Steamboat Springs embraces national concussion awareness trend
A few years ago, Steamboat Springs High School football coach Lonn Clementson was faced with a choice.
The Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team, ranked No. 6 in the state, lost Saturday on the road against another top-10 team, Valor Christian, No. 7.
The Sailors had no trouble with Delta (3-11), netting a 3-0 win Saturday at Gardner Field that gave Steamboat the season sweep after a 5-1 win on March 19. SSHS used 23 different players against Delta in the rematch, its depth allowing the starters some extra rest before Monday’s trip to Edwards.
For the first time in a handful of weeks, the Soroco High School track and field team did not break any school records when it competed Friday at the Clint Wells Invitational in Craig. In fact, nothing really stood out to Soroco coach David Bruner as being special. Even freshman Chloe Veilleux’s dominance in the mile and two-mile races was nothing surprising.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls lacrosse team lost Friday, falling 20-5 on the road against Grand Junction.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls soccer team didn’t get a ton of chances Friday afternoon, but it took advantage of enough of them, then again leaned on a strong defensive effort and on a few outstanding plays from goalie Ocoee Wilson.
Sailors battle through nasty mid-game storm, lose 12-7
Mother Nature did about all she could to end Thursday's high school girls lacrosse game between Steamboat Springs and Battle Mountain. But an army of shovel-wielding parents, a determined coach and an athletic director with a snow-plow equipped pickup didn't let a nasty mid-game storm cancel the game.
Steamboat, ranked No. 6 in Class 4A, won 10-8 against Summit (1-12) at Gardner Field, its first game in two weeks due to spring break. Some rust was to be expected considering the long layoff, but the Sailors raced out to an early lead and went to the half up 6-3.
Sailors claim 10-0 win in non-conference rivalry game
The Moffat County and Steamboat Springs high school girls soccer teams have had drastically different seasons this year, and though it was an effort to get the two schools together after two postponements, the rivalry game was one full of energy. The Sailors took a 10-0 win while in Craig Wednesday in a game that Steamboat girls eventually commandeered but not without an early resistance by the Bulldogs.
Girls lacrosse team falls 9-7 versus Summit
It was cool Tuesday afternoon at Gardner Field in Steamboat Springs, and the precipitation wavered between cold rain, light snow and heavier snow. The mood of the Steamboat Springs High School girls lacrosse team after their game against Summit reflected that gloomy weather.
Alexandra Tumminello was incredibly close to her uncle, Ryan Shay, one of the top marathon runners in the United States. In 2007, when Tumminello was in the fourth grade, Shay collapsed near the Central Park boathouse in New York City, only five and a half miles into the U.S. Olympic marathon trial.
With many students still on spring break, the Steamboat Springs High School track and field team took only a small squad to the Coal Ridge Invitational on Friday.
Annie Martin is always there, even if you don’t notice. She rarely misses a meet for the Steamboat Springs High School track and field team, even though she can't compete. The senior is among the most dedicated athletes at practice, even if she can’t train like her teammates.
With many kids having already left for spring break, the Steamboat Springs High School track and field team still took a partial squad to the Glenwood Springs Demon Invitational on Saturday.
An April snowstorm has caused the cancellation or postponement of numerous prep games across the state, including Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse, girls soccer and girls tennis.