Lady Cowboys finish runners-up in district

MEEKER — For the first time in several years, Meeker High School was the site of the district basketball tournament, where four girls’ and four boys’ teams played for a district title and seeds in the upcoming regional tournaments, which all eight teams will advance to.

Panthers drop Hayden; advance to regional

RANGELY — The question of which Panther team will show up continued at the 2A district tournament last weekend in Meeker. And both made an appearance.

Cowboys win district tourney

MEEKER — For the second time in three years, the Meeker High School boys’ basketball team has won the District 5 tournament.

Here’s Rio Blanco County … by the numbers

County Assessor Renae Neilson knows her numbers. Speaking at an meeting last month of Rio Blanco County Democrats, Neilson, who, by the way, is a Republican, recited figures mostly off the top of her head, with very few notes.

Panthers junior varsity team ends season on a high note, 64-41

RANGELY — After a first half where the Rangely Panthers JV boys were a little shaky at times, they managed to turn in a solid performance to cap off their season with a win Feb. 13.

Panthers avenge early season loss, advance to district tournament

RANGELY — The way things shook out in the seeding process for the RHS boys basketball team was, in many ways, bittersweet.

Cowboys open district with win

MEEKER — The Cowboys started the district basketball tournament in convincing style last Saturday with a lopsided 88-35 victory over the West Grand Mustangs in Meeker for the first round of the playoffs.

Meeker hosts Dist. 5 tourney this weekend

MEEKER — Rangely’s girls’ basketball team will play Paonia at 3:30 p.m. Friday in the 2A District 5 tournament at Meeker High School.

Rangely girls move on to district semis at Meeker Friday

RANGELY — In what was the final home game for the seniors on the RHS girls basketball team, it was a total team effort that made sure they went out with a win against the West Grand Mustangs.

Lady Cowboys whip Plateau Valley 64-43 in first round

MEEKER — The Meeker girls’ basketball team ended the season for the Lady Cowboys from Plateau Valley last Saturday in the first round of the district tournament and will now host the final four teams this Friday and Saturday.

RHS girls’ alumni game is Friday

RANGELY — On Friday Feb. 20 at 7 p.m., RHS girls’ basketball will be hosting the RHS alumni basketball game.

Lady Panthers roll over Plateau Valley; earn home playoff game

RANGELY — If I were to only use one word to describe the RHS Lady Panthers latest victory it would have to be consistent. Take one look at the quarter by quarter scoring and you’ll see what I mean.