The Steamboat Springs hockey team's accomplishments on the ice and in the classroom were acknowledged at the state's end-of-season awards banquet held earlier this month.
Eight Sailors players garnered some form of All-League recognition, and nine Steamboat players received academic team selection.
Steamboat players who received All-League acknowledgement were: seniors Phil Bush, Casey Earp, Taylor Leary, Matt Legrice and Chris Timmerman, and sophomores Tanner Grimes and Sam Gary.
Senior goalie Cooper Lee was named to the All-League team.
Grimes and Gary also were named to the Mountain League's All-Rookie team.
Timmerman, Bush and Lee also were selected by a state panel as Colorado All-Stars, and the trio played in the state All-Star game March 6 at Sertich Arena in Colorado Springs. Lee started in goal and earned MVP honors in the game.
The following players also were named to the All-Academic team at the awards' banquet: Leary, Lee, Legrice, Timmerman, Gary and juniors Chris Baumann, Ryan Brees and Clay McKenzie.