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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jun 25 2018

Lions Park in Nelson was a busy place Sunday as Nelson Baseball Association hosted the Rookie Championships at the diamond.

Teams from Nelson and Castlegar challenged each other for bragging rights in this windup tournament for the 2018 Minor Baseball season.

Teams from Nelson included the Nelson Blue Jays, Nelson Greyhounds and Nelson Reds.

This concludes the Minor...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Jun 22 2018

Nelson Baseball teams head into playoff weekend at various locations as West Kootenay Minor Baseball concludes its season this weekend.

At Lions Park in Nelson, teams from Nelson and Castlegar meet to determine the Rookie Championships Sunday.

Nelson Blue Jays, Nelson Greyhounds and Nelson Reds are joined by two teams from Castlegar in the five-team tournament.


by Bob Hall on Wednesday Jun 20 2018

The Selkirk College Saints didn’t need to look far to find a pair of top forward prospects to join the recruiting class for the upcoming 2018-2019 British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) season.

As the Saints gear up to plot a return to the BCIHL championship final, Saints’ head coach Brent Heaven has announced that Beaver Valley Nighthawks graduate Nolan...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jun 18 2018

Craig Wilkinson at Balfour Golf Course is back to help with the fight against ALS.

Wilkinson, head pro at Balfour Golf Course, is going to golf as many holes as possible on Monday, June 25, to raise awareness and funds for the ALS Society of BC.

The Balfour Golf Course is one of over 30 golf courses located across BC participating in the 13th Annual PGA of BC Golfathon...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jun 17 2018

The Nelson Selects cruised to the Kootenay Championship during the recent U18 Girls BC Soccer Provincial B Zone Playdown title.

The Selects defeated Kootenay South in a two-game series by scores of 6-0 and 3-1 to advance to the BC Provincial B Cup next month in Kamloops.

Mallard's Source for sports is pleased to honour the Selects as Team of the Week.

The team includes,...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Jun 15 2018

The Nelson Neptunes won the Silver medal for the second time this Kootenay Summer Swim Association season during a recent meet in Trail.

Grand Forks Piranhas once again edged out the Neptunes as teams competed at the Trail Stingrays Invitational Meet.

“Overall the Neptunes continued to improve, swimming just over 50 percent of the races in a best time,” said Nelson head coach...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Jun 13 2018

There's going to be a new person at the helm when the puck drops on the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League in September.

Longtime KIJHL president Bill Ohlhausen has decided to step down as President of the 20-team Junior B Hockey League. Ohlhausen, who has been at the helm of the interior league for the past 17 years, made the annoucement during the KIJHL/BC Hockey AGM this...

by Contributor on Wednesday Jun 13 2018

Another month of fishing is in the books. Now Kerry Reed of Reel Adventures Sportfishing is set to give fishermen the straight goods on June fishing.

Kootenay Lake

May was a good month of fishing.  Early on it was the usual buck tailing for Rainbows and things were very productive.  But once the high water hit, it was a little bit more tricky. Dodging...