When the competitive days are done, moving on can be complex for athletes.
It's a different kind of season for the U.S. Nordic combined team, and not just because there are no Olympics this year.
Steamboat Springs High School hockey is in a bit of a rebuilding stage after graduating 10 seniors from the 2013-14 team. If the Sailors are going to make it back to the state playoffs, they'll have to do it with a young squad and a new coach.
Six years after leaving his position as head coach of the Steamboat Springs High School basketball program, Kelly Meek still is teaching the game to young athletes in Western Colorado.
Five weeks at a summer ski jumping camp helped paved the way for Steamboat teenager Logan Sankey to be named to the 2014-15 U.S. Women's Ski Jumping team.
Popular ski and snowboard filmmaker Warren Miller Entertainment produced its 65th film "No Turning Back" this season and will be shown in Steamboat Springs for the first time Friday and Saturday at the Chief Theater.
Routt County fall season athletes were well represented on their respective all-league teams, which were announced to players at their banquets this week.
Chris Zirkle set a school record running cross country at Northwest Christian University. He's one of a handful of local athletes who have seen success recently at the collegiate level.
Adult rec volleyball results for Nov. 17, 2014
2014 Steamboat City Singles and Doubles Championships results
Peyton Manning didn't want to blame injuries for the Denver Broncos' 22-7 loss to the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Despite throwing for 389 yards, Manning blamed himself for all of the drives that fizzled out.
The annual Steamboat City Singles and Doubles Tennis Championships drew a pool of young and old over the weekend, pinning up-and-coming youths against some seasoned veterans in competitions that didn't disappoint for either side.
Steamboat Springs High School freshman Paige VanArsdale has had to overcome more debilitating obstacles than most athletes her age. But the 15-year-old is learning to love competition on a rebuilt leg that set her back for 13 years.
The Western Slope will keep its eastern teams like Hayden and Soroco from playing league match ups against its western teams like Meeker and Paonia until the postseason.
It could be the best dinning experience in Steamboat Springs and would offer people a taste of what our mountain town is all about along with a side of fries.