Last Friday at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria, members of the OPP, bolstered by teachers Ryan Winter, Glen Campbell, and Kelsey Thomson, took on student hockey players from Glengarry District High School, in an afternoon tilt enjoyed by throngs of students filling the stands.
Guest referees Jacob Peerenboom and John Robinson officiated proceedings, that saw the Badgers prevail in overtime, 7-6. Jason Cholette scored the game-winner for the OPP. Gaels finding the net in the contest were Liam MacDonald (2), Ethan Attridge (2), Kevin Doyle, and Lachlan MacDonald.
The second match of the Glengarry Soccer League's senior women's indoor final series is scheduled for tonight, March 27, at the Alexandria dome, starting at 7:30 p.m.
Dunvegan won the opener over Alexandria and could clinch the title tonight, though Alexandria will be looking to say something about that and extend the series to game three, which would be played Thursday.
The Alexandria Bantam 'B' Glens are vying for the UCMHL championship, with the series opening tonight on home ice at the Palace. The five-point series will then hit the road tomorrow, before returning to Alexandria for Sunday action, at 5:30 p.m.
We will have the full story in the next edition of The Glengarry News.