Competing in the midget girls 400 m race, Glengarry DHS' Kady Jeaurond placed sixth in the province, finishing with a time of 59.46 seconds. The race winner crossed the line at 56.68 seconds.
A number of other county athletes competed today at OFSAA track and field in Belleville too. We will have the full story in next week's edition of The Glengarry News.
Three athletes from the county were in action at OFSAA track and field in Belleville, yesterday.
Char-Lan DHS' Jake Vanderburg competed in the midget boys pole vault, placing 9th.
Another Char-Lan athlete, Julie Richard, who qualified for two events, finished 13th in the junior girls triple jump yesterday. She will also compete in junior girls long jump.
And GDHS' Kady Jeaurond completed her heat run in the midget girls 400 m run, placing second to advance to the final. She will also be running in the 200 m event.
The track and field meet continues today and tomorrow.
The May 31 edition of The Glengarry News includes a story about local high school athletes who have qualified for OFSAA track and field, which will be held later this week in Belleville.
Among them are East Regionals gold medallist and senior boys pole vault record-setter Brennan Seguin, from Char-Lan. Other Crusaders, as well as athletes from GDHS, Tagwi, and Le Relais earned qualification results too and will advance to the provincial meet.
After The Glengarry News went to press this afternoon, the EOSSAA 'A' senior girls soccer final pitted two Alexandria-based schools against each other, with Le Relais shutting out Glengarry DHS to claim the championship and earn a trip to OFSAA.
We will have the details in next week's edition of The News, along with photos. In the meantime, here's an image of the girls from le Relais celebrating with their medals.
Last Wednesday it was the SD&G boys 'A' soccer playoffs in Alexandria, and this Wednesday it will be EOSSAA. Be sure to check out The Glengarry News for all the details, including the schedule of games.
A photo gallery of senior and junior images from last week is now available online here.
GDHS and UCDSB will be live broadcasting from the Gaels' soccer field on Wednesday, May 24, showcasing games played there as part of the boys 'A' EOSSAA tournament. Matches will also take place through the day on the field at the Glengarry Sports Palace, but a live web feed won't be available.
The action can be viewed here.
For details and the schedule, please see this week's edition of The Glengarry News.
EOSSAA girls 'A' soccer is taking place today in Alexandria. In senior action earlier this morning, Le Relais spanked Char-Lan 5-1, after leading 4-0 at the half), while Glengarry DHS blanked Carleton Place 5-0, after holding a 2-0 edge at the half.
For the day's schedule, please see our earlier post here.
The senior boys soccer team from Char-Lan DHS is the 2017 SDGAA playoff champion, having yesterday beaten rival GDHS.
The Glengarry News was there covering the May 17 action and will have all the details in our next edition. A photo gallery will be posted on our website in the coming days.
Regardless of the result, both the Gaels and Crusaders will advance to EOSSAA, which is set for May 24, also in Alexandria.
Char-Lan head coach Sean O'Farrell wasn't taking chances in transporting the trophy from Alexandria to Williamstown after the game, as shown in this photo.