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The content below is updated periodically with supplementary sports items that do not make it into the print edition of The Glengarry News or provide updates and/or additional information to a story we have published in the newspaper.

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Additional Sports Extra pages:
HOCKEY STATS | JUNIOR B HOCKEY CARDS | THE GLENGARRY NEWS HOCKEY CUP


Laggan lasses face must-win tonight in GSL finals

sean Aug 16, 2018 - 1:45pm

On their home pitch at Lochiel, the Laggan senior women's soccer team faces a must-win situation tonight to extend their season, while Dunvegan can clinch the 2018 Glengarry Soccer League championship with a win.

Dunvegan won the series opener Tuesday night, 3-0.

For more on the GSL and other soccer news, check out The Glengarry News.

Men's GSL finals on hold until next week

sean Aug 14, 2018 - 3:36pm

There will be no action in the GSL senior men's division this week, as the final series is on hold until next week. We have details in The Glengarry News, along with a round-up of the semifinals.

To view a photo gallery of images from Sunday night's match in Greenfield, where McCrimmon was visiting, see this page.

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Greenfield scores the winner. (Sean Bray photo)

Minor playoffs in the GSL are underway, Maxville wins U19 girls title

sean Aug 14, 2018 - 2:46pm

On Monday evening, Team Maxville claimed the U19 girls championship, beating Greenfield.

Playoff action in other divisions continues nightly through the next two weeks.

The Glengarry News will provide coverage in a future edition, including an announcement of individual player award winners.

Local hockey players in Russia this week

sean Aug 14, 2018 - 2:28pm

A group of local hockey players representing the CCHL includes two county boys, David Poirier and Ben Dirven. The squad, billed as the Ottawa Capitals, is competing at the Junior Club Sirius World Cup, in Russia, this week.

Their first day there was Monday (Aug. 13), and you can read about the experience for the boys in the league's online blog here.

The all-star team, which draws players and staff from the area's junior 'A' league, was invited by Hockey Canada to represent the county in this competition.

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Winning teams in Glengarry Minor Baseball (photos)

sean Aug 14, 2018 - 2:17pm

As we reported in the Aug. 1 edition of The Glengarry News, the 2018 season of Glengarry Minor Baseball has come to a close. Photo galleries from the summer can be found online here.

Here are the four winning teams.

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The major division-winning RedBlacks. (submitted photo)
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Purple Rain nabbed the minor division title. (submitted photo)
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The Purple Bandits won the coach-pitch A group. (submitted photo)
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In the coach-pitch B group, the Blue Blizzards prevailed. (submitted photo)

Cornwall Motor Speedway results from Aug. 12

sean Aug 14, 2018 - 1:59pm

This week's edition of The Glengarry News includes a photo of Joey Ladouceur and details of his win in the Modified class, his first-ever in this division.

Modified feature results (30 laps): JOEY LADOUCEUR, BRIAN MCDONALD, KAYLE ROBIDOUX, COREY WHEELER, KEVIN HAMEL, LOUIE JACKSON, STEVE MORRIS, TYLER GIVOGUE, BRIANNA LADOUCEUR, KYLE DINGWALL, MICHAEL MARESCA, LEE LADOUCEUR, MARC THERRIEN, KEVIN POITRAS, CHRIS RAABE, MARIO CLAIR, TIM FULLER.

Sportsman feature results (25 laps): JUSTIN LALANCETTE, ADAM ROZON, BILLY COOK, ZACH ARQUIETT, TRISTAN DRAPER, SHANE PECORE, DEVIN WILLIS, JUSTIN DESROSIERS, BOB RAY, KURTIS CAYER, BRIANNA LADOUCEUR, JASON ROSE, THOMAS COOK, BRENT KELSEY, RICKY THOMPSON, JUNIOR DELORMIER, DELBERT LEGROW, CHRIS FERGUSON.

Mini-Stock feature results (15 laps): YANIK POTVIN, KARL POTVIN (DQ), FRANCIS DESJARDINS, JUSTIN JODOIN, CHRIS JAMES, DOMENICK MERKLEY, MARC DAGENAIS, COREY GATES, ALEXIS CHARBONNEAU, SKYLAR LADOUCEUR, TYLER FRENCH, DYLAN KIRKLAND, J-C BOUCHARD, MIKE GAUCHER.

Northeast Late Model Alliance top 5 (35 laps): CHARLIE SANDERCOCK, KYLE SOPAZ, DALE CASWELL, JOHN PINSONNEAULT, SAM PENNACHIO.

Lightning Sprints top 5 (25 laps): JORDAN POIRIER, ERIC SUNDBORG, YANIK POIRIER, XAVIER LAUZON, STEPHANE ST-LAURENT.

Video: county boys part of hockey team competing in Russia

sean Aug 13, 2018 - 2:17pm

Two county boys are part of the CCHL Ottawa Capitals hockey team which is competing at a tournament in Russia. Here's a little video of the squad getting in its first practice session. Look for coverage in The Glengarry News.

Photo gallery: junior tournament at the Glengarry Golf and Country Club

sean Aug 13, 2018 - 12:33pm

The Glengarry Golf and Country Club held its annual junior tournament last weekend, and a photo gallery is available here. For more details, be sure to check out the Aug. 15 issue of The Glengarry News.

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Parents caddy for their kids at the junior golf tournament. (Sean Bray photo)

Photo gallery: Glengarry Hearts U12 boys soccer team hosts Ottawa City Blue

sean Aug 13, 2018 - 12:08pm

Last week in Lancaster, the Glengarry Hearts U12 boys soccer team hosted Ottawa City Blue in ERSL regular-season play. At this level, the boys play for fun and development, with no scores, standings, or statistics kept.

Check out our photo gallery here.

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The Glengarry Hearts (in white) take on Ottawa City. (Sean Bray photo)

Cameron cruises to victory in 11k Footrace

sean Aug 12, 2018 - 5:15pm

The 40th annual Great Raisin River Footrace is in the books, with a local man handily topping the 11 km field, as Green Valley's Jacob Cameron won by six minutes. The first-place female was Leah Kyte.

In the 5 km race, Alexandria's Matthew Houlzet won by a nine-second margin. Michelle Gordon placed first amongst the women.

We will have full coverage, photos, and more results in the next edition of The Glengarry News.

Dunvegan senior men's team bows out to Vankleek Hill

sean Aug 11, 2018 - 1:48pm

On Friday night, the soccer season came to an end for Dunvegan's senior men's squad, with a 5-1 loss to the powerhouse team from Vankleek Hill, which has now earned a berth in the GSL championship finals.

The other semifinal series has Greenfield leading McCrimmon one game to none, with the second match booked for Sunday night in Greenfield.

Be sure to check out The Glengarry News for the full story.

To get the full story on all things Glengarry, each week be sure to check out The Glengarry News, available by subscription online or in traditional print format.