FOOT­BALL

The Glengarry News - - Sports In The Glens - – Sean Bray

Glen­garry Gaels

Three of four sched­uled spring youth league foot­ball games Sun­day were played, with the ban­tam con­test post­poned due to an of­fi­cials sched­ul­ing er­ror.

The tykes dropped a 47- 38 de­ci­sion to Corn­wall #1.

Conor Hamelin ac­counted for the bulk of the Glen­garry scor­ing, record­ing five touch­downs and two sin­gle-point con­verts. Maxime Tremblay had the other ma­jor.

In mos­quito ac­tion, the Gaels were hum­bled 41-6 by the vis­it­ing Wild­cats. Ben Jack­man had the lone score for the Glen­garry side, com­ing in the sec­ond quar­ter.

Glen­garry’s pee­wees were trounced 406, with Phoenix Mil­ley notch­ing a sec­ond­pe­riod TD, on a 60-yard catch-and-run play from quar­ter­back Alexis De­coeur.

The de­layed ban­tam game will be played

Team records en­ter­ing play this week: tykes (2-1), mos­qui­tos (0-3), pee­wees (0-3), ban­tams (2-1).

Games in Alexan­dria this week are booked for May 30 at 6:30 p.m. (ban­tams) and June 3 (tykes at 10 a.m., mos­qui­tos at 11:30 a.m., pee­wees at 1 p.m.).

OFC Wild­cats

The OFC Corn­wall Wild­cats dropped their 2018 sea­son opener in Oshawa, 34-7.

Matt Longchamps had the touch­down, on a 40-yard catch-and-run, from quar­ter­back Evan Le­feb­vre. Longchamps also booted the con­vert.

The squads in­cludes county boys Alex Zarifi (receiver), Si­mon Korteweg (linebacker), Max Sabourin (cor­ner), and St­ef­fon Lee (de­fen­sive end). There are also sev­eral Wild­cats who are stu­dents at Tagwi.

The coach­ing con­tin­gent in­cludes Glen­gar­ri­ans Alex Labonte (de­fen­sive coordinato­r), Costa Zarifi (run­ning backs), and Dy­lan Hambleton (of­fen­sive line).

The ’Cats (0-1) home opener is sched­uled for Satur­day, June 2, at Joe St. De­nis Field, in Corn­wall, kick­ing off at 1 p.m. The Scar­bor­ough Thun­der (1-0) will pro­vide the op­po­si­tion.

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