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Latest photo gallery additions: Char-Lan Skating Club, News Cup, midget girls hockey

sean Apr 4, 2017 - 6:03pm

New photo galleries have been posted to our website, including images of action from games 6 and 7 of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup.

Other new galleries are the Char-Lan Skating Club showcase, midget girls championship hockey, women's volleyball at the dome, and the Jimmy Hill memorial hockey game. 

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The Char-Lan Skating Club held its 2017 showcase on March 27. Here is one of the performances. (Sean Bray photo)

Maxville scores News Cup in thrilling game seven versus South Glengarry

sean Apr 1, 2017 - 12:22am

It was an accomplishment 65 years in the making, as the Maxville team tonight took the championship of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup in a game-seven thriller over the South Glengarry squad.

Maxville last won the coveted country trophy in 1952, while the southerners were the defending champs.

Be sure to check out the next edition of The Glengarry News for the full story and our dedicated News Cup webpage here.

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News Cup will be awarded tonight in Maxville, in game 7

sean Mar 31, 2017 - 11:52am

Six games settled nothing, so the 2017 Glengarry News Hockey Cup will come down to a one-game, winner-take-all finale tonight, in Maxville, starting at 8pm.

The Maxville team drew even in the series on Tuesday night, beating South Glengarry 5-1, setting the stage for tonight's affair.

The Cup will be presented to the winning team at the conclusion of the match. Individual player awards will also be handed out then.

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South Glengarry and Maxville will play tonight in the finale of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup. (Sean Bray photo)

Series tied

publisher Mar 28, 2017 - 11:48pm

Maxville downed South Glengarry 5-1 Tuesday in Williamstown to even The Glengarry News Cup finals, forcing a winner-take-all match-up Friday, in Maxville.

South Glengarry entered Tuesday's contest, game six of the best-of-seven series, with a chance to clinch the trophy, coming off a win Sunday afternoon in Maxville.

Be sure to check this week's edition of The Glengarry News for all your News Cup details. We also have more on our dedicated webpage here. Note, our story published in the March 29 print edition of The News states that game seven will be played in Williamstown on Friday. That has in fact since been changed to Maxville. Start time is now set for 8pm.

Busy sports night on tap for March 28

sean Mar 28, 2017 - 1:08pm

There are two big sports events scheduled in the county tonight, with game six of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup set to hit the ice at the Char-Lan Rec. Centre in Williamstown, at 8pm.

South Glengarry will be looking to finish off the Maxville team, and with a win, will capture the trophy. Should Maxville prevail, the series will go to a seventh game.

For more details, please see this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Also tonight, the second match in the Glengarry Soccer League's senior men's finals will go at the dome in Alexandria, where Tartan will take on McCrimmon, at 8:30pm. Tartan, with a win, will take the title.

And if that weren't enough, Green Valley's Remi Elie will be skating in Montreal tonight, where the Habs are hosting Elie's Dallas Stars.

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News Cup moves to Maxville today for 4:30pm tilt

sean Mar 26, 2017 - 1:33pm

Last night in Williamstown, South Glengarry romped to a 10-1 victory over the Maxville team, drawing even in the finals of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup.

It was a spirited affair, featuring a pair of bouts, in addition to plenty of offence from the home side.

Today, at 4:30pm, the series continues in Maxville, with the teams now knotted at two games apiece in the best-of-seven series.

Youn can follow the series on our webpage here and each week in The Glengarry News.

Maxville takes the lead in News Cup final series

sean Mar 23, 2017 - 1:02pm

With back-to-back victories on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, the Maxville team has built a two-games-to-one advantage Over South Glengarry, in the best-of-seven finals of The Glengarry News Hockey Cup.

The fourth match is set for Saturday evening in Williamstown, starting at 7:30pm.

For more, be sure to check out the dedicated News Cup webpage here.