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by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Sep 30 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Kootenay Ice will be looking for win number one of the season when the club plays host to the high-flying Okanagan Rockets Saturday and Sunday in B.C. Hockey Major Midget League action at the NDCC Arena.

The Ice enters the contest without a win after opening the season on the road with a pair of losses last weekend in Nanaimo.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Sep 30 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

If this keeps up the West Kootenay Boundary Zone Six athletes will no doubt be challenging for top spot when the B.C. Seniors Games rolls into Trail/Castlegar/Nelson in August of 2011.

The zone shot up the medal standings like a rocket to record its best finish in years with a whopping 111 medals during the 2010 B.C. Seniors Games Sept....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Sep 29 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports

Nelson exploded for three second-period goals en route to a 4-1 victory over the Spokane Braves in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Wednesday night at the NDCC Arena.

The victory, the third in fourth attempts, pulls the Leafs (3-5) into a third-place tie with the Braves in Neil Murdoch standings.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Sep 29 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports

It was a downer weekend for the Mount Sentinel Wildcats on the High School Girl’s Volleyball circuit.

Playing many of the top teams in the province, the Wildcats finished well down the standings at the Immaculata High School Girl’s Invitational Volleyball Tournament Saturday in the Central Okanagan, finishing the two-day...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Sep 29 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Colorado Avalanche of the NHL announced Tuesday the club had signed Luke Walker of Castlegar to an entry-level contract.

Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Colorado selected the Sunflower City minor hockey grad in the fifth round of the 2010 draft. In two pre-season games with the Avs, Walker, who played in...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 28 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Hume Brewers took advantage of a short-staffed Our Glass squad to cruise to a 33-6 victory Sunday in West Kootenay Flag Football League action at the Mount Sentinel Field.

The game was only contest schedule in the WKMFFL.

Leading 7-0 at halftime, the Brewers offence began to wear down the Our Glass defenders. Our Glass played...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 28 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Mount Sentinel High School in South Slocan is the next stop on the West Kootenay High School Cross Country schedule.

The race, set for Wednesday at 4 p.m., is expected to draw competitors from throughout the West Kootenay region, including teams from Salmo, L.V. Rogers in Nelson, Kaslo’s J.V. Humphries and the host Wildcats.

The...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 28 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports Editor


The Nelson Leafs will be looking to get back on the winning track when the club plays host to the Spokane Braves in a Kootenay International Junior Hockey League contest Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the NDCC Arena.

It’s the first meeting between the two clubs since Nelson ousted the Braves in seven games during last...

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