Meeker’s JV edged out by Sailors

MEEKER I The Black and Gold JV were defeated by the margin of a field goal, losing to Steamboat Springs 28-31.

MHS Cowboys knocked off by Del Norte 22-36

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys fell to Del Norte on a warm Saturday afternoon. Fumbles again had strong effect on the outcome of the game.

Meeker JV outlasts Moffat County Bulldogs 28-20

MEEKER I Moffat County took the opening kick-off and drove to the Meeker 25 yard line before being stopped. On the Cowboys’ first play Jake Phelan ran 75 yards for a TD on an option play. The try for two points was good and Meeker led 8-0.

Cowboys lose to 2A Coal Ridge Titans

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys dropped a road game last Friday night to the Coal Ridge Titans, 20-39. The Cowboys played well at times, on both sides of the ball, but fumbles and special team play sealed their fate.

MHS Cowboys taken down by Grand Valley Cardinals

MEEKER I The 2012 Meeker Cowboys took a hit Friday night, both by the score (6-49) and the injury bug. The visiting Grand Valley Cardinals allowed the ‘Boys an opening touchdown drive and then shut down the Meeker 11 from the end zone the rest of the night.

MHS Cowboy football team takes opener 27-0

The Meeker High School football team kicked off the 2012 season at home in Starbuck Stadium last Friday and defeated Grand Junction Central’s JV team 27-0. The Cowboys will host Grand Valley’s JV team this Friday starting at 7 p.m.

MEEKER I The 2012 Cowboys opened the season with a 27-0 victory over the visiting Grand Junction J.V. team. The Black and Gold were led by a defense that played exceptionaly well, limiting the opponent to only 24 yards total offense and four first downs.

Cowboy football starts Friday

The Meeker High School football team will have played two games before class bells ring for the first time. Game one will be this Friday at 7 p.m. when the Cowboys start their second season under head coach Ron Dupree by hosting Grand Junction Central’s JV team in Starbuck Stadium.

MEEKER I The 2012 football season begins Friday night when the Cowboys host Central High School’s JV team from Grand Junction, a 5-A school.

HOME OF: Ron DuPree

Ron DuPree of Meeker is this week’s “home of” honoree. Ron moved to Meeker in July 2011 to be the head football coach at Meeker High School.


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Ron Dupree, first-year head coach for the Meeker Cowboys was proud to announce six of his players received all-conference honors.

All in the Dunbar family

Sports, especially football, has been a part of the Dunbar family for more than 65 years Sports, especially football, has been a part of the Dunbar family for more than 65 years.

MHS football: The end of the beginning

Meeker High School football seniors Collin Cochran, Aaron Pena, Cooper Smith, Reno Roybal, Ethan Overton, Lani Matai and Charlie Scherbarth were honored at the recently held football banquet for their leadership, dedication and camaraderie with the fans. Head coach Ron Dupree said he always heard compliments about the well-mannered team when on the road and was quoted as saying, “This is a great way to gauge the parents and the community.”

MEEKER I The 2011 football season has come to an end, but the building process continues.

2011 MHS football season comes to an end

Meeker High School senior football players Collin Cochran, Aaron Pena, Ethan Overton, Cooper Smith, Charles Scherbarth, Reno Roybal, pictured with their coach Ron Dupree, and their parents were acknowledged before their final high school career game against the Hotchkiss Bulldogs.

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys ended their season on a down note with a loss to the No. 2 rated team in the state. For the fourth year in a row, Hotchkiss beat the ‘boys handily.