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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 17 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The red-hot streak by Kootenay Ice standards came to a crashing end after the Cariboo Cougars swept a pair of B.C. Major Midget Hockey League games during the weekend in the Thompson region.

Harjas Grewal had three points, including two goals, to lead the Cougars to a 7-4 victory Sunday at McArthur Island Sports Centre in...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 17 2011


By The Nelson Daily Sports


Kootenay Ice Jesse Knowler won the fastest skater competition, but the opposing Team White took the bigger prize, edging Team Blue 6-5 at the annual B.C. Hockey Major Midget Hockey League All Star Game Friday during the weekend at the Art Holding Memorial Arena in Chase.

Alex Kerfott of West Vancouver scored the winning...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jan 16 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

It was a good old fashion bowling split at the 2011 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League All Star Weekend in Fernie.

Team Okanagan outlasted Team Kootenay 6-4 to claim the Prospects Game Friday in the East Kootenay City.

Nelson Leafs Cameron Dobransky carried the Green and White colors for Team Kootenay.

Saturday, Team...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jan 13 2011

By Bruce Fuhr
The Nelson Daily Sports


It wasn’t that long ago that Leaf D-man Riley Henderson led a carefree life.

Play hockey, enjoy life and play hockey.

However, life took a near-fatal turn for the Richmond native during a trip back to practice with the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League franchise following the Christmas...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jan 13 2011

The Glacier Gymnastics club kicks off the competitive season Saturday with the Glacier Judges Cup competition.

Teams from Trail, Castlegar and Golden join host Glacier athletes at the one-day event.

The meet is being held to promote a new judging format.

The Glacier competitive team is expected to attend several meets throughout the province, including the...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jan 13 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Selkirk Saints dropped a pair of road games as the B.C. Intercollegiate Hockey season kicked off its 2011 season on a variety of fronts.

Selkirk opened the new semester with a 10-4 shellacking at the hands of Simon Fraser Clan. Saturday, the Saints lost a close one, losing 3-2 to Trinity Western Spartans.

Selkirk...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jan 13 2011

By The Nelson Daily Staff

The Spokane A’s pay a visit to the Heritage City Saturday to meet the Peewee Leafs in West Kootenay Peewee Rep Minor Hockey action.

The A’s blasted the Leafs 8-0 in action last week in Spokane.
Sunday, Nelson rebounded from the tough loss to edge the Spokane B’s 1-0.

Merrisa Dawson scored the only goal the Leafs...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jan 13 2011

Nelson Figure skaters did more than just turn in solid performances at the Rossland Mini Competition, the Heritage City contingent won the event for the second time in 30 years.

Staff and management at Mallard’s Source For Sports would like to salute members of the winning Nelson Figure Skating squad with Team of the Week honours.

The members of the team include, back row, L-R,...

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