MHS team performs well at event

The Husky Invitational at Battle Mountain High School in Edwards, Colo., resulted in another impressive team finish for the Cowboys track and field team.

Girls’ team earns fourth, boys’ take sixth at meet

MEEKER I Chilly temperatures and strong winds at the Clint Wells Invitational at Moffat County High School Friday, April 27 did not stop the Meeker High School track and field team from having a solid day against most of the big schools from Northwestern Colorado.

MHS battles Titans, Demons

Meeker High School freshman Jake Phelan was awarded the Colter Gavito Memorial award for having the best triple jump mark among freshmen and sophomores last week at Coal Ridge.

MEEKER I Two meets in two days ended up being no small task for the Meeker Cowboy runners, jumpers and throwers. Friday night the team traveled to Coal Ridge High School in New Castle and Saturday they competed in the Demon Invitational in Glenwood Springs. Both days the team was short-handed, due to many team […]

MHS Cowboys competitive

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MEEKER I On Saturday April 7, the Meeker High School track and field team returned to competition for the first time after spring break. While some teammates showed a little rust, others were able start where they left off. Once again, the scoring of Toby Casias led the boys’ team.

Atwood, Atoafa stand out at MHS track meet

Juniors Tala Atoafa and Bailey Atwood both improved their career bests and won events in the track meet held in Hotchkiss. Atoafa hopped, skipped and jumped more than three feet better than he ever has to win the triple jump. Atwood improved in both the shot put and discuss to win each event.

MEEKER I Most of the Meeker High School track and field team started their spring break just a little later than the rest of the school, but their sacrifice was well worth it. Members from both the boys’ and girls’ teams had career days.

MHS tracksters start in Delta

RBC I The Meeker High School Track and Field team traveled to Delta for their first meet of the season. All involved were excited to start the season.

Signing on…

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Meeker High School track coach John Strate was pleased to announce senior Toby Casias has signed a letter of intent to run track for Strate’s alma mater, Western State College in Gunnison.

MHS track season begins …


More than 35 Meeker High School boys and girls listen to head track coach John Strate Monday last (far left), before running down to Market Street and back.

Cowboys send 10 to state track

Ellen nieslanik Toby Casias won the 100 and 200 at the regional meet and also qualified for the state tournament on two relay teams.

The Cowboy track and field team will send seven boys and three girls to compete in the 2011 Colorado State Track and Field State Championships, starting today in JeffCo Stadium in Denver.

Final chance to qualify for state track

This year, in order to qualify for the Colorado State Track and Field Championships, an athlete must post a time or distance in the top 18 in the state as there is no longer a regional meet where the top three times/distances qualify.

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.