The Sailors dismissed Rifle in three quick games, 25-15, 25-11, 25-17. They played efficiently and powerfully and got plenty of help from a Bears squad that struggled throughout the night.
The Steamboat Springs mountain bike team raced to a fifth-place overall finish at the Colorado High School Cycling League state championships Sunday in Eagle.
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 Steamboat Springs High School boys soccer team narrowly made the 4A state playoffs. The 32-team bracket was announced Sunday, and the No. 29 Sailors will travel to No. 4 D'Evelyn on Wednesday.
A week after suffering its first loss of the season, Rifle High School’s football team got back on track in a big way.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls cross country team made Sailors history in a big way Thursday, finishing third overall, good enough for the full squad to head to next Saturday's 4A state championship.
The Steamboat Springs high school mountain bike team will compete Sunday in the state championship.
The Steamboat Springs High School volleyball team rebounded from an opening-set loss to Moffat County Thursday night, winning the next three sets soundly to improve to 16-3 on the season.
Playoffs still possible for Steamboat team
They may not have been in the same classification for several years, but the Highway 40 rivalry between the Bulldogs and the Sailors was alive and well this week.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls cross country team is making strides it hasn't seen in many years. On Friday, the Sailors have a chance at another milestone at the 4A Region 6 meet with state championship berths on the line.
The Hayden High School football team's home game against highly regarded Norwood represents the only local home game this weekend.
The Sailors beat the Huskies 25-21, 25-14, 17-25, 25-20, handing the team its first league defeat in 22 matches and since 2012.
The Devils knocked down another of the Western Slope’s giants with a 3-2 win against Steamboat Springs on a golden goal by freshman Nikolaus Opel three minutes into overtime Tuesday night at Hot Stuff Stadium.
Soroco High School's Ben Kelley and Steamboat Springs' Tatum Burger have set themselves apart as a couple of the region's best freshman runners. Both will be heading to Delta this week to compete in their respective regionals for a shot at the state race.