By The Nelson Daily SportsThe L.V. Rogers Junior Bomber started off the New Years with a solid contest south of the 49th parallel.The Bombers dropped a close 47-32 decision to the Selkirk Rangers in Junior Girl’s Varsity Basketball play Tuesday in Metaline, Washington.Josse Miller scored 23 points to lead the Rangers over the Bombers.The contest was close through three periods before Selkirk out scored LVR 12-6 in the fourth quarter to put the contest away.Lynnea Carr led the LVR charge with eight points while Kyley Mirva had seven.Jayden Roch added six points while Devyn Parker collected [email protected]
Sophie Edney and Mikyla Bergman of LVR were third and fourth.Zoe Taylor of Wildflower in Nelson was fifth.Matti Erickson won the Junior Boy’s race ahead of Trafalgar teammate Emerald Lockhart.Hunter Denamy of Grand Forks was third followed by Brett Carr of Kaslo and Devon Duerichen of New Denver.Evan Taylor won the Grade 7 race while A. J. Barrett of Trafalgar won the Elementary event.The West Kootenay Cross Country circuit shifts to New Denver of the next race.LVR Cross Country Meet Full Results:Senior Boys 7.8K 1. Jackson Konkin 2. Keiran Marchand 3. Jasper Mair 4. Daniel Stewart 5. Samuel Cristofanetti 6. Jesse DrewJunior Girls 5.2K 1. Jasmine Drolet 2. Avie Waterfall 3. Sophie Edney 4. Mikyla Bergman 5. Zoe Taylor 6. Yasmin Evans 7. Daniella Sirois Ennis 8. Bethany Pardoe 9. Katherina Weitzing 10. Nikita BaldwinJunior Boys 5.2K 1. Matti Erickson 2. Emerald Lockhart 3. Hunter Denamy 4. Brett Carr 5. Devon Duerichen 6. Gabriel Nemiroff 7. Dylan Gyr 8. Nate Atkins 9. Sacha Argent 10. Jack Grant 11. Ethan Lovegrove 12. Kepler Zuk 13. Boris O. 14. Lars Beckman 15. Noah Light 16. Arin Miller 17. Cale O’Meara 18. Jared Jennings 19. Isaac Visser 20. Jace Lamoureux 21. Joe Surina JVH 35:20 22. Mark Rimmer Trafalgar 35:42 23. Michael Rhodes-Bliss Trafalgar 41:08 24. Kell Wictorin Lucerne 43:32Grade Seven 5.2K 1. Evan Taylor 2. Maya Maturo 3. Sakura Azzopardi 4. Johann Taylor-Gregg 5. Narayani Shaporalova 6. Angus Johnson 7. Devon KilgourElementary 1.2K 1. A.J. Barrett grade 6 2. Charlie Morrison grade 5 3. Fin Taylor grade 5 4. Petula Perry grade 4 5. Carmen Lewandowski 6. Jay Tremaine grade 5 7. Ayla Kipkie grade 4 8. Keegan Taylor grade 6 9. Yonah Bahalul grade 4 10. Zander Kleiss grade 5 Jackson Konkin of J. Lloyd Crowe in Trail and Salmo’s Jasmine Drolet came out on top of the first race of the West Kootenay Cross Country season Tuesday at L.V. Rogers in Nelson.Konkin finnished the 7.8 kilometer course in a time of 32 minutes, five seconds to capture the Senior Boys category.Second was Keiran Marchand of LVR while Jasper Mair of Mount Sentinel was third.Daniel Stewart, Sammuel Cristofanetti and Jesse Drew, all of Mount Sentinel, rounded out the top five.Drolet won the Junior Girls Division ahead of Avie Waterfall of Trafalgar.