Steamboat football fights hard against Basalt |

Steamboat football fights hard against Basalt


STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A strong first drive the Steamboat Springs High School football team resulted in a touchdown at the hands of senior running back Finn Russell, which gave the home team a 7-0 lead.

Basalt answered right after with a touchdown and kept scoring en route to a 34-14 victory Saturday afternoon at Gardner Field .

The Longhorns hurry-up, no-huddle offense has resulted in a 2-0 start for the team.

The Sailors have had two competitive games, but are 0-2.

Steamboat next plays at Salida on Friday.

Basalt 34, Steamboat Springs 14

B 7 7 13 7 – 34

SS 7 0 0 7 – 14

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