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Summer Schedule for Football

June 1-5: 7 a.m. practice each day; 7 p.m. practice on June 1, 2 & 4; 6 p.m. team night on June 3 June 6 – Game vs. Niwot at Summit High School Every Tuesday starting June 9 until July 21 will be 7 on 7 in the evenings. June 14 – 7 on 7

Bears Win Pitcher’s Duel 1-0 Over Glenwood

Sophomore Takoda Chaney pitched a 3-hit shutout with only two walks to lead Rifle to a 1-0 league victory over Glenwood on Tuesday night at Cooper Field in Rifle. The only offensive support that Chaney would need came in the first inning when junior Ty Leyba led off with a single, stole second and third

Walters Wins Third Tourney of Season

Freshman phenom Elly Walters posted a 3-over 74 at Bookcliff Country Club to win the Grand Junction Tiger Invitational by a 10-stroke advantage on Monday.  It was her third tournament victory in four tournaments this year. Walters, the daughter of Rifle’s girls golf and boys’ basketball coach Roger Walters and sister of Colorado Mesa University

Bears blast Roaring Fork

Layton Stutsman and Gabe Marbas collected two hits each and Ty Leyba tallied three runs batted in to lead Rifle to an 11-1 five-inning victory over Roaring Fork on Wednesday. Stutsman was two-for-three with a walk and two RBI’s on the day.  Marbas was two-for-four with a run scored.  Leyba added two stolen bases to

Rifle High School Girls Varsity Soccer beat Grand Junction High School 5-3

Friday, March 20, 2015 4:00 PM Grand Junction High School AWAY 3 Rifle High School HOME 5 Game Recap The Lady Bears proved the benefits of hard work today on the soccer field. Falling behind by 2 goals at halftime, the team stayed very focused and then threw everything they had at Grand Junction in

Rifle High School Girls Varsity Soccer falls to Grand Valley School 3-5

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 4:00 PM Rifle High School AWAY 3 Grand Valley School HOME 5 Game Recap The Rifle Lady Bears fell 5 goals behind by late in the first half of the game. With a few minutes remaining in the first half, Sadie Suarez broke through the Grand Valley defense to give the

Rifle High School Girls Varsity Soccer falls to Roaring Fork High School 2-3

Saturday, March 14, 2015 11:00 AM Roaring Fork High School AWAY 3 Rifle High School HOME 2 Game Recap Easily the best Lady Bears varsity soccer game in the past few years. The Lady Bears stepped onto the field with a renewed sense of confidence in themselves and their teammates. The first half was a

RHS Baseball Bats Hot Versus Coal Ridge

Rifle High School’s baseball team got a 10-run third inning offensive explosion en route to a 17-2 five-inning mercy rule victory over Coal Ridge on Tuesday in the Bears first game of the season. Leading the offensive charge for Rifle were senior Layton Stutsman, junior Wyatt Carter, junior Ty Leyba, and sophomore Bryer Rew. Stutsman

Basketball Teams Sweep Delta

Rifle’s varsity and JV boys’ and girls’ basketball teams swept all four games with Delta on Tuesday night in Rifle. The varsity Lady Bears came back from an eight-point halftime deficit to beat the Lady Panthers 43-36 (See PostIndependent article).  Rifle was led by Samantha Hinkle with 17 points and Elly Walters with 13. With