VMS downs Glenwood in official varsity debut

By Chris Freud GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Vail Mountain School was playing its first varsity game as a sanctioned boys lacrosse program on Thursday. The Glenwood Springs Demons were playing with their first 2-0 start in program history.The Gore Rangers, as it turned out, were able to notch their first 1-0 start in program history thanks […]

Vail Mountain School soccer wins opener

By Chris Freud ASPEN — Under variegated skies, the Vail Mountain School girls soccer team showed tremendous synergy, embodying the school’s culture and translating those principles into action.In other words, the Gore Rangers beat Aspen, 1-0, to open the season.Kristen Vossler to Emma Hall in the first half stood as the game’s lone goal.While the […]

Vail Mountain soccer wins opener

By Chris Freud ASPEN — Under variegated skies, the Vail Mountain School girls soccer team showed tremendous synergy, embodying the school’s culture and translating those principles into action.In other words, the Gore Rangers beat Aspen, 1-0, to open the season.Kristen Vossler to Emma Hall in the first half stood as the game’s lone goal.While the […]

Thursday’s preps wrap: Devils lacrosse and VMS soccer

By Chris Freud GYPSUM — The most impressive thing wasn’t the goals, though their were a lot of them.It was the stickwork that was cool to see in Eagle Valley’s 21-6 win over Steamboat at Hot Stuff Stadium on Thursday.“I wasn’t as interested in the goals as their stickwork,” Devils coach Stephanie Renzelman said. “Their […]

Pink Vail hits the slopes

By Melanie Wong VAIL — When Edwards resident Lisa Stoffel first signed up for Pink Vail, a fundraising day to “conquer cancer,” she had no idea just how much the cause would mean to her a few years later.Stoffel originally participated in the all-day ski fest and celebration on Vail Mountain to support her friend, […]

Broby Leeds honors father with Pink Vail fundraiser

By John LaConte VAIL — Broby Leeds was in Spain when he received the news. His father, longtime local resident Gary Leeds, had passed away from cancer.“It happened the day before I was supposed to come back from the World University Games in Spain,” Leeds said. “I pretty much stopped competing and came home.”Broby Leeds […]

Edwards student chosen as the next Taft Conlin Scholar

By Randy Wyrick VAIL — Lauren Dirvonas, of Edwards, will be the second recipient of the Taft Conlin Scholarship at Vail Mountain School.Currently an eighth-grader at Eagle County Charter Academy, Dirvonas will enter upper school at VMS as a member of next year’s freshman class. The endowed scholarship will provide Lauren with full tuition each […]

CMC offers $1,000 scholarship to local high school seniors

By Randy Wyrick EDWARDS — Your first semester at Colorado Mountain College could cost $355 or less.Here’s why.CMC is offering a $1,000 scholarship to all graduating high school seniors in the CMC district, to be used during the student’s first year at any of its 11 campuses.CMC classes cost $57 per credit hour for in-district […]

Edwards student will be next Taft Conlin Scholar

By Randy Wyrick VAIL — Lauren Dirvonas, of Edwards, will be the second recipient of the Taft Conlin Scholarship at Vail Mountain School.Currently an eighth-grader at Eagle County Charter Academy, Dirvonas will enter upper school at VMS as a member of next year’s freshman class. The endowed scholarship will provide Lauren with full tuition each […]

CMC offers $1,000 scholarship to all local high school seniors

By Randy Wyrick EDWARDS — Your first semester at Colorado Mountain College could cost $355 or less.Here’s why.CMC is offering a $1,000 scholarship to all graduating high school seniors in the CMC district, to be used during the student’s first year at any of its 11 campuses.CMC classes cost $57 per credit hour for in-district […]