Panthers end 2-7 grid season with 68-30 loss

RANGELY I “This year was a tough year,” Rangely head football coach Paul Fortunato said after his team lost to the Plateau Valley Cowboys, 68-30, in the final game of the regular season on Yeager Field.

RHS gridders thumped by Norwood

RANGELY I After a crushing 58-0 loss in Norwood on Friday, the Rangely High School football team will have a bye this week, then host the Plateau Valley Cowboys on Oct. 30, in the final game of the regular season.

Panthers lose 42-28 in Soroco, on to Norwood

RANGELY I The Panther football team lost a league contest to the Rams from South Routt County (Soroco) 42-28 in Oak Creek last Friday and they will play on the road again this Friday in Norwood, in another conference game.

Panthers win homecoming game against Hayden Tigers

Junior Troy Allred takes down the Hayden ball carrier in Rangely’s victory over Hayden.

RANGELY I The Panther football team did not disappoint its alumni or the hometown fans in the 2015 homecoming game against the Hayden Tigers, which Rangely won 32-8, in the first league contest of the season. The Panthers will travel to Oak Creek Friday to play the Soroco Rams in another league game.

RHS gridders fall prey to champs

RANGELY I The defending eight-man football state champion Caliche Buffaloes defeated the Rangely Panthers, 44-16, on Friday on Yeager Field, and this week the Panthers will host the Hayden Tigers for their Homecoming game.

Panther gridders fall prey to Plateau Valley Cowboys, 34-22

RANGELY I The Panther football team lost in Collbran on Friday and will host the defending state champion Caliche Buffalos on Friday at Yeager Field, with the kick off scheduled for 7 p.m. Rangely scored 22 points against Collbran, but it wouldn’t be enough to beat the Plateau Valley Cowboys, who scored 34 against the […]

Panthers lose at home to Dove Creek

Rangely senior quarterback Kaulan Brady threw warmup passes prior to Friday night's game against Dove Creek.

RANGELY I Youth and inexperience continue to challenge the Rangely Panthers football team and both were in evidence on Yeager Field in the first home game of the season. The Dove Creek Bulldogs defeated the Panthers 40-0 last Friday and although the score was closer, the result was the same in the junior varsity game […]

Panthers fall to Mancos 6-0, host Dove Creek this Friday

RANGELY I The Rangely High School football team currently has a record of 1-1, after a 6-0 loss on Friday and playing the first two games of the season on the road. The Panthers will host Dove Creek this Friday on Yeager Field.

2-point conversion makes the difference as Panthers win, 8-6

RANGELY I The Rangely High School football Panthers opened their gridiron season in Del Norte, where they overcame several mistakes and won the game 8-6. The Panthers will travel again, this time to Mancos, for a game Friday.

Rangely and Meeker fall sports teams open play this weekend

RBC I The Rangely High School golf team already has two tournaments under its belt and the rest of the athletes from Rio Blanco County will see live action this week, starting today.

Rangely gridders begin practice; team will be young, experienced

RANGELY I “It’s way too early to tell, but everyone has bought in,” Rangely head football coach Paul Fortunato said during his first night of practice on Monday.

Rangely football…

Several members of the Rangely High School football team along with coaches Paul Fortunato and Travis Witherell, were in Meeker on Tuesday at Bolton Construction, cleaning up the yard before leaving for football camp later this week in Greeley. “We wanted to help out and say thanks to Shawn Bolton and his lead man Joe Barton for their support of our program,” Coach Fortunato said. Fortunato said about 20 players will attend football camp at the University of Northern Colorado, where they have instruction during the day and scrimmages at night.