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by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Apr 09 2017

After losing for only the third time this playoff season Friday, the Beaver Valley Nitehawks responded in a big way Saturday at the Cyclone Taylor Cup in Creston.

The Hawks rocked the hometown Thunder Cats 6-2 to advance to the Cyclone Taylor Cup Final Sunday against the Campbell River Storm.

Kyle Hope scored three times and McKoy Hauck and Tyler Hartman each added two assists to...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Apr 06 2017

Game one is in the books for the Beaver Valley Nitehawks at the Cyclone Taylor Cup in Creston.

And if Thursday's score is any indication of what is to come, then the Hawks look to be the early favourites to win it all come Sunday.

Beaver Valley pounded Chris Smith in the Campbell River nets with 43 shots en route to a convincing 6-0 shellacking of the Vancouver Island Junior...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Apr 06 2017

Hats off to the Nelson Leafs for winning the West Kootenay Minor Hockey Atom B Championship.

However, this night was for all of the players as Nelson Minor Hockey culminated another successful campaign on the ice with its annual awards banquet Wednesday at the Selkirk College Tenth Street Campus.

Once again the evening was led by former NHLer and Nelson Minor Hockey Association...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Apr 03 2017

The field has been set for the 2017 Cyclone Taylor Cup beginning Thursday in Creston.

Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League’s Campbell River Storm was the final team to book its ticket to the four-team BC Junior B Hockey Championships.

The Storm needed four overtime periods to edge Victoria Cougars 4-3 in the seventh game of the VIJHL Championship Sunday in Victoria.


by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Apr 03 2017

Team Brett McLellan overpowered Fred Thomson to capture the Men's title at the recent Nelson Curling Club Championship Tournament at the Heritage City facility.

McLellan & Company made a steal of three in the fifth end to double Thomson 6-3.

McLellan added another steal of one in the sixth end to build the insurmountable lead.

Mallard's Source for sports would like to...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Mar 30 2017

The Beaver Valley Nitehawks brought out the brooms to capture another Kootenay International Junior Hockey League title after the Kootenay Conference squad defeated the Chase Heat 5-2 Thursday night at the Art Holding Memorial Arena.

Beaver Valley wins the best-of-five KIJHL Final 3-0 and now represents the league in Creston at the Cyclone Taylor Cup April 6-9.

"An exceptional...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Mar 29 2017

Some snow may remain on the fairways, but Granite Pointe at Nelson has already hit the ground running with the hiring of new General Manager David Belling.

Belling arrives in the Heritage City after more than 35 years of experience in the golfing business, with stops in both Canada and the United States including Arizona and most recently Prince Rupert Golf Club.

“In truth,...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Mar 29 2017

The Nelson Curling Club put a ribbon on a great season at the Heritage City facility with its annual Club Championship Saturday.

Champions were crowned in the Ladies, Men’s and Mixed Leagues.

Marla Dreher edged out Allison Sutherland to claim the Ladies League title.

Dreher, third Deena Cownden, second Shadow Biln and lead Gloria Beecham defeated the Sutherland rink of...