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.
Char-Lan DHS in Williamstown, on June 13, held its annual baseball game for graduates. Check out their gallery of photos here.
Timbits Royal Blue 0 vs. Timbits California Blue 3
Timbits Kiwi 4 vs. Timbits Silver 5
Timbits Navy Blue 2 vs. Timbits Maroon 4
Timbits Gold 0 vs. Timbits Orange 1
Timbits Purple 3 vs. Timbits Red 0
Munro Agromart 2 vs. Cornwall Aviation 3
TD Wealth 4 vs. Dairy Queen 0
Rozon Insurance 0 vs. Jack’s Pub 1
Munro Agromart 5 vs. Cornwall Aviation 0
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.