The Glengarry News


Rember rink wins Alexandria Curling Club's Moose Bonspiel

sean Mar 19, 2018 - 6:15pm

Last weekend, the Alexandria Curling Club hosted the annual Moose Bonspiel and we have details in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Seen here, from left, are convenor Greg Peerenboom, skip Simon Rember and his team, third Jeff Rember, second Scott McClintock, and lead Eric Houle, along with club president Brian Clinton.

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Alexandria's peewee C hockey team in championship series

sean Mar 19, 2018 - 4:10pm

The Alexandria peewee 'C' Glens have qualified for the league championship series, which is scheduled to open March 20, at 7:30 p.m., in Alexandria.

Game two is booked for 7 p.m. in Long Sault, with the third tilt back in Alexandria the next day, starting bright and early at 9:30 a.m.

If needed, a fourth contest will be played March in Long Sault, at 1 p.m. Game five is TBD.

The Glens are playing the South Stormont Selects for the LSLMHL title.

Moose Bonspiel at Alexandria Curling Club this weekend

sean Mar 15, 2018 - 2:12pm

A new chapter for one of the longest-running men's curling bonspiels in Eastern Ontario will take place this weekend, at the Alexandria Curling Club.

The Alexandria Moulding/Home Hardware Moose Bonspiel is welcoming 23 out-of-club rinks and one local squad to the event's 54th edition.The title sponsorship has helped to provide cash prizes for the first time to the four top teams who will also vie for the Claude Filion Trophy.

Matches are scheduled for Friday evening (March 16) and throughout the day Saturday.

For more info, visit the event's Facebook page here.

The public is welcome to attend for supper and live music both nights.

Photo gallery: CCHL2 playoff hockey between Glens and Canadians

sean Mar 13, 2018 - 3:30pm

We have photos from the March 9 and 12 junior 'B' playoff games, in our online gallery here. Be sure to check out our feature story on the CCHL2 series between the Alexandria Glens and Ottawa Canadians, published in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

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The Alexandria Glens tangle with the Ottawa Canadians in CCHL2 playoffs. (Sean Bray photo)

GSL minor playoffs continue, U16 boys champ crowned

sean Mar 13, 2018 - 3:13pm

This week's edition of The Glengarry News includes a story about remaining playoff action in the minor divisions of winter soccer for the Glengarry Soccer League.

We also have a feature on the U16 boys championship, which was contested last week. Photos of the action can be seen in our online gallery here.

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Action from the Alexandria dome, where the U16 boys soccer title was on the line. (Sean Bray photo)

CCHL2 Glens face must-win game on home nice Monday night

sean Mar 12, 2018 - 2:39pm

There will be Monday night junior 'B' hockey at the Glengarry Sports Palace in Alexandria, where the CCHL2 Glens face a do-or-die situation, trailing their playoff series with the Ottawa Canadians three games to two.

The Glens needs to win tonight to force a game seven, which would be played Tuesday evening in Ottawa.

Last Friday, the boys scored a 2-1 victory in Alexandria, to tie the series. Saturday saw Ottawa edge the Glens 3-2 to take back the series lead.

We will have full coverage in this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Busy Tuesday night of soccer at the dome in Alexandria

sean Mar 6, 2018 - 2:56pm

It will be a busy night of soccer tonight at the Alexandria sports dome.

First up, at 6:30 p.m., the GSL's U16 boys final will take to the turf, as Team Green takes on Team Orange for the indoor title.

Then there is a trio of senior women's matches to wrap up regular-season play in that division. At 7:30, Glen Nevis plays Char-Lan. An hour later, it's Maxville versus Alexandria. And that last match, at 9:30 p.m., has Dunvegan taking on Dalhart.

For more Glengarry Soccer League news, be sure to check out this week's edition of The Glengarry News.

Huge road win for Jr B Glens in game 1, as team returns to the Palace on Sunday afternoon

sean Mar 3, 2018 - 8:13pm

The Alexandria Glens scored a huge 7-1 victory on the road against the Ottawa Canadians today in game 1 of their CCHL2 playoff series, with the boys set to return to home ice at the Glengarry Sports Palace on Sunday afternoon.

The start time is set for 2 p.m.

The victory extends Alexandria's win streak to 9 games.

For your full playoff planner and more details on the Glens, be sure to check out The Glengarry News.