Crusaders advance to playoffs
The boys hockey team from Char-Lan DHS finished the SDGAA hockey league regular season schedule just one point behind firstplace St. Joseph’s.
At the finale, played Feb. 20 in Long Sault, Andrew Dixon, of the Crusaders, tipped a Lachlan McDonell shot, for Char-Lan’s only goal, in a 1-0 victory over the Panthers.
Char-Lan’s other match on the day went into the books officially as an 8-3 win over Tagwi, as differential is limited to five goals. However, scoring for the victors were Kurt Alexander (3), Dixon (2), Seamus O’Connell (2), Donovan Francis, and Connor Macdonald. The Warriors also doubled North Dundas, 6-3. Tagwi goal scorers between the two games included Andrew Doyon, Jacob Nolan, Noelan Spink, and Nolan Macmillan.
In other results, Holy Trinity edged Seaway 1-0 and was blanked 3-0 by North Dundas.
La Citadelle pounded Seaway 6-1 and fell to St. Joseph’s 3-2.