Ben Ingersoll

Sports and South Routt reporter

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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. 

Recent Stories

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McCannon working his way back

Steamboat Springs High School senior Mitch McCannon is hoping to make his full-game debut this week on the lacrosse field, three months after breaking three bones in his foot.

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Steamboat's Austin Kerbs keeps getting better in high jump

Season-best times and marks were in abundance for Steamboat Springs, Hayden and Soroco track and field teams at Friday's Clint Wells Invitational in Craig.

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Closest thing to home

Steamboat, Soroco and Hayden track teams set to compete in Craig Friday

All three Routt County high school track and field teams will be at Moffat County's Clint Wells Invitational this Friday, marking the closest meet to home for the Sailors, Rams and Tigers.

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High school sports weekend preview for April 16 to 18

Steamboat boys and girls lacrosse, as well as Sailors girls soccer are at home this weekend, while Steamboat tennis, baseball and track are all on the road. Soroco and Hayden track are also away.

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As one door starts to close, another opens for Hayden's Redmond

Hayden track and field athlete Jack Redmond driven to take it to the next level

Hayden High School senior Jack Redmond has just a few more weeks to cement his Tigers track and field legacy before shipping off to college, where he plans to be a student-athlete.

Oak Creek residents asked for input on comprehensive plan update

Oak Creek and South Routt residents who want to have their voices heard as the town updates its five-year-old comprehensive plan will have their chance Wednesday.

Rams track doubles up in weekend invites

The Soroco Rams track and field team had a busy weekend, competing in two different invitationals. The Steamboat and Hayden squads also saw some podium finishes in their meets.

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

The Sailors girls tennis team has an undefeated No. 1 singles player, Steamboat baseball's Jesse Pugh tosses seven scoreless innings and Steamboat-Battle Mountain soccer closes entertaining rivalry for the season.

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Pitchers reign in Steamboat-Glenwood baseball doubleheader split

The Steamboat Springs High School baseball team opened its rare home doubleheader with a shutout win before getting shutout itself in Game 2 on Saturday versus Glenwood Springs.

Tatum Burger wins, but Sailors girls tennis falls to Ralston Valley

The Steamboat Springs High School girls tennis team was downed Friday by Class 5A's undefeated Ralston Valley Mustangs, 6-1.

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Soroco freshman Mattie Rossi hugs her 4-by-400 relay teammates following the Rams' win Friday at the Clint Wells Invitational in Craig.

Steamboat Springs' Jake Andersen took fifth in the boys long jump Friday at the Clint Wells Invitational.

Soroco freshman Ben Kelley leads the boys 800 pack ahead of teammate Chance Beaty, right, on Friday in Craig.

Soroco's Kali Constine attempts 4-feet-7-inches Friday in the girls high jump at the Clint Wells Invitational in Craig.

Soroco freshman Mattie Rossi had a career day on Friday in Craig, taking home four firsts, including her new personal-record time in the 300 hurdles.

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