The early returns are good for the Steamboat Springs High School wrestling team. The Sailors opened their season Tuesday night with a win against Summit.
Routt County high school sports kick into gear this weekend as teams head for tournaments and other action.
The Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team trailed for all but two minutes of its season opener on Monday night, but a late rally pushed the Sailors to 1-0 on the season.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball followed the lead of seniors Mikaila Jegtvig and Ashley Spitellie Monday night, beating Grand Junction Central 46-32 to start the season with a win.
The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team opens up its season Friday at Battle Mountain. The Sailors are hoping a small but speedy, tenacious lineup will carry them to a winning 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.
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.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball team is looking to improve on a 13-12 campaign last season. The pieces are there, and the new coach is hoping his Sailors realize their potential.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball team has a new coach, but Mack Spitellie is hardly an unfamiliar face on the Sailors' sideline.
The fall high school sports season in Routt County didn’t result in any long playoff pushes, but it did yield plenty of awards for area players. Steamboat Springs, Hayden and Soroco high school athletes littered all-conference lists.
Steamboat Springs graduate Alex Wood will wrap up his football career with the University of Colorado on Saturday as the Buffaloes play host to University of Southern California in Boulder.
Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball coach Luke DeWolfe said this year's team has more experience than ever before. He's hoping it will advance the team to the playoffs come February.
The Sailors took No. 6 Montrose to five games but couldn't pull off the win. That loss helped end Steamboat's season Saturday in the regional tournament.
The Steamboat Springs High School football team's season came to a close Friday night with a 50-12 loss at Delta. The 2013 season featured a lot of sophomores and juniors, and coach Lonn Clementson is hoping that will build a future contender.
The Sailors will play their final game of the season at 7 p.m. Friday in Delta.