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by Bob Hall on Monday May 08 2017

A culture of hard work is what has contributed to the massive success for the Selkirk College Saints over the last few seasons and the team has added a pair of recruits that will help continue the trend.

Grant Iles and Connor Harding have committed to play for the Saints in the upcoming British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) season, both arriving with a proven record of...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday May 07 2017

Kootenay Chill won three of four game during a recent Lake City Spring Tip-off Basketball Tournament in Penticton.

The Chill, a collection of players from the Nelson area, defeated teams from Kelowna, host Penticton and Kamloops during the spring basketball event.

In the opener, Kelton Forte paced the attack to lead Kootenay past U13 Junior Heat 41-33.

The Chill started...

by Contributor on Sunday May 07 2017

It seems like Mother Nature refuses to cooperate with some good weather.

However, that didn't stop fishermen from flocking to the lake for an exceptional month on the water as Kerry Reed of Reel Adventures Sportfishing discusses the past month and what's on the agenda for May in this installment of Kootenay Lake Fishing Report.

April was a good month....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday May 01 2017

Staff at Mallard’s Source for sports decided to take a bit of a trek outside the sporting venue to the Shambhala Music and Performance Theatre as Students from all over the West Kootenay- Boundary took the stage to compete in the Junior Dragons Den regional championship.

The event saw students pitch everything from automotive diagnostic apps to sophisticated branding companies, in a...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday May 01 2017

After a few years of living a life of a gypsy, the Nelson Neptunes are officially returning home to the friendly confines of the Nelson and District Community Complex pool as the Kootenay Summer Swim Association squad opens the 2017 season Monday.

The Neptunes were forced to take the show on the road due to ongoing upgrades to the Nelson and District Aquatic Centre, last season training...

by Bob Hall on Thursday Apr 27 2017

The Selkirk College Saints have added a pair of highly regarded former junior players to the roster for the upcoming 2017-2018 British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) season.

Forward Michal Holub and defenceman Parker Wakaruk have committed to Selkirk College and will help the Saints in their pursuit of returning the BCIHL championship trophy to the West Kootenay when the...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Apr 26 2017

The Nelson Skating Club is inviting the public to its annual year-end show, Stars of the Galaxy, set for Saturday, May 6th in the Nelson and District Community Complex Arena.

Show time is 1:30 p.m. with the event featuring skaters from the CanSkate, Junior Academy and StarSkate programs. 

The cost is $5 per adult and $2 for seniors...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Apr 23 2017

A handful of Nelson boys have advance to the second stage of the BC Hockey Under 15 BC Hockey’s Program of Excellence.

Noah Quinn, Kaleb Percival, Joe Davidson and Lowie and Tijs Vreys were selected to attend the U15 BC Cup set for May 11-14 at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton.

Eight jamboree style teams have been drafted by BC Hockey evaluators to compete in the...

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