Eight prep wrestlers punch tickets to state out of Routt County

Steamboat Springs High School wrestling coach Travis Bryant has been raving about 160-pound sophomore Hayden Johnson for some time now. So, Bryant wasn’t surprised when Johnson made easy work of his opponents en route to a regional championship Saturday in Montrose.

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Defending champs push past Steamboat hockey

No. 10-ranked Cherry Creek, the defending state champions, beat No. 9 Steamboat, 5-2, Saturday at Howelsen Ice Arena. It took a three-goal spurt by the Bruins in the second period to distance themselves from the Sailors.

Sailors qualify 3 more skiers to state

The bus rang with song as the Steamboat Springs High School Nordic skiing team made its way back from Leadville on Saturday, what coach Harry Niedl said was one final good regular season race to cap a good season.

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Late layup knocks off Steamboat boys

A layup with 2.4 seconds remaining gave Glenwood Springs a big win against the Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team Saturday.

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Sailor girls stumble in home finale

The good news for the Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball team is that the result from Saturday's home season finale against Glenwood Springs won't change its post-season plans.

With win, Sailors eye big game on home ice

The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team won at home against Mullen on Friday night 8-0.

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Sailors get edge in rivalry battle

The Sailors boys Alpine skiing team is deep, and it showed again Friday, racing at Howelsen Hill in Steamboat Springs, that it's also fast.

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Sailor boys rack up another win

Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball coach Michael Vandahl said his team is coming together.

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Steamboat girls lock up fourth place

Steamboat managed to put its doubt out if its mind, and just in time. The Sailors got two late-game 3-point shots, then took advantage of several key free throws to edge out Summit in overtime, 44-40, Thursday.

Sailors hockey overcomes slow start in win over Summit

Wednesday win over Summit improves Steamboat to 11-4 overall with three games remaining in the regular season. Next, Mullen (3-11-1) comes to the Yampa Valley for a 6:30 p.m. game Friday

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State at stake for Sailors' skiers

The Steamboat Springs High School Alpine skiing team has its only home meet of the season Friday, and there will be plenty of excitement for local fans, with one local girl and a handful of local boys having great chances to win the slalom race on Howelsen Hill.

High school sports weekend preview for Feb. 11-13

Wrestling teams hope to prove regional ready

Local high school wrestling teams are headed for the regional tournament, while Steamboat and Soroco basketball teams will play their final home games of the regular season this weekend, saying farewell to some very successful senior classes.

Duryea strikes late to lift Sailors

Raya Duryea pretty much sent Steamboat Springs girls basketball to the district tournament Tuesday night.

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Sailor boys keep rolling on road

The Sailors proved themselves to be road warriors again, knocking off Battle Mountain, 65-47, in Edwards for an Eagle County sweep in 2016.

Regular season wraps up for wrestlers, regionals next

Hayden and Soroco both go to Grand Junction for their regional, while Steamboat heads to Montrose. Regional action gets underway late Friday afternoon and will conclude Saturday.