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Steamboat volleyball utilizes strong hitting, smart defense in victory over Battle Mountain

September 25, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The scramble for the top spots in the Western Slope League could go many different ways, and with Steamboat Springs' upset win over Palisade on Saturday, it got even messier. Palisade (8-3,4-1) held on to the top spot despite the loss, but

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Sports briefs: Steamboat Springs boys tennis and soccer see weekend victories

September 25, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Steamboat Springs High School boys tennis team won its home match against Basalt 7-0 on Saturday, Sept. 22. Freshman Andy Schuiling defeated David Zalinkski in No. 1 singles, 6-0, 6-0. Junior Roy Lundeen, making his third appearance at No. 2 singles,

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Steamboat upsets Palisade, looks forward to showdown with Huskies

September 24, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Steamboat Springs High School girls volleyball team will be looking for another big upset when it takes the court at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25 for a showdown with league rivals Battle Mountain. "If we can get those kinds of performance

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Soroco Rams defeat Gilpin Eagles 54-8

September 23, 2018 — GILPIN COUNTY — Soroco High School football visited Gilpin County High School Friday and walked away with a victory, pounding the Eagles 54-8. Rams senior Jace Logan ran for 229 yards on 10 carries and scored five touchdowns and three extra point conversions. Rams quarterback

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Steamboat Springs High School football takes 40-7 win over Hotchkiss on new Gardner Field

September 21, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Players stormed onto a nearly untouched turf field on Friday night. Fans rattled freshly assembled aluminum stands and the public-address announcer boomed over a new sound system and from a sparkling, pristine press box. The Steamboat Springs High School football program and its

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Looking ahead: Middle school program fuels growth for Soroco cross country

September 19, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS— If there's track and field in the spring, then it's only fitting to have cross country in the fall. But that wasn't the case for Soroco High School or Soroco Middle School in 2013. Soroco High School head cross country coach Callie Bradley

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Steamboat Springs boys soccer falls to Battle Mountain, 7-2

September 18, 2018 — EDWARDS — It's not a surprise that Battle Mountain soccer beat Steamboat Springs, but the margin and the method on Tuesday, Sept. 18, were. The Huskies built a 4-0 lead on their way to a resounding 7-2 victory. "We got matched up with an opponent

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Steamboat golf qualifies 4 for state

September 18, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Sailors head coach Andrew Donner said everyone wakes up feeling a little different on the morning of the Regional Golf Tournament. On Tuesday, Sept. 18, the Steamboat Springs High School golfers got up feeling like state-bound competitors. For the first time in

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Steamboat boys tennis goes 1-1 at home matches, cross country sees more success

September 15, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS— The Steamboat Springs High School boys tennis team hosted matches with Evergreen and Fruita Monument High Schools on Friday, Sept. 14 and Saturday, Sept. 15 at the Tennis Center at Steamboat. The Sailors handled the Cougars of Evergreen handily on Friday 5-2, starting

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Steamboat football falls to Middle Park on home turf

September 14, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — There was something beautiful about the perfectly placed pass from Steamboat Springs High School senior quarterback Drew Bowers to junior wide receiver Lowen Epstein on fourth and fifth with 1 minute and 50 seconds left in the fourth. That’s other than the

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Steamboat volleyball falls short of Eagle Valley in 5-set heartbreak

September 13, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — It was a match too close for comfort, which almost only counts in horseshoes. Eagle Valley defeated Steamboat Springs High School in five sets 25-18, 25-27, 14-25, 25-20, 15-13. "The difference between this team's chemistry, enthusiasm, passion, focus tonight and what I've

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Looking ahead: Steamboat boys tennis plays to its advantages ahead of home matches

September 12, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — At the start of practice, tennis players line up on the base line to serve. The goal is make 10 in a row in a certain spot as a team. The first player steps up and slams it in, but the second

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Monday Prep Sports Roundup: Steamboat’s Andy Schuiling takes 2nd overall in tennis Western Slope Invitational

September 9, 2018 — After a week’s worth of competition, here is a review of what happened with the Routt County area teams. Steamboat Springs High School boys tennis team defeated Durango 7-0 on Thursday, Sept. 6, and faced off against some challenging competition in the Western Slope Invitational

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Sports Briefs: Steamboat Springs High School soccer takes down No. 1 Centaurus High School

September 8, 2018 — The Steamboat Springs High School boys soccer team upset No. 1 in Class 4A, Centaurus High School, 3-2 on its own turf Saturday, Sept. 8. The Sailors trailed 2-1 in the first half, with senior Murphy Bohlmann scoring the first goal unassisted. Junior Kevin Kaster

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Steamboat Springs High School football loses 21-14 to Moffat County High School in regional rivalry

September 7, 2018 — The annual face-off between the blue and red of the Yampa Valley is always a highlight of the season regardless of whether the two sides are in the same conference, and the Friday night showdown in Craig between Moffat County High School and Steamboat Springs

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Steamboat golf stays on-par with tough competition on home course

September 6, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The home-course advantage is not a thing in golf. In fact, it’s almost more difficult. “They always say it's the hardest thing to do because expectations are so high since you play that course all the time,” Steamboat Springs High School head

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Steamboat football changes location of Middle Park game

September 6, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Steamboat Springs High School football team will now play its Friday, Sept. 14 game against Middle Park at Steamboat Springs Middle School at 4:30 p.m. rather than in Granby. Bleacher seating is limited, so fans are encouraged to bring blankets or

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Rifle football tests helmet pads to combat concussion risk

September 6, 2018 — As the danger of concussions in football continues to be a hot-button topic, Rifle High School is attempting to do everything it can to reduce the amount of impact on heads during controlled practices.

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Looking ahead: Steamboat football putting pieces together for road rivalry

September 5, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — In a game that was originally scheduled to be played at home, the Steamboat Springs High School football team will travel to Craig to take on Moffat County High School at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7. In advance of that match-up, Sailors

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Steamboat volleyball works through weaknesses in tournament play

September 4, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Steamboat Springs High School head volleyball coach Wendy Hall believes tournaments are important to schedule at the beginning of the season. "Having to play back-to-back situations is what you have to do in tournaments," Hall said. "So, that's good practice for us

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