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High school boys volleyball playoffs set for next week

sean Nov 2, 2018 - 2:18pm

SDGAA high school boys volleyball playoffs will take place Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday next week, on three fronts.

Monday, Nov. 5 will see the 'AA' playoffs (senior and junior) take place a Holy Trinity.

  • 11 a.m.: senior semifinal St. Joseph's vs. CCVS
  • noon: junior final Holy Trinity vs. St. Joseph's
  • 1:30 p.m.: senior final Holy Trinity vs. semifinal winner

Tuesday's action, at la Citadelle, will feature junior 'A' playoffs action.

  • 10 a.m.: quarter-final Seaway vs. St. Lawrence
  • 11 a.m.: quarter-final Tagwi vs. North Dundas
  • noon: semifinal la Citadelle vs. lowest-seeded quarter-final winner
  • 1 p.m.: semifinal Glengarry vs. highest-seeded quarter-final winner
  • 2:30 p.m.: championship final

And on Wednesday, games will take place in Alexandria, as Glengarry GDHS hosts the senior 'A' playoffs.

  • 10 a.m.: quarter-final la Citadelle vs. Char-Lan
  • 11 a.m.: quarter-final Tagwi vs. North Dundas
  • noon: semifinal Glengarry vs. lowest-seeded quarter-final winner
  • 1 p.m.: semifinal l'Heritage vs. highest-seeded quarter-final winner
  • 2:30 p.m.: championship final

Senior boys 'A' final standings: 1st Glengarry 27 points, 2nd l'Heritage 21 points, 3rd la Citadelle 18 points, 4th Tagwi 14 points, 5th North Dundas 11 points, 6th Char-Lan 10 points, 7th St. Lawrence 5 points. Top six teams qualify for playoffs, with first-place squad hosting.

Junior boys 'A' final standings: 1st la Citadelle 20 points, 2nd Glengarry 19 points, 3rd Seaway 15 points, 4th Tagwi 12 points, 5th North Dundas 12 points, 6th St. Lawrence 6 points, 7th Char-Lan 4 points. Top six teams qualify for playoffs, with first-place squad hosting.

Senior 'AA' division: Holy Trinity finished first of three teams, with 15 points. St. Joseph's was second (13 points), and CCVS was third (1 point).

Junior 'A' division: St. Joseph's placed first at 12 points, with Holy Trinity second at 8 points.

Holy Trinity beats Tagwi in high school football, moves on to playoffs

sean Oct 30, 2018 - 8:10pm

Holy Trinity moves on, while Tagwi is done, as the regular season of high school football wrapped up last week. The Warriors finish bottom of the table at 0-5, while the Falcons end up second at 4-1. We have the full story in the Oct. 31 edition of The Glengarry News, including the playoff schedule.

A photo gallery can be viewed online here.

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Holy Trinity (green) takes on host Tagwi in the season capper. (Sean Bray photo)

Glengarry Gaels football team ends season with two wins

sean Oct 30, 2018 - 8:07pm

The Glengarry Gaels varsity football team, a combined effort of GDHS and VCI, wrapped up its season last week with a win over CCVS. It was the second-straight victory for the Gaels, who finish 2-3. Be sure to check out the Oct. 31 edition of The Glengarry News for the full high school football story.

A photo gallery from the team's last game can be viewed online here.

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Gaels players assume the position. (Sean Bray photo)

Photo gallery: Habs versus Glens alumni hockey game

sean Oct 30, 2018 - 8:04pm

Last weekened, the Montreal Canadiens alumni team took on the Alexandria Glens alumni in a fundraiser for our hospital's foundation. A packed Palace took in the action, and we have the story and photos in the Oct. 31 edition of The Glengarry News.

You can re-live the action through our online image gallery here.

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The Habs press their offensive attack against the Glens alumni. (Sean Bray photo)

Limited standing room, VIP tickets remain for Canadiens alumni game

sean Oct 26, 2018 - 11:49pm

With regular seating sold out, limited standing room tickets in the arena and in the hall at the glass (elevator accessible) will be available at the door for Saturday's special hockey game fundraiser in support of the Glengarry Memorial Hospital foundation. These tickets cost $45.

As of this posting, just 10 VIP tickets remain available. These include dinner and dessert before the game, and meet & greet with the Habs alumni after the game. Cost is $85. Dinner starts at 5 p.m.

Game time is set for 7 p.m.

As a little bonus, there will be a tykes mini-game between the first and second periods of the alumni game.

The hockey action features alumni of the Montreal Canadiens taking on a group of Alexandria Glens alumni. For roster details, see this earlier post.

Rosters announced for Oct. 27 Canadiens vs Glens alumni game in Alexandria

sean Oct 26, 2018 - 5:01pm

In support of the Glengarry Memorial Hospital Foundation, the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria will host a hockey game on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m., featuring alumni of the Montreal Canadiens versus an Alexandria Glens alumni team.

Here are the rosters of players scheduled to be involved.

Montreal Canadiens alumni team

#6 Oleg Petrov

#9 Doug Brown*

#19 Leo Seguin*

#21 Guy Carbonneau

#25 Mathieu Dandenault

#26 Pierre Dagenais

#27 Gilbert Delorme

#29 Jesse Belanger

#30 Chris Nilan

#47 Marc André Bergeron

#71 Patrice Brisebois

#84 Guillaume Latendresse

#33 Richard Sévigny (G)
Coach: Yvon Lambert

Assistant Coach: Frank Papineau

* note: These local individuals claimed two available spots to play on the Canadiens roster.

Alexandria Glens alumni team

#5 Chancey Lajoie

#7 Serge Picard

#9 Troy Stonier

#10 Serge Bellefeuille

#11 Nick Michaud

#12 Rob Mcdonald

#17 Darcy MacDonell

#18 Luc Lanthier

#19 Joel Trottier

#24 Mark Leblanc

#26 Ian Monfils

#28 Alistair MacDonald

#47 Frankie Morris

#73 Karl Hehn

#91 Drew McMillan

#30 Jacques Massie (G)

#33 Roch Gauthier (G)

#43 Julien Vanden Oetelaar (G)
Coach: Alain Giroux

Assistant Coach: John Hope

Referee: Jamie Lavigne    
Linesmen: Dan Pidgeon and Stephen McDonald

Hawks edge Colts in junior A hockey

sean Oct 26, 2018 - 4:55pm

The Cornwall Colts of the CCHL earned a point in a 3-2 overtime loss to Hawkesbury, at the Ed Lumley Arena Thursday night.

Tommy Tanner and Tristan Poissant scored for the Colts.

The Hawks outshot the Colts 36-20, with Mike Carr making 33 saves in a losing effort. Cornwall',s record falls to 6-10-3-0 for 15 points and ninth place in the CCHL standings.

The Hardest Working Colts Player of the game was Jacob Shankar. Three stars were first Mike Carr (COR), second Jeremy Cote (HAW), and third Michael Marleau (HAW).

The Colts play tonight, Oct. 26 Pembroke. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at the Pembroke Memorial Centre. Next home game in Cornwall is set for Thursday, November 1, to host the Nepean Raiders, at 7:30 p.m.

files from David Murphy

High school football wraps up today with Gaels, Falcons winners

sean Oct 25, 2018 - 4:09pm

Regular-season action in the SDGAA high school varsity football league concluded today, when the Glengarry Gaels dispatched the CCVS Raiders, and the Holy Trinity Falcons prevailed over the Tagwi Warriors.

Final standings: St. Joseph's 5-0, Holy Trinity 4-1, la Citadelle 3-2, Glengarry 2-3, CCVS 1-4, Tagwi 0-5.

Playoff semifinals next week will feature the Panthers and Raiders on Thursday, with the Falcons and Patriotes playing on Friday.

Despite finishing in fourth place, the Gaels are barred from post-season play due to a league decision imposed because Glengarry's team is a combined effort of GDHS and VCI.

We will have all the details in The Glengarry News next week.

Prowlers start strong, end up falling in home opener

sean Oct 23, 2018 - 2:06pm

The Cornwall Prowlers senior 'A' hockey team got off to a bang-up start in their Oct. 20 home opener, taking a 4-0 lead on the Pontiac Comets. However, the visitors weren't about the roll over, battling back to hand Cornwall a 7-5 loss and even its record at 1-1.

Scoring for the Prowlers were Jonathan Labelle (2), Sebastien Thinel (2), and Dominic Leveille. County boys Pierre Luc Sabourin and Jesse Fontaine each picked up an assist.

Goaltender Josh Loney faced 56 shots, while Cornwall fired 57 at the Pontiac net.

Upcoming home games at Cornwall's multi-sport complex are set for Nov. 2 at 8:30 p.m. versus the Vaudreil Titans and Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. against Mont Laurier.

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.