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RANGELY I The lady Panthers basketball team played two games in the Basin Challenge last weekend in Duchesne, Utah, where they beat the host team but lost to Altamont.

Panthers hope to rebound for home game today

Rangely junior Cameron Enterline was the only Rio Blanco County basketball player to enter the WREA Cowboy Shootout Slam Dunk contest.

RANGELY I Although there were only six teams in the White River Electric Cowboy Shootout the competition was tough. The Rangely Panther boys’ basketball team were in the mix but couldn’t pull off a win during the three-day tournament. The Panthers will host their first home game tonight, hosting North Park at 5:30 p.m., and […]

Women’s basketball opens season with Shootout

Rangely seniors Myriah Moreno, Kelsey Prosser, Quincey Thacker, Brittany Babineaux, with Leslie Hernandez and Shelby Neiberger in front, will have a first round bye and will play in the semifinal game of the White River Electric Cowboy Shootout Friday at 6 p.m. against the winner of Soroco vs. Hayden.

RANGELY I The lady Panther basketball team will open the season with a first round bye in the 2012 White River Electric Cowboy Shootout in Meeker and will play the winner of Soroco and Hayden in the semifinal round Friday at 5:30 p.m.

Panthers look to upperclassmen for experience


RANGELY I “We are finally top-loaded with experienced upperclassmen, which will be a welcome change in regards to leadership and cohesiveness,” Rangely boys’ basketball coach Eric Hejl said. “We will be returning nine varsity players from last year, including seven guys that started at least one varsity game last season.” The Panthers will be led […]

 Panthers drop two

RANGELY I It was a good defensive game but Panther coach Eric Hejl attributed poor shooting in his team’s loss to the West Grand Mustangs and a “meltdown” in the third quarter for the loss against the Meeker Cowboys last Saturday in Rangely.

Lady Panthers win on the road, lose at home

Rangely’s Brittany Babineaux (20) sets a screen on Meeker’s Aubrey Walsh, for her teammate Quincey Thacker (24) to dribble around. Babineaux and Thacker both scored 14 points against Meeker but lost the game 54-42.

RANGELY I The lady Panther basketball team took its show on the road last Friday and defeated the West Grand Mustangs in Kremmling but lost on their home court to Rio Blanco County rivals the Meeker Cowboys Saturday last.

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Rangely junior Holly Lepro takes a shot during a game against Vail Christian last week. The lady Panthers won 35-31.

Panthers lose two games

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RANGELY I The Rangely boys’ basketball team went on the road last weekend and lost two games, one in Wyoming and another in Colorado.

Rangely teams busy in Utah, home

RANGELY I Rangely High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams were busy this weekend. The varsity teams traveled to Duchesne, Utah, for games Thursday night, and the JV and freshman teams played at home in a tournament Friday and Saturday.

Panthers win consolation bracket

RANGELY I “It was our first game of the year and you could definitely tell,” Rangely girls’ basketball coach Jimmie Mergelman said of her team’s first round game in the White River Electric Cowboy Shootout.

Panthers open season next week at shootout

The Panthers will be led by seniors Mason Fortunato, Kody Denny, David Contreras and Ethan Peacock this season. The Panthers will open the season next week in the WREA Cowboy Shootout in Meeker.

RANGELY I The Rangely Panthers boys’ basketball team will wait until next week to open the season at the White River Electric Association Cowboy Shootout. The Panthers will open the season against Grand Valley next Thursday.

Lady Panthers open season tonight

Haeley Enterline will lead her team as the lone senior when they open the season tonight in Meeker against Palisade at 6 p.m.

RANGELY I “I’m the only one in my class that has played basketball,” Haeley Enterline said and she is Rangely’s only senior on the girls’ basketball team.