RBC track teams run, jump in rain

Rangely senior Cole Barlow’s determination shows during a race in Rifle last Saturday.

Saturday, April 23, Rangely High School track and field traveled to Rifle for their invitational track meet.

Boesch breaks five-minute mile

Meeker High School freshman Jake Boesch broke the five-minute-mile time barrier last Saturday during a cold and rainy day in Rifle. Several other members of the Meeker track team set personal records (PR). The Meeker boys’ team finished second behind the host team and the girls placed sixth.

Cowboys compete in two meets

Meeker senior Jared Frantz hands off the baton to freshman Kevin Ely in the 4x200-meter relay, last Saturday in Glenwood Springs. The team, which also included speedster Toby Casias and Sebatian Clarke, finished fourth in the relay. Photo by Joan Overton

The Cowboy track team continues to improve, qualifying more members for the state meet and several marking personal records in their events.

Cowboy junior Toby Casias had the fastest time in the 100- and 200-meter dashes, against runners from, Grand Junction, Fruita, Montrose, Glenwood Springs, Palisade, Delta, Olathe, Grand Valley, Rangely and other western slope teams, in the Frank Woodburn Invitational meet. Casias’ time in the 100, pre-qualified him for the state meet in Pueblo. Courtesy Photo.

Toby Casias won the 100- and 200-meter dashes last Saturday in Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction at the annual Frank Woodburn Invitational track meet. Casias’ top placing helped his team finish seventh in a field of 15 teams, featuring mostly 3A, 4A and 5A schools.


Track teams open season in Delta

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More than 40 boys and girls from Meeker High School are on the track team this year and most of them competed in Delta last Saturday to open the season.

MHS track qualifies nine for state meet

Members of the Meeker High School boys’ and girls’ track teams. Qualifiers for the state meet will compete this week.

MEEKER I Nineteen Western Slope 2A schools converged at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction last Thursday and Friday to compete in the Regional Track Meet.

High winds hurt times at May 3 Craig meet

MEEKER I The Meeker High School track and field team returned to competition