Meeker boys finish 2nd

Meeker twins Alex and Scott Smith go up for a rebound against Haxtun in the first round of the regional tournament last Friday in Denver at Mullen High School. The Cowboys lost 34-55, making it the last game for the seniors, including the Smith twins, Nate Walsh, Fernando Villalpando, Stefan Cochran and Tala Atoafa, who all got to play in the regional game.

MEEKER I “I was very proud of these young men,” head coach Klark Kindler said of his team this year. The Cowboys traveled to Mullen High School Friday night to play a very “big” Haxtun team. Their season came to an end, but not before advancing to the regional tournament and finishing an impressive second […]

MHS Cowboys head to Denver area for regional tourney

Cowboy junior Jeremy Musgrave looks to pass the ball during the district championship game against Hayden, which Meeker lost. Musgrave and the Cowboys (16-6) will play Haxtun (16-5) in the must-win first round of the regional tournament at Mullen High School in Denver, with the winner playing the winner of Denver Christian (16-6) and Highland (7-15). Only the regional champ advances to the “Elite Eight” Colorado State Basketball Championships the following week in Pueblo.

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team were district runner-ups, advancing them to the regional tournament again this year.

MHS Cowboys advance to districts

Klark Kindler has been the head basketball coach for the Meeker boys’ basketball team for the past 15 years, was recognized last week before the final game of the regular season against Rangely for 199 career wins for the school and at the end of the game he had coached his 200th career win.

MEEKER I Klark Kindler was recognized prior to the boys’ game Friday night for 199 wins, 15 years of coaching, a third and fifth place finish at the state tournament, and the influence he has had on countless student athletes in his career. Friday’s game did not impact league standing but did conclude the regular […]

MHS boys head into district tourney

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team secured a top four position and home court advantage for the first round of the district tournament. They had two tough games last weekend against Paonia and Hotchkiss who were tied for fifth and sixth, just one game behind the three-way tie among Meeker, Rangely and […]

MHS boys headed into two big games

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team has two big games coming up. Finding a way to win both would be crucial to their standings going into the district tournament in two weeks.

MHS boys win 1, lose 1

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys were on the road Friday night to play Soroco. The environment tends to be loud and can make for a tough start. However, the Meeker team was prepared and came out strong. They built a big lead by halftime and took the Ram’s crowd out of the game.

Cowboys double wins over the weekend

Assistant coach Matt Dupire will trade seats with head coach Klark Kindler again this weekend.

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team continued their winning streak in league play with wins over Debeque and Plateau Valley over the weekend.

MHS boys start with 2 wins

Jeremy Musgrave, who led the Cowboys with 19 points last Friday and 20 points last Saturday, scores on an easy layup after a turnover.

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team overcame difficult circumstances after last Tuesday’s game in Rangely to win their first two league games over the weekend. Head coach Klark Kindler suffered a heart attack after the game in Rangely, but he is recovering and staying involved with the team.

MHS boys win two, lose to Rangely

MEEKER I The Meeker High School boys’ basketball team came out of the holiday break strong, winning both their games last Friday and Saturday. The Cowboys traveled to Hotchkiss Friday night and beat the Bulldogs 52-37.

MHS Cowboys break for holidays

Meeker seniors Fernando Olivas and Stefan Cochran received playing minutes in the game against Little Snake River, which Meeker lost 38-55.

MEEKER I A poor shooting night and too many turnovers cost the Cowboys basketball team their last game of 2012 as they fell to visiting Snake River last Wednesday in Meeker 55-38. The Cowboys next action will be in 2013 as they will travel to Hotchkiss on Jan. 11 to play the Bulldogs. Hotchkiss has […]

WREA Shootout …

Meeker and Rangely boys’ basketball teams will play tonight in the White River Electric Cowboy Shoot, with Rangely playing Little Snake in an exhibition game today at 6 p.m., followed by Meeker against Nucla at 7:30 p.m.

All-Conference honors …


Earning all-conference honors this year for the Meeker girls’ basketball team were seniors Kathryn Doll and Aubrey Walsh (honorably mentioned), junior Kaysyn Chintala and sophomores Aly Ridings and Taylor Neilson. The young ladies were presented with certificates at the annual end of season banquet hosted by the senior parents. Sophomore