Former Steamboat Springs High School basketball star Mike Vandahl is expanding his coaching venture into the youth realm, taking the reins of the new city youth recreational league this spring.
The Steamboat Springs High School wrestling team split a Tuesday night triangular, beating Eagle Valley and losing to Glenwood Springs.
Steamboat Springs basketball gets back-to-back home games while the Sailors' hockey team closes out its home schedule. Hayden boys and girls basketball hosts De Beque then heads to Vail Christian. Steamboat and Soroco wrestling is a long way from home at the Valley Classic.
Elly Walters finished with 18 points to pace all scorers, and Rifle scored 18 unanswered points in the first half to take control against the Sailors early.
Robi Powers finished with a game-high 25 points for Steamboat, which pulled away from the scrappy Bears in the third quarter and held on for a 51-36 Class 4A Western Slope League victory at the Rifle High gymnasium.
Another slow start sank the Steamboat Springs High School boys hockey team.
Steamboat's Garrett Bye nears triple-double, McKenzie Millard shines for Sailors skiing and area wrestlers look strong in tournaments in this weekend's high school sports weekend roundup.
One-third of the Steamboat Springs High School Nordic ski team is brand new to the sport. They are learning under a first-year coach that was in their same shoes more than 10 years ago.
The Steamboat Springs High School wrestling team again took the Carl Ramunno Invitational at home, using gold-medal performances from Hayden Johnson, Matthew Hansen, Colton Pasternak and Dylan Wallace.
The Sailors girls basketball team slumped to 4-9 overall after falling late to Summit on Friday night at home.
The Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team used a combined 42 points out of captains Garrett Bye and Robi Powers to down the visiting Summit Tigers, 49-36.
The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team fell behind early Friday night against a Monarch in a 10-0 loss.
A handful of Steamboat Springs High School boys and girls Alpine skiers qualified for the state championship slalom in their lone home event of the season on Friday at Howelsen Hill.
The Steamboat Springs High School Alpine ski team is hosting its only home race of the season on Friday, and the Sailors are hoping a little home-course magic gives them a leg up at Howelsen Hill.
Steamboat Springs basketball and hockey are again at home this weekend while Soroco and Hayden basketball hit the road. Steamboat wrestling hosts its annual Carl Ramunno Invitational and Sailors Nordic skiing will be in Minturn for the Maloit Park Invite.