Middle school wrestlers to state

RBC I Ten Rio Blanco middle school wrestlers, including eight from Rangely, wrestled in the Western Slope Regional Tournament over the weekend in Grand Junction. Nine of those 10 wrestlers qualified for the state tournament in Denver this weekend. Share on Facebook

Former coach honored at Rangely Youth Wrestling Tournament

RANGELY I At first, the Rangely Youth Wrestling Tournament felt like any other kickoff to the youth wrestling season. Share on Facebook

MCWC hosts tournament

MEEKER I The Meeker Community Wrestling Club’s youth team will host the Casey Turner Memorial Tournament on Saturday starting at 9 a.m. More than 60 wrestlers are out for the team this season; more than 35 wrestled in Rifle and most are expected to wrestle in Meeker on Saturday. Share on Facebook

Letter to the Editor: Meeker a welcoming town

Dear Editor: A couple of weeks ago, I had the honor of doing a book signing at Wendll’s Wondrous Things, and it was an enlightening experience. Wendy and Bobby Gutierrez were exception Share on Facebook

LeBlanc clinic…

Former three-time Colorado state champion and four-time Division I All-American Joe LeBlanc demonstrates a “cheap tilt” on defending state champ T.J. Shelton during a free clinic he gave in Meeker on Monday. Share on Facebook

LeBlanc offers free wrestling camp

MEEKER I Joe LeBlanc will be in Meeker on Monday to host his “Live to Dominate” wrestling camp at Meeker Elementary School from 6 to 8 p.m. Share on Facebook

Wrestler, author in Meeker on Friday

MEEKER I Author Ray Coca will be in Meeker on Friday for a signing of his published book “Elite U.S. Dream … A Wrestling Story.” Share on Facebook

Meeker places three in RM Nationals

MEEKER I “The off-season is when you learn the most,” said wrestling coach Barny LeBlanc when nine members of the high school wrestling team asked him to coach them in the Rocky Mountain National tournament in Denver on March 16 and 17. Share on Facebook

Wrestling camp in Craig July 28

RBC | Two time all-American wrestler Tanner Linsacum will present a wrestling camp for students in first through 12th grades on July 28 at Moffat County High School. Share on Facebook

Wrestlers host successful OHV poker run

MEEKER I The Meeker High School wrestling team hosted the first annual OHV poker run fundraiser Sunday last. Share on Facebook

LeBlanc holds clinic in Meeker

MEEKER I Four-time All-American Joe LeBlanc held a wrestling clinic in Meeker on his birthday Thursday before Meeker High School wrestlers participated in the Paonia team camp last weekend. Share on Facebook

LeBlanc earns nod from NWCA

MEEKER I After a successful season on the mat, two University of Wyoming wrestlers were honored for their work in the classroom. Senior Joe LeBlanc and junior Alfonso Hernandez were named to the 2012 National Wrestling Coaches Association All-Academic Individual Team. They are part of a list which totals 87 student-athletes, five NCAA champions, three […]