Hughes, Boesch compete at state cross country

Meeker senior Lathrop Hughes and junior Jake Boesch both qualified and competed in the 2012 2A Colorado State Cross Country Championship meet in Colorado Springs last Saturday.

MEEKER I Cowboy senior Lathrop Hughes ran his final high school cross country race in Colorado Springs last Saturday in the 2A Colorado State Cross Country Championships held at Norris-Penrose Event Center, along with teammate Jake Boesch, a junior.

MHS harriers head to state

MEEKER I Hard work, tenacity and simply a love for running have taken both Lathrop Hughes and Jake Boesch to this high point in their career on the Meeker cross country team. Regionals were held last Wednesday at the Confluence Park in Delta. Meeker brought a five-man team and the only female runner to the […]

MHS X-country team competes in Anna Banana

MEEKER I The Cowboys headed down to Grand Junction to run along the Colorado River at the Anna Banana Memorial Wildcat Invitational this past weekend, competing with 23 other teams from both the sides of the state.

MHS takes GJCC

Meeker senior Lathrop Hughes led the Cowboys in Grand Junction with a time of 19:09.

MEEKER I The Cowboy runners headed south and west this past Friday to participate in the Grand Junction Cross Country Invitation ran at the Canyon View Park.

Going the distance …

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Perye Walter has returned to the Meeker High School cross country team for her senior year and is joined by Cowboy senior Lathrop Hughes, who will lead a full boys’ team this season. T

Cowboy cross country works hard

The Meeker High School cross country program, led by first-year coach Sheri Kehr, qualified three runners: senior Krissie Harman, junior Lathrop Hughes and sophomore Jake Boesch for the Colorado Cross Country State Championship meet this season. Pictured with coach Kehr are Krissie Harmon, Lindsey Patterson, Sydney Boes and Bailey Mantle. (Back row) Willis Begaye, Jake Boesch and Lathrop Huges.

MEEKER I The sun had not been up long and the wind was a bit chilly but at 8:30 a.m. the Cowboy cross country team arrived at the Arapahoe Fairgrounds in Aurora, Colo. Tents were set up with vendors and for the larger schools. This was the competition of the best of the best, the […]

MHS qualifies 3 for state

First-year coach Sheri Kehr stands with team members Krissie Harmon, Lindsey Patterson, Sydney Boes and Bailey Mantle. (Back row) Willis Begaye Jake Boesch and Lathrop Huges. Harmon, Boesch and Hughes all qualified for the state meet this Saturday in Denver.

MEEKER I First-year cross country coach Sheri Kehr, qualified three of her runners for the 2A Colorado State Cross County Championships to be held in Aurora this Saturday.

Panthers harriers finish 2nd at Rifle

William Scoggins of Rangely and Jake Boesch of Meeker lead the way for their teams, leaving a lot of runners looking at their heels as they finished in third and fourth place respectively at the Rifle Cross Country Invitational. The two have had good seasons thus far and are making 2A coaches all over Colorado take a second look at the runners from Rio Blanco County. Currently, the two have recorded the fifth and sixth fastest times in 2A this year and both are looking forward to the opportunity to qualify for state at the regional championships this Wednesday in Delta. Photo by MATT SCOGGINS

RANGELY I The Panther boys’ cross country team received some extra notice on co.milesplit.com (the premier news source for Colorado high school runners) this week after finishing in second place at the Rifle Cross Country Invitational.

X-country team in top 10

MHS junior Lathrop Hughes continues to improve as a third-year cross country runner and currently has the 28th best time in the 2A classification.

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys cross country team has quietly been moving up the 2A division ranks and is now considered a top 10 team under the strong running of sophomore Jake Boesch and junior Lathrop Hughes.

Scoggins takes 17th at state

RANGELY I Rangely’s Wil-liam Scoggins finished 17th at the state cross country meet, but he was hoping for better. “It’s pretty disappointing as both William and Devin (Williams) were sick,” Matt Scoggins said.

Runners hit muddy course

Members of the Meeker cross country team at regionals, from left, Joe McPhail, Lathrop Hughes, Willis Begaye and coach Kris Casey. Front from left, Krissie Harman and Bailey Mantle.

MEEKER I We had a long drive to Cortez for the regional meet, it was quite muddy, but no rain on the day of the race and it was an awesome cross country course. The course was a nice single track cross country course with lots of small hills in various places, along with one […]

Rifle Cross Country Invitational:

Held Thursday, Oct. 14: Rangely results Boys varsity Rangely boys placed 7th William Scoggins 8th 18:19.31 Devin Williams 37th 20:12.05 Justin Prosser 44th 20:34.16 Tanner Nielsen 52nd 21:11.57 Dale Nielsen 65th 21:56.49 Conner Phelan 69th 22:15.65 Cameron Enterline 78th 24:46.02 Girls varsity Rosalise Coombs 54 28.19.53 • • • •