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Steamboat, Aspen good to the last shot

Lacrosse can be a streaky game, and on Saturday, the Steamboat Springs High school boys lacrosse team had the last sustained streak playing at home against Aspen in the season opener. Aspen didn’t need a streak to win, however. It only needed one last goal.

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Sailors hope to emerge from 2016 shadows

The Steamboat Springs High School girls soccer team returns only one of its top six scorers from a year ago. Can the team reach the same lofty heights this spring?

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Controlling emotions, Sailors start 2-0

The key to successful tennis for Steamboat Springs High School sophomore Lily Fox is ... well, it’s best if she explains.

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Sailors fall in state quarters

The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team pulled off one eye-popping upset this weekend. It couldn't manage a second, however, and with a 3-1 loss to Cherry Creek, the No. 3 seed in the state's high school hockey tournament, the Sailors ended their season.

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Third time's a charm for Steamboat hockey

The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team was 0-2 this season against Fort Collins, its Friday night playoff opponent. The Sailors won the one that mattered 3-2 to advance to the state quarterfinals.

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Sailors lose nail-biter in opening round of state tourney

Athletic contests seldom get much closer than Wednesday’s Class 4A showdown matching the Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team against the visiting Windsor Wizards in the opening round of the state playoffs.

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Sailors hope to go full Desperado

The Steamboat Springs boys basketball team hopes to keep control of the tempo as it plays host to Windsor in the 4A playoffs.

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Hockey, boys hoops earn home playoff games

Steamboat Springs High School sports fans better clear their calendar for Wednesday. Both the hockey and the boys basketball teams will start their playoff schedule at home Wednesday evening.

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Dreams denied: Local wrestlers come up just short at state tournament

They came close, oh so close, but Saturday night's championship finals at the state wrestling tournament in Denver's Pepsi Center proved to be magical for someone else.

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Steamboat hockey waits on playoff bracket

The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team wrapped up its regular season with a big win Friday night, knocking off Summit, 5-0, at home in Howelsen Ice Arena. Now, it awaits its playoff assignment.

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3 to tangle for titles at state wrestling

Three county athletes tangle for titles at state wrestling tournament.

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6 local wrestlers advance at state

Soroco, Hayden 4-0, Steamboat 2-3 in opening round

Six local high school wrestlers won their opening round matches Thursday at the state wrestling tournament in Denver.

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Meet Routt County's state wrestlers

Nine wrestlers from Steamboat Springs, Soroco and Hayden high schools are headed to Denver for the state wrestling tournament.

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Heartbroken a year ago, Tigers' senior hopes to make hay at state wrestling

Heartbroken a year ago, Tigers' senior hopes to make hay at state

Hayden's Christian Carson had plans to wrestle for the state title last year but lost in the semifinals. He didn't recover quickly and lost his next two consolation matches, as well. He said he's a better wrestler this year, and he's more prepared for the bumps that may come his way at the state tournament. He's one of nine local wrestlers headed to Denver for the championships.

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Volunteers needed for prep skiing championships

Steamboat Springs High School will play host to the state’s high school skiers next week, Feb. 23 and 24. Nordic skiing and Alpine skiing races will take place at both Howelsen Hill and Steamboat Ski Area. The school is looking for volunteers to help.