Steamboat prep sports


Steamboat hockey falls against state champs

The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team ran into one of the best opponents it will see this season on Friday night and the young Sailors squad didn’t hold up.

Solid defense, patient offense earn Sailors girls basketball 1st win

The Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball team blew out Aspen Friday at the Brenda Patch Tournament hosted by Roaring Fork, giving the Sailors their first win of the 2014-15 season.

Steamboat wrestlers set the bar high in season's 1st action

Steamboat Springs High School wrestling opened the season with big wins over Western Slope foes Summit and Battle Mountain in a triangular meet on Thursday to start the 2014-15 season on a high note.

Steamboat boys hang on to snag season-opening win against Fruita Monument

Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball opened the 2014-15 season with a thrilling two-point win over Fruita Monument at the Warrior Challenge in Grand Junction.

Steamboat hockey drops opener

The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team lost its season opener, 4-1, at Aspen.

Steamboat girls basketball squad stumbles in opener

The Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball team got off to a 0-1 start to its season on Monday night.

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New Sailors wrestling coach hoping rebuilding year spells future success

The 2014-15 wrestling season is expected to be a rebuilding year for Steamboat Springs High School and new coach Travis Bryant. But Bryant insists the young squad is full of hard workers, and future success is imminent.

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Steamboat girls basketball calling on juniors to step up

If the Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball team is going to get back into the 4A state playoffs, they'll have to shock everyone with a junior-laden squad.

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Sailors boys basketball counting on experience to drive them in 2014-15

The Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team is rife with seniors this year, but the task of again reaching the 4A state playoffs won't be an easy one after losing its team captains from the 2013-14 season.

4 Sailors golfers named to fall all-league teams

The four Steamboat Springs High School golfers who qualified for the 2014 state championships collected some all-league honors this month, including senior Brandon Martin's first-team nod.

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Steamboat hockey breaking in new-look team after graduating 10 seniors

Steamboat Springs High School hockey is in a bit of a rebuilding stage after graduating 10 seniors from the 2013-14 team. If the Sailors are going to make it back to the state playoffs, they'll have to do it with a young squad and a new coach.

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Fall athletes all over Western Slope all-league teams

Routt County fall season athletes were well represented on their respective all-league teams, which were announced to players at their banquets this week.

Routt County collegiate athlete update for Nov. 18

Chris Zirkle set a school record running cross country at Northwest Christian University. He's one of a handful of local athletes who have seen success recently at the collegiate level.

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Players young and old create diverse pool at Steamboat City Tennis Championships

The annual Steamboat City Singles and Doubles Tennis Championships drew a pool of young and old over the weekend, pinning up-and-coming youths against some seasoned veterans in competitions that didn't disappoint for either side.

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Steamboat's Paige VanArsdale has fought through cerebral palsy to pursue her love of skiing

Steamboat Springs High School freshman Paige VanArsdale has had to overcome more debilitating obstacles than most athletes her age. But the 15-year-old is learning to love competition on a rebuilt leg that set her back for 13 years.