Both the Hayden and Soroco high school wrestling teams have strong wrestlers, but the two teams’ Thursday night clash in a triangular didn’t yield much of a matchup. The two teams matched up at just a single weight class. Fortunately for the gathered fans, it was a good one.
The weekend gets going Thursday when Hayden wrestling hosts Soroco and West Grand for a triangular. All six Routt County basketball teams also have home games either Friday or Saturday.
It wasn’t pretty, but it was an important win Saturday for the Soroco High School boys basketball team.
The Soroco High School girls basketball team bounced back from its only league loss of the season in a big way on Saturday.
A difficult-to-comprehend game was capped by a difficult-to-comprehend ending Thursday in Oak Creek, but the result was a huge win for the Soroco boys basketball team.
Their backs firmly against the wall, at least concerning league championship considerations, the Vail Christian High School girls basketball team slapped Soroco with its first Class 2A loss of the season Thursday.
Action gets underway Thursday with the Soroco basketball teams hosting Vail Christian. The Steamboat Springs High School Alpine and wrestling teams also compete Thursday, on the road.
The Soroco High School girls had little trouble getting past North Park Tuesday night at home, and now, the Rams are eager for their two biggest remaining tests of the regular season.
The Soroco High School boys basketball team saw a fat first-quarter lead disappear in the opening moments of the second. North Park, visiting Oak Creek Tuesday night, scored eight consecutive points to take the lead.
The tournament included some of the top ranked teams in the state.
The Soroco High School boys basketball team turned a strong start into a big win Saturday. After a huge first quarter, the Rams cruised to a 69-39 win against Lake County.
Saturday’s home game against Lake County didn’t offer the girls team much of a tune up. The Rams won big.
Despite a solid 8-3 record heading into Saturday’s game against Lake County, the Soroco High School boys’ basketball team hasn’t been quite right this season. There have been impressive wins, but equally baffling losses.
Soroco and Hayden basketball both host home games this weekend, while Steamboat hockey looks to rebound with a game at Kent Denver on Saturday.
David Bruner has seen plenty of basketball in his eight years as the coach of the Soroco girls program, but he said Monday’s game at Gilpin County stood out.