Big changes could be in store for all three local high school football teams, and local coaches from Steamboat, Hayden and Soroco aren't complaining.
The annual Turkey Trot Thanksgiving Day running race returns at 9 a.m. on Thursday with a slightly shorter course of 5 kilometers.
Steamboat Springs High School senior Maddie Labor has been unyielding in her training to be a volleyball player. That no-day-off attitude helped her reach a goal she'd always dreamed off: a college scholarship.
Plenty of seniors lament the end of their sports' season, and every coach hates to say goodbye to a senior class. There was something special about this year's Steamboat volleyball team, however. Every so often a special group comes along, and these girls definitely qualify.
Sailors' season ends with devastating regional tourney loss
Silver Creek's tenacity proved too much for the Steamboat volleyball team Saturday as the Raptors upset the Sailors in the regional tournament to end Steamboat's season.
Classy. That’s how Steamboat Springs High School football coach Lonn Clementson described his senior class, a dedicated group of kids who never gave up on themselves or their teammates.
Steamboat sisters set up squad for regionals
Twin sisters Maritza and Abigail Wiedel share virtually everything, from their hobbies to their classes, their love of volleyball to, of course, their looks. The sisters will try to help their team through the regional tournament Saturday in Steamboat Springs.
The Steamboat volleyball team will showdown against Erie and Silver Creek on Saturday at home, all three teams playing for the chance to advance to the state tournament.
After a 49-0 home loss to Delta on Sept. 25 that dropped the Steamboat Springs High School football team to .500 and snapped a two-game win streak, the Sailors were looking for much-needed guidance.
Volleyball team earns No. 8 seed in tournament
A week ago they did what they had to do, and Monday the Steamboat Springs volleyball team received it’s most tangible reward: the Sailors were selected to play host to one of a dozen three-team regionals to start the Class 4A volleyball tournament.
And just like that, the cross country careers of three Steamboat Springs High School mainstays are over.
Steamboat blasts Battle Mountain to take Western Slope title
There was no controlling the emotion Thursday as the Steamboat Springs volleyball team won its first league championship in 13 years.
Steamboat Springs High School senior Joe DeLine remembers Nicholas Pagliaro as the kid who made football fun. The two played together in middle school and again as freshmen in high school, Pagliaro’s small 5-foot, 2-inch frame doing nothing to keep him from shying away from the bigger bodied kids on the field.
With a minute to play and the game tied, the Sailors were lining up for a free kick. Then, with only 17 seconds to go in regulation, D’Evelyn senior Giovanni Franzese put one in the back of the net to give the Jaguars a 3-2 win on Wednesday at Gardner Field in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls cross country team is sending seven runners to Saturday's state meet while Soroco is sending two athletes.