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Sailor boys eke out win over Eagle Valley

Steamboat Springs junior Rose Epstein keeps the ball away from Eagle Valley sophomore Jasmine Fontana during a road game on Tuesday, Jan. 28.
Chris Dillmann/Vail Daily

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Led by a 20-point effort by senior Dawson Lindquist, the Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team defeated Eagle Valley 61-59 on the road Tuesday, Jan. 28.

The Sailors trailed 30-29 at the half but outscored the Devils 14-11 in the third to earn the win.

Junior Jackson Metzler scored 14 points, helped by a pair of 3-pointers, while freshman Cade Gedeon and junior Eric Pollert added 9 points each.

Gedeon also picked up nine rebounds, five of which came on the defensive board. He also had a team-high two steals and contributed two assists. Sophomore Kellen Adams paced the team with three helpers.

With a 5-1 record against Western Slope teams, the Sailors are second in the league behind 4-0 Glenwood Springs. Steamboat ranks No. 26 in the 4A RPI standings.

Steamboat hosts Summit on Friday, Jan. 31. Summit is 4-1 in league play and ranked No. 24.

Sophomore Samantha Campbell scored 15 posts for the Sailor girls, helping them to a 50-41 win over the Devils.

Tuesday, Jan. 28
Steamboat Springs 61, Eagle Valley 59
Scoring:
SS, Dawson Lindquist 20, Jackson Metzler 14, Cade Gedeon 9, Eric Pollert 9, Parker Lindquist 5, Kellen Adams 2, Devon Crawford 2. Fouls: SS, 11. FTs: SS, 18-24. 3-pointers: SS, 5 (Metzler 2). Rebounds: SS, 25 (Gedeon 9). Assists: SS, 11 (Adams 3). Steals: SS, 5 (Gedeon 2).

Steamboat Springs boys basketball schedule
  • Dec. 5-7: Steamboat Springs at Preview Classic: L vs. Golden 82-59, L vs. Centaurus 63-45, L vs. Holy Family 52-45
  • Dec. 12-14: Steamboat Springs shootout, W vs. Woodland Park 49-46, L vs. Conifer 51-44, L vs. Colorado Academy 73-61
  • Dec. 17: Moffat County at Steamboat Springs, W 58-55
  • Dec. 21: Steamboat Springs at Mead, L 74-47
  • Jan. 2-4: Steamboat Springs at Roosevelt, 2-1
  • Jan. 11: Eagle Valley at Steamboat Springs, W 53-41
  • Jan. 17: Palisade at Steamboat Springs, W 44-41
  • Jan. 18: Rifle at Steamboat Springs, W 59-42
  • Jan. 21: Steamboat Springs at Battle Mountain, W 54-42
  • Jan. 25: Steamboat Springs at Glenwood Springs, L 58-44
  • Jan. 28: Steamboat Springs at Eagle Valley, W 61-59
  • Jan. 31: Summit at Steamboat Springs, W 48-33
  • Feb. 8: Steamboat Springs at Palisade, L 51-43
  • Feb. 13: Battle Mountain at Steamboat Springs, W 55-40
  • Feb. 15: Glenwood Springs at Steamboat Springs, 3:30 p.m.
  • Feb. 20: Steamboat Springs at Rifle, W 68-25
  • Feb. 22: Steamboat Springs at Summit, W 45-39
  • Feb. 26: No. 43 Mitchell at Steamboat Springs, L 47-44

To reach Shelby Reardon, call 970-871-4253, email sreardon@SteamboatPilot.com or follow her on Twitter @ByShelbyReardon.


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