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by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Dec 01 2019

Reid Wilson and Kaleb Comishin each scored twice to spark the Nelson Leafs to a 5-2 victory over the Castlegar Rebels in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Saturday night in the Sunflower City.

The win snapped a three-game losing skid for the Leafs and kept the Green and White on top of the Murdoch Division standings, three points ahead of second-place Beaver Valley...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Nov 29 2019

There’s no time like the present for the Nelson Leafs to hit the reset button and return to their winning ways when the club travels to Castlegar Saturday to meet the Rebels in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action.

The Leafs are coming off a three-game swing through the Eddie Mountain Division that saw the Green and White drop all three contests against Fernie, Kimberley...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Nov 26 2019

The Nelson Leafs swept through the competition en route to capturing the Revelstoke Peewee Rep Minor Hockey Tournament Sunday at the Revelstoke Forum.

The Leafs, paced by Jack Boyes and Game MVP Larson Proctor, bounced Golden 5-1 in the final to claim the weekend’s top prize.

Nelson netminder Grady Groenhyysen registered the win in goal, with Dax Dewar, Sawan Bhabra, Weston...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Nov 25 2019

Trafalgar Thunder followed up a West Kootenay Championship with a win at the Creston Invitational Boys Volleyball Tournament Saturday in the East Kootenay City.

The Thunder defeated host Prince Charles of Creston 2-0 in the best-of-three title.

Trafalgar swept through the round robin draw posting wins against Crawford Bay and two Creston teams.

The Thunder defeated...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Nov 24 2019

It’s a long season, as the Nelson Leafs are realizing.

The Green and White hit another speed bump along the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League road this past weekend after the Heritage City franchise was swept by Eddie Mountain teams.

The latest setback came Saturday night in Golden when the Rockets rallied from a 3-2 third period deficit to edge the Leafs 5-3.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Nov 24 2019

The Mount Sentinel Wildcats came within a few sets of capturing a medal at the BC High School A Boys' Volleyball Championships Saturday at the Selkirk College Gymnasium in Castlegar.

The Wildcats dropped a four-set decision to Credo Christian of  Langley 25-21, 30-28, 19-25, 25-16 to finish fourth overall at the 16 team tournament.

Vernon Christian defeated Centennial...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Nov 22 2019

Johnny Elias scored with less than three minutes in the game to power the Fernie Ghorstriders to a 6-4 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the Nelson Leafs Thursday night in the East Kootenay City.

The win was the second in three meetings for the Ghostriders against the Murdoch Division leaders. Both previous games had been won in overtime.

Elias combined...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Nov 21 2019

Trafalgar Thunder used home court advantage to capture the West Kootenay Grade 8 Volleyball Championships Monday at the Uphill School Gymnasium.

Trafalgar captured both the girl’s and boy’s titles with wins over their school rivals.

Thunder A squad edged Trafalgar B 11-15, 15-4, 15-13.

Trafalgar A edged Wildflower of Nelson and Crawford Bay to advance to the...

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