Ben Ingersoll

Sports and South Routt reporter

Email: bingersoll@SteamboatToday.com Call: 970-871-4204

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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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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.

Sailors' Dorr has 18 saves in girls lax loss to Aspen

The Steamboat Springs High School girls lacrosse team couldn't keep pace with second-ranked Aspen Friday night.

Steamboat boys lax easily handles Vail Mountain

The Sailors boys lacrosse team bounced back with an 18-3 thrashing of the Vail Mountain Gore Rangers Friday night.

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Soroco's Rossi officially signs to play hoops at Eastern Wyoming

In front of a large crowd, Soroco High School senior Jessica Rossi put pen to paper Thursday and officially signed to play basketball at Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington, Wyoming.

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Veteran Fred Sandelin helps a group of Steamboat Springs Girl Scouts properly fold an American flag on Sunday.

Girl Scouts Sidney Barbier, left, and Annie Hager practice properly presenting an American flag to one another on Sunday.

Steamboat Springs Girl Scout Taylor Graham retires a flag on Sunday.

Girl Scout Natasha Curzon retires a worn American flag on Sunday.

Girl Scout Natasha Curzon works with Fred Sandelin to fold up an American flag on Sunday.

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