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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 28 2019

Nelson Leafs scored three times in the second period to edge Golden Rockets 4-1 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Sunday afternoon at the NDCC Arena.

The win allowed the Murdoch Division leading Leafs to gain a weekend split after dropping a 5-3 decision to the Ghostriders Saturday night in Fernie.

Keenan Crossman, scoring on the power play, Shawn Campbell and...

by Trevor Miller on Monday Jan 28 2019

The Trail Smoke Eaters used three power play and a four-point performance from Trevor Zins to propel them to a 5-4 victory over the Salmon Arm Silverbacks on Saturday night at the Shaw Centre. 

The Smoke Eaters opened the scoring at the 6:01 mark in the 1st period and was a special one for affiliate player Paul Leroux as he tipped in his first career BC Hockey League goal....

by Trevor Miller on Saturday Jan 26 2019

The Trail Smoke Eaters surrendered a late 3rd period lead and fell in overtime to the Salmon Arm Silverbacks by a 3-2 score on Friday night at the Shaw Centre. 

It was a bit of a feeling out process in the opening period of play as the two teams collected seven shots each with none finding the back of the net. Trail had the 1st period’s only power play that offered...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Jan 25 2019

The Nelson Leafs look to keep their nine-game unbeaten streak intact against two Eddie Mountain opponents as the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League enters its final five weeks of the regular season.

The Green and White conclude a three-game road trip Saturday in Fernie against the second-place Ghostriders before hosting Golden Rockets Sunday afternoon at the NDCC Arena.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jan 24 2019

Glacier gymnasts are gearing up for the first home event of the 2019 competitive season when the club hosts the annual Judges Cup this weekend at the Civic Centre facility.

Athletes from Trail, Invermere and Castlegar join the host Glacier club at the two-day competition in a variety of categories including artistic gymnastics (Saturday) and trampoline events (Sunday).

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by Bob Hall on Tuesday Jan 22 2019

For his first off-ice hockey job, Selkirk College alumnus Arie Postmus could not have landed a better boss to show him the ropes.

This past summer, the former Selkirk College Saints defenceman secured a position with the Western Hockey League’s Red Deer Rebels as the team’s Hockey Operations Administrator that includes a focus on player education and wellness. His boss is Brent Sutter,...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 21 2019

Nelson Leafs rallied from a round-robin setback to capture the Greater Trail Minor Hockey Peewee House Tournament Sunday in Rossland.

The Leafs dumped Grand Forks 5-1 in the final to capture the tournament title.

Nelson opened with wins over Beaver Valley and West Kootenay Wildcats before stumbling badly against Grand Forks, losing 13-3 in the final round robin game.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jan 20 2019

Nelson Leafs remain unbeaten in nine games, getting a late third-period goal from Michael LeNoury to tie Beaver Valley Nitehawks 4-4 Saturday night in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action at the Fruitvale Arena.

The Leafs entered the game riding an eight-game winning streak after knocking off Grand Forks Border Bruins 5-2 Friday in the Boundary City.

LeNoury, also...

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