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Lupori a driving force for Sailor defense

Ellese Lupori is the leader of a Sailor defense that has allowed only seven goals all season entering Saturday’s 10 a.m. playoff game against No. 9 seed Silver Creek at Gardner Field.

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Sailors down, not out at state tennis

The Steamboat Springs High School girls tennis team wasn’t able to make enough good things happen Thursday, and now, the squad will have to wait for Friday to see if something good will happen to it.

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Smooth sailing

Steamboat girls soccer coasts by Longmont, 6-1, in playoff game

MacKenzie Gansmann scored less than eight minutes into the game, and it was smooth sailing from there on for No. 8 seed Steamboat, en route to a 6-1 win against No. 25 Longmont at Gardner Field in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs

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Tracksters get last crack at state

Area track and field teams have one final meet remaining this week, a last chance to qualify for the state meet in Lakewood, which begins May 19.

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Seven Sailors set for state tennis

It’s been that kind of season for the Steamboat Springs High School girls tennis team, so of course, as the team was preparing to leave for the Class 4A state tennis tournament in Pueblo, something went wrong.

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Four-goal streak ends Sailors' season

Boys lacrosse team falls in first round of playoffs

The Sailors lost Tuesday in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs, the No. 10 seed falling on the road against No. 7 Golden, 8-7.

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Steamboat boys lacrosse draws No. 10 seed

Sailors will play at Golden on Tuesday

The Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team will open tournament play on the road, playing at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Golden High School.

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Soroco track again strong as teams head to last-chance meets

Soroco High School track and field coach David Bruner really likes where his team sits. This week, the Rams will travel to West Grand for their last-chance meet, although most of their athletes don't have anything to worry about in regards to state qualification.

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Girls soccer to host Longmont Wednesday in playoffs

At 14-1 overall and ranked among the top 10 in the state, it was announced Sunday the Sailors will be a No. 8 seed and host No. 25 seed Longmont (6-9) in Wednesday’s first-round game at Gardner Field. A time had not yet been announced.

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Moffat County girls golf tees up regional tourney

Rifle takes 1st; Bears’ Elly Walters wins individual play with 73

If they hadn’t gotten used to wet conditions by this point in the season, the players in the 4A Western Regional Tournament might have had some complaints about the precipitation this weekend, but there was no keeping these girl golfers from playing a full round. Yampa Valley Golf Course was the site of the regional event Saturday, with Moffat County High School girls acting as the hosting team as 14 schools came to Craig.

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Sailors slip in regular season finale

It was down, up and, finally, down Saturday. The Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team is hoping it can find one more up as it heads into the Class 4A state playoffs, the seeding of which will be announced Sunday.

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Boys lax denies Fruita, claims third in WSL

Friday’s win against Fruita Monument keeps the Sailors in good position to host a first-round playoff game, particularly if they can beat Douglas County in Saturday’s 3 p.m. season-finale at Gardner Field. The playoff brackets will be announced Sunday.

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Girls lacrosse season ends with loss

A storybook ending it wasn’t for the Steamboat Springs High School girls’ lacrosse team, which finished its season Friday with a weather-shortened 13-3 loss to Grand Junction at Gardner Field.

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Sailors make it a dozen, win regional title

It was one of the closest calls the team has had, but Friday, the Steamboat Springs High School girls tennis players managed to pull it off, winning their 12th consecutive regional championship.

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Girls soccer rolls Eagle Valley to cap perfect league season

Winners of seven straight, the Sailors now await their postseason fate. Ranked No. 8 in Class 4A with only one loss, Steamboat is confident it will land in the top 16 when the bracket is announced Sunday, which would allow the school to host a playoff game for the first time since 2009.