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High school sports weekend preview for March 18 to 20

The Sailors' boys and girls lacrosse teams each host games Saturday, while the SSHS girls soccer team has a pair of weekend road games. Steamboat baseball plays at Rifle on Saturday, while the SSHS, Hayden and Soroco track seasons all begin Friday, also in Rifle.

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Hayden freshman with rare disease to be featured on TLC

Having fun and being a normal kid is a difficult task for this 15-year-old. Austin Niehus suffers from Goldenhar Syndrome, an incredibly rare birth defect that affects the face, and in his case, vertebrae. Niehus was born without the right side of his jaw and one of his ears, and last summer had his 54th reconstructive surgery.

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Hayden girls' season ends in Paonia

Tuesday, the Hayden girls found out exactly why Paonia is so highly thought of. The Eagles won easily 60-13 ending the Tigers' season.

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Loss ends season for Hayden boys

The Hayden High School boys basketball lost Monday night in the district playoffs playing at home against Meeker.

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Tigers in tune in district opener

It’s been a decidedly trying season for the Hayden High School girls basketball team, but the squad was at its best Monday night at home against Hotchkiss as the Tigers opened district play.

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Sailors hockey, boys basketball both draw Lewis-Palmer in first rounds

The Colorado High School Activities Association unveiled Sunday the state playoff brackets for hockey and boys basketball, with the Steamboat Springs High School teams each drawing Lewis-Palmer as a first-round opponent.

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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.