Cowboys slay visiting Dragons 36-20

MEEKER I “It was a nice home opener for us,” Meeker head football coach Shane Phelan said about his team’s 36-20, non-league victory over the Holyoke Dragons on their brand new field in Starbuck Stadium. “The kids were excited to play on the new field and in front of their hometown fans.” The Cowboys are […]

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Hughes leads Meeker Cowboys, 18-8, in first grid game of season

MEEKER I A long bus trip to Ault (A Unique Little Town), did not seem to affect the Meeker Cowboy football team as they whipped the Highland Huskies 18-8 in the first game of the season. The Cowboys will play the 2A Coal Ridge Titans on Friday in a non-league game in Silt.

Meeker Cowboys hold golf play but getting ready for football

MEEKER I The Meeker High School football team was the host of the annual Cowboy Kickoff Classic golf tournament, and the Cowboys will open the season Friday on the road in Ault against the Highland Huskies.

Cowboy Kickoff Classic golf tournament slated for Aug. 20

MEEKER I Many Meeker football players have been lifting weights, playing catch and attending camps this summer, in preparation of the upcoming high school season.

Football banquet…

Below are members of the Meeker High School football team who were honored at the MHS Football Banquet held Monday night. From left: TJ Shelton, chosen CHSAA All-State; Hunter Garcia, Top Kick Returner in the league; Kash Atwood, Top Kicker in the league; Chosen to the All-Conference Team: Logan Hughes, Chase Rule, Tyler Ilgen, Casey […]

Cowboy gridders end season with loss in second game of Colorado state playoffs

MEEKER I “We got better as the year went on, and we were better at the end, but we were not good enough on Saturday,” Meeker head football coach Shane Phelan said after the hometown Cowboys lost 48-6 to the Resurrection Christian Cougars in Starbuck Stadium.

Meeker Cowboys head into the second round of playoffs

MEEKER I “We have been here before and the games get tougher every week,” Meeker head football coach Shane Phelan said after his team defeated the Platte Canyon Huskies 32-20 in the first round of the 2015, 1A Colorado State Football playoffs last Saturday in Bailey. The Cowboys will host the No. 2 seeded, Resurrection […]

Meeker gridders top Hotchkiss, 36-14; Cowboys play Platte Canyon in playoffs

MEEKER I The Meeker High School football team will enter the 1A – Colorado state football playoffs after a 36-14 win against the Hotchkiss Bulldogs in the final game of the regular season, played in Starbuck Stadium on Friday.

Cowboy gridders pound Grand Valley 55-8; big game Friday

MEEKER I After a 55-8 pounding of the Grand Valley Cardinals on Friday in Parachute, the Meeker Cowboys will host the Hotchkiss Bulldogs in Starbuck Stadium in the final game of the regular season. The game will have league and playoff implications.

Meeker gridders gain 500 yards with drubbing of Cedaredge Bruins

MEEKER I With more than 500 offensive yards, the Meeker Cowboy football team ran over the Cedaredge Bruins in Starbuck Stadium on Friday, defeating them 38-12 in a league contest.

Cowboys lose to Eagles in Paonia

MEEKER I “It was kind of a thriller,” Meeker head football coach Shane Phelan said of the football game between the Cowboys and the two-time defending state champion Eagles in Paonia last Friday.