Local Sports

Chuck Bennett steps down as chair of Nelson Soccer

Bennett leaves as the association continues to thrive

VIDEO: Quidditch in the Kootenays

Young wizards and witches played a muggle-version of the sport

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

Pow scores 2 as Nelson beats Beaver Valley 3-1

The Leafs and Nitehawks are now tied atop the division

Trafalgar Thunder win gold, silver at Oliver volleyball tournament

The girls finished first while the boys team just lost out in the final

  • Oct 23, 2019

Nelson’s Ryan Lewis wins main event at Fight Night 7

Lewis earned a split decision against Victoria’s Donny Cornelius

Shawn Campbell scores 4 as Leafs beat Rebels 5-3

Campbell now has seven goals in just four games this season

Leafs stretch winning streak to five

Nelson beat Grand Forks and Spokane over the weekend

Local champs to step into ring for Fight Night 7

Nelson’s Leah Eberle and Ryan Lewis will have bouts Oct. 19

  • Oct 15, 2019

Nelson Soccer takes the sport to schools

Coaches are providing free lessons across School District 8

  • Oct 8, 2019

Nelson Leafs player retires following concussion

Andrew Gates says his career is done after consecutive hits during games last month

Grobowsky scores in OT as Leafs down Border Bruins

Nelson’s 3-2 win is its second victory of the season

Koot-Neigh canters into the off-season

The local equestrian team finished the season with its annual year end competition

  • Oct 3, 2019

Wildcats win at Kootenay Classic Volleyball

Mount Sentinel defeated Fernie in the final

  • Oct 2, 2019

Leafs’ losing streak stretches to six

Nelson has also traded goaltender Curt Doyle