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Stakes raised for Soroco girls

Friday at Coal Ridge High School, No. 4-seed Soroco (19-3) will face No. 5-seed Highland (15-7) at 3 p.m. The winner moves on to face either No. 1-seed Paonia (20-2) or No. 8-seed Lyons (15-7) in Saturday’s regional championship game in Rifle, the victor headed to the state tournament.

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Soroco girls to face Highland at regional tournament

Soroco (19-3), the No. 4 seed in Region 3, will play No. 5 seed Highland (15-7) at 3 p.m. Friday at Coal Ridge High School. The winner moves on to Saturday’s regional championship against the winner of Friday’s late game between No. 1-seed Paonia and No. 8-seed Lyons.

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Soroco girls win grudge match, beat Vail Christian for third at district

Paonia defeated Cedaredge 45-33 to win the district tournament. All four district semifinalists, including Soroco, now await the announcement of the regional tournament bracket on Sunday.

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Rams hope to rebound

The Soroco High School girls basketball team was fouled out, then knocked off Friday in the semifinal round of the District 5 tournament in De Beque.

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Soroco girls face tough test in district semis

The Rams, ranked seventh in Class 2A in the most recent chsaanow.com poll, are 18-2 entering Friday’s District 5 semifinal game against No. 2 Cedaredge (19-1). The game is being played at De Beque High School, beginning at 6 p.m.

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Revenge-minded Rams roll up Meeker

It’s win-or-go-home time of the year for local high school basketball teams, so without any other context, without any other history, the Soroco High School girls basketball team’s District 5 home tournament game Tuesday night against Meeker had great import.

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Nauseating loss ends boys' season

After so many wins and so much success — not just this season, but last — there was no denying the hurt Tuesday night for the Soroco High School boys basketball team.

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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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Pinned up: Routt wrestlers finish second

The season ended with a loss for both Soroco's Jace Logan and Steamboat's Hayden Johnson, but both young wrestlers came away from Saturday's state championship finals optimistic.

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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.

Soroco boys knocked over by Rangely

The Soroco High School boys basketball team had its eight-game win streak snapped Thursday in a 62-58 loss at Rangely in the regular-season finale.

Soroco girls add one more win

The Soroco High School girls basketball team took care of business Thursday night, beating Rangely on the road, 58-47. The team will now face one of its rivals Tuesday in a must-win game at home against Meeker.

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.