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., and is new to Steamboat Springs. In his downtime, he enjoys traveling, hiking, college football and any fitness-related activity.
Friday night, the Boys & Girls Club of Northwest Colorado celebrated the Steamboat club's fifth birthday. In five short years, the club has gone from hoping for a few hundred kids to serving more than 1,700 youth in the area.
The Run SMART Project camp for high school runners was back in Steamboat Springs this week, featuring athletes from across the United States and some of the most elite coaches found on the prep running circuit.
As August rodeo season kicks off, higher stakes and bigger dollars are on the line at the Steamboat Springs Pro Rodeo Series, which only has three weekends of competition left.
South Routt "super mom" Jaila Benjamin was recognized with the 2014 Healthy School Hero Award, presented by Colorado Action for Healthy Kids. She's a district parent deeply invested in all things wellness, and takes on a number of different roles each school year.
The Northwest Colorado prep football region is in need of game officials for the upcoming season and beyond, a strenuous time commitment at times, one ref says, but worth it for those who love the game.
Five Steamboat Springs Soccer Club squads reached Sunday's finals in their respective divisions at the 30th Mountain Soccer Tournament, with three teams hoisting finals trophies.
The Steamboat Rugby Club team kept up its winning ways Saturday at Aspen, easily handling the road contest, 42-27, with a much-needed weekend off coming up.
Steamboat Bike Park Manager Trevyn Newpher took home a win in the first Enduro-X series race of the season in the professional open men's class.
On Tuesday at the Steamboat Springs Community Center, the Yampa Valley Sustainability Council is hosting a panel discussion to analyze alternative forms of transportation and how it may affect the Northwest Colorado region in the near and distant future.
Six Denver high schoolers are trading technology for the environment as part of The Nature Conservancy's annual internship program in Routt County.