The Glengarry News



Minor soccer results from GSL for week of June 19

sean Jun 28, 2017 - 4:28pm

U12 girls
North Lancaster 3 vs. Char-Lan 2
Maxville 1 vs. Alexandria 0
North Lancaster 2 vs. Laggan 2 

U12 boys
North Lancaster 5 vs. Alexandria Hooligans 1
Maxville 5 vs. Alexandria Vipers 0
North Lancaster 8 vs. Laggan 2 

U14 girls
Vankleek Hill 5 vs. North Glengarry 0

U14 boys
Char-Lan 4 vs. Vankleek Hill 3
Dunvegan 7 vs. Char-Lan 2
Maxville Celtics 8 vs. Vankleek Hill 1

U16 girls
North Glengarry 5 vs. Maxville 0

U18 boys
Laggan 2 vs. Char-Lan 1
Glen Sandfield 3 vs. Alexandria 0

U19 girls
Glen Sandfield 3 vs. Vankleek Hill 0 
Char-Lan 5 vs. Maxville 3 

results provided to The News by the Glengarry Soccer League

GSL senior men's, senior women's, tier 2 men's results from last week

sean Jun 28, 2017 - 4:22pm

Results from senior and tier 2 play last week in the Glengarry Soccer League weren't received in time for publication in the print edition of the newspaper this week. Our apologies to readers. But here they are.

Senior women

  • Laggan 14 vs. Greenfield 0
  • Glen Nevis 6 vs. Glen Sandfield 1
  • Char-Lan FC 10 vs. Vankleek Hill 0

Senior men

  • Greenfield 4 vs. McCrimmon 2
  • Glen Sandfield 4 vs. Drillers 0 

Tier 2 men

  • McCrimmon 1 vs. Glen Nevis 1
  • Celtics 2 vs. Glen Nevis 2

Double-header of minor football finals in Alexandria today sees Gaels split

sean Jun 25, 2017 - 7:08pm

Alexandria hosted a pair of minor football finals today, with the Glengarry tykes and bantams entertaining respective squads from Cornwall. We will have the full story and photos in the next edition of The Glengarry News.

football players
Glengarry's tyke football team had something to celebrate this morning. (Sean Bray photo)

Racing at the Speedway rained out for Sunday night

sean Jun 25, 2017 - 3:41pm

Rain forces cancellation of Sunday night racing at the Cornwall Motor Speedway. It has been a really tough year so far, as promoter Raymond Lavergne once again was forced to cancel tonight’s program due to weather.

Heavy rain that started early in the afternoon, combined with thunderstorms, left no option for the track, with no racing possible for the second straight Sunday. Decisions will be made over the next few days concerning the rescheduling of the Cindy Ladouceur/Danny Lefebvre Memorial Series.

Race officials are hoping the weather will be good through July, with a have solid month of racing including five big events booked. Among these are the with Canadian Nationals Modified and the Ultimate Pro-Stock Series booked for next Sunday.

with files from Martin Bélanger

Football at Maxville Fair set for Friday night

sean Jun 23, 2017 - 1:54pm

The annual Friday night football action at the Maxville Fair goes tonight, with the first game, featuring the Glengarry Gaels mosquito squad, kicking off at 6pm.

The second contest, involving the peewee Gaels, is booked for a 7:30pm start.

Attendees are reminded that this is a fundraiser for the food bank, part of Purolator's Tackle Hunger Program. As such, you are asked to bring a donation of non-perishable food items or make a cash contribution. Entry to the games includes access to all other areas of the fair as well.

The action goes on even if it's raining, so please dress accordingly. The grandstands will be open for spectators.