Routt County collegiate athletes roundup for March 26

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Ciar Colgan, alpine skiing

2012 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, freshman at Saint Lawrence University

Colgan capped her first year skiing for Saint Lawrence by earning All-Academic honors from the United States Collegiate Skiing Coaches Association. Students must register a grade-point average higher than 3.5 to earn the honor.

Jamey Swiggart, tennis

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James Swiggart

2012 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, freshman at Idaho State University

Swiggart won a pair of big singles matches Saturday as his team played in a Las Vegas tournament. He beat Russ Christensen of Southern Utah University, 6-0, 6-1, then Roy Ulibarri of Western New Mexico, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3. Swiggart also went 1-1 in doubles play. Swiggart improved to 8-1 on the season, and the two singles wins made it seven straight for him. The squad also won both matchups; it has two more in the tournament this week.

Jasper Gantick, lacrosse

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Jasper Gantick

2009 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, junior at the University of Tampa

Gantick picked up a pair of ground balls and caused one turnover as his team beat Wheeling Jesuit, 8-7. The win improved the squad to 5-5 on the season.

Ali Diehl, tennis

2012 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, freshman at George Fox College

Diehl went 2-2 in doubles competition as her team played through a series of duals this month. She joined with teammate Krista Rey for a win against a team from Bellevue, 8-1, and also got a win playing with Megan Dahlberg against Chaminade, 8-3, on a Hawaiian road trip.

Carly Fox, crew

2011 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School, sophomore at the University of Puget Sound

Fox, rowing in the varsity 8 boat, helped Puget Sound win the Governor’s Cup in its first event of 2013. The school swept the event. Fox also will row in the top boat in a regatta Saturday, the Cascade Sprints.

Have an update about a Routt County athlete competing at the collegiate level? Email sports@SteamboatToday.com.

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