Hockey in Williamstown for a good cause

Nick Seebruch

Published on February 6, 2017
Allister McDonell at the rink in Williamstown ready for the upcoming tournament (Nick Seebruch/ TC Media).

WILLIAMSTOWN, Ontario - Two local young men from Williamstown are organizing a charity hockey tournament on Family Day in support of the Julie MacLachlan Foundation.

Colton Gallant and Allister Mcdonell are organizing a 3v3 hockey tournament at the outdoor rink in Williamstown.

The event will be starting at 8 a.m. on Feb. 18 and they are hoping to get around 15 teams to participate.

It costs $140 per team to sign up and there will be entertainment and hot chocolate provided throughout the event.

The Country Lads will be on-site that day to play some music while the teams battle it out and there will be a cash bar to celebrate when the dust has settled on the ice.

The Julie MacLachlan Foundation works in memory of its name sake to provide funds where ever they are needed. in the community.

Julie MacLachlan was a Char-Lan DHS student who sadly lost her battle with cancer in 2005.