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by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Jan 04 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

For the fourth straight game the L.V. Rogers Bombers took it on the chin.

Jamie Adams poured in a game-high 18 points to lead the Selkirk Rangers to a convincing 74-39 victory over the Bombers in High School Senior Girl’s Exhibition Basketball action Tuesday in Metaline, Washington.

The Rangers, 8-2 on the season...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Jan 04 2011

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The L.V. Rogers Junior Bomber started off the New Years with a solid contest south of the 49th parallel.

The Bombers dropped a close 47-32 decision to the Selkirk Rangers in Junior Girl’s Varsity Basketball play Tuesday in Metaline, Washington.

Josse Miller scored 23 points to lead the Rangers over the Bombers.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Jan 04 2011

The risk of avalanche at alpine in the West Kootenay backcountry will rise to considerable on Wednesday and Thursday as forecasted new snow is expected to fall on a very weak surface, according to the Canadian Avalanche Centre.

“Several persistent weaknesses are being tracked by the professional crowd,” said CAC’s James Floyer. “Triggering one of these deeper...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jan 03 2011

By Nelson Daily Sports

Joel Stewart continues to stick it to his former team.

The ex-Brave had three points to lead the Nelson Leafs to a 6-3 victory over Spokane in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League play Sunday afternoon in the Lilac City.

The win is the second in as many games for the Leafs over the Braves and starts 2011 off on the...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Jan 01 2011

No cool million, but Barry Epp and two friends will be able to drive home from Buffalo, NY, in the all-new Chevrolet Cruze as part of the fifth annual Chevrolet Cruze Million Dollar Shootout.

The Cranbrook sales consultant had the opportunity to shoot for a Million dollars during the Canada/Sweden IIHF World Junior Hockey contest Friday.

Epp and his two shooters –...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Dec 31 2010

The Diamonds breezed through the Soccer Quest Christmas Co-Ed Indoor Tournament this week, defeating The Midget Pinkies 5-2 to claim the title.

The annual Co-Ed tourney attracted eight teams to the Soccer Quest Indoor Facility.

Staff and management at Mallard’s Source For Sports would like to salute The Diamonds and The Midget Pinkies with Co-Team of the Week honours....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Dec 31 2010

By Bruce Fuhr
The Nelson Daily Sports

What’s the quickest way to exorcise demons that no doubt danced through the minds of the Nelson Leafs following that 9-0 drubbing Wednesday at the hands of those pesky Castlegar Rebels?

The first thing is to quickly forget the nightmares ever occurred. The second go out and win the next game.


by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Dec 30 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

The Castlegar Rebels continue to feast on all things in Green and White.

Kootenay Ice Major Midget affiliate player Jesse Knowler had four points to lead the Murdoch Division leaders to a 9-0 pounding of the Nelson Leafs in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Wednesday night in the Sunflower City.