Hayden prep sports


Soroco girls hoops cruise in cross-county rivalry

Soroco High School girls basketball dominated its cross-county rival Hayden on Friday night, but both squads are facing long layoffs over the holiday break.

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Western Slope wrestlers make state-wide noise Saturday

Area wrestlers competed in tournaments on the Front Range and in Oak Creek on Saturday, snagging some wins and making some noise on the state level in the process.

Rams rout Tigers in rivalry matchup

The Soroco boys basketball team snapped a long losing streak against Hayden on Saturday, blasting the Tigers in the Meeker Cowboy Shoot-Out.

Soroco, Hayden set for matchup in Meeker

The Soroco and Hayden boys basketball teams are scheduled to meet on Friday, but they'll get a chance at one another tomorrow first, in the final round of the Meeker Cowboy Shoot-Out tournament.

High school sports preview for Dec. 12

The Soroco High School wrestling program will play host to nine teams Saturday, an important tournament for wrestling in the region, according to Rams coach Jay Whaley.

Hayden girls basketball picks up win

The Hayden High School girls basketball team picked up its first win of the season.

Hayden, Steamboat teams shine in Middle Park

It was only the first wrestling tournament of the season, but the results for Routt County wrestlers were huge and coaches can only hope it’s a sign of things to come.

Tigers boys hoops suffers pair of losses, another injury

Hayden High School boys basketball coach Mike Luppes has injuries and inexperienced players lining up on his bench. The Tigers went 0-2 during Saturday's doubleheader, but Luppes is confident in the direction his squad is traveling.

Hayden girls basketball struggles in Saturday doubleheader

Playing four quarters is troubling Hayden High School girls basketball, the Tigers' coach said. On Saturday, Hayden played eight quarters but dropped both contests to Saratoga and Encampment.

North Park's huge 4th quarter sinks Hayden girls hoops

A strong fourth quarter by North Park sank Hayden High School girls basketball to 0-1 after its season opener Thursday night.

High school sports round-up for Dec. 5

Routt County high school sports kick into gear this weekend as teams head for tournaments and other action.

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Routt County wrestling teams eager to start season

The wrestling teams of Routt County high schools don’t return with all the experience that they have had in past years, but coaches of the tree area teams are excited and confident nonetheless.

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Hayden boys basketball fighting through inexperience, injuries

Graduation and injuries aren't doing Hayden boys basketball any favors in the early going, but head coach Mike Luppes said his young group has a chance to make some noise this season.

Football realignment could shake things up for Routt County teams

Proposed changes to high school football alignment could mean extra-long road trips for Hayden and Soroco, and the loss of a rival for Steamboat Springs.

Hayden runner Chris Zirkle hungry to return to nationals after 1st trip Saturday

Former Hayden and Moffat County athlete Chris Zirkle raced at the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics nationals in cross-country during the weekend.