Coaches say Thanks

Dear Editor, The 14-and-under Rio Blanco American Legion and Outlaw Softball girls fast-pitch teams would like to thank the following for your donations and sponsorships for the 2013 softball season:

Letter: Meeker Phillies baseball team thanks the community

Dear Editor: We would like to thank Valley Repair, Western Slope Sod Farm, RBC 4-H and Bill Jordan, Wendll’s Wondrous Things, Tom Kilduff, L.T. and Dawn Eichman, Crystal Hernandez,

Youth Basketball

Meeker’s Madison Kindler puts pressure on her opponent while teammate Marryn Shults (10) prevents her opponent from receiving a pass at a recent Youth Basketball Association game.

Meeker Rockies continue to hold off opponents

MEEKER I With the first two wins under their belt, the Meeker Rockies continued their winning streak by not allowing any runs by their opponents in their two games last week.

T-ball underway

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Emma Smith gets a hit during T-ball practice. T-ball, baseball and softball are currently underway, please call the WRBM (675-8211) and ERBM (878-3403) recreation and parks districts for schedules or drive by the Elks or Paintbrush Parks most evenings, to enjoy a game.

Crawford wins two at state tournament

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MEEKER I Cowboy sophomore JR Crawford won two matches at the Colorado State Wrestling Championships last weekend in the Denver Pepsi Center and was one win away from getting into the medal round.

Meeker No. 2 is No. 1 in Northwest Colorado League

Meeker No. 2 8-10-year-old baseball team. Back row: Coaches Sandy Scherbarth, David Scherbarth and Jason Chism. Middle row: Garrett Frantz, Codee Woodward, Logan Hughes, Zachary Dinwiddie, Josh Dinwiddie, Hunter Gregory and Daylon Nielsen. Front row: CJ Wangnild, Zachary Chism, Chris Scherbarth, Stephen Walsh, Uri Goedert and Estevan Barreno.

MEEKER I By name, they were Meeker 2. But based on wins, they were No. 1. The top-seeded 8-10-year-old team in the Northwest Colorado Baseball League finished the season as champions of their division. Meeker 2 completed the regular season with a 6-2 record to earn the No. 1 seed in the league tournament last […]

Meeker baseball team advances


For the second day of the Craig Parks and Recreation end-of-season 8- to 10-year-old baseball tournament, a No. 1 seed advanced and the No. 4 seed hung on long enough to move on to the quarterfinals. Wednesday featured a match-up between No. 1 Meeker II and No. 9 Rehab Services of Craig, and No. 4 […]

Kennedy, Frantz earn top peewee wrestling award

MEEKER I Tannen Kennedy and Dillon Frantz were recipients of the outstanding wrestler award, given at the end of the season in the Northwest Colorado Peewee Wrestling League.

LeBlanc on All-Academic team

LARAMIE, Wyo. | Two-time Wyoming Cowboy All-American Joe LeBlanc was recognized

High winds hurt times at May 3 Craig meet

MEEKER I The Meeker High School track and field team returned to competition

Last laps of the season for BMS

jeff burkhead Tristin Pelloni competed in last Wednesday’s track meet, hosted by Barone Middle School. It was the final junior high track meet of the season for both Meeker and Rangely.