Steamboat prep sports


Sailors' skiers set for state

The Steamboat Springs High School skiing team is sending 13 Nordic skiers and eight Alpine skiers to the state championships this week.

With regionals complete, wrestlers eye state championship brackets

Regionals are all wrapped up and eight Routt County wrestlers are heading to the state championships this week in Denver. Steamboat Springs qualified three athletes in Class 3A, and Hayden qualified five in Class 2A.

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Top 3 performances of the weekend in Routt County high school sports

Hayden and Soroco girls battle in a surprisingly close game, Sailors hockey closes the season with a shutout win, and Steamboat boys hoops suffers big loss with league title on the line in this weekend's preps roundup.

Sailors hockey closes season with shutout win at Mullen

The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team closed its season on a very high note, grabbing a 2-0 shutout win at Mullen on Friday night.

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Sailors boys basketball itching for a piece of the league title

The Steamboat Springs and Glenwood Springs boys basketball teams will meet on the Demons' floor Saturday afternoon with league titles on the line. If the Demons win, they take everything. If the Sailors win, they get their share, too.

Steamboat girls fall at buzzer

It was better, Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball coach Mack Spitellie said Thursday night. It wasn’t quite enough, however, and the squad lost by two points on the road against Summit, falling as the Tigers hit a buzzer-beating 3-point shot.

Road win sets up Saturday showdown for Steamboat boys

The Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team took care of business Thursday night, setting up the challenge the team has been waiting for.

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It's do or die for Steamboat, Hayden and Soroco wrestlers at regionals

Regional wrestling tourneys a chance for local athletes to get to state

The Colorado high school wrestling regional tournaments kick off this weekend, offering a chance for Steamboat Springs, Hayden and Soroco athletes to punch their tickets to the state championships at Denver's Pepsi Center.

High school sports weekend preview for Feb. 12-14

The Steamboat Springs boys basketball team faces league-title implications this weekend. The Sailors hockey squad takes on its final opponent, and the Soroco-Hayden rivalry heads to the Tigers' gym.

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Second-half surge leads Sailors over Battle Mountain

The Steamboat boys showed up in the second half to take care of Battle Mountain Tuesday.

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Steamboat girls stumble at home

Tuesday night could have been the low point of the season for the Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball, which fell at home against Battle Mountain, 39-20.

Steamboat Nordic girls 5th, boys 7th at Frisco 5K

The Steamboat Springs High School Nordic ski team is closing in on next weekend's state championships. The Sailors girls finished in fifth and the boys finished in seventh at Frisco's 5K skate race Saturday.

Steamboat wrestling shows well at Meeker Duals

Both Steamboat Springs and Hayden wrestling teams walked away from weekend dual-style tournaments with winning records, the Sailors at Meeker and the Tigers in Southeast Wyoming.

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Top 3 performances of the weekend in Routt County high school sports

Brody King sparked the Steamboat boys, Hayden and Soroco hoops teams had a successful weekend, and a Sailors girls basketball player nearly snagged a triple-double.

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Despite improved defense, Sailors girls basketball downed by Delta

Neither team was safe from the turnover bug Saturday, but Delta outlasted the Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball team, 52-33.