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.
Soroco High School is jump starting its new agriculture certificate program, a concurrent-enrollment plan that allows graduates to more readily enter the workforce or gain credits toward two- or four-year degrees.
1:32 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle at Howelsen Hill. The car was parked by the volleyball courts, and when officers checked on it everything was fine.
Mitch McCannon scored touchdowns on the ground, through the air and on defense in the fourth quarter of Sailors football's 47-26 homecoming win against Grand Junction Central.
Former Steamboat Springs High School volleyball standout Tara King now is leading the middle school program, building the girls into not only promising young players but young women, as well.
The Steamboat Springs High School volleyball team is 12-0 with a sweep of Delta on Saturday, setting up a pair of huge contests at Battle Mountain on Thursday and at home against Montrose on Saturday.
The Steamboat Springs High School boys soccer team coasted by visiting Glenwood Springs on Saturday to the tune of seven goals from four different players in a 7-1 homecoming rout.
The Steamboat Springs High School volleyball team is 11-0, but visiting Palisade didn't make it easy, beating the Sailors in the first set and pushing them to the final point in every other one thereafter.
The Steamboat Springs High School football team improved to 3-2 with a big fourth-quarter victory over Grand Junction Central on the Sailors' homecoming Friday night.
The Steamboat Springs High School golf team is feeling relaxed just a few days before teeing off at the 4A state championship at Pueblo's Walking Stick Golf Course Monday and Tuesday. The Sailors are one of eight teams who qualified a full four-man squad.
Homecoming week on the Steamboat Springs High School campus means a host of activities and distractions for Sailors sports teams competing this weekend, but it also means plenty of opportunities to make big moves in their respective league standings.