All-Conference Cowboys…

The Meeker boys’ basketball team recently held its banquet and four varsity players were honored by the Western Slope League. Doak Mantle, Logan Hughes and Zach Dinwiddie were all named to the first team, all-conference team, while teammate Eli Newman was honorably mentioned by the league coaches. Mantle led the team in scoring (254 points), averaging 11 points per game, including 19 shots from behind the three-point arch in 23 games played. Hughes scored 197 points, averaged 7.6 rebounds per game and led the team with 4.4 assists per game. Dinwiddie also made 19 three-pointers, averaged 8.8 points per game and led the team with 179 rebounds in 23 games. Newman also averaged 8.8 points per game and pulled down 127 rebounds in his 23 games. All four Cowboys are juniors and will return next year. Pictured are: assistant coach Brock Campbell, head coach Klark Kindler, Hughes, Mantle, Dinwiddie, Newman and assistant coach Matt Dupire. Becky Hughes photo