Routt County collegiate athletes roundup for March 26
March 25, 2013
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
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
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.
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