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by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Feb 05 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Erik Wentzel scored a power play goal with eight minutes left in the game to spark the Castlegar Rebels to a 4-3 victory over the Nelson Leafs in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Friday at the NDCC Arena.

The loss was the third straight for the Leafs. Castlegar has dominated the season series against the Nelson...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Feb 03 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

L.V. Rogers varsity basketball teams take to the Hangar Friday to host the Bomber Classic High School Girl’s and Boy’s Basketball tournament.

The annual tourney opens Friday at 2 p.m. in front of the student body as the LVR Bombers play host to the Selkirk Storm of Kimberley.

The Bombers have owned the Storm this...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Feb 03 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Nelson Leafs will look to snap out of a two-game Kootenay International Junior Hockey League slide.

However, it won’t be easy as the opposition is the Murdoch leading Castlegar Rebels.

The Leafs meet the Rebels in a two-game home-and-home series beginning tonight at 7 p.m. the NDCC Arena.

The last time...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Feb 03 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Kootenay Ice scored the first goal during a two-game B.C. Major Midget Hockey League series against the Vancouver Northeast Chiefs.

Unfortunately, that was the last goal.

Vancouver scored nine unanswered goals over two days to sweep the BCMMHL series by 3-1 and 6-0 scores.

Matthew Bissett had four...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Feb 03 2011

The L.V. Rogers Bombers guys and girls varsity basketball teams are rolling out the red carpet on the Bomber Classic High School tournament beginning Friday at the Hangar.

Staff and management at Mallard’s Source For Sports would like wish the teams luck by handing the hoopsters Team of the Week honours.

The teams include, back row, L-R, Jason D’Andrea, Clay Rickaby,...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Feb 02 2011

By Bruce Fuhr
The Nelson Daily Sports

Long time ago in a far away place, humans realized by attaching two shaped pieces of wood to their feet they could travel faster when hunting in snow-covered fields and woods.

You won’t see Peter or Julien Locke breezing through the forests around the Heritage City with rifle strapped on back looking for dinner...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Feb 01 2011

By Bruce Fuhr
The Nelson Daily Sports


Hoop fans taking in the Bomber tournament this weekend at the Hangar may be a little confused at the colour of the whistles used by the game officials.

Please do not adjust your bifocals.

The pink whistle is part of the Blow The Whistle on Cancer campaign supported by basketball officials across B.C....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Feb 01 2011

By Bruce Fuhr
The Nelson Daily Sports


The Kootenay Wildcats proved they can play at the same level as the elite teams in the B.C. Female Midget AAA Hockey League.
 

The Wildcats just can’t beat those elite teams.

Thompson/Okanagan Rockets reeled off a pair of Female Midget AAA League wins during the weekend in Nelson, edging Kootenay 4-0...

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