Local Sports

Nelson to send five swimmers to high school provincials

The swimmers qualified after a regional event Saturday at the NDCC

Nelson Leafs drop 3-0 to Thunder Cats in Creston

The loss snaps the Leafs’ three-game winning streak

Granite Pointe GM finishes 2nd at U.S. tournament

David Belling competed at the United States Golf Teachers Club tournament in Nevada

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Glacier Judge's Cup - Nelson, B.C.
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Canadian men's U19 basketballers named team of the year

Burford makes Leafs debut in win over Rockets

The new goalie made 20 saves after joining Nelson this week

Tough decisions ahead for Granite Pointe

The golf course is considering downsizing its restaurant and selling more land

Kootenay teams win four medals at rugby sevens tournament

The teams included players from Nelson, Grand Forks, Castlegar and Cranbrook

Registration drop leads to questions at Nelson Soccer Association’s AGM

The organization remains in the black but there are warning signs

LVR juniors, seniors drop two field hockey games

The Lady Bombers fell Tuesday against J.L. Crowe teams

  • Oct 23rd, 2017

Nelson Leafs earn wins in Golden, Invermere

The Leafs are ahead by three points atop the division

Nelson recreation task force releases report

The document suggests 26 changes to local recreation

Nelson Leafs edged on late OT goal in Kimberley

The Leafs fell 2-1 for the second time this season against the Dynamiters

Nelson’s Hellman second at university tournament

Hellman finished just two strokes from the top at the event in Washington State

  • Oct 19th, 2017

LVR cross country team undefeated after four events

The junior and senior girls and boys squads are on a roll so far this season

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Leafs hammer Braves for third straight win

Ryan Piva scored twice as Nelson kept pace atop the division

Nelson Leafs put down Rebels, 7-3

Nelson scored four goals in the third period en route to the win

Forecheck powers Nelson Leafs to 7-3 win over Castlegar Rebels

They were done in by “breakdowns” that the Nelson Leafs pounced on to trounce the Rebels 7-3.

LVR senior girls win first volleyball tourney of season

The Bombers took six of seven games en route to the title

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Nelson soccer kicks off for Kerry Dyck

A weekend fundraising tournament raised $3,000 for the NYS president, who has cancer

LVR wins at field hockey tournament in Oliver

The Senior Bombers finished 3-1 during the trip last week

  • Oct 8th, 2017

Leafs rebound with 4-0 win over Spokane

Ryan Cooper scored twice for Nelson in an easy win