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2012 Routt County High School Sports Awards: Team of the Year

Steamboat boys lacrosse coach Bob Hiester talks with his team in the waning moments of Saturday’s 9-4 playoff victory against Denver East. The team will travel to face Kent Denver next, playing Wednesday.





Steamboat boys lacrosse coach Bob Hiester talks with his team in the waning moments of Saturday's 9-4 playoff victory against Denver East. The team will travel to face Kent Denver next, playing Wednesday.
Joel Reichenberger

Finally. After three straight first-round exits from the playoffs, the Steamboat lacrosse team finally won a playoff game. The team also capitalized on its fourth consecutive Mountain League championship. In that time, Steamboat never has lost a league game, a string of 38 straight games. This year's team clearly was the best Steamboat has fielded. But it seems we say that every year. Next up is a classification split where the Sailors will find themselves with a huge bull's-eye on their backs in Class 4A.

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