Panther wrestlers honored at annual awards banquet

RANGELY — The Panther wrestling team held its awards banquet on March 26.

Meeker hosts nearly 300 peewee wrestlers

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MEEKER — After a one-year hiatus, the Meeker Pee Wee Wrestling club hosted the Casey Turner Memorial tournament last Saturday, featuring more than 280 wrestlers from around the region, including more than 45 from Meeker and more than half placed in the top four.

Devon Rose to represent state in national showcase

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RANGELY — Devon Rose, who finished fourth at the state wrestling tournament, will represent Colorado in the Brute Scholastic Showcase this weekend.

Four BMS wrestlers qualify for state tourney

MEEKER — Four Barone Middle School wrestlers competed in the second annual regional tournament last Saturday in Grand Junction and all four qualified for the middle school state tournament this weekend in Denver.

Rangely youth wrestlers to host tourney April 4

RANGELY — The Rangely pee wee wrestling team will host its home tournament Saturday, April 4 at Rangely High School.

Meeker’s Joe LeBlanc places fifth at NCAA championships

MEEKER — It is the highest level of collegiate wrestling in the United States — the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division I — and Meeker’s Joe LeBlanc became an All-American with a fifth-place finish in the 184-pound division at the NCAA Division I Championships, held last weekend in St. Louis.

Pontine earns national title

Devon Pontine won four matches and the championship in the 10-and-under division, in the 100-pound bracket.

Panther wrestlers top Cowboys

RBC — Last Thursday, BMS wrestlers traveled to Rangely to face their intra-county rivals, the Rangely Panthers.

Cowboys end disappointing season at state

MEEKER — “It was pretty sad,” Meeker High School wrestling coach Joe Gutierrez said of the 2009 Colorado State Wrestling Championships. Two senior Cowboys qualified for the big show but only one match was won between the two.

Panthers finish 7th at state

Five Rangely wrestlers earn individual medals RANGELY — For the second year in a row, the Rangely Panther wrestling team finished seventh as a team at the Colorado State Wrestling

Panthers take second at regionals; send 11 to state

RANGELY — The Panther wrestlers were in Palisade last Friday and Saturday to compete in the very tough regional tournament.

Meeker’s Doll, Moody qualify for state tourney

MEEKER — Six of eight varsity wrestlers placed in the top six at the regional tournament but only Cowboy seniors Jared Doll and Matt Moody qualified for the 2009 Colorado State Wrestling Championships, also know as the “big show,” which features all classifications. The big show is held at the Pepsi Center in downtown Denver […]