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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3 Steamboat products advance to women's U.S. mogul finals

The women had center stage Thursday as they kicked off the 2015 U.S. Freestyle Championships with qualification runs for Friday's finals.

High school sports weekend preview for March 27 to 29

Steamboat girls soccer is gunning for a 6-1 start, Sailors boys lacrosse and girls tennis will be heavily tested and both Steamboat and Soroco track squads are heading to a huge Front Range meet this weekend.

Sailors boys and Soroco girls hoops headline winter's all-league selections

Steamboat Springs boys basketball, Soroco girls basketball and Steamboat's ski team led this winter's all-league nominations.

Girls sprint medley, Kerbs' shot put anchor Sailors track

Competing against some of the best Front Range and Western Slope competition there is, the Steamboat Springs and Soroco track and field teams held their own Saturday.

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

Steamboat Springs girls soccer blasts Glenwood behind hat trick, Steamboat girls lacrosse picks up first win and boys lacrosse rebounds in this week's prep sports roundup.

New YVEA program hopes to conserve energy, save members money

In conjunction with a few prominent community partners, the Yampa Valley Electric Association is set to launch a new program designed to save members and customers money.

Seniors guide Sailors boys lacrosse to victory

The Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team improved to 2-1 with a come-from-behind win at Douglas County.

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Steamboat volleyball coach Hall honored for longtime role in girls sports

Longtime Steamboat Springs High School volleyball coach Wendy Hall has been named the 2015 Helen D. McCall Memorial Award winner for her role in advancing girls sports in Colorado.

Well-traveled Sailors girls lacrosse falls to Durango

The Steamboat Springs High School girls lacrosse team ran out of gas Saturday morning in an 18-4 loss at Durango.

Steamboat girls lacrosse coasts by Telluride for 1st win

The Steamboat Springs High School girls lacrosse team snagged its first win of the spring on Friday at Telluride in convincing fashion.

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Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club's Sophia Schwartz flies down the Voodoo course during the U.S. Freestyle Championships women's moguls qualifier Thursday. Schwartz was one of three Winter Sports Club-trained women to advance to Friday's 16-skier finals.

Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club's Maggie Ryan makes her way down the Voodoo course at Steamboat Ski Area during the U.S. Freestyle Championships women's moguls qualifier.

At 17 years old, Vail's Anna Park was one of the youngest to make the 16-skier field for Friday's U.S. Freestyle Championships women's moguls finals.

KC Oakley, of the U.S. Ski Team, had the fourth-best qualifying run in Thursday's U.S. Freestyle Championships women's moguls trials.

Summit's Mikaela Matthews braces for landing following her flip in Thursday's U.S. Freestyle Championships women's moguls qualifier.

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