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by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Dec 06 2019

The Nelson Leafs will have a chip on their shoulder when the Green and White once again venture east to take on Eddie Mountain Division teams in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action, beginning Friday in Cranbrook.

The Leafs, 2-6 against Eddie Mountain Division teams this season, meet Golden Rockets and Columbia Valley Rockies Friday and Saturday in KIJHL action.


by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Dec 03 2019

Team Medford of Kimberley/Cranbrook defeated fellow East Kootenay rink Ken McHargue in the A Final to capture the annual Doug Bothamley Cashspiel Sunday at the Nelson Curling Club.

Team Medford, consisting of skip Chris Medford, third Steve Tersmette, second Mitch Young and lead Jeff Langin, took home the top prize of $2050 in the weekend cashspiel.

B-event went to Kevin Maffioli...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Dec 02 2019

The Mount Sentinel Wildcats came ever so close to winning a medal at the BC. High School A Girls Volleyball Championships Saturday at Castlegar’s Selkirk College Gymnasium.

The Cats dropped a heartbreaking three-set match 17-25, 25-18, 15-8, to Unity Christian of Chilliwack to finish fourth overall at the 16-team tournament.

Kelowna Christian defeated Fernie Falcons in straight...

by Bob Hall on Monday Dec 02 2019

The Selkirk College Saints return home this weekend where the team hopes the holiday spirit will be on their side as they wrap up the first semester of play against the Simon Fraser University Clan.

Winless in their last four British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) games, the Saints head into the two-game set against Simon Fraser tied for third place with the Burnaby-...

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...