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by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Oct 28 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports


During youth soccer Noelle Sylvester was counted on for filling the net.

Rep teams, house league, even high-level women’s tournaments, the speedy Sylvester was the “go-to girl” when it came to scoring.

Fast forward a few, well, a lot of years, and the Nelson Youth Soccer grad has found out what life...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Oct 28 2010

This team gets together every week at the Nelson Bowling Alley . . . and every year at the B.C. Senior’s Games.

 The Nelson Daily salutes the 2010 B.C. Senior’s Games gold, silver and bronze medal winners from the bowling alley with Team of the Week honors.

The group was in Campbell River in September to compete in the annual games.

The team includes...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Oct 28 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports

The Nelson Leafs appeared to have solved that dreaded problem scoring.

Now the two-time Kootenay International Junior Hockey League finalist has added some grit in front of the net, which could make finding goals even easier.

Leaf coach and GM Chris Shaw announced Thursday the team is getting a bigger...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Oct 28 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

It’s been a tough go for the Nelson/Castlegar Midget Reps.

The combined team of players from the Heritage and Sunflower Cities has struggled to win any games this season on the Minor Hockey Midget Rep circuit.

The latest setback came Saturday when Nakusp put a 9-2 shellacking on the Reps. The loss came on the heels of...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Oct 27 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Vernon Vipers are quickly shifting gears in regards to Nelson Leafs graduates.

The B.C. Hockey League franchise traded winger Gus Correale to the Grande Prairie Storm of the Alberta Junior Hockey League Tuesday.

In return for the Nelson Leafs rookie winger Vernon receives the rights to 18-year-old defenceman...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Oct 26 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The West Kootenay Men’s Flag Football League just got a whole lot tighter after Dam Inn Mates shocked the Hume Brewers 31-24 in action Sunday at the Mount Sentinel Field.

The Brewers, which had dominated the Mates during week one of the season 23-1, were a different team without starting quarterback Steven Doyle.
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by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Oct 26 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Shawn DeGroot of L.V. Rogers tuned up for today’s Kootenay High School Cross Country Championships by capturing the West Kootenay title last week at Camp Busk Ski Trails south of Nelson.

DeGroot edged rival Lukas Smith of Kaslo’s J.V. Humphries for the West Kootenay crown in the Senior Boy’s race.

Hunter Stanway of J....

by Contributor on Tuesday Oct 26 2010

The Selkirk College Saints made the first road trip a memorable one as the Kootenay-based team doubled the University of the Fraser Valley 6-3 in B.C. Intercollegiate Hockey League play Friday at at the Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre.

Former Nelson Leaf snipers, Caleb Georgetti of Nelson and Scott Jago of Castlegar, provided the offence, as Selkirk exploded for four second...

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