The Steamboat girls finished fifth overall Saturday, led by an 11th-place finish from Natalie Bohlmann. She completed the two, 2.5-kilometer laps in 17 minutes, 32.7 seconds.
Despite the loss of their leading scorer early in the game, the Sailors held on to defeat host Glenwood Springs 46-42 on Saturday.
After a back-and-forth first quarter, the Sailors pulled away to lead by 13 at halftime. Their lead stretched to as much as 21 points late in the fourth quarter before coach Mack Spitellie let his bench finish out the game.
Dakota Ridge, ranked No. 6 in the latest chsaanow.com poll, didn’t look back from its quick start, blowing by the No. 8-ranked Sailors 7-1 at Howelsen Ice Arena.
It was a first-place kind of day for the Steamboat Springs High School Alpine team Thursday, competing at a slalom event at Winter Park.
Maggie Crouch turned 20 Jan. 3, the same day she received a phone call that made her the interim head coach of the Steamboat Springs High School girls’ basketball team. Only two years prior, she had been one of the girls on the court, where she was the Sailors’ leading scorer as a senior.
The Steamboat Springs School Board approved this week a girls golf team at the high school level for the coming spring season.
The Hayden boys and girls basketball teams open the weekend Thursday night with home games against Meeker.
Steamboat Springs High School lost its first nine games of the season a year ago, its only wins coming over Kent Denver, Summit and Mullen, none of which won more than five games. However, all of this was forgotten when the Sailors opened the current season with three straight wins, including two over top-10 ranked teams.
The Steamboat Springs High School Nordic skiing team got a fast start to its season last weekend. The boys team, led by skiers who logged state-qualifying times, placed sixth in the event, and the girls were ninth.
The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team kept its fortunes rolling Tuesday night with a 6-2 win against regional rival Aspen.
The Devils needed all of the first 3:02 to jump out to a 17-2 lead, avoiding the team’s tendency for slow starts, in a 62-42 win over the Sailors.
Steamboat Springs boys basketball used a 12-0 fourth-quarter run to turn a late deficit into a 53-48 win over Eagle Valley on Tuesday in Gypsum.
The Steamboat Springs and Soroco High School wrestling teams opened the 2016 portion of their season Saturday at the Eagle Valley Invitational. Hayden competed at Vernal's Tournament of Champions.
Steamboat Springs High School hockey coach Chris Campanelli told sophomore Nate Kelley to trust his shot. And after a dismal first period against visiting Standley Lake on Saturday, the Sailors needed someone to step up and start playing.