'Horns prevail in Steamboat Springs

from staff reports

   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Col. -- The Johnson County Longhorns opened up play in the Steamboat Springs Shootout on an impressive note, knocking off Colorado's Conifer High by a 69-59 score on Thursday.
   Judd Shoun led the 'Horns with a 19-point performance. Tommy Short pumped in 18 points for Johnson County, while teammate Matt Cornett hit for 15.
   Johnson County, which plays again at 3:30 p.m. today, came through big at the charity stripe, sinking 22 of 26 attempts.