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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Dec 18 2017

The Mount Sentinel Wildcats finished 14th overall at the recent BC High School A Girl’s Volleyball Championships in Fernie.

The Cats, consisting of players between Grade 8 and 12, lost some heartbreaking matches to finish with a 4-4 record. The provincial results mirrored the season for Mount Sentinel, which at times had three players under Grade 10 on the floor.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Dec 17 2017

Castlegar continued its dominance over the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League, and the Nelson Leafs, as the Rebels won for the ninth consecutive time Saturday night in Nelson.

Dallas Goodwin scored with 27 seconds remaining in the first overtime, sparking the Rebels to a 2-1 victory over the Leafs in a spirited affair at the NDCC Arena.

The win was the third straight for...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Dec 16 2017

Nelson Leafs scored four unanswered goals in the final 21 minutes of the game to rout the Fernie Ghostriders 7-3 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Friday night in Sparwood.

Leaf Captain Sawyer Hunt led the Green and White charge with a pair of goals as Nelson held period leads of 2-0 and 4-3.

Dash Thompson, Jaiden LaPorte, newcomer Michell Lavoie, Justin...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Dec 15 2017

Nelson Leafs take a thin lead into weekend play as the Murdoch leaders travel face Fernie Ghostriders and rival Castlegar Rebels in a pair of Kootenay International Junior Hockey League games.

The Leafs travel to Sparwood Friday to face the East Kootenay Riders in Kootenay Conference action.

Nelson has won both games over the Ghostriders — 12-3 at home and 6-3 on the road.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Dec 11 2017

L.V. Rogers Junior girls volleyball teams recently won gold and bronze at the West Kootenay Tier 2 junior girls playoffs hosted at the Hanagar.

LVR2 lost in the round robin to put them second and LVR1 went undefeated in the round robin to put them first. 

This standing meant they had to play each other in the semi finals. 

This match was the most exciting match of the day...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Dec 11 2017

Nelson outscored the opposition by a 29-7 margin en route to capturing the Midget House Minor Hockey Tournament Sunday at the NDCC Arena.

Nelson blasted Kelowna 8-1 in the final to capture the gold medal.

The winners opened the tournament by doubling up on Nelson Minor Hockey rival, Nelson 1 6-3 before dominating Creston and Spokane by 9-1 and 8-1 scores, respectively.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Dec 10 2017

Good teams have a way of bouncing back after a tough loss.

And the Nelson Leafs are one of the better teams in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League.

Jackson Zimmermann scored twice and Josh Williams won for the 13th time this season in the nets sparking the Leafs to a 4-1 victory over the visiting Grand Forks Border Bruins Saturday night at the NDCC Arena....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Dec 09 2017

The loud bang heard last night coming from Fruitvale was the Nelson Leafs crashing down to earth.

The Beaver Valley Nitehawks put a good old fashion whipping on the boys in Green and White, blasting the Leafs 9-3 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action at the Fruitvale Memorial Arena.

The defending KIJHL champs scored early, and often, to send the Leafs to their...

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