Sailor boys fall short at Rifle |

Sailor boys fall short at Rifle

— The Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team fell on the road to Rifle Friday, losing 48-44.

The Sailors trailed 13-4 after a quarter but rallied to cut their halftime deficit to 22-17. However, the teams played fairly even the entire second half and Rifle held on to give Steamboat (3-4) its second straight loss.

The Sailors will wrap up the 2015 portion of its schedule on Saturday when it hosts Eagle Valley (2-5) inside Kelly Meek gymnasium. The game will start about 3:30 p.m., following the girls game.

To reach Austin Colbert, call 970-871-4204, email or follow him on Twitter @Austin_Colbert

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