I g Bucks After four years effort, the rodeo broke even ~
even dollars does go very far sometimes. It will not buy a large Domino's pizza. It will only buy two pitchers of beer. and two people cannot go to a movie with it. But for $7 one could buy a three day pass to the Fourth Annual Best Western rodeo. held March 21-23. Competition included men's bareback riding, saddle-bronc riding, bull riding, calf roping and steer wrestling. Women's competition included breakaway roping, barrel Calling o ut peoples' names. racing and goat tying. results and adding his own touches Rodeo Club President of humor, announcer Cowboy Bob Mark Pratt said the club kept the flow of the fourth Best went into its first competi- Western rodeo moving alona. tion of the year hoping to do well. "Against the competi- end's activities. Jeff Skintion it's hard to say how we ner took fifth in the calfwill do." roping competition . The Vandals' hopes were However, Skinner said, all but shattered, however, "It didn't feel very good as they placed only one because I didn't win any competitor in the week- money.'' ~ not
Financial Management Association. Front Row: Jamt·s Ham. Michelle Spencer. Tt·rt•sa Pepin. Sue Hasbrouck. Beth Blut•. Back Row: Mark Larkin. Michael Malueg. Rich Ables. Cory Betts.
Skinner was disappointed n ot only in his own performance, but in the outcome of the rodeo in general. But he pointed out, "We did better than we've been doing the past few years." Six men were represented in the rodeo. Donny Gibbs and Mark Johnson joined Pratt and Skinner for the team roping competition, while Phil Rogers participated in the bareback riding event, and Marty Bennet doubled in the bareback and saddle-bronc riding. According to Pratt. the Vandal cowboys could not catch a break all weekend. "It seemed that in every event something stupid would happen and r eally hurt us. It's pretty disappointing," h e said. But despite all the disappointments, Pratt viewed the weekend as a success. continued
Future Farmers of America. Front Row: Ter ry Davis. Jim Wilson. Nella Letizia, Karyl Lolley. Gerry Brown. Connie Gisselberg. Back Row: J im Nelson. Ken Wamstad. Ron Patterson. Andy Patterson. Jim Chase. Richard Ledlngton. Dave Chilcott. Todd Brown. Tom Gisselberg.
1986 Gem of the Mountains, Volume 84 - University of Idaho Yearbook