Stellar day for Char-Lan girls on home ice
BY SEAN BRAY Sports Editor With three victories on Monday in Williamstown, the girls hockey team from CharLan DHS iced a first-place finish and the right to host the SDGAA playoffs.
The key win came to open the day, when the Crusaders crushed St. Joseph’s 2-0. The Panthers were pushed into second spot, as a result.
Scoring were Mackayla Petrie and Emily Slaney-Adams.
In their second tilt, the girls built a 2-0 lead, only to have Holy Trinity battle back to even terms, before Chelsea Cayer scored the game-winner off a mad scramble in the last minute of play. Char- Lan’s earlier markswomen were Allie Fickes and Shana Alexander.
The ladies closed out their day with a 6-1 thrashing of Seaway. Finding the net in this one were Petrie (2), Cayer (2), Alexander, and Slaney-Adams.
Picking up assists on the day were Mackenna Mulhearn (2), Hannah Thomson (2), Brenna Thomson ( 2), Petrie, Brooke Seguin, Chantal Vivarais, and Alexander.
Holy Trinity’s other result at the Feb. 8 event was a 2-1 win over La Citadelle. St. Joseph’s
In support of the Glengarry Sports Hall of Fame, the annual polar bear dip will be held Sunday, Feb 14, starting at 2 p.m. sharp, on Mill Pond at Alexandria’s Island Park. Thirty dippers have signed up.
The county has plenty of activities planned this weekend and for Family Day on Monday, including a 3-on-3 hockey tournament on Mill Pond.
The Summerstown Forest will host snowshoe races on Feb. 13, at 10 a.m., with a 7.5 km Dion points event and an open 3.5 km run.
More information is available at www.summerstowntrails.com
blasted Seaway 8-2.
T L Pts Char-Lan 6 1 1 13 St. Joseph’s 6 0 2 12 La Citadelle 3 3 1 7 Holy Trinity 2 1 5 5 Seaway 0 1 5 0*
* = Seaway forfeited points in tournament one due to using an illegal player.
The result of Monday’s game between La Citadelle and Seaway was not available.
WORK IT: Char-Lan’s Hannah Thomson, in the offensive zone, fights to keep the puck away from the check of a Holy Trinity player in SDGAA league action from Williamstown. Be sure to check our online gallery at www.sportsintheglens.ca for more action...