well,] our local coaches have gone on to be provincial and university level coaches.

The squad has a bye in week two and will play on the road versus the Oshawa Hawkeyes on June 1.

Cornwall's home opener, at Joe. St. Denis Field, is slated for Saturday, June 8, starting at 4 p.m.

Kirby Camplin returns to his role as head coach and will also serve as offensive co-ordinator. On offence, he will be assisted by Mitch Zappitelli, Jarret St. John, Costa Zarifi, and Dylan Hambleton.

The defensive co-ordinator is Alex Labonte, whose staff includes Jesse St. John, Kyle Labelle, Stephane Bigras, and Todd Sabourin.

Alex Zarifi is also part of the coaching crew, serving as film guy and general gofer.

Amongst the Glengarry boys on the roster are Max Sabourin, Steffon Lee, Derek Howes, Eric Cumberbatch, Patrick Cumberbatch, Alex Este, Rylan Duhart, and Odin Marfurt-Breakenridge. The squad also has Tagwi representation with Schuyler Schellenberg, Connor MacMillan, Tyler Murray, and Grayson Rutters.

Video: high school senior boys indoor soccer action

sean Apr 26, 2019 - 5:41pm

The senior boys soccer team from Glengarry DHS tangled with Louis Riel today in the finale at an indoor soccer tournament, held in Cornwall. We will have coverage and photos in next week's edition of The Glengarry News.

High school senior boys soccer tournament set for Friday in Cornwall

sean Apr 25, 2019 - 2:38pm

Cornwall's multi-sport complex will host a pre-season high school senior boys soccer tournament on Friday. Amongst the teams involved are the squads from Glengarry DHS and Char-Lan DHS. Others are St. Joseph's are la Citadelle. 

9 a.m.: SJCSS vs. ESLC
10 a.m.: GDHS vs. CLDHS
11 a.m.: SJCSS vs. GDHS
noon: CLDHS vs. ESLC
1 p.m.: SJCSS vs. CLDHS
2 p.m.: GDHS vs. ESLC
3 p.m.: final 1st vs. 2nd

The SDGAA league season is scheduled to kick off next Wednesday.

Medals up for grabs this afternoon at broomball nationals in Cornwall

sean Apr 13, 2019 - 12:53pm

The Canadian broomball championships conclude this afternoon in Cornwall, with a trio of gold-medal games.

First up, at 2 p.m., Broom-Shak Becancour (the 2018 winner) will take on the Hillbillies in the mixed division championship match.

At 3:10 p.m., the elite ladies class takes over the ice, as the defending champion Eastern Rebels tangle with the Vipers.

That will be followed at 4:20 p.m. by the elite men's final, where Ottawa Nationals (winners last year) battle the Patriotes.

All the action takes place on rink one, at Cornwall's multi-sport complex.

Broomball nationals taking place this week in Cornwall

sean Apr 11, 2019 - 1:39pm

The senior and mixed Canadian broomball championships are taking place this week at Cornwall's multi-sport complex, with three divisions – elite ladies, elite men's, and mixed – on the ice.

Round-robin action continues through Friday morning, followed by playoffs that continue into Saturday.

There are local connections to a number of teams, including the national defending champion Eastern Rebels (elite ladies division), who are currently 3-0 at the tournament, heading into game four set for a 4:10 p.m. start.

For the full schedule, check out this web page.

Sunday evening senior A hockey featuring the Cornwall Prowlers

sean Apr 7, 2019 - 1:25pm

A special exhibition senior 'A' hockey game will be played this evening in Cornwall, as the Cornwall Prowlers host the Montreal-based Cedars.

Who are the Cedars, you ask? It's a newly formed group of hockey players playing under the banner of the Lebanese Ice Hockey Federation.

Game time at Cornwall's multi-sport complex is set for 7:20 p.m., and at least two Glengarrians (Jesse Fontaine and Pierre Luc Sabourin) are expected to be included on the Cornwall roster.

Prowlers head into game three with playoff series tied 1-1

sean Mar 6, 2019 - 12:29pm

The Cornwall senior 'A' Prowlers split their first two semifinal series games with the Mont Laurier Montagnards, dropping the opener on the road 6-4, before rebounding 6-5 on home ice.

The third match is set for March 9 in Mont Laurier, with game four on Sunday, March 10, at 4 p.m., at Cornwall's multi-sport complex. The series is a best-of-five.

Of the county players on the roster, Maxville's Adam Wensink scored twice in the first two games and added an assist, while Martintown's Jesse Fontaine notched one marker. The team also includes Pierre-Luc Sabourin, a defenceman from Alexandria.

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.