Steamboat Springs High School volleyball looks to close out its regular-season schedule on a strong note, while the Hayden and Soroco volleyball squads get tough draws in this weekend's district tournament.
Collegiate athletes with ties to Routt County have been busy working their way through the fall season.
The Steamboat Springs High School volleyball team had a big night Thursday after beating Moffat County, 3-1, then finding out that the Sailors suddenly are tied atop the 4A Western Slope League.
The Hayden High School volleyball team capped its regular season with a win Saturday, hitting the road to knock off De Beque, 25-14, 25-10, 25-18.
Hayden lost on senior night, falling 25-14, 26-24, 22-25 and 25-23 in its home finale.
Norwood beat Hayden at home, 59-6, leaving the Tigers to look for positives in a lopsided loss.
As Soroco plays its second football game this season against Plateau Valley, it's time to reflect on the mess that is 8-man football on the Western Slope.
The Hayden High School football team's home game against highly regarded Norwood represents the only local home game this weekend.
Steamboat Springs High School boys soccer sent its 11 seniors out as winners Saturday in their final home game at Gardner Field.
Hayden got two late touchdowns and a big fourth-quarter interception to hold off Plateau Valley, 38-33, on Saturday night.
The Hayden High School girls volleyball team lost Saturday playing on the road against North Park.
The Sailors will be spread far this weekend, with the tennis team heading to state. There's great action at home all around the county, too.
The Hayden High School volleyball team gave West Grand all it wanted in two sets, but couldn’t keep it going in the third, and in the end the Mustangs came away with a three-set sweep on Saturday in Kremmling.
The Hayden High School volleyball team picked up its fourth win of the season Thursday, knocking off De Beque at home in four sets.
Steamboat Springs High School volleyball heads to Battle Mountain on Thursday in a game that not only has league title implications but also could have a ripple effect on state standings.