by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Oct 25 2014

It was the Dylan Williamson & Adam Maida Show Saturday night at the NDCC Arena.

Dylan Williamson scored four times and Adam Maida stopped all 20 shots to power the Nelson Leafs to an 8-0 shellacking of the Golden Rockets in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Oct 25 2014

The Nelson Leafs couldn’t keep Max Newton under wraps as the Bruins sniper scored three times.

However, Nelson had the offence firing on all cylinders, scoring eight times during an 8-6 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the Border Bruins Friday in Grand Forks...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Oct 24 2014

Murdoch leading Nelson Leafs return to the ice Friday in Grand Forks against division-rival Border Bruins as the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League resumes play.

According to Leaf coach Dave McLellan, the Leafs had better be prepared to face a Bruins team desperate to get back...

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Mallard's Team of the Week —Sensations Dress Shop U14 Girl's Champs

The team includes, back row, L-R, coach Laura Zondervan, Heather Potkins, Anna Milde, Haley Slomba, Shaen Panko-Dool, Bryce Winters, Ava Young, Alex Pompu, Riley Zondervan and coach Beth Corven. Front, Veronica Kearnes, Kelsey Andrusak, Hannah Corven, Camryn Parnell, Kamylle Barton and Jaden How. Missing, Ellee Atkinson. — Submitted photo

During the regular season Sensations Dress Shop struggled to find any consistency against the rest of the Girl's U14 League teams.

However, when playoffs rolled in the squad rose to World Cup form as Sensations Dress Shop won the Nelson Youth Soccer U14 Girl's House League crown with a thrilling 3-2 shootout win over Vogue during Championship Saturday at the Lakeside Pitch.

Sensations Dress Shop and Vogue played to a 2-2 regulation tie before the victors took over to capture the House League crown in shootout.

Mount Sentinel Wildcat grab silver at Vernon tourney

The Wildcats include, back row, L-R, Johnny Johnson, Mason Lockwood, Marco Slater, Aslin Mackay, Jesse Strong, Oliver Cougur and Coach Glen Campbell. Front, manager Bryar Campbell, Carlos Berger, Thomas Verigin and Liam Stewart. — Submitted photo

The Mount Sentinel Wildcats climbed into the top-10 rankings of BC High School A Boy's Volleyball after finishing second at the Vernon Christian Invitational Tournament this past weekend in the Central Okanagan City.

Mount Sentinel lost out in the final to Cedars Christian from Prince George.

The Cats were led by allstars Thomas Verigin and Johnny Johnson.

Mount Sentinel finished first in round-robin play on Friday before ousting Kelowna Christian in the semi-final to advance to the championship contest.

 

 

Saints look to alumni to fill out coaching staff

Selkirk College Saints defenceman Stephan Gonzales scored a goal on Friday night against Eastern Washington, but the locals dropped the season opener 4-3 in overtime. — Photo courtesy Selkirk Saints Hockey Club

The Selkirk College Saints began their BCIHL regular season on Friday at Eastern Washington University and former Saints defenceman Adam Makaroff was back on the bus, but this time not as a player.

Makaroff joined the Saints coaching staff in August and has had an immediate impact on the bench and in the dressing room.

Prince Albert Raiders re-assign winger to Nelson Leafs

Dylan Williamson . . . sent to Nelson to work on skills

The Nelson Leafs appear to have landed another diamond in the rough compliments of the Prince Albert Raiders of the Western Hockey League.

The Raiders have re-assigned 16-year-old left winger Dylan Williamson to the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League franchise after the Calgary product played in five exhibition games.

The 6-foot, 160-pound Williamson played last season for the Pursuit of Excellence U18 squad last season, finishing the season with 53 points.

Jackson’s Hole, Innkeepers and Dirty Dozen all claim Nelson City Soccer titles

Ryan Lewis (white jersey) of the Innkeepers battles for the ball against two Kootenay Co-op players during the final of the Leo’s Men’s Open League Final Saturday at Lakeside. — Bruce Fuhr photo

Jackson’s Hole, Innkeepers and Dirty Dozen all came away with the hardware as Nelson City Soccer League culminated play with Championship Weekend at the Lakeside Pitch.

In the most lopsided contest, Innkeepers made it look easy riding the shutout goalkeeping of Mike Precious and a three-goal second half, to dump Kootenay Co-op 4-0 in the Leo’s Men’s Open League Final Saturday at Lakeside.

The Innkeepers, who lost to Kootenay Co-op 3-1 during the last regular season game of the season, had no answers for the surprising offensive push of the champs.

Mark Donnelly in the house for Vees opener

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Kootenay Lake Fishing Report

Chicago resident, Tom Bartzis holds up a nice 13 pound Rainbow before releasing it back into Kootenay Lake. — Photo courtesy Reel Adventures Sportfishing

By Kerry Reed, Reel Adventures Sportfishing

Great weather for fishing now that its fall, it's time to hook a big one on Kootenay Lake.

Kerry Reed of Reel Adventures Charters is here to give his monthly fishing report. So read and enjoy.