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Great First Week For Rifle Athletics

Rifle athletic programs got off to a great start this past week beginning on Thursday with the boys’ golf team as they hosted the Rifle Creek Invitational and won the tournament that day. The Bears were led by sophomore Jacob Smith whose 3-over-par 75 was the best of the day to win medalist honors.  He

Baseball Wins 4A Academic State Championship for 2nd Straight Year

For the second consecutive year, the Rifle baseball team has won the 4A Academic State Championship sponsored by Les Schwab. The baseball team’s 3.69 cumulative GPA was the highest among all 73 of the 4A baseball schools in Colorado. Last year the Bears also won the award with a 3.84 cumulative team GPA. A team’s

Girls Golf and Girls Track Teams Qualify for Academic All-State Award

Rifle’s girls’ golf and girls’ track teams qualified for the Les Scwab Academic All-State Awards with cumulative team GPA’s above 3.5. The girls’ track team came in with a 3.60 team GPA and girls’ golf had a 3.54 team GPA. The team GPA’s are figured using the cumulative GPA’s for varsity athletes who participated on

3A vs. 4A All-Conference Game Cancelled

Unfortunately due to too much rain, the 3A vs. 4A all-conference game in Rifle tonight has been cancelled.  We have received continuous rain daily for many weeks and all our fields are under water and unplayable. There will not be any make-up day for this game due to too many conflicts with summer baseball schedules

Summer Baseball Schedule

Game Schedule (Available also on calendar on baseball page under spring sports on this website) June 3 – Austin Booth Memorial Tournament vs. Hotchkiss at noon June 4 – Austin Booth Memorial Tournament vs. Glenwood 7 p.m. June 5 – Austin Booth Memorial Tournament vs. Rawhide Baseball 7 p.m. June 6 – Game TBD by

Summer Girls Basketball Schedule

High School Program (Team Skills) June 8-Aug. 7 (Dead period for floor resurfacing July 20, 22, 27, 28) Mondays through Thursdays – 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. in high school main gym – Coach Novosad will be coordinating/coaching individual workouts.  You are to schedule your workout time with him.  This will be individual skill emphasis

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