Ward second at state for Eagle Valley Devils

By Chris Freud DENVER — It’s a bitter end, but an absolutely tremendous season, nonetheless.Eagle Valley’s Devin Ward fell in the finals to none other than Montezuma-Cortez’s Seager Oliver, 4-0, on the big stage at the Pepsi Center during the 3A state finals on Saturday night.Unfortunately, Oliver is the same guy who topped Ward in […]

Ward second at state for Devils

By Chris Freud DENVER — It’s a bitter end, but an absolutely tremendous season, nonetheless.Eagle Valley’s Devin Ward fell in the finals to none other than Montezuma-Cortez’s Seager Oliver, 4-0, on the big stage at the Pepsi Center during the 3A state finals on Saturday night.Unfortunately, Oliver is the same guy who topped Ward in […]

Saints boys basketball takes home league title

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — It is a historic irony that Vail Christian boys basketball clinched the school’s first league title against DeBeque, 93-31, on Saturday afternoon at the Wheeler Athletic Center in Edwards.While the current edition of Saints were either in diapers or scrambling around as tykes when Vail Christian started playing basketball teams […]

Saints boys basketball wins league title

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — It is a historic irony that Vail Christian boys basketball clinched the school’s first league title against DeBeque, 93-31, on Saturday afternoon at the Wheeler Athletic Center in Edwards.While the current edition of Saints were either in diapers or scrambling around as tykes when Vail Christian started playing basketball teams […]

Battle Mountain savors the skiing title

By Chris Freud The day after Battle Mountain boys skiing’s first state championship in 14 years it snowed.That was kind of appropriate.And as an added bonus, the Huskies actually got the trophy this time. (In 2001, CHSAA calculated the points in error and initially gave the thing to Summit County before trophy finally made it […]

Huskies savor the skiing title

By Chris Freud The day after Battle Mountain boys skiing’s first state championship in 14 years it snowed.That was kind of appropriate.And as an added bonus, the Huskies actually got the trophy this time. (In 2001, CHSAA calculated the points in error and initially gave the thing to Summit County before trophy finally made it […]

Adventure to The Observatory near Telluride

By Caitlin Row It might not be easy to get to The Observatory at Alta Lakes, but it’s a worthwhile endeavor. Located on a remote site about 30 minutes above the town of Telluride, it can only be accessed by four-wheel-drive vehicles or snowmobiles though the Alta ghost town. The lodge — built solidly of […]

On the Hill: Snow day for Jimmie Heuga

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: On a snowy day, Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the run entitled “Jimmie Heuga Express” on Vail Mountain, honoring multiple sclerosis champion and Olympic bronze medalist Jimmie Heuga. VAIL OFFICIAL REPORT: […]

On the Hill: 3 inches reported, more out there at Beaver Creek

By Ross Leonhart On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart reports from Centennial and Stickline with some fresh snow on the ground at Beaver Creek. BEAVER CREEK OFFICIAL REPORT: 3″ in past 24 hours (0 overnight); 8″ in […]

#VailLive: Social media from Vail, Beaver Creek

By John LaConte February 21, 2015 — Send your text, photo or video updates on weather, conditions and more from Vail and Beaver Creek mountains using #VailLive and #BCLive on Twitter or Instagram and see them published here on our live blog as well as tomorrow in the Vail Daily newspaper. … Source:: Vail Daily […]