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by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Mar 17 2019

Beaver Valley scored three unanswered goals in the third period to defeat the Nelson Leafs 4-1 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League Playoff action Saturday night at the Fruitvale Arena.

The win gives the Nitehawks the Murdoch Division Playoff title with a 4-2 best-of-seven series victory.

Beaver Valley now travels to the Bavarian City Tuesday to begin the...

by Contributor on Sunday Mar 17 2019

Trinity Western men's hockey team earned their second straight BCIHL title after a dominant 9-1 win in Game 2 of the championship series over the Vancouver Island Mariners Friday at the Aldergrove Credit Union Community Centre.

Spartans captain Kaleb Denham (Innisfail, Alta.) had three assists in the game, while Evan Last (Surrey, B.C.) and Brayden Brown (Calgary) both scored two goals...

by Trevor Miller on Saturday Mar 16 2019

The Trail Smoke Eatersused an outstanding defensive performance to pick up a 3-1 victory in Game #1 of their best-of-seven Interior Division Semi Final against the Vernon Vipers on Friday night at Kal Tire Place. 

Trail had some good looks in the opening period and had three power plays to work with, including a 1:12 5-on-3-man advantage, but the Smoke Eaters could not beat Vipers...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Mar 15 2019

There’s something about elimination games that seems to bring out the best in the Nelson Leafs.

Sparked by the stellar netminding of rookie starter Tenzin Mint, the Nelson Leafs staved off the first of three potential Murdoch Final elimination games, edging the Beaver Valley Nitehawks 3-0 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League Playoff action Friday night at the NDCC Arena.

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Mar 15 2019

The Nelson Junior Curling squad took to the road, heading north to Kaslo, to conclude the season after the local club experienced technical problems with its ice plant.

Mallard’s Source for sports would like to salute the curlers for going the extra mile to conclude the season.

The team includes Korban Ashley, Zach Wiedrick, Matteo Mushumanski, Cooper Peloso, Kailash Sanjivi and...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Mar 15 2019

Nelson Reflections swimmers recently took home medals during a Synchronized Swimming meet in Kamlooops.

Reflections competed at the meet against close to 100 swimmers from Kelowna, Vernon, Revelstoke, Prince George as well as the host Kamloops Club.

Reflections entered five routines in the competition, completing the weekend with impressive results.

Figure results...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Mar 13 2019

After facing two elimination games during the first round of the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League playoffs against Spokane Braves, the Nelson Leafs once again find themselves walking a tightrope.

Noah Decottignies stopped 20 shots sparking Beaver Valley Nitehawks to a 3-0 victory over Nelson Leafs Wednesday night in Murdoch Final action at the Fruitvale Arena.


by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Mar 12 2019

Skylar Dumas scored 20 points and Brandon Truth added 14 to spark Northport, WA., to a 86-76 win over Nelson Toyota in the final of the West Kootenay Men’s Basketball League Monday at the Mount Sentinel Gymnasium.

The win avenged a loss by Northport to the same Nelson Toyota squad in the 2018 Championship Game.

Trailing 28-18 in the first half, Northport took control of the game...