The Glengarry News attended last night's Glengarry Soccer League senior women's playoff match in Lochiel and will have a story in next week's newspaper. Here's a photo gallery from the action.
The Glengarry Soccer League's senior women's final series continues tonight with game two on the pitch at Lochiel. Game time is set for 8:30 pm, with Glen Nevis and Dunvegan squaring off. Glen Nevis won the series opener on Tuesday and can capture the GSL crown with a victory tonight.
League awards for this division will be presented following the match.
In other action tonight, there's a U16 girls semifinal playoff game in Alexandria, on the south pitch at Island Park. It's an 8:45 pm start.
At 6:15 pm, there's the U14 boys championship final game in Maxville, while the U14 girls final is set for the field at VCI.
The Celtics finished the Glengarry Soccer League's tier 2 men's regular season atop the table, with 22 points, four better than McCrimmon. Greenfield ended up third (13), followed by Glen Nevis (12).
The schedule wrapped up on Monday, when Glen Nevis and Greenfield played to a 1-1 draw, while the Celtics pasted McCrimmon 5-1.
A week previous, the Celtics blanked Glen Nevis 5-0, and Greenfield shut out McCrimmon 4-0.
Playoffs, best-of-three semifinal series, are booked to kick off on Monday, Aug. 21. On the Char-Lan field in Williamstown, the Celtics will take on Glen Nevis, while on the Lochiel pitch it will be McCrimmon versus Greenfield.
A week later, the second batch of each series will be played in North Lancaster and Alexandria, respectively. Should a third match be needed, it will go on Aug. 31, in Williamstown and Lochiel.
Be sure to check out The Glengarry News this week for an update on the Glengarry Soccer League's senior men's playoffs, which continue on Friday. A photo gallery from the Aug. 9 match between Greenfield and Glen Sandfield is available here.
In case you missed our earlier post, here are some details on Glengarry Soccer League minor playoffs, which kick off tonight.
As playoffs in the minor divisions of the Glengarry Soccer League continue, several groups have their final match-ups confirmed.
The U19 girls championship match will be played Monday on the VCI field in Vankleek Hill, with the host squad taking on Maxville, starting at 6:15pm.
On the Lochiel pitch, the same night will see the U18 boys final, with Glen Sandfield and Char-Lan colliding, beginning at 8:30pm.
U14 match-ups have also been finalized. The boys final will be played Aug. 17 in Maxville, with the Maxville Highlanders taking on Dunvegan. Start time is 6:15pm. At the same time, in Vankleek Hill, the Grey Shirts will tangle with the Alexandria Red Devils, battling for the GSL 2017 championship.
There's much more Glengarry Soccer League news in The Glengarry News this and every week through the season.