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.

Meeker loses 6-14 in last junior varsity game

MEEKER I Complete stats are unavailable for this game. Jake Phelan, a freshman, ran a 23-yard TD run for the Cowboys score.

Meeker fumbles to Hayden 27-39

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys led most of the game, only to have their lead chipped away going into the fourth quarter. Fumbles raised their ugly head once again to stalk the Black ‘n’ Gold.  The two Cowboy fumbles and one interception stopped the team in a game that had more than 800 yards total […]

Cowboys pummel Panthers 26-0

Cowboy football coach Ron Dupree was thankful for his new kicker, senior Cooper Smith. Most of Smith’s kickoffs were for touchbacks and he kicked two field goals (one for 38 yards and another for 42 yards).

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys won their second game of the year with a victory over one of their oldest rivals Friday night.

Cowboys take it on the chin 0-34

MEEKER I The Meeker Cowboys dropped a conference game 0-34 to Paonia. It was a game of much contrast.

Cowboys fumble homecoming game vs. Lake County

Meeker’s Sebastian Clarke (24), Aaron Cochran (4), kicker Kevin Eli and Jake Phelan (11) and the rest of the Cowboys will kickoff in Paonia this Friday at 7 p.m. Photo by Dale Dunbar

RBC I Meeker found a new way to put the ball on the ground Friday night and lost their homecoming game 6-24. In a game that was close up until the middle of the fourth quarter, the Black and Gold again came up short.