Ben Ingersoll is the sports and education reporter for the Steamboat Pilot & Today where he began work in September 2013.
Ben has his Bachelor of Arts in mass communication and journalism from Fresno State. Before starting at the Pilot & Today, he served as a sports reporter for the Fowler Ensign as well as sports editor and editor in chief of Fresno State's student newspaper, The Collegian.
Ben is originally from Shasta Lake, Calif. In his downtime, he enjoys traveling, hiking, college football and any fitness-related activity.
Tatum Burger paced all Steamboat Springs High School cross country runners in Saturday's Moffat County Invitational, winning the girls 5,000-meter course. Five Sailors placed in the girls top 10, and two Steamboat boys were top-10 finishers.
The Steamboat Springs High School boys soccer team snapped a small losing streak, beating Palmer Ridge on the road, 3-2, to improve to 4-2-1 overall heading back into Western Slope League play.
The Steamboat Springs High School boys tennis team was in Littleton this weekend competing in its final tournament of the 2014 season. The Sailors will be at home Saturday before regional play ramps up.
The Steamboat Springs Running Series wrapped up its summer season Saturday morning with the Emerald Mountain Trail 5K and 12K runs. Steamboat's Harry Niedl and Heather Gollnick were the men's and women's overall season champions.
The No. 2 Delta Panthers humbled the Steamboat Springs High School football team Friday night, beating the Sailors, 55-0.
Hayden High School football improved to 2-2 on a big Friday night, blasting visiting Justice, 56-20, thanks in large part to big first-quarter plays from senior Jack Redmond and junior Garrett Camilletti.
Soroco High School volleyball dropped to 6-3 overall this season and is 3-2 in league play after a four-set loss to visiting West Grand Friday night.
The Steamboat Springs High School volleyball team was challenged like never before Thursday night at Eagle Valley, but the Sailors pulled through a five-set thriller to improve to 9-0.
The Hayden School Board voted Aug. 20 to officially ask local voters to approve a renewal of the district's 2010 property tax increase in November. The tax that generates more than $321,000 annually for its district.
Devils 1 of league's best despite losing coach to car crash in July
Steamboat Springs High School volleyball is 8-0, but the Sailors will get their stiffest challenge to date at Eagle Valley Thursday. The Devils are 7-2, after pushing through losing their coach in a car accident over the summer.