Nationals add three players

CORNWALL – A pair of hockey players from Alexandria are part of the city’s newest hockey team acquisitions.

The Cornwall Nationals announced Wednesday it had signed Joel Trottier (a 39-year-old forward from Alexandria), Tristen Elie (a 20-year-old forward from Alexandria) and Jacob Dawson (a 24-year-old defenceman from a AAA Quebec team).

The Federal Hockey League team said it has also interviewed a coaching candidate and made an offer in hopes of having a coach in place next week.