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by Bob Hall on Monday Jan 15 2018

The Trinity Western University Spartans accomplished what very few visiting British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) teams manage on a visit to the West Kootenay — a weekend sweep of the Selkirk College Saints.

In the Saints’ first action of 2018, the visitors escaped the Castlegar & District Recreation Centre with a 4-3 win on Friday night and a 3-2 overtime victory...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 15 2018

Julien Locke of Nelson continues to shine on the World Cup cross-country skiing scene.

The Black Jack Ski Club and National Ski Team member, busted out a career-best 15th-place finish at a World Cup city sprint race in Dresden, Germany on Saturday.

Locke cranked out a career-best 15th-place finish at a World Cup cross-country skiing city sprint race in Dresden, Germany on...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 15 2018

Sunday was a sad day for Nelson Youth Soccer and Soccer enthusiasts in general.

Nelson Youth Soccer board member, coach and all round great community soccer supporter, Kerry Dyck died of cancer.

Dyck, or "Dycker" as he was known by his friends, was a devoted father of three as well as a coach and active member in the soccer community.

Born in Nelson, Kerry graduated from L...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jan 14 2018

Brock Palmer of Kimberley scored twice to pace the Kootenay Conference to a 7-3 victory over Okanagan Shuswap Conference at the KIJHL Prospects Game Saturday in Kelowna.

Palmer scored twice in the third to power the Kootenay Conference to the victory.

Ryan Piva of Nelson Leafs, Bradley Ross and Aiden Jenner of Beaver Valley Nitehawks, Riley Poffenroff of Grand Forks Border Bruins...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Jan 12 2018

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League is showcasing its young talent Saturday in Kelowna at the annual Top Prospects Game.

The game was created to allow college, university and junior scouts to watch the league's top young talent in action.

The Kootenay Conference, dominated by players from the Murdoch Division, will have three Nelson Leafs on the squad including a...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Jan 10 2018

Nelson has been selected to host the 2017/18 BC Hockey Bantam Tier III Championships, which runs from March 18th – 22nd

Ten teams from each of the nine districts across BC and the Yukon will be in the Heritage City to compete for the provincial banner.

The tournament is a terrific economic generator for the host community, drawing hundreds of ...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Jan 09 2018

During the recent winning streak, the Nelson Leafs have waited teams out before finding some late offence to secure the two points.

Tuesday night at the NDCC Arena, the Leafs left no doubt which team would be smiling at the end of the game.

First period goals by Ethan Land, Michael Bladon and Dash Thompson staked the Leafs to the early lead en route to a 4-0 Kootenay...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 08 2018

Team Ticky-Tacka was pushed in the end, but still prevailed to capture the Nelson Youth Soccer Co-ed Christmas Tournament recently at the NYS Facility.

After blowing out their opponents through the round robin, Team Ticky-Tacka scored a 4-2 victory in the final.

Red Dog won the Masters Co-ed Title.

Mallard's Source for sports would like to salute the squad with Team of the...