by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Apr 28 2016

The L.V. Rogers Bombers Rugby program continues to get better with age.

The Bombers continued to dominate High School teams in the West Kootenay and province after the Bombers returned from the Kamloops RugbyFest with a clean slate, winning games against Hunting Hills, Chilliwack and...

by Bob Hall on Monday Apr 25 2016

The Selkirk College Saints Golf Camp is adding a new professional to its roster of instructors this summer—though he’s not a new face to the organization.

Garrett Kucher is returning to the golf camp for a fourth season as instructor, but this time it will also be as a...

by Contributor on Sunday Apr 24 2016

Ten gymnasts and two members of the trampoline team from Nelson’s Glacier Gymnastics Club, strutted their stuff at the 2016 BC Provincial Championships held recently in Langley.

All the gymnasts’ performances seamlessly fit in with the lower mainland and other BC clubs. ...

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UPDATED: Ursel's Team BC wins pair to keep pace with leader at Canadian Senior Men’s Curling Championships

Skip Bob Ursel, seen here competing with his rink at the Nelson Cashspiel in November 2015, finished Day one of the 2016 Canadian Senior Men’s Curling Championships in Digby, Nova Scotia with a 1-1 record. — The Nelson Daily file photo

Team BC had the offence running on all cylinders Tuesday at the 2016 Canadian Senior Men’s Curling Championships in Digby, Nova Scotia, scoring 16 points en route to a pair of wins.

Skip Bob Ursel and third Dave Stephenson, both of Kelowna, second Don Freschi of Trail and lead Fred Thomson of Nelson doubled Grant Odishaw of New Brunswick 6-3 to open the day before blasting Ed Sattelberger of Nunavet 10-2 in six ends.

The two wins keeps Team BC, 3-1, within striking distance of top spot in Pool B standings.

Mallard's Team of the Week — Nelson U16 Selects

The Nelson U16 Selects Girls squad includes,  Back row, L-R, Bella Guderyan, Anna Milde, Julia Burkart, Emily Taylor, Jodi Surina, Mimi Lockhurst, Lucy Fox, Ali D’Odorico and coach Paul Burkart. Front, Ashley Hall, Sophia Arcuri, Hanna Quinn, Allison Bendis and Shianne Michalchuk. — Bob Hall photo

Not much rust on those boots.

The Nelson Youth Soccer U16 Girls came out of the starting gates a blazing to capture the gold medal at the Kelowna Icebreaker Tournament over the Easter weekend.

The Selects finished the tournament with a 4-0 round-robin record, out scoring the opponents 12-0 during the round robin before knocking off Vernon United 2-1 in the Championship Final.

Staff at Mallard's Source for sports would like to add to the Championship Weekend with Team of the Week honours.

Nelson U16 Selects Girls Golden in Kelowna

Nelson U16 Selects midfielder Emily Taylor was a force all weekend at the annual Kelowna Icebreaker Tournament where the locals captured the gold medal.

The Nelson U16 Selects Girls started the 2016 season on the right foot with a championship run at the annual Kelowna Icebreaker Tournament over the Easter weekend.

The girls put together a perfect 4-0 round-robin record where they outscored opponents 12-0 to earn a spot in the gold medal final. In a soggy championship match, the Selects outlasted Vernon United 2-1 to claim the tournament title.

Richter scores hat trick to help Nitros even KIJHL Final against Wranglers

Richter scores hat trick to help Nitros even KIJHL Final against Wranglers

Not so fast 100 Mile House Wranglers.

The defending Kootenay International Junior Hockey League champs are not willing to let their title go without a fight.

Jason Richter scored a natural hat trick to power the Nitros to a 4-1 decision over the 100 Mile House Wranglers Sunday in KIJHL Finals action in Kimberley.

The victory evens the best-of-seven series a 1-1.

100 Mile House struck first in the series, edging Kimberley 2-1 Saturday.

Friesen sparks Wranglers past Nitros in KIJHL Championship opener

Friesen sparks Wranglers past Nitros in KIJHL Championship opener

The road back to the top of the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League hit a pothole for defending champion Kimberley Dynamiters Saturday in the Bavarian City.

Ryan Friesen scored the game-winner with six minutes remaining in the game to spark the 100 Mile House Wranglers to a 2-1 win over the Dynamiters in Game one of the League Championship series.

The Wranglers now secured home-ice advantage as the team prepare for Game two of the best-of-seven series Sunday in Kimberley.

Jacked up and ready for the Canadian Senior Men's Championships

From left, skip Bob Ursel, third Dave Stephenson, second Don Freschi and lead Fred Thomson, are geared up to take a run at the Canadian Senior Men's Curling Championships in Digby, NS.

The BC Senior Men’s Champs are ready to reload as the rink begins quest for the top prize at the Canadian Senior Men’s Curling Championships beginning Monday in Digby, Nova Scotia.

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