Jesse Powell, left of Rangely, and Nick Burri, right, of Meeker represented Rio Blanco County on Thursday in the Senior All-Star Baseball Game. The two played on the Western Slope 1A-5A team. Unfortunately, the Western Slope team fell 9-7, but the boys both said that it was a great game that created great memories for them.

Baseball season…

The Rio Blanco High School baseball teams played a doubleheader on Tuesday at Paintbrush Park in Meeker and the Cowboys won both games against Rangely. Meeker won the first game 12-2 and the teams were tied in the fourth inning at five before freshman Logan Hughes hit a triple and slid home safely after being batted in by senior Abrahn Gaeta. The Cowboys are currently 2-2 and will host Paonia on Saturday. The Panthers will play in Cedaredge on Saturday, looking for their first win of the season.

RHS All-Conference…

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Four Rangely High School Panther baseball players were honored by the Western Slope League for their play this season.

RBC baseball teams play doubleheader in Meeker

Meeker High School students Devon Pontine, Robby Jensen, Brady Bland and John Mac Sheridan watched the game from the comfort of a recliner and a couch in the back of a truck and may watch again tonight as the Cowboys host Grand Valley.

RBC I The two Rio Blanco County high school baseball teams met in Meeker one week ago today for a doubleheader. Rangely returned west with two more victories.

RHS Panthers beat MHS Cowboys in doubleheader

Leading the Panthers this season are seniors Enterline, Ryan Wilczek and Lucas Heinle.

RBC I “The games against Meeker were as I expected; they were both a battle,” Rangely head baseball coach Paul Fortunato said about the doubleheader Saturday at home against the Cowboys. “Both team played extremely hard and let it out on the field.”

Batter up…

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The Rangely Panther baseball team opened their season at home against South Park and won the double header.

All-state baseball…

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Rangely High School graduate Tobie Gasper encouraged to run for home base by head coach Paul Fortunato after hitting a home run, was selected to play in the 1A-2A all-state baseball game. The all-state game will be played June 2 at Machebeuf High School in Denver, beginning at 2 p.m.

Baseball all-conference…


The Rangely High School baseball team held its annual banquet and four players earned league honors.

End of season…

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Rangely senior Chad Bolding pitching for the Panthers and classmate Tobie Gasper, taking a big swing, played their final high school baseball game Saturday in Delta.

RHS wins RBC matchup

RANGELY I The two Rio Blanco County baseball teams played two doubleheaders during the regular season and played a single elimination game Saturday to determine which team would advance in the district tournament.

RBC boys of summer play Saturday in Rangely…

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The Rangely Panthers celebrate after beating the Hotchkiss Bulldogs 7-6 in the first game of a doubleheader Friday. Senior Chad Bolding is pictured getting a hit for his team. The Panthers finished third behind second-place Hotchkiss and first-place Paonia in the league standings and will host the Meeker Cowboys in the first round of the […]

Panthers drop 2 to Eagles

RANGELY I The Paonia Eagles traveled to Rangely and took two wins from the hometown Panthers in a doubleheader Saturday. The Panthers have one game left in the regular season before district playoffs.