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by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Sep 29 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports

It was a downer weekend for the Mount Sentinel Wildcats on the High School Girl’s Volleyball circuit.

Playing many of the top teams in the province, the Wildcats finished well down the standings at the Immaculata High School Girl’s Invitational Volleyball Tournament Saturday in the Central Okanagan, finishing the two-day...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Sep 29 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Colorado Avalanche of the NHL announced Tuesday the club had signed Luke Walker of Castlegar to an entry-level contract.

Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Colorado selected the Sunflower City minor hockey grad in the fifth round of the 2010 draft. In two pre-season games with the Avs, Walker, who played in...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 28 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Hume Brewers took advantage of a short-staffed Our Glass squad to cruise to a 33-6 victory Sunday in West Kootenay Flag Football League action at the Mount Sentinel Field.

The game was only contest schedule in the WKMFFL.

Leading 7-0 at halftime, the Brewers offence began to wear down the Our Glass defenders. Our Glass played...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 28 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Mount Sentinel High School in South Slocan is the next stop on the West Kootenay High School Cross Country schedule.

The race, set for Wednesday at 4 p.m., is expected to draw competitors from throughout the West Kootenay region, including teams from Salmo, L.V. Rogers in Nelson, Kaslo’s J.V. Humphries and the host Wildcats.

The...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 28 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports Editor


The Nelson Leafs will be looking to get back on the winning track when the club plays host to the Spokane Braves in a Kootenay International Junior Hockey League contest Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the NDCC Arena.

It’s the first meeting between the two clubs since Nelson ousted the Braves in seven games during last...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Sep 27 2010


By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports

While friends were chilling on the beach during the summer Aimee DiBella was in the gym working the weights.

While those same friends chumming with others the 5’7” Team B.C. product was running the highways between Nelson and Taghum.

But while DiBella’s buddies are shoveling snow in February, the hockey protégé...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Sep 27 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Nelson native Geoff Kinrade remains on the training camp roster of the Ottawa Senators but isn’t getting much of a chance to prove his value to the National Hockey League club.

Once again the pride of Nelson was left out of the lineup as the NHL club prepares to meet the Buffalo Sabres Tuesday in the annual Kraft Hockeyville game in...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Sep 27 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

It’s down to six teams as the Nelson City Soccer League determines its champion in the three leagues — Men’s Open, Women’s Over 30 and Men’s Over 35 — Sunday at the Lakeside Pitch.

The Nelson Innkeepers meets rival Kootenay Co-op in the Men’s Open Final. The Innkeepers outlasted U18 Reps 9-8 in a wild one at Lakeside.

Meanwhile, Co-...

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