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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jun 19 2017

May was a busy month for us on the water, and June has started out with a bang.  Still lots of inconsistent weather, but we’ve managed to fish through it all.  

Here’s the latest reports from Kerry Reed at Reel Adventures Sportfishing.

Kootenay Lake:

The month of May was a good month on Kootenay for fish numbers. We had lots of days with 10 – 20 fish...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jun 19 2017
The Nelson Selects U12 Boys made it a clean sweep of the competition to capture the gold medal at the Sam Steele's Days tournament Sunday in Cranbrook.
The Selects won all four games during the weekend, defeating Kootenay South, Kootenay East, Columbia Valley and Lethbridge.
Mallard's Source for sports would like to salute the Selects squad with...
by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jun 18 2017

Reece Hunt of Nelson has boldly gone where few other interior players are found after the Kootenay Wild star was selected to the 2017 Female Midget AAA All-Star Team.

“On behalf of BC Hockey, I am excited to announce that you have been named to the 2016-2017 Female Midget AAA (FMAAA) All Star Team,” Chief Executive Officer for BC Hockey, Barry Petrachenko said in a letter sent to Hunt...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jun 12 2017

Nelson Boxing Club fighters took their skills on the road to compete at the Griffins Saturday Night Boxing Card in North Vancouver.

Coach Jesse Pineiro said the card was an opportunity for the local boxers to gain some valuable experience.

“I’m very proud of how our fighters conduct themselves in and out of the ring,” Pineiro said following the event.

“They showed skills,...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jun 12 2017

The Nelson Selects recently won the BC Provinical B Cup Zone Qualifying Playdown with a convincing victory over Kootenay East.

The Selects now advance to the Les Sinnott Memorial Boys Provincial Cup, July 6-9 in Vernon.

Mallard's Source for sports would...

by Contributor on Wednesday Jun 07 2017

Roller derby returns to Trail with a fierce west-versus-east showdown this Saturday (June 10) at the Cominco Arena.

The action hits the track at 6 p.m. (doors at 5 p.m.) when the Rossland Trail Roller Girls (RTRG) hosts the Bavarian Barbarians from Kimberley in the West + East Roller Derby Bout.

“This is the second time these two teams have come together to battle it out,”...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Jun 06 2017

The Nelson Selects scored early and often en route to a convincing 9-0 shellacking of Kootenay East in BC Soccer Provincial B U13 Boy’s Playoff action.

The win, couple with a series victory over Kootenay South, qualifies the Selects for the BC Soccer Provincial B Cup July 6-9 in Vernon.

“Many of the boys have been with the program for three years (and) this has been one of our...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jun 05 2017

The L.V. Rogers Bombers came ever so close to winning back-to-back BC High School Tier I Rugby Championship.

The Bombers dropped a heartbreaking 17-13 decision to Glenlyon Norfolk of Victoria in the Division Final Saturday in Abbotsford.

The Bombers advanced to the final by stopping Seycove 22-17 in the semi-final.

The Bombers, representing the Kootenay zone, opened the...