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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 24 2011

The excitement is building by the day as the Nakusp faithful attempt to land one of the 10 bids in the Kraft Hockeyville contest.

Local enthusiasts packed the local arena Saturday night as part of Rally in the Valley in support of landing Kraft Hockeyville 2011.

Nakusp displayed its pride at the arena during an evening featuring a midget rep game with junior and senior novice...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 24 2011

The Nelson Leafs just lost another Murdoch Division battle Saturday night.

Tuesday at the NDCC Arena it doesn’t get any easier as the Murdoch leading Castlegar Rebels, a team the Leafs have yet to defeat this season, invades the Heritage City for a mid-week Kootenay International Junior Hockey League clash.

The Rebels, losers of just six games this season, hold a...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jan 23 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Kelly Scott of Kelowna stole the tenth end to capture the 2011 Scotties B.C. Women’s Curling Championships with a 5-3 victory over New Westminster’s Kelley Law Sunday at the Cloverdale Curling Club.

Scott, third Jeanna Richard, second Sasha Carter and lead Jacquie Armstrong now represent British Columbia in Charlottetown at the...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jan 23 2011

It will be the Pack and Steelers heading to do battle in Dallas in two weeks time.

Both teams found just enough points to capture their respective conference titles as the National Football League determined the two teams heading to the Super Bowl in Big D.

For the third time in six seasons, Terrible Towels will twirl at the Super Bowl. The Steelers silenced Rex Ryan's wild bunch...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jan 23 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

For the second consecutive night a player with ties to the Heritage City came back to haunt the Nelson Leafs.

Nelson Minor Hockey grad Ryon Sookro scored early in overtime to power the visiting Beaver Valley Nitehawks to a 2-1 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the Leafs Saturday night at the NDCC Arena....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Jan 22 2011

By Bruce Fuhr
The Nelson Daily Sports


Landon Andrusiak and Dane Rupert made their respective returns to the NDCC Arena memorable for all the right reasons.

The two former Nelson players had the last laugh, combining for seven points in an 8-6 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the Leafs Friday night in the Heritage City.
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by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Jan 21 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Three players, including Nelson Minor Hockey grad Adam Wheeldon, had two points to lead the Leafs to a 5-3 victory over the Grand Forks Border Bruins in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Thursday night in the Boundary City.

Wheeldon, with two helpers, Joel Stewart and Cameron Dobransky, all paced the Leaf attack...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jan 20 2011

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports


Freshman point guard Garrett Perry had a breakout game as the L.V. Rogers Bombers blasted the J. Lloyd Crowe Hawks 76-44 in Kootenay High School Boy’s Basketball League action Thursday night at the Hangar.

Perry checked in with 20 points, but it was his fine distribution of the ball that caught the attention of...

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