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Tigers, Sailors find medals in consolation rounds

Two Hayden High School wrestlers and one Steamboat Springs Sailor came home from state with medals after battling through the consolation bracket.

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Two to tangle for titles: Soroco, Steamboat wrestlers in championship matches

Soroco freshman Jace Logan and Steamboat sophomore Hayden Johnson both fought their way to Saturday's state championship matches at the state wrestling tournament in Denver.

Hayden boys make strides in loss at Vail Mountain

It’s all about making progress for the Hayden High School boys basketball team, which showed exactly that in Thursday’s regular-season finale at Vail Mountain.

5 local wrestlers advance at state

Steamboat, Hayden get two wins each, Soroco one

The first round of the tournament didn’t exactly start well for local teams, but it picked up fast, and Steamboat, Hayden and Soroco all had wrestlers advance to Friday's quarterfinal round.

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Opportunities abound for prep wrestlers headed to state

Hayden Johnson may be a first-time state qualifier for the Steamboat Springs High School wrestling team, but the sophomore isn’t afraid of the limelight.

High school sports weekend preview for Feb. 18 to 23

District play gets underway Thursday for the Steamboat Springs High School boys and girls basketball teams, with both teams playing at Palisade. Soroco also wraps up its regular season Thursday at Rangely before 2A districts begin early next week.

Eight prep wrestlers punch tickets to state out of Routt County

Steamboat Springs High School wrestling coach Travis Bryant has been raving about 160-pound sophomore Hayden Johnson for some time now. So, Bryant wasn’t surprised when Johnson made easy work of his opponents en route to a regional championship Saturday in Montrose.

Hayden girls beat De Beque in regular-season finale

The Hayden girls basketball team beat De Beque 42-17 Saturday to end its regular season at 5-12 overall. Next, the Tigers will host Hotchkiss 3-13 a week from Monday in their district pigtail game. The winner will go to the district tournament in Paonia.

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Hayden girls no match for Soroco

The beat marches on for the Soroco High School girls’ basketball team. With the Western Slope league title already locked up for the second straight season, the Rams made easy work of Hayden Friday on senior night, winning 64-35 in Oak Creek.

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Soroco boys roll Hayden, have bigger goals in mind

As the season has progressed, it’s become abundantly clear the Soroco High School boys’ basketball team has evolved beyond what it once was.

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Wrestling teams hope to prove regional ready

Local high school wrestling teams are headed for the regional tournament, while Steamboat and Soroco basketball teams will play their final home games of the regular season this weekend, saying farewell to some very successful senior classes.

Regular season wraps up for wrestlers, regionals next

Hayden and Soroco both go to Grand Junction for their regional, while Steamboat heads to Montrose. Regional action gets underway late Friday afternoon and will conclude Saturday.

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Steamboat football's move to 2A is official

Steamboat’s league will look a lot different from recent years, but with some familiarity as well. Currently dubbed “Conference F,” the Sailors will play in a league with Aspen, Basalt, Coal Ridge, Roaring Fork and Moffat County.

Hayden girls lapse at West Grand

It wasn’t that it was bad, Hayden High School girls basketball coach Michelle Wilkie said Saturday. It was just that, in a road game at West Grand, her team didn’t play as well as it had the night prior.

Hayden boys fall at West Grand

The Hayden High School boys basketball team continues to fall short in games, but coach Gerard Geis said his boys continue to impress him.