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Alexandria, Williamstown to host CCHL2 hockey games Saturday night

sean Nov 11, 2017 - 1:57pm

There's a double-bill of junior 'B' hockey action set for the county tonight, Nov. 11.

In Williamstown, the Char-Lan Rebels are booked to host the Embrun Panthers, starting at 8 p.m.

The Alexandria game, at the Glengarry Sports Palace, is a rescheduled contest from the opening weekend of the season. The game will start with a score of 3-0 on the board for the Glens, as the boys host the Brockville Tikis, at 8 p.m.

For more junior hockey news, check out The Glengarry News.

Nadeau to backstop junior B Glens in back-to-back hockey games this weekend

sean Oct 20, 2017 - 2:52pm

With Nicolas Rousseau sidelined by injury, the Alexandria Glens CCHL2 hockey team is expected to go with Brennan Nadeau between the pipes in back-to-back games this weekend, at the Glengarry Sports Palace. Tonight, Oct. 20, the Ottawa Canadians will provide the opposition, while on Saturday evening it will be the Westport Rideaus. 

Tonight's match drops the puck on a five-game homestand. All are 8 pm starts.

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Brennan Nadeau in net for the Glens. (Sean Bray photo)

Photo gallery: junior 'B' hockey, Glens vs Vikings

sean Sep 25, 2017 - 4:35pm

Be sure to check out The Glengarry News to get all your CCHL2 hockey news. 

Our sports editor attend last Friday night's game in Alexandria, where the Glens hosted the Casselman Vikings, and a photo gallery of the action can be viewed here.

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The Alexandria Glens take on the Casselman Vikings, at the Glengarry Sports Palace. (Sean Bray photo)

Puck drops on round one of Battle of Glengarry tonight in Alexandria

sean Sep 15, 2017 - 2:39pm

The first regular-season meeting of the Char-Lan Rebels and Alexandria Glens is scheduled for tonight, Sept. 15, at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria, as the CCHL2 hockey rivals collide. Game time is set for 8 pm.

The Rebels (1-2) are coming off a road loss Tuesday in Ottawa, where Char-Lan was felled 7-3. The Glens (0-1) have played just one complete game thus far, a 3-1 loss to the Whitewater Kings at the league's showcase tournament.

For the full story on your county's junior B hockey teams, please see this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

As we previously reported, the Glens are continuing to introduce fans to members of the team through profiles on Facebook. Here's a recent one for rookie goaltender Brennan Nadeau.

Puck drops on junior B hockey season this weekend in Ottawa

sean Sep 7, 2017 - 6:23pm

Fans of the Alexandria Glens and Char-Lan Rebels won't have a chance to see their teams on home ice this weekend, as the clubs participate in the CCHL2 season-opening showcase in Ottawa.

First home game for the Glens is set for Friday, Sept. 15, with the Rebels skating on home ice the next night.

At this weekend's showcase, the Rebels are slated to play Saturday at 5:30 pm and Sunday at 8:15 pm. Alexandria's games in Ottawa are booked for Saturday at 8:30 pm and Sunday at 5:15 pm. The league is using the Sensplex at 813 Shefford Road for all over the weekend, as each of the CCHL2 teams is scheduled to play twice.

Battle of the Glens returns to the Sports Palace

sean Sep 1, 2017 - 11:34pm

The Alexandria Glens needed a gritty comeback to salvage a win on home ice at the Glengarry Sports Palace tonight, beating their southern rival, the Char-Lan Rebels, in CCHL2 exhibition action.

The Glengarry News will have coverage and a season preview in our next edition.

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David Chaloux, of the Glens, sets to take out Char-Lan's Cole Besner along the boards, as a linesman tries to avoid a hit. (Sean Bray photo)

Hockey action returns to the Glengarry Sports Palace tonight

sean Sep 1, 2017 - 5:01pm

As we reported in this week's edition of The Glengarry News, the junior 'B' training camp season is winding down, with an exhibition game between the Alexandria Glens and Char-Lan Rebels booked for tonight, at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria. Start time is 8 pm.

Both teams enter the game with a 0-1 record, with Char-Lan's loss coming last night, 5-3, in Casselman.

Tonight's exhibition hockey game in Cornwall has been cancelled

sean Aug 28, 2017 - 4:36pm

The Alexandria Glens and Char-Lan Rebels were scheduled to skate in exhibition action tonight in Cornwall, but the game has been cancelled, as the Rebels are unable to ice enough players.

The next chance for fans to check out the teams will come Friday night in Alexandria.

For all the details, please see the Aug. 30 edition of The Glengarry News.

CCHL2 season to open with Sept. 9-10 showcase in Ottawa

sean Aug 2, 2017 - 4:04pm

For the third straight season, the CCHL2 will open its season with a 16-team showcase, in Ottawa, on Saturday, September 9 and Sunday, September 10 at the Richcraft Sensplex.

As part of the action, the Alexandria Glens and Char-Lan Rebels will each play a game on each of the days of the showcase. Be sure to check out The Glengarry News for a preview of the season from the perspective of our local clubs.

Aside from opening weekend, the CCHL2 (Eastern Ontario's junior 'B' hockey league) has many other exciting matchups of note throughout the regular season.  

On Tuesday, September 12, the new Carleton Place Jr. Canadians will host the Athens Aeros in their inaugural home opener. Two days later, it's a rematch of the Barkley Cup final series, as the four-time defending champion Casselman Vikings host the Richmond Royals.

On Friday, September 15, the new Embrun Panthers host the Ottawa Canadians in their home opener. The next night, the new Whitewater Kings bring hockey to Cobden, as they open against their closest rival, the Renfrew Timberwolves.  

The CCHL2 regular season will conclude on Sunday, February 25.