At Wednesday's regular meeting, the Soroco School Board approved the addition of implementing a high school boys and girls cross-country team to be its eighth and ninth Colorado High School Activities Association-sanctioned sport.
The Hayden and Soroco high school track teams competed during the weekend, racking up strong results.
All three Routt County high school track teams came home from a busy weekend of competition with strong results.
Hayden, Soroco and Steamboat Springs track and field teams competed in the Eagle Valley Invitational during the weekend, with a pair of Tigers boys posting top-tier finishes.
Three Soroco High School basketball girls and two Rams boys were named first-team all-league last week, announced during this week's winter sports banquet.
The final week of middle school wrestling for Steamboat Springs and Soroco yielded more big results, including championship finishes for one wrestler from each school.
A busy weekend of middle school wrestling featured strong finishes by the Steamboat Springs Middle School squad as well as wrestlers from Soroco and Hayden.
High Schools across Routt County kicked off their track and field seasons Friday at the Rifle Invitational.
Routt County middle schools wrestling teams came away with a heap of podium performances Saturday at the Carl Ramunno Invitational tournament at Steamboat Springs Middle School.
Meeker beat the Soroco High School girls basketball team in the regional championship game, 49-37.
The Soroco High School girls basketball team notched one upset Friday in a 61-58 win against Sangre de Cristo on Friday, and now, it's hoping for another Saturday against league rival Meeker in the regional championship game.
The Soroco High School girls basketball team drew 16-5 Sangre de Cristo as its first-round opponent in the state playoff bracket, which was released Sunday afternoon.
It wasn't the District Tournament showing the Soroco High School girls baskebtall team was looking for, but the Rams still have the state tournament coming up and their coach believes the weekend taught his young team some valuable lessons.
Soroco High School girls basketball couldn't turn a stellar first half into a win, falling to district top-seed Meeker, 62-45.
Soroco High School girls and Steamboat Springs High School boys are the remaining two Routt County hoops squads left in the playoffs, and both have big challenges on Friday.