January 22

Nelson pee wees win Cranbrook tournament

The Nelson Pee Wee Reps won their third tournament in a row earlier this month

The Nelson Pee Wee Reps won their third tournament in a row earlier this month after beating Alberta’s St. Albert in the final of the Cranbrook event.

The local 11 and 12 year olds went through the round robin of the event in the East Kootenay with a 2-0-1 record that included a tie against St. Albert and wins against Whitefish and Windermere Valley.

In the tournament semi-final the Nelson squad upended host Cranbrook to set up the rematch with St. Albert.

The reps will now wind down their regular season and prepare for the West Kootenay playoffs which will determine which area team goes to the provincials in March.

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