It’s been that kind of season for the Steamboat Springs High School girls tennis team, so of course, as the team was preparing to leave for the Class 4A state tennis tournament in Pueblo, something went wrong.
For all he has said in his career and all he hasn’t, Steamboat Springs resident sportscaster Verne Lundquist was awarded Tuesday with the Lifetime Achievement Award for Sports at the 37th annual Sports Emmy Awards.
Boys lacrosse team falls in first round of playoffs
The Sailors lost Tuesday in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs, the No. 10 seed falling on the road against No. 7 Golden, 8-7.
Haymaker Golf Course, located at 34855 U.S. Highway 40 East, will celebrate opening day Friday, May 13 with tee times beginning at 8 a.m.
Sailors will play at Golden on Tuesday
The Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team will open tournament play on the road, playing at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Golden High School.
When Steamboat Springs swimmer Amy Brodie got the opportunity to swim at Colorado Mesa University a few years ago, she reached a level few swimmers in Steamboat have ever enjoyed. But the past few years have been filled with ups and downs, and after making a tremendous comeback this last season, the local girl can't help but wonder what could be.
Soroco High School track and field coach David Bruner really likes where his team sits. This week, the Rams will travel to West Grand for their last-chance meet, although most of their athletes don't have anything to worry about in regards to state qualification.
At 14-1 overall and ranked among the top 10 in the state, it was announced Sunday the Sailors will be a No. 8 seed and host No. 25 seed Longmont (6-9) in Wednesday’s first-round game at Gardner Field. A time had not yet been announced.
2016 Cog Run results — 8.4 miles
Rifle takes 1st; Bears’ Elly Walters wins individual play with 73
If they hadn’t gotten used to wet conditions by this point in the season, the players in the 4A Western Regional Tournament might have had some complaints about the precipitation this weekend, but there was no keeping these girl golfers from playing a full round. Yampa Valley Golf Course was the site of the regional event Saturday, with Moffat County High School girls acting as the hosting team as 14 schools came to Craig.
It was down, up and, finally, down Saturday. The Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team is hoping it can find one more up as it heads into the Class 4A state playoffs, the seeding of which will be announced Sunday.
Lucas Crespin hopes to one day get another chance at running the Boston Marathon. He qualified for last month’s race after he finished fourth in the 2015 Steamboat Marathon, but was unable to make the trip this spring.
Friday’s win against Fruita Monument keeps the Sailors in good position to host a first-round playoff game, particularly if they can beat Douglas County in Saturday’s 3 p.m. season-finale at Gardner Field. The playoff brackets will be announced Sunday.
A storybook ending it wasn’t for the Steamboat Springs High School girls’ lacrosse team, which finished its season Friday with a weather-shortened 13-3 loss to Grand Junction at Gardner Field.
It was one of the closest calls the team has had, but Friday, the Steamboat Springs High School girls tennis players managed to pull it off, winning their 12th consecutive regional championship.