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by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Sep 23 2010

The Nelson Leafs will be looking to add to its one-game winning streak when the club visits Grand Forks Border Bruins in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action tonight in the Boundary City.

The Leafs, 1-4 to start the season, are still smarting from a 6-2 pounding the club took at the hands of the Bruins and hope to right the wrong of a week ago.

“The game in Grand...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Sep 22 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

City rivals, the L.V. Rogers Bombers and Trafalgar Totems take to Queen Elizabeth Park today for a friendly High School Girl's Fieldhockey game.

The contest is the first action for the teams since both clubs played in the recent Stanley Humphries Rockers Fieldhockey Tournament held at Pass Creek Park in Robson.

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Sep 22 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports Editor


After being the face of Nelson Leafs’ franchise for the past five years, Simon Wheeldon pictured himself spending time this coming hockey season in a rink, watching the game he so deeply loves.

However, the plan had the former European hockey star taking a position in the stands and not behind the player’...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Sep 22 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

For the second straight week the Dam Inn Mates took it on the chin.

In a rematch of the 2010 West Kootenay Flag Football League final, the Mates once again played second fiddle to the Castlegar Vikings.

This time the Vikings hammered the Mates 38-7 in action Sunday at the Mount Sentinel Field. During week one, Hume...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 21 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

What the Mount Sentinel Wildcat lack in experience, the team makes up in hard work.

That’s what head coach Glen Campbell witnessed at the opening tournament of the season in Creston.

The Cats played hard but inexperience cost the team as Mount Sentinel lost in the semi finals of the Prince Charles Comets Invitational...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 21 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports Editor


If the Nelson Leafs didn’t have bad luck the team would have no luck at all.

Already icing one of the youngest rosters in the entire Kootenay International Junior Hockey League, the Leafs played most of last weekend without the services of three veteran players — forwards Gavin Currie and Cody Abbey and...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 21 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Nelson native Geoff Kinrade joined a long list of Senators who did not take to the ice Tuesday for Ottawa’s 5-0 thrashing of the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Center.

Jason Spezza, Daniel Alfredsson, Alex Kovalev, Milan Michalek, Chris Phillips and Pascal Leclaire joined Kinrade, who re-signed a one-year, two-way...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Sep 20 2010

The Nelson Daily Sports Staff

The Nelson City Soccer League has moved to a new time, but at the same place.

Due to a loss of daylight hours league organizers moved evening game to Sunday afternoon at the Lakeside Fields.

Taking advantage of the extra light in the Men’s Over-35 League were Red Dog and Jackson’s Hole. Both teams, although...

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