Chris Zirkle set a school record running cross country at Northwest Christian University. He's one of a handful of local athletes who have seen success recently at the collegiate level.
The Western Slope will keep its eastern teams like Hayden and Soroco from playing league match ups against its western teams like Meeker and Paonia until the postseason.
Ski season is already upon some of us, and near for the rest. It's time to get that equipment tuned up and ready to go.
A pack of top, young Steamboat Springs tennis players pieced together a big weekend of results at a tournament in Laramie last weekend.
U.S. Ski Team racer and Steamboat Springs skier Anna Marno has plans for a big season, one that could include races at the 2015 World Championships in Vail and Beaver Creek.
Steamboat Springs will be the site of the 2015 U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame induction in April.
Winter Sports Club's Ski Swap, beginning tonight, is a chance to pick up gear for a great deal.
The 10,581 Routt County voters who took part in the 2014 election likely set a midterm record for participation.
The Steamboat Springs volleyball lost both sets in the regional volleyball tournament, falling to Longmont and Pueblo West on Saturday to end its season.
Steamboat Springs volleyball junior Maddie Labor switched from a hitter to libero. Both she and the team have reaped the benefits and hope to capitalize today at the regional tournament.
No matter how long you’ve been here, there are certain things you ought to know how to do living in Steamboat. We’re not talking the obvious how to ski or bike, but the more intrinsic things to have in your seasonal arsenal here in Ski Town USA. No masters ourselves, we combed the valley floor for tips from experts to help ease the learning curve.
Lilia (Osterloh) Snape is coming on as a pro at the Tennis Center at Steamboat Springs after a long, accomplished career playing at the very top of the top of the sport.
Steamboat Springs cyclist Linnea Dixson was podium fast at the USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships in Beech Mountain, North Carolina this week.
Steamboat Springs Pro Rodeo Series was named the top small rodeo in the Mountain States Circuit.
The Steamboat Springs High School volleyball team got the No. 15 seed and plays at No. 10 Pueblo West and also against No. 27 Longmont on Saturday in the regional volleyball tournament.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls cross country team placed ninth overall in Saturday’s Class 4A state championship meet at the Norris Penrose Event Center in Colorado Springs.
The Steamboat Springs High School volleyball team bounced back from an unexpected loss Friday to win a match that should have been scary, beating Delta in four sets.
Steamboat got to early special teams touchdowns, helping lead the way to a 36-13 win on the road against Summit.
Steamboat lost in five sets on the road at Palisade, a team the Sailors handled in four sets earlier this season and one that woke up Friday with three league wins.
Tigers, Rams both out at district volleyball tournament
Paonia came out on top in a pool with Hayden and Soroco at the district volleyball tournament, but with a win against the Rams, the Tigers ended their season on a high note.
Hayden's star swatter Jordan Temple considers life after volleyball
Hayden's Jordan Temple has been one of Routt County's very best volleyball players for four years and always has planned on continuing her career in college. A change of heart could mean today is the final match of her career, however.
Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club coach and Olympian Caroline Lalive Carmichael is Best of the Boat.
Steamboat Springs soccer coach Rob Bohlmann is Best of the Boat.
Steamboat Shoe Market is Best of the Boat.
The Steamboat Springs High School soccer team's season came to an end Wednesday night under a deluge of D’Evelyn goals, the Jaguars scoring all four of their goals in the first half to beat the Sailors, 4-1, in the Class 4A state soccer tournament.
The playoffs could be on the line for Soroco, but that's the last of the Rams' worries as they welcome Hayden to Oak Creek for a 7 p.m. Friday game.
The Sailors dismissed Rifle in three quick games, 25-15, 25-11, 25-17. They played efficiently and powerfully and got plenty of help from a Bears squad that struggled throughout the night.
The Steamboat Springs mountain bike team raced to a fifth-place overall finish at the Colorado High School Cycling League state championships Sunday in Eagle.
Collegiate athletes with ties to Routt County have been busy working their way through the fall season.
The Hayden High School volleyball team capped its regular season with a win Saturday, hitting the road to knock off De Beque, 25-14, 25-10, 25-18.
Beat in three sets in September, the Soroco High School volleyball team exacted some revenge Saturday in a three-set sweep against Plateau Valley.
The Soroco High School football team dialed up its running attack and ran over Plateau Valley on Saturday, beating the Cowboys for the second time this season.
The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports club is ushering in some changes for its young athletes, hoping to craft better all-around skiers.
The Soroco High School volleyball team picked up a four-set win Friday night, going on the road to knock off Rangely.
Hayden lost on senior night, falling 25-14, 26-24, 22-25 and 25-23 in its home finale.
Norwood beat Hayden at home, 59-6, leaving the Tigers to look for positives in a lopsided loss.
The Steamboat Springs high school mountain bike team will compete Sunday in the state championship.
The Steamboat Sneak returns to Steamboat Springs on Saturday, offering a chance to stretch the legs and raise some money for the town’s two elementary schools.
As Soroco plays its second football game this season against Plateau Valley, it's time to reflect on the mess that is 8-man football on the Western Slope.
The Hayden High School football team's home game against highly regarded Norwood represents the only local home game this weekend.
The Sailors beat the Huskies 25-21, 25-14, 17-25, 25-20, handing the team its first league defeat in 22 matches and since 2012.
Joe Neguse is running against Wayne Williams for the secretary of state seat previously held by Scott Gessler.
Cynthia Coffman is running against Don Quick for the attorney general seat.
Incumbent Walker Stapleton is running against Betsy Markey for the state treasurer seat.
Hayden got two late touchdowns and a big fourth-quarter interception to hold off Plateau Valley, 38-33, on Saturday night.
The Steamboat Springs boys tennis team couldn't take advantage of several opportunities on Saturday at the state meet in Pueblo.
The Hayden High School girls volleyball team lost Saturday playing on the road against North Park.
Soroco High School volleyball coach Jeannie Jo Logan said her team put together good stretches Saturday, but it couldn't maintain that momentum in three tight sets.
Eagle Valley dealt a big blow to Steamboat's league championship hopes Saturday, knocking off the Sailors in a five-set match at home.
After rain delays, Steamboat is waiting for playback opportunities at state tennis in Pueblo.