Hayden and Soroco both go to Grand Junction for their regional, while Steamboat heads to Montrose. Regional action gets underway late Friday afternoon and will conclude Saturday.
Steamboat’s league will look a lot different from recent years, but with some familiarity as well. Currently dubbed “Conference F,” the Sailors will play in a league with Aspen, Basalt, Coal Ridge, Roaring Fork and Moffat County.
The Soroco High School boys basketball team got up big in the first half and held on to win at North Park on Saturday, 67-50.
It was slow, frustrating and closer than previous results would indicate, but doing something as rare as the Soroco High School girls basketball team pulled off Saturday isn’t easy.
Soroco High School boys basketball coach Shawn Hayes said his team struggled to find its offensive rhythm Friday night.
The Soroco High School girls team is one win away from a second-consecutive championship in the Western Slope Gore league after a lopsided win at home Friday against DeBeque.
Both the Hayden and Soroco high school wrestling teams have strong wrestlers, but the two teams’ Thursday night clash in a triangular didn’t yield much of a matchup. The two teams matched up at just a single weight class. Fortunately for the gathered fans, it was a good one.
The weekend gets going Thursday when Hayden wrestling hosts Soroco and West Grand for a triangular. All six Routt County basketball teams also have home games either Friday or Saturday.
It wasn’t pretty, but it was an important win Saturday for the Soroco High School boys basketball team.
The Soroco High School girls basketball team bounced back from its only league loss of the season in a big way on Saturday.
A difficult-to-comprehend game was capped by a difficult-to-comprehend ending Thursday in Oak Creek, but the result was a huge win for the Soroco boys basketball team.
Their backs firmly against the wall, at least concerning league championship considerations, the Vail Christian High School girls basketball team slapped Soroco with its first Class 2A loss of the season Thursday.
Action gets underway Thursday with the Soroco basketball teams hosting Vail Christian. The Steamboat Springs High School Alpine and wrestling teams also compete Thursday, on the road.
The Soroco High School girls had little trouble getting past North Park Tuesday night at home, and now, the Rams are eager for their two biggest remaining tests of the regular season.
The Soroco High School boys basketball team saw a fat first-quarter lead disappear in the opening moments of the second. North Park, visiting Oak Creek Tuesday night, scored eight consecutive points to take the lead.