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Photo gallery: CCHL2 playoff hockey between Glens and Canadians

sean Mar 13, 2018 - 2:30pm

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 - 2:13pm

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 - 1:39pm

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 - 1:56pm

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 - 7:13pm

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.

Photo gallery: junior B Glens vs Whitewater Kings

sean Feb 27, 2018 - 3:03pm

Last Friday, the Alexandria Glens wrapped up their home-ice regular-season schedule with a win over the Whitewater Kings. We have the story, along with a playoff preview, in The Glengarry News this week.

A photo gallery from the Feb. 23 game can be viewed online here.

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Glens and Kings tangle. (Sean Bray photo)

Junior B Glens defend six-game win streak tonight on home ice

sean Feb 23, 2018 - 1:08pm

With a 2-0 road win last night in Athens, the Alexandria junior 'B' Glens extended their win streak to six games, as the team is scheduled to host the Whitewater Kings tonight, Feb. 23, at the Glengarry Sports Palace. Opening puck drop is set for 8 p.m.

This is the final weekend of the regular season in the CCHL2. The Glens are booked to have one last road game on Sunday night in Arnprior before they look towards what they hope will be a lengthy playoff run.

As we reported in The Glengarry News' Feb. 21 issue, the Glens are in the driver's seat when it comes to avoiding having to play a wildcard game, maintaining a one-point lead for this place in the division standings, ahead of the Ottawa West Golden Knights, who have just one game remaining.

For more CCHL2 and Glens news, be sure to check out this week's newspaper.

Polar Bear Dip supports the Glengarry Sports Hall of Fame

sean Feb 20, 2018 - 3:18pm

Last Sunday, Alexandria saw the annual Polar Bear Dip take place on the frozen Mill Pond, and we have the story and photos in The News this week.

Deputy-mayor Jamie MacDonald shares this video: