Steamboat prep sports


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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.

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Routt County high school 2014 fall season sports superlatives

We look back at the fall high school sports season in Routt County and recognize the best team, game, individual performance, newcomers and coaching job.

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Steamboat senior Bye finds the right fit, commits to play at UIC

Steamboat Springs High School senior basketball player Garrett Bye verbally committed to play at the University of Illinois, Chicago. With the recruiting process now over, Bye is setting his focus on helping the Sailors get back to the state playoffs.

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Sailors sent home: Volleyball squad falls at regional tourney

The Steamboat Springs volleyball lost both sets in the regional volleyball tournament, falling to Longmont and Pueblo West on Saturday to end its season.

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Glenwood downs Steamboat, 42-28, to end Sailors' season

The Steamboat Springs High School football team couldn't dash league foe Glenwood Springs' playoff hopes Friday night, but despite the 42-28 season-ending loss, Sailors coach Lonn Clementson was looking ahead, not backward.

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Perfecting the pass: Steamboat's Maddie Labor embraces defensive role

Steamboat Springs volleyball junior Maddie Labor switched from a hitter to libero. Both she and the team have reaped the benefits and hope to capitalize today at the regional tournament.

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Steamboat seniors aiming to kill Glenwood Springs' playoff push

The Steamboat Springs High School football team doesn't look like it's playoff bound, but the Sailors have a prime opportunity to play the spoiler role when Glenwood Springs visits this Friday on Senior Night.