Local Sports

KIJHL cancels playoffs, Leafs’ season is over

Nelson was playing in the second round of the playoffs

World Women’s Curling Championship in Prince George cancelled due to COVID-19

Another international sporting event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak

Local martial artists win 12 medals at jiu-jitsu competition

North Kootenay Martial Arts sent a team to the event in Kelowna

  • Mar 12, 2020

Nelson Reflections open synchro season in Kelowna

The team took 27 athletes to the competition

  • Mar 11, 2020

Leafs shut out Nitehawks in Game 2

Anderson Violette made 32 saves in Nelson’s 5-0 win

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2020 BC Winter games wrap-up
HIGHLIGHT REEL: 2020 BC Winter Games in Fort St. John
Christine Sinclair becomes world's all-time leading goal-scorer
Canada beats Russia to win gold at world juniors

Leafs rout Nitehawks in Game 1

Nelson romped to a 6-0 win against Beaver Valley

Minor penalty for coach roughing player irks Castlegar parents

Minor hockey v-p quits in row over one-game suspension given to coach

Kootenay Ice dropped from BC Major Midget League

BC Hockey suspends operations of Kootenay Ice from BC Major Midget League

Glacier Gymnastics wins 67 medals at Idaho competition

Nelson gymnasts also brought back three team titles

  • Mar 6, 2020

Ian Walgren wins medal haul at Special Olympic Canada Winter Games

The Nelson speedskater took home a gold, silver and two bronze medals

Nelson boxers win at Spokane card

Riel Martinez and Makalu Babott both earned victories

Leafs sweep Spokane, will face Beaver Valley next

Tenzin Mint stopped 28 shots to earn a Game 4 shutout

Leo Grypma finishes 8th at CrossFit event in Miami

The Nelson native was competing at Wodapalooza

Leafs take 3-0 series lead

Nelson rallied to beat Spokane 6-5 in Game 3

Nelson skier wins bronze at BC Winter Games

Maya Abraham finished third in a cross-country event

Leafs blow out Spokane in Game 2

Nelson’s 6-1 win gives them a 2-0 series lead

Nelson Leafs open playoffs with win

The Leafs downed the Spokane Braves 4-1