It was a beautiful spring evening on Friday in Rangely as the American flag was carried past the bucking chutes at Columbine Park for the first of two performances of the inaugural Spartan Showdown Rodeo. The rodeo drew competitors from nine colleges for the first rodeo held in Rangely in several years.

Showdown not slowed down by rain

April 12, 2013 Heather Zadra 0

— CNCC Spartan bull riders earn top honors at inaugural event — RANGELY I Rainy spring weather didn’t keep Colorado Northwestern Community College (CNCC) bull riders from earning top honors at the inaugural Spartan Showdown […]

CNCC sophomore guard Thomas Powers, this year’s second highest scorer in the Scenic West Athletic Conference (SWAC), drives to the basket against Salt Lake Community College defenders. Despite losing several players early in the season, the Spartans played competitively at the SWAC Region 18 tournament Feb. 28, 
losing narrowly to Snow College.

CNCC basketball teams end strong

March 18, 2013 Heather Zadra 0

RANGELY I Despite a season beset by loss and injury, the Colorado Northwestern Community College (CNCC) men’s basketball team finished the season strong at the Scenic West Athletic Conference (SWAC) tournament in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, […]

Dax Hadlock pictured riding a bronc at rough stock practice.

CNCC rodeo fields first complete team

September 2, 2012 Special to the Herald Times 0

RANGELY I After more than a year of preparation and another year operating at half-strength, Colorado Northwestern Community College rodeo will field a complete team at this year’s National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) competitions.