It’s still plenty early in the spring season for the Rocky Mountains, but it’s late for the Steamboat Golf Club. The course will welcome its first golfers of 2016, club members and their guests, on Friday, then will open to the public on Saturday.
Hayden track and field led by strong contingent of underclassmen
There is still a hint of fear for the Tigers, who continue their season at Coal Ridge on Friday, less than a month before the state track meet gets underway in Lakewood. But, as the weeks go by, this fear is being replaced by excitement and determination.
The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club wrapped up its winter programming last week with an awards ceremony for the season.
Crossan enjoys best season of career
After years toiling on the lesser ski cross circuits or at the very bottom of the World Cup world, Steamboat's Brant Crossan, now 24 years old, said the 2015-16 winter was his best yet.
The recent snowstorm that wreaked havoc across Colorado also made getting to Denver International Airport a difficult task for Jennifer Schubert-Akin, who was attempting to catch a flight to the East Coast to compete in Monday’s 120th running of the Boston Marathon.
The Soroco High School track and field team didn't let the return of Old Man Winter bother them Saturday at the Glenwood Springs Demon Invitational, in which numerous athletes set personal records and two school records fell.
With many kids having already left for spring break, the Steamboat Springs High School track and field team still took a partial squad to the Glenwood Springs Demon Invitational on Saturday.
Soroco High School sophomores Mattie Rossi and Ben Kelley continue to add their names to the school record books.
The end of the season brought a few more strong results from Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club freeskiers. The athletes wrapped up their spring with a trip to the USA Snowboard and Freeski Association championships in Winter Park.
Steamboat's Bryce Zetzman took 27th overall in the boys' 12-14 age group.
Gymnastics dates back further in Cole Gibbs’s life than nearly anything else, including his memory.
An April snowstorm has caused the cancellation or postponement of numerous prep games across the state, including Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse, girls soccer and girls tennis.
Soroco High School senior Briana Peterson said as soon as she started playing basketball for the Rams, she believed she could one day play in college. Her parents — Greg and Stephanie Peterson — thought the same, but didn’t foresee the hurdles their daughter would have to overcome to get there.
Ski season comes to a close with weekend of festivities
To celebrate the end of the 2015-16 ski season, locals and visitors gathered at the Steamboat Ski Area to take part in the festivities.
Wednesday at Glenwood Springs, the Sailors used a strong second half to rally for a 15-9 win.