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by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jun 01 2017

The L.V. Rogers Bombers continue to stack up the wins at the BC High School AA Girl's Soccer Championships in Nelson.

The Bombers opened with a narrow 1-0 win over St. Michael's University of Victoria before filling the net in a 7-0 romp past Nechako Valley of Vanderhoof in the afternoon contest.

LVR, defending champs, lead Pool A with a 2-0 record. DW Poppy of Langley is second...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jun 01 2017

The Nelson Selects is keeping building process on schedule for a berth in the BC Soccer Provincial B Cup.

The Selects posted a pair of wins over rival Kootenay South to advance past the first phase of Kootenay U13 Boy’s Provincial B Cup Qualifying recent at the Lakeside Pitch in Nelson.

Milo Klein scored twice and Levi Taylor converted a penalty kick to power the Selects to a 6-1...

by Contributor on Tuesday May 30 2017

LV Rogers senior girls’ soccer team is going to have a very busy week.

Not only are the girls getting ready to defend their BC AA provincial championship, but they are going to be doing it on home turf.

This week, LV Rogers is hosting the BC High School AA Girls Soccer Provincial Championships at the Lakeside fields. There will be 16 teams and close to 300 players participating...

by Bob Hall on Tuesday May 30 2017

A pair of recruits who will suit up for the Selkirk College Saints in the upcoming season share the common goals of bringing back the British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) title back to the West Kootenay and striving for excellence in the Business Administration Program.

Brayden McCartney and Parker Sharp join the recruiting class for the upcoming 2017-2018 season where...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday May 29 2017

The Terry Walgren Youth Soccer Tournament attracted players and teams from throughout the Kootenay and Okanagan regions along with some participants from south of the 49th parallel.

Part of the weekend was reserved for players under the age of 12 playing in a Jamboree style event.

Host Nelson, with 21-plus players on the roster, entered a pair of teams into the...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday May 29 2017

The Nelson Neptunes took home a fourth-place finish at the opening meet of the Kootenay Summer Swim Association season Sunday in Trail.

Lachlan Bibby-Fox turned in a gold medal performance in Division 2 Boys to lead the Neptune charge.

“Our first meet in Trail was a huge success, a lot of new swimmers where able to attend and get a feel for what racing is all about and experience...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday May 28 2017

The L.V. Rogers Bombers take to the pitch this week to play host to the BC High School AA Girl's Soccer Championships beginning Thursday at the Lakeside Soccer Pitch.

Some of the games are also being played in Castlegar.

The Bombers, defending BC Champs, play a round-robin draw in the pool with DW Poppey of Langley, St. Michael's University from Victoria and Nechako Valley of...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday May 26 2017

Former Nelson Mayor John Dooley is back at the helm for the Green and White as the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League club held its annual general meeting Wednesday.

Dooley is joined by returning board members Karilynn Carr, Gioconda Gordon, Randy Craik and Lauretta Wilson.

New members voted to the board include Jeff Wright, Cory Viala and Peter Bayne. The trio replace...