Athlete of the Week: Skyler Kauf



Steamboat Springs senior Skylar Kauf returns a punt during Friday night's game against Summit County at Gardner Field.

Skyler Kauf

School: Steamboat Springs High School

Year: Senior

Age: 17

Height: 6-foot-2

Sport: Football

Why: Kauf helped the Steamboat Springs High School football team end a 22-game losing streak Friday with a 21-19 win against Summit. Kauf caught seven passes for 176 yards and two touchdowns.

Quotable: “I think it’s the consistent effort. He prepares in terms of being a student of the game. He watches film and studies his opponent. He has great desire to be great.”

— Steamboat Springs football coach Lonn Clementson

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