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Soccer playoffs continue tonight in the GSL

sean Aug 17, 2017 - 7:56pm

The Glengarry Soccer League's senior women's final series continues tonight with game two on the pitch at Lochiel. Game time is set for 8:30 pm, with Glen Nevis and Dunvegan squaring off. Glen Nevis won the series opener on Tuesday and can capture the GSL crown with a victory tonight.

League awards for this division will be presented following the match.

In other action tonight, there's a U16 girls semifinal playoff game in Alexandria, on the south pitch at Island Park. It's an 8:45 pm start.

At 6:15 pm, there's the U14 boys championship final game in Maxville, while the U14 girls final is set for the field at VCI.

Special Thursday night O Canada 150 race at Cornwall Motor Speedway

sean Aug 15, 2017 - 1:23pm

The Cornwall Motor Speedway is hosting a special Thursday night event billed as O Canada 150.

A $132,300 purse is up for grabs in the Modified class, which will have a 150-lap feature race in the Super DIRTcar series. A field of 30 cars is expected to include local drivers and others.

The Sportsman class will have a 50-lap feature, with a purse of $5,500, and there will be two 15-lap races for the Mini-Stocks.

Pit gates will open at 3pm, with general admission at 4:30pm. Racing is scheduled to begin with time trials at 6:30pm.

Cornwall Motor Speedway results from Aug. 13

sean Aug 15, 2017 - 12:44pm

Here are the feature race results from the Cornwall Motor Speedway for Sunday, Aug. 13.

Modified (30 laps): LUKE WHITTEKER, CAREY TERRANCE, J.F. CORRIVEAU, STEPHANE LAFRANCE, JOEY LADOUCEUR, DAVID HEBERT, CHRIS RAABE, MARIO CLAIR, MATHIEU BOISVERT, COREY WHEELER, TIM O'BRIEN, DANNY JOHNSON, LOUIS JACKSON JR, KEVIN HAMEL, PAUL ST.SAUVEUR, DANY GAGNE, GAGE MORIN, KAYLE ROBIDOUX, MARC THERRIEN, MICHEAL LABRECHE, BRIAN MCDONALD.

Sportsman (25 laps): KURTIS CAYER, BRIANNA LADOUCEUR, DAVID ROGERS, TRISTAN DRAPER, SCOTT MCGILL, RYAN STABLER, DELBERT LEGROW JR, ZACH ARQUIETT, PATRICK PICOTIN, ROBERT DELORMIER, THOMAS COOK, DEREK CRYDERMAN, GABRIEL CYR, JUNIOR DELORMIER, JESSE HUDSON, JUSTIN LALANCETTE, ADAM ROZON, STEVE MORRIS, EMMANUEL ST. DENIS, RICKY THOMPSON, ALEX THOMSON JR, BILLY COOK, CHRIS FERGUSON, KELVIN LALONDE, BRAD WINTERS.

Pro-Stock (25 laps): CD BEAUCHAMP, DAVE SEGUIN, STEPHANE LEBRUN, MARC LALONDE, JEFFREY LAPALME, GEORGE RENAUD, BOB RAY, ROBERT LAROCQUE, ROCH AUBIN, KEVIN FETTERLY JR, JUSTIN DESROSIERS, KODY KELLY.

Mini-Stock (15 laps): MARC DAGENAIS, ALEXIS CHARBONNEAU, RICHARD THORNTON, FRANCIS DESJARDINS, DUSTIN BODE, KARL POTVIN, JUSTIN JODOIN, DYLAN KIRKLAND, MIKE GAUCHER, SKYLR LADOUCEUR, DAVID ARBUTHNOTT, BRENT MERKLEY.

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Celtics claim top spot to end GSL tier 2 men's regular season

sean Aug 15, 2017 - 11:53am

The Celtics finished the Glengarry Soccer League's tier 2 men's regular season atop the table, with 22 points, four better than McCrimmon. Greenfield ended up third (13), followed by Glen Nevis (12).

The schedule wrapped up on Monday, when Glen Nevis and Greenfield played to a 1-1 draw, while the Celtics pasted McCrimmon 5-1. 

A week previous, the Celtics blanked Glen Nevis 5-0, and Greenfield shut out McCrimmon 4-0.

Playoffs, best-of-three semifinal series, are booked to kick off on Monday, Aug. 21. On the Char-Lan field in Williamstown, the Celtics will take on Glen Nevis, while on the Lochiel pitch it will be McCrimmon versus Greenfield.

A week later, the second batch of each series will be played in North Lancaster and Alexandria, respectively. Should a third match be needed, it will go on Aug. 31, in Williamstown and Lochiel.

Senior women's soccer final kicks off tonight in Dunvegan

sean Aug 15, 2017 - 11:45am

The best-of-three Glengarry Soccer League senior women's championship series kicks off tonight, at 8:30pm, in Dunvegan, where the host squad will entertain the ladies of Glen Nevis.

For more on this series and playoff action to date, be sure to check out this week's issue of The Glengarry News.

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GSL men's soccer photos now online, playoffs continue Friday

sean Aug 14, 2017 - 3:50pm

Be sure to check out The Glengarry News this week for an update on the Glengarry Soccer League's senior men's playoffs, which continue on Friday. A photo gallery from the Aug. 9 match between Greenfield and Glen Sandfield is available here.

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Glen Sandfield and Greenfield battle in GSL semifinal action. (Sean Bray photo)
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Beyond 21 provides water station at Great Raisin River Foot Race

sean Aug 14, 2017 - 12:35pm

Sunday saw the Great Raisin River Foot Race take place in Williamstown, and The Glengarry News will have full coverage, including photos, in this week's newspaper.

The success of the event is due, in part, to the support of numerous volunteers, including help from Beyond 21, which provided one of the water stations.

Several GSL minor soccer final match-ups set

sean Aug 11, 2017 - 5:48pm

As playoffs in the minor divisions of the Glengarry Soccer League continue, several groups have their final match-ups confirmed.

The U19 girls championship match will be played Monday on the VCI field in Vankleek Hill, with the host squad taking on Maxville, starting at 6:15pm.

On the Lochiel pitch, the same night will see the U18 boys final, with Glen Sandfield and Char-Lan colliding, beginning at 8:30pm.

U14 match-ups have also been finalized. The boys final will be played Aug. 17 in Maxville, with the Maxville Highlanders taking on Dunvegan. Start time is 6:15pm. At the same time, in Vankleek Hill, the Grey Shirts will tangle with the Alexandria Red Devils, battling for the GSL 2017 championship.

There's much more Glengarry Soccer League news in The Glengarry News this and every week through the season.

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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.