Meeker boys open cage season with sweep of Cowboy Shootout

Meeker Cowboy Kash Atwood lets fly with the ball for a basket on Friday night against Soroco (South Routt County) during the second round of the White River Electric Association’s annual Cowboy Shootout. Meeker went on to defeat the Rams and then win the tournament in the finals on Saturday afternoon. Atwood, the only senior on the Cowboy varsity, led all scorers in the tournament with a total of 46 points.

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team began its season play by winning the White River Electric Association Cowboy Shootout at home on Saturday. The Cowboys began their successful weekend on Thursday against the Moffat County junior varsity (Moffat County is a 4A school). Moffat County had no answer for Eli Newman, who […]

MHS girls No. 2 at Cowboy Shootout; despite injury Pertile is MVP

Six girls basketball players were named Saturday to the White River Electric Association’s Cowboy Shootout All-Tournament Team. From left to right are all-tournament team members: Reese Pertile of Meeker, Maggie Phelan of Meeker, Katelyn Brown of Rangely, Dakota Bruner of Soroco, Briana Peterson of Soroco and Kiselya Plewe of Cortez.

MEEKER I The Meeker High School girls’ basketball team advanced to the championship game of the White River Electric Cowboy Shootout, then, when the tournament’s MVP was injured early in the title game, the home team lost to Cortez.

MHS basketball season…

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Practice for winter sports officially started Nov. 12, but because so many of the boys just finished playing, only the girls’ basketball team had everyone out for practice. The girls will open the season with the annual White River Electric Cowboy Shootout, which starts Dec. 3, and the boys will host the same tournament the […]

Cagers, grapplers of Meeker, Rangely getting back in action

RBC I Winter sports for Rio Blanco County high schools will begin the 2015 portion of their winter sports schedules tonight with wrestling and home court basketball action in Meeker and Rangely on Friday.

Meeker boys’ basketball team wins WREA Cowboy Shootout

The Meeker Cowboys defended their White River Electric Cowboy Shootout team title when they defeated the Mancos Blue Jays in the championship game Saturday on their home court. The championship team included Jake Phelan (15), Matt Frantz, Cade Rowlett, Jake Smith, assistant manager Madison Kindler, Kash Atwood, Ty Dunham, Raul Lopez, Joe Newman, Tony Collins, Levi Dinwiddie and Logan Hughes. Dunham and Lopez were named to the all-tournament team and Lopez was named the tournament’s MVP.

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team kicked off its season off with a bang, winning the White River Electric Cowboy Shootout at home.

All-state basketball…

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Meeker High School graduates Taylor Neilson and Jeremy Musgrave where chosen by coaches to play basketball in the 2014 Colorado High School Coaches Association all-state games, which includes contests in basketball, softball, football, cross-country, softball, volleyball, spirit and wrestling.

Basketball players earn league and state recognition

Basketball players earn league and state recognition

MEEKER I The Meeker High School basketball teams have officially wrapped up their seasons. As they held their awards banquets last week, both the Meeker boys and girls had plenty to celebrate. Not only did both teams qualify for the 2014 Colorado State Basketball Championships, the girls finished third. To top off the success, five […]

Meeker volleyball…

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Meeker volleyball players Sydney Hughes, Reagan Pearce, Taylor Neilson, Piper Haney, Paige Jones and Aly Ridings were recently recognized by the Western Slope League.

Cowboys basketball team led by Mobley, Musgrave

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys boys’ basketball team is beginning its season with the consistency of coaches and two strong senior leaders.

MHS boys’ basketball team stays busy off-season

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team has been very busy this summer with off-season camps and tournaments.

Dedication…

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Taylor Neilson, who will start her senior year at Meeker High School next fall, goes for a layup during a recent practice. Meeker High School head girls’ basketball coach Greg Chintala said his team will play in a tournament June 7-8 in Grand Valley and more than 15 girls have been attending open gym.

Ladies play in all-state game

Rangely's Quincey Thacker and Meeker’s Kaysyn Chintala represented their schools and Rio Blanco County in the Colorado Coaches of Girls’ Sports all-state basketball game last weekend.

RBC I Meeker’s Kaysyn Chintala and Rangely’s Quincey Thacker represented their schools last Sunday in the Colorado Coaches of Girls’ Sports all-state basketball game last Sunday. The game was played at Arvada West High School. After competing against each other the past four years, the two Rio Blanco County seniors were able to play on […]