The Barone Middle School football team opened the season with a 36-0 victory over county rival Panthers in Rangely Saturday last. Playing for the young Cowboys this season are (front) Josh Cochran, Robbie Jensen, Devon Pontine, Cole Purcell, Cody Purcell, Cole Brwon, Sheridan Harvey, Casey Turner, Hunter Garcia, Sam Nieslanik, Jake Nielsen and Connor Pfister. (Back) Chase Rule, Ty Dunham, Branden Farrell, Dillon Frantz, Caleb Bradford, Noah Overton, TJ Shelton, Jake Smith, Kash Atwood, Tell Blanke, Tyler Pollock, Jacob Henderson, Brett McGruder, Tyler Ilgen and Cody Nielsen. The Cowboys will play in Craig Friday.
Meeker’s Tristin Pelloni carried the ball in the first quarter of Saturday’s cross-county rivalry game.
MEEKER I The Barone Middle School football team was at home Saturday against Grand Valley and both the seventh and eighth grade teams battled hard but fell short against the tough teams.