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Watch the Spink twins and ECHL Toledo Walleye in playoff action for free tonight

sean Apr 18, 2017 - 12:09pm

A special promotion is offering free online viewing of the ECHL playoff series between the Toledo Walleye and the Kalamazoo Wings, with game three of the best-of-seven series set for tonight.

The Walley, which feature Glengarry county twins Tyson Spink and Tylor Spink, won game one 4-3 and took the second contest 4-1. The latter match ended with some nastiness that has resulted in a Kalamazoo player suspended indefinitely.

Tyson, who wears #12, has three points in two playoff games thus far, while Tylor, #24, has two points.

The ECHL competes for the Kelly Cup, and the playoff series currently underway is division semifinals.

Here's the remaining schedule:

  • Tuesday, April 18 @ Kalamazoo at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 19 @ Kalamazoo at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, April 21 vs. Kalamazoo at 7:35 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 23 @ Kalamazoo at 3 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 25 vs. Kalamazoo at 7:35 p.m.

CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS: Best-of-Seven Series (April 28 to May 10)

CONFERENCE FINALS: Best-of-Seven Series (May 12 to May 24)

KELLY CUP FINALS: Best-of-Seven Series (May 26 to June 7)

How to get free viewing

To watch online visit ECHL.TV, create an account (or log in if you already have one), choose the $39.99 Toledo vs. Kalamazoo package, and on the payment screen enter promo code GOWALLEYE17.

Busy week of minor hockey in Williamstown

sean Mar 21, 2017 - 11:13am

Tim McCuaig shares this summary of minor hockey playoff games slated for the Char-Lan Rec. Centre this week:

MARCH 22 ATOM B VS ALEXANDRIA CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT 7PM
MARCH 23 NOVICE AA SEAWAY RAPIDS VS KANATA TIED 3 POINTS EACH BEST TO 7 POINTS FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP AT 7PM
MARCH 23 BANTAM B1 VS ALEXANDRIA CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT 8PM
MARCH 24 NOVICE C1 VS CORNWALL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT 6PM
MARCH 24 ATOM C VS CORNWALL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT 7PM
MARCH 24 MIDGET HOUSE VS NGS CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT 8PM
MARCH 25 NOVICE B VS ALEXANDRIA CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT 10AM
MARCH 25 ATOM REP VS SMITH FALLS CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT 11AM
MARCH 25 ATOM B VS ALEXANDRIA CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT 12PM

Wildcard playoffs face off in CCHL2

sean Feb 28, 2017 - 12:29pm

While the Glens and Rebels have packed up their hockey gear for the season, CCHL2 playoff action gets underway for 10 teams.

In the wildcard round, which goes this week, the Winchester Hawks are facing the Clarence Beavers, and the Athens Aeros are playing the Westport Rideaus.

Two quarter-final matchups are already set: Arnprior Packers vs Richmond Royals, and Casselman Vikings vs Metcalfe Jets. Waiting in the wings are the Ottawa West Golden Knights and the Perth Blue Wings, who will play the wildcard victors.

Junior Gaels snag boys basketball championship

sean Feb 16, 2017 - 5:44pm

Today on their home court, the GDHS junior boys basketball team scored the SD&G playoff championship, beating St. Lawrence in the final. We will have all the details in the next edition of The Glengarry News.

In the meantime, check out our photo gallery here

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Lochlan MacDonald controls the ball, looking to set up a scoring play. (Sean Bray photo)
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Holy Trinity hosting 'AA' girls soccer playoffs today

sean Oct 31, 2016 - 12:54pm

Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School is hosting the SD&G girls 'AA' soccer playoffs today, Oct. 31, for  both the senior and junior divisions.

Here's the day's schedule:

10 a.m.: senior semifinal St. Joseph's vs Seaway
11:30 a.m.: junior championship match St. Joseph's vs Holy Trinity
1 p.m.: senior championship final Holy Trinity vs winner of semi

Le Relais soccer playoffs kick off

sean Oct 17, 2016 - 1:44pm

Playoffs for Le Relais' boys soccer teams are taking place today, Oct. 17, at St. Francis Xavier, in Hammond.

Senior girls playoffs will be held tomorrow, Oct. 18, in Alexandria, at Le Relais, as Les Rapides are the top seed.

Le Relais competes in the Prescott-Russell league, which holds all its soccer action in the fall. Winners of each division will advance to EOSSAA, next spring.

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Photo courtesy Hubert Gauthier

Colts, Hawks collide tonight in game 5 of CCHL playoffs

sean Mar 19, 2015 - 3:21pm

Alexandria's Brandon Barillaro returned to the Hawkesbury Hawks lineup on Tuesday night, as his team skated to a 4-3 victory that evened the series at two games apiece. Barillaro has a cast on his hand and had sat out the first three matches of the opening-round playoff series with the Cornwall Colts. On Tuesday night, he picked up an assist in the Hawks win.

He expects to be in the lineup again tonight, albeit in limited action primarily on special teams, when the Hawks skate in game five at the Cornwall Civic Complex.

NGS major midgets score east division playoff title

sean Mar 13, 2015 - 3:57pm

The NGS major midget rep 'B' hockey team skated to a 3-1 victory in Maxville last night, beating the South Stormont Selects for the UCMHL east division playoff title. The boys advance to the league championship finals, which are scheduled for after the March break. See the March 18 edition of The Glengarry News for all the details.

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County's junior B hockey teams in action tonight

sean Feb 28, 2015 - 10:05am

Both the Char-Lan Rebels and Alexandria Glens will be on the ice tonight, facing must-win playoff situations as they hope to carry momentum over from victories I their respective games five.

Tonight, the Rebs will be in Williamstown hosting the Casselman Vikings, while the Glens will be on the road in Winchester.