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by Contributor on Monday Dec 21 2020

By Emanuel Sequeira, KIJHL Director of Communications

(As the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League awaits word on when competitive sports can continue due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Director of Communiciations Emamuel Sequeira has been updating hockey fans with stories from around the league.)

Hunter Floris wanted to have fun playing...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Dec 14 2020

In a media release Monday, the BC Seniors Games Society (BCSGS) in consultation with the 2021 Greater Victoria Host Society have made the difficult decision to postpone the 2021 55+ BC Games.

The Games were to run September 14-18, 2021 in Victoria.

Because of the ongoing public health concerns due to the pandemic, the Games will be postponed until...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Dec 13 2020

During the coronavirus pandemic, Mallard’s Source for sports continues to dip into the past to showcase teams from yesteryear in this edition of Team of the Week.

The Nelson Oldtimers Hockey Club is featured as Team of the Week, standing on the ice for a team photo after capturing the Penticton Tournament.

The team includes, Don Ball, Shorty...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Dec 10 2020

Nelson’s Maddy Bonikowsky loves to run.

She loves the rawness and simplicity of running.

And she has loved running from a young age, racing recreationally against peers in elementary school.

“No equipment, no technical components; in running you must grind it out by yourself, for yourself,” the Grade 12 student at L.V. Rogers High School recently said to The Nelson...

by Contributor on Tuesday Dec 08 2020

Sit back and have a read of the Reel Adventures Sportfishing December Fishing Report as we close out this 2020 roller coaster ride.

There have been some fun days with small groups and family groups.  And the fish have been cooperating for us.

Here are the latest reports:

Kootenay Lake

November was a windy and chilly month, but we still spent most of...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Dec 04 2020

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League has decided to postpone its 2020-21 season until the New Year.

In a statement sent out by the league Friday, the KIJHL said the decision comes after the recent Provincial Health Orders, first posted on November 19th as well as additional restrictions put in place on December 3rd.

“In light of ongoing...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Dec 02 2020

Mallard's Source for sports is focusing this edition of Team of the Week on the 1954 Nelson Senior Maple Leafs, which finished atop of the Western International Hockey League.

The Leafs edged out Kimberley Dynamiters for the top price in the four-team league by a single point.

The WIHL was senior hockey league featuring teams from the Western United States and Western Canada....

by Bob Hall on Tuesday Dec 01 2020

In the same week that the British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020-2021 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, student-athletes on the Selkirk College Saints found brightness through focus on community leadership.

On November 26, the BCIHL announced its decision to cancel official competition until the start of the 2021-22...