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by The Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Oct 17 2022

The L.V. Rogers Bombers added another piece of hardware to the trophy case over the weekend, finishing first in Division 2 at the Kelowna Secondary Best of the West Senior Girls Volleyball Tournament.

LVR bounced Selkirk of Kimberley 2-0 — 25-15, 25-22 — in the best-of-three Division 2 Final Saturday in Kelowna.

The Bombers narrowly missed out on competing in Division 1 of the...

by Lone Sheep Publishing on Tuesday Oct 11 2022

In a media release on the Hockey Canada website,  the Board of Directors has announced important changes to Hockey Canada’s leadership team.

Effective immediately, Hockey Canada announced the departure of chief executive officer Scott Smith along with the entire Board has also agreed to step down to make room for a new slate of directors.

Hockey Canada said an interim management...

by Emanuel Sequeira KIJHL Director of Communications on Friday Oct 07 2022

The Grand Forks Border Bruins are the toast of the Neil Murdoch Division following week two of the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League.

The Bruins won two of their three games last week, including a 3-0 road victory over the Nelson Leafs, and currently are first in their division.

Head Coach & GM Dave Hnatiuk said the start of the season has been nice and one they...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Oct 07 2022

Jackson’s Hole once again found a way to the top of the Nelson Soccer Association Men’s Masters League.

Jackson’s Hole defeated regular season winning Real Nelson 3-0 in the final to capture the 2022 Men’s Masters League.

Jackson’s Hole, finishing third overall in league standings behind Real Nelson and second-place Bia Bora, got past Bia Bora 1-0 in the semi-final to advance to...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Oct 04 2022

The L.V. Rogers Bombers won another BC High School Girls Volleyball Tournament.

The Bombers made it two straight tournament wins after edging out Fernie Falcons to clinch the Mount Sentinel Wildcats Volleyball Tournament Saturday at the South Slocan School.

LVR, opening the season with a first place showing at the South Okanagan Hornets Tournament in Oliver, defeated the Falcons...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Sep 29 2022

Week One of the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League is in the books and the Nelson Leafs currently sit fourth overall after the first Power Rankings behind defending champion Revelstoke Grizzlies, Fernie Ghostriders and Sicamous Eagles.

Nelson opened the current season with a pair of wins — 2-1 home ice victory against Princeton and 4-2 road win over Grand Forks Border Bruins...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Sep 26 2022

The L.V. Rogers Bombers swept past the competition to capture the South Okanagan Hornets Senior Girls Invitational Volleyball Tournament this past weekend in Oliver.

The Bombers did not lose a set during the seven team tournament that hosted teams from J. Lloyd Crowe in Trail, Summerland, Grand Forks, Penticton, Princess Margaret of Penticton and host South Okanagan.

The Bombers...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Sep 26 2022

The Kootenay Glaciers won Gold in Men’s Hockey 60-plus division at the recent BC Senior Games held in Victoria.

The Glaciers, consisting of players from throughout the West Kootenay area, edged out Vancouver Island South Victoria Bears for the top prize in the 60-plus category.

The Old Puckers from Vancouver Island North finished in third to claim the bronze medal.