VMS lax beats Durango

By Chris Freud EAST VAIL — There are two teams who play at historic Bandoni Alumni Field who are looking to play in the playoffs.The question is, “Would VMS lacrosse wear orange?”We’ll get there when we get there, but the Gore Rangers are 4-2 after a 13-8 win on Saturday over Durango, a team which […]

Eagle Valley track sweeps in home meet

By Chris Freud GYPSUM — Well, that’s the way to do it in front of the home fans.Devils track and field won both the boys’ and girls’ divisions at the Eagle Valley Invite on Saturday in Gypsum.The boys nipped the Huskies, 124-118, while the ladies were comfortably ahead of Battle Mountain, 164-137. Vail Christian’s girls […]

Battle Mountain beats Rifle, split with Bears

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Battle Mountain baseball, after all these years, christened its scoreboard on Saturday.And it spelled out a nice story. The Huskies beat Rifle, 4-1, for the first time since the program moved up to 4A way back in 2004. That was part of split with the Bears as Rifle took the […]

Huskies beat Rifle, split with Bears

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Battle Mountain baseball, after all these years, christened its scoreboard on Saturday.And it spelled out a nice story. The Huskies beat Rifle, 4-1, for the first time since the program moved up to 4A way back in 2004. That was part of split with the Bears as Rifle took the […]

Saints soccer breaks into the win column

By Chris Freud BASALT — From now on it will definitely be “Tootsie Roll” from 69 Boyz for Vail Christian soccer.We’ll explain.“I was joking with the girls in the car that we needed to play my favorite pump-up song, and, if we won, they’d have to listen to the song, whatever it takes,” Saints coach […]

Easter activities draw families to Vail Valley

By John LaConte BEAVER CREEK — After 20 years of organizing Easter activities, Brian Hall has learned a thing or two about the art of the hunt.On Saturday, Hall and his wife Eileen organized activities for 1,000 or so kids at Beaver Creek’s Easter Egg Hunt/Easter Bunny photo op. With every kid finding at least […]

Saturday’s soccer wrap

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — They simply did not go gentle into that good night.Battle Mountain soccer had a seemingly insurmountable 4-0 lead against Eagle Valley on Saturday in Edwards, only to have to hang on for dear life for a 6-4 win.The Huskies are probably very happy to have seen the last of the […]

#VailLive: Social media from Vail, Beaver Creek mountains

By John LaConte April 4, 2015 — Use #VailLive and #BCLive on Twitter or Instagram to send in your text, photo or video updates on weather, conditions and more from Vail and Beaver Creek mountains and see them published here on our live blog as well as tomorrow in the Vail Daily newspaper. … Source:: […]

On the Hill: Bachelor Gulch closes Sunday 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 a patchy Gunders trail at Bachelor Gulch on a bluebird day at Beaver Creek Mountain. BEAVER CREEK OFFICIAL REPORT: 6 inches in past 48 hours. VAIL […]