Rangely couples fare well in classic

RANGELY I Nineteen couples from the Western Slope of Colorado and eastern Utah played in the annual Couples Classic golf tournament at Cedar Ridges Golf Course during the weekend, and after two days of competition, it was the hometown couples taking the majority of the top spots. Couples from Rifle, Glenwood Springs, Steamboat Springs, Rangely […]

Hole in One…

Meeker’s Willy Theos recorded his first-ever hole-in-one on hole No. 7 on Rangely’s Cedar Ridges Golf Course during the annual 27-hole, two-man tournament held on Saturday. Theos said he “chunked an eight iron that landed in front of the green, bounced on, rolled the length of the green and went in!” Theos said he had eye surgery and that he was playing against Robby Elam, who gave him the “play by play,” of the ace. The Couples Classic will be held this weekend, starting Saturday.

Largest field ever for Rangely Open golf play; Vernal golfer tops field

RBC I Cedar Ridges Golf Course has been a busy place and will continue to be for the next two weeks as the 27-hole, two-man tournament will be played this weekend, followed by the Couples Classic.

Marquez, Bullen, Sansteds win Rangely scramble golf tournament

There were 44 golfers playing in a 27-hole four-person team scramble Saturday on Cedar Ridges Golf Course in Rangely, seen above. Marty Marquez, Bubba Bullen and Luke and Mark Sanstead recorded the winning score with an 86. The Rangely course will be busy playing host to tournaments for the next three weeks, beginning with the Rangely Open this weekend, then a 27-hole two-man tournament on July 30 and the Couples Classic on Aug. 6-7.

RANGELY I Forty-four golfers played in the annual 27-hole scramble at Cedar Ridges Golf Course last Saturday. The four-person team from Grand Junction took top honors.

RBC ‘Cup’ won by the golfers from Meeker Golf Course

Meeker Men’s Club President Larin Crase, surrounded by most of his teammates, raises the “Cup” over his head in victory, after they defeated Rangely golfers 34-22 in the 12th annual Rio Blanco County Cup. The “Cup” will now be displayed in Meeker’s clubhouse for the next year.

MEEKER I Only once in the 12-year history of playing the Rio Blanco County Cup, has the home golf team given the “Cup” to the visiting team, and this was not the year either.

Boudreaux wins Ladies’ Club golf championship

RANGELY I Ten women played for the Rangely Ladies Club championship on the Cedar Ridges Golf Course and Ellen Boudreaux won the title and bragging rights for the next year.

Edwards: Third straight Rangely title

RANGELY I For the third year in a row and a fourth time overall, Clark Edwards has won the Men’s Club Championship at Cedar Ridges Golf Course in Rangely. Thirty-five golfers competed in three flights, with a gross and net champion in each flight.

20 teams in Couples Classic Golf Tourney; Rangely rules 2nd flight

RANGELY I The annual Couples Classic Golf Tournament was played at Cedar Ridges Golf Course on Saturday and Sunday, and the two-day event featured 20 teams from across the Western Slope and eastern Utah that were divided into two flights.

Local golfers win in Rangely

RANGELY I Fourteen teams divided into two flights played in the annual DUCO two-man best ball tournament at Cedar Ridges Golf Course on Saturday in Rangely, and local golfers won both flights.

Rangely golfers get even, win RBC Cup back by large margin

After two years of bowing to Meeker golfers, Rangely golfers earned their revenge in a big way, dominating the two-day Rio Blanco Cup Tournament at Cedar Ridges Golf Course in Rangely on Saturday and Sunday. Last year, Meeker just slipped past Rangely for the win, but Rangely dominated them from the beginning this year.

RANGELY I “It was about time we won again,” Robby Elam said after golfers from Rangely, playing on their home course, won the Rio Blanco County Cup back from Meeker, where it has been the past two years.

Rangely Elks…

Bill Cady celebrates a bit after recording a birdie at the annual Rangely Elks Golf Tournament at Cedar Ridges Golf Course in Rangely on June 13.

Big weekend of golf tourneys in Meeker; battle for cup in Rangely

Meeker’s Pat Walsh watches as his ball heads toward the hole during the Two-Man, Best Ball Tournament at Meeker Golf Course during weekend play. Walsh and his partner, Willy Theos, captured second place in the second flight of the tournament, which ran Saturday and Sunday. The overall winners in the tournament were Doug Choate and Jared Brown.

RBC I “It was a good weekend for the Meeker Golf Course,” course manager Scott Bowman said Sunday after the annual two-man best tournament. The 31st annual White River Electric Association Tournament was played Friday, and that was followed by the two-day best ball tournament, and many Meeker golfers will play in Rangely this weekend […]