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ver the years, I’ve admittedly ruffled more than just a few feathers of producers. It’s not like I’m laying in wait for an opportunity to pounce on a producer’s miscue, but rather it’s one of those things I consider my responsibility… as the de facto “keeper of the flame” for all things rodeo and team roping related in this little piece of the universe. For the most part bad producers simply don’t last very long. I normally don’t have to do or say anything, and if I do, it’s merely to point out certain practices as a “matter of fact.” Once contestants understand what’s going on… their entry fee dollars go somewhere else and the problem is either fixed by the producer or he doesn’t last long in the business. Truth is, I have no idea why anyone would want to be a producer/contractor. It’s a hard, thankless job with skinny margins and endless headaches. For what they have at risk and invested… there is no way it’s worth it. I think the fundamental breakdown between contestant and producer/contractor is rooted in the contestants’ belief that producers are making money from them… and what a producer/ contractor makes detracts from what they could potentially earn. Uh… yeah… of course it does, but it’s a service, a cost of doing business, not unlike the fuel you have to buy or the vehicle you need to get you to the event.

Ad/Text deadline for the July issue of The All-Around is June 6, 2014.

I’ve been working on an article for next month’s issue about the cost/availability of roping cattle. In the process of digging through historical data, I found some really interesting facts that should cause all of us to shake our heads in disbelief with regard to the economic pressures that producer/contractors have had to deal with over the past 20 or so years. Consider this, in the last 20 years, the CPI (the official source for indicating the rate of inflation) has gained about 55%. In other words, something that cost you $1.50 in 1995, will cost you $2.35 today. Just think about what that means. If a typical entry fee in a rodeo event was $70 in 1995, $20 of which was stock charge, the same entry fee would have to be nearly $110, with the producer/contractor getting about $30 just to keep pace with the rate of inflation. Since rodeo contestants will just not go for $110 entry fees, something has to give. Contestants still want that $70 entry fee, which would be great, except they still want $50 of it to be in the payout. And where does that leave the producer/contractor? Well… it leaves them stuck earning what they did 20 years ago while everything in the world around them has increased in cost by 55%. Okay, so if that doesn’t help you to feel the pain of the producer/contractor, let’s make it continued on page 62

Cover: Hunter Brasfield (New Mexico Highlands University) winner of the bareback event April 25, 2014 at NMSU rodeo with a score of 74. PHOTO COURTESY OF RON GILSON/GILSON PHOTOS

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he 30-year-old Stephenville, TX cowboy out-roped a field laden with world champions and multitime National Finals qualifiers here April 27 to win the Joe’s Boot Shop Open Calf Roping, sponsored by AC Nutrition. Long roped four in 34.21 to claim the $3,775 winner’s check, bringing his total for the day to $7,299. His 9.73 run in the Championship round was simple, solid and efficient - Long had done the real work in the first three rounds. He won the first round in 7.74 to collect $2,164, then followed with a 8.9 in the second round to lead the 72-man field with a 16.64 on two. With a third of the field out on two, Long didn’t play it safe. He layed his ears back to finish his third run in 7.84, placing third in the round and adding $1,360 to his pot. More importantly, he remained first in the average with a 24.48 on three, guaranteeing him the final run of the roping. With 15 invited back, the margin between Long and No. 15 Cimarron Boardman was 6.46 seconds. Long held a margin of 2.07 seconds over former world

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champion Stran Smith, who was second on three with a 26.55. Long’s margin over current world champion Shane Hanchey was 2.48 seconds. The pressure began to build in the No. 8 call when Josh Peek stopped the clock in 7.57 to move to the lead in the average at 37.34. Peek’s lead held through: * Defending JBS Open Roping Champion Clay Long with Kirk Dooms Open champ Blane Other champions crowned during the Cox, who had a 9.34 in the short round and five-day event at the Curry County Events moved to second at 38.04; Center included: * Marty Yates, the No. 17-ranked calf • Clint Nyegaard of Cuero, TX in the roper in the world, who finished in 9.4 and No. 9 with 50.59 on five head. He won moved to second in 38.04 $1,378 and a Circle Y saddle for his efforts. Hanchey rode into the box in the third The reserve champion was Beau Marshall, call back, needing a 10.37 to move Peek. a New Mexico State University rodeo team The Sulphur, LA native closed in 8.18, to member from T or C with a 50.83. He won take over the lead with a 35.14 on four. $1,149 and a Bill Hill trophy buckle. That left Smith and Long. Smith had been • Ty Harris of San Angelo, TX, who a picture of consistency all day with three won the Dusty Rhodes/Leroy Radcliff carbon copy eights to his credit. His short round run was a mirror image, finishing in 8.96. But he had needed an 8.58 to move Hanchey, so he moved to second with one left to rope. Long’s rode into the box needing 10.65 or better to win the roping. Leaving .93 on the table, Long finished in 9.73 and clinched the win with a 34.21 on four. Combined with the $492 check he won for second in Round 3 of the No. 9, Long finished the weekend with $7,791 in winnings for the 10th annual event. To date, no one was won the JBS Open more than once. Hanchey was second in 35.14, while Smith was third in 35.51. Rounding out the top six were Peek with a 37.34; Yates with a #12 Plus Champion Garret Jacobs 38.05 and Cox with a 38.34.

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Memorial with a 29.30 on three. He won $1,026. Tyson Arledge of Milano, TX was second and Pryce Marez of Santa Rosa, NM was third Harris, Arledge and Marez were among eight 19-under ropers who qualified to compete in the Dusty Rhodes/Leroy Radliff Memorial Final Eight elimination match during the JBS Ultimate Performance Event on Saturday Night. Chantz Webster of Ponder, TX was the eventual winner, claiming a $1,000 scholarship and a Bill Hill Buckle. • Marez, who won the four-man, 16head Cowboy Match with a total time of 2:56.21. He won $1,000. Second was Sterling Cowdrey of Belen, NM with a 3:34.53. He won $500. Also competing were Cy Frizzell of Muleshoe, TX and Jace Davis of Capitan, NM. • Matt Bellah of Seymour, TX and Myles Brown of Stinnett, TX, who won the Open Double Mugging with a time of 113.86. They split $2,000. • Former WNFR qualifier Trent Walls of Stephenville, TX, who won the Eight-Man Pro Elimination match. Walls stayed hooked through the four elimination rounds, while another WNFR veteran, Hunter Herrin of Apache, OK, put the pressure on the field with three straight sevens, each faster than the one before. In a two-head average, Herrin was 7.66 on his first and 7.37 on his second, putting up a 15.13 on two. Walls was 7.66 on his first and needed a 7.46 on his second to hold off Herrin’s charge. Walls layed the barrier

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back on his final run, stopping the clock in 6.9 to grab the $3,500 first prize money. Herrin picked up $1,500 for second. • F.W. Lynch of Ennis, TX in the Handicapped Breakaway Roping with a 18.60 time on five head. He picked up $1,361 and a Circle Y saddle. Mason Appleton of Copan, TX was the reserve champion in 18.69, winning $1,021 and a Bill Hill buckle. • Trintin Downing of Troy, TX in the No. 10 roping with a 49.54 on five runs. He won $2,016 and a Circle Y saddle. Brazilian Marcos Nicolelo was the reserve champion if 49.78, winning $1,613 and a Bill #11 Champion Landon Koehn Hill buckle. • Landon Koehn, a 16-yearold native of Salina, KS in the No.11 with a Cowboys Association Open with a 51.81 55.07 time on five. He won $1,814 and a time on five. He collected $972. Jim Breck Circle Y saddle. The reserve champion was Bean of Fort Hancock, TX was the reserve 57-year-old Mark Ivy of Mountain Home, champion in 51.84 and won $729. TX with a 55.25 on five. He won $1,577 • Joe Ruebeaver of Abilene, TX in the and a Bill Hill buckle. No. 14 with a time of 73.47 on five head. • Garrett Jacobs, a 16-year-old native of He won $1,522 and a Circle Y saddle. Jess Lemitar, NM in the No. 12+ with a 56.36 Stone of Gail, TX was the reserve time on five. He won $1,609 and a champion with a 78.50 time. He won Circle Y saddle. $1,218 and a Bill Hill buckle. Leighton Berry, a 15-year-old roper In contrast to the two 67-year olds that from Poolville, TX, was the reserve finished above him, 12-year-old Korbin champion in 57.38. He won $1,400 and a Rice of Hobbs was third in the No. 14 with Bill Hill buckle. a 79.70. He won $964 and a Twisted X • Mike Green of Cedar Creek, TX, who saddle pad. won the No. 12 with a 59.68 time on five. • Jackie (Hobbs) Crawford of He won $1,782 and a Stephenville, TX, who on the women’s oneCircle Y saddle. head tie-down with a 10.19. She won $180. Garrett Chick of • Kaki Herring of Alvin, TX, who won Salado, TX was the the Open Breakaway Roping with an 18.06 reserve champion in on five. She collected $1,655 and a Circle 60.09. He won $1,550 Y saddle. and a Bill Hill buckle. TiAda Gray of Lovington, NM was the • Josh Haws of reserve champion in 18.51. She earned Frost, TX, who won the $1,439 and a Bill Hill buckle. No. 13 with a 66.54 on five. He won $1,640 Results and a Circle Y saddle. Wednesday, April 23 Terry Davidson, a 73-year-old roper from Open Breakaway Roping Dublin, TX, was the Average reserve champion in 1. Kaki Herring, Alvin, TX, 18.06, $1,655 and 67.74. He won $1,426 Circle Y saddle; 2. Tiada Gray, Lovington, NM, and a Bill Hill buckle. 18.51, $1,439 and Bill Hill buckle; Kelsie • C.D. Wilcox of Chace,Weatherford, TX, 19.96, $1,223 and Louisa, VA, who won Twisted X saddle pad; Jackie Crawford, Stephenville, TX, 21.71, $1,007; Nicole Espenson, the Texas Rodeo


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Canyon, TX, 22.46, $791; Lori Tierney, 22.67, $575; Lari D Guy, Abilene, TX, 28.69, $360; Linda Johnson, Fort Jones, CA, 29.79, $146. Women’s Tie-Down First Round 1. Jackie Crawford, Stephenville, TX, 10.19, $180; 2. Kari Nixon, 14.03, $134; 3. Angela Bartley, 10.36, $90; 4. Jenna Lee Hayes, 14.88, $44. No. 14 Calf Roping Average 1. Joe Ruebeaver, Abilene, TX, 73.47, $1,522; Jess Stone, Gail, TX, 78.50, $1,218; Korbin Rice, Hobbs, NM, 79.70, $964; Taylor Smith, Rimbey, Alberta, 80.68, $710; Nicole Espenson, Canyon, TX, 85.37, $456; Chance Thiessen, Elk City, OK, 85.74, $206. Association Open Calf Roping Average 1. C.D. Wilcox, Louisa, VA, 51.81, $972; Jim Breck Bean, Fort Hancock, TX, 51.84, $729; Ty Harris, San Angelo, TX, 55.33, $486; J.D. Kibbe, Portales, NM, 55.40, $243.

No. 13 Calf Roping Average 1. Josh Haws, Frost, TX, 66.54, $1,640; 2. Terry Davidson, Dublin, TX, 67.74, $1,426; 3. Pudge Morris,Whitesboro, TX, 68.37, $1,212; 4. Carlton Owens, Beaumont, TX,73.49, $998; 5. Renee Hays, Bristow, OK, 73.90, $784; 6. Kade Smith, Lubbock, TX, 4.51, $570; 7. Kevin Kobza, Brighton, CO, 75.46, $252; 8. Zane Munoz, Gallup, NM, 75.46, $252. No. 12 Calf Roping Average 1. Mike S. Green, 59.68, $1,782; 2. Garrett Chick, Salado, TX, 60.09, $1,550; 3. Stephen Perry, 62.24, $1,317; 4. Jake South, Reserve, NM, 62.80, $1,085; 5. Bronc Foreman, 63.16, $852; 6. F.W. Lynch, 64.29, $620; 7. Perry Rowland, 64.56, #9 Champion Clint Nyegaard $387; 8. Clint Webster, 70.49, $158. No. 12+ Calf Roping Y saddle; 2. Mason Appleton, Copan, TX, 18.69, Average $1,021 and Bull Hill buckle; 3. Levi Sechrist, 1. Garrett Jacobs, Lemitar, NM, 56.36, $1,609 Mountain Home, TX, 19.12, $680 and Twisted X and Circle Y saddle; 2. Leighton Berry, Poolville, saddle pad; 4. Brandi Eakin, Pecos, TX, 19.13, TX, 57.38, $1,400 and Bill Hill saddle; 3. Marty $171; 5. Jaxon Clegg, Kellyville, OK, 19.13, Brock, Cushing, OK, 61.53, $1,190, Twisted X $171. saddle pad; 4. Cody Dunn, Mustang, OK, 63.54, $980; 5. Monty Reed, Mountain Park, OK, 66.04, Friday, April 25 $770; 6. Billy Morrow, Hamlin, TX, 66.87, $560; 7. David Dougherty, Gainesville, TX 69.50, $350; No. 11 Calf Roping 8. Stephen Thornton, Rockdale, TX, 71.16, $138. Average No. 10 Calf Roping 1. Landon Koehn, Salinas, KS 55.07, $1,814 and Average Circle Y saddle; 2. Mark Ivy, Mountain Home, TX, 1. Trinton Downing, Troy, TX, 49.54, $2,016 and 55.25, $1,577 and Bill Hill buckle; 3. James Circle Y saddle; 2. Marcos Nicolelo, Brazil, 49.78, Tennyson, Axtell, TX, 55.75, $1,341 and Twisted X $1,613 and Bill Hil buckle; 3. Stephen Robinson, saddle pad; 4. Clayton Huffman, Strasburg, CO, Fort Worth, TX, 51.81, $1,277 and Twisted X sad56.19, $1,104; 5. Zack Thrift, Waycross, GA, dle pad; 4. Dawson Parker, Saint Jo, TX, 53.42, 56.80, $867; 6. Rick McLemore, Gracemont, OK, $941; 5. Ross Tucker, 53.74, $604; 6. Cary 57.04, $631; 7. Landon Lambert, Ponder, TX, Pessel, 56.31, $271. 57.25, $394; 8. Ricky Lambert, Wiggins, CO, Handicapped Breakaway Roping 59.89, $161. Average 1. F.W. Lynch, Ennis, TX, 18.60, $1,361 and Circle

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Average 1. Brogan Rankin, Roaring Springs, TX and Marcos Costa Brazil, $459; 2. Justin Johnson, Hempstead, TX and Shane Hanchey, Sulphur, LA, $250. 16-head Cowboy Match One Round 1. Pryce Marez, Santa Rosa, NM, 2:56.21, $1,000; 2. Sterling Cowdrey, Belen, NM, 3:P34.63, $500. Open Double Mugging One Round 1. Matt Bellah, Seymour, TX and Myles Brown, Stinnett, TX, 113.86, $2,000. Also competing – Rodey Wilson, Canyon, TX/Jesse Valdez, Hereford, TX; and, Wayne Needham, Canyon, TX and Patrick Bellis, Hobbs, NM. 8-Man Pro Elimination Match Average 1. Trent Walls, Stephenville, TX, 14.56, $3,500; 2. Hunter Herrin, Apache, OK, 15.13, $1,500. Open Roping Average 1. Clay Long, Stephenville, TX, 34.21, $3,775; 2. Shane Hanchey, Sulphur, LA, 35.14, $3,020; 3. Stran Smith, Childress, TX, 35.51, $2,390; 4. Josh Peek, Pueblo, CO, 37.34, $1,760; 4. Marty Yates, Stephenville, TX, 38.05, $1,130; 6. Blane Cox, Cameron, TX, 38.34, $511.

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No. 9 Calf Roping Average 1. Clint Nyegaard, Cuero, TX, 50.59, $1,378 and Circle Y saddle; 2. Beau Marshall, T or C, NM, 50.83, $1,149 and Bill Hill buckle; 3. Marcos Costa, Brazil, 51.00, $919, and Twisted X saddle pad; 4. Bo Brown, Valentine, NE, 51.30, $689; 5. Will Kiker, Midland, TX, 52.07, $461. Leroy Radcliff Memorial Scholarship Roping Average 1. Ty Harris, San Angelo, TX, 29.30, $1,026; 2. Tyson Arledge, Milano, TX, 29.68, $752; 3. Pryce Marez, Santa Rosa, NM, 30.08, $502. Leroy Radcliff Memorial Scholarship Roping Final 8 Elimination Match Average 1. Chantz Webster, Ponder, TX, 20.38, $1,000 scholarship and Bill Hill buckle; 2. Dawson Parker, St. Jo, TX, 23.72.

Joe’s Boot Shop Open Calf Roping Champions 2014 Clay Long, Stephenville, TX 2013 Blane Cox, Cameron, TX 2012 Kyle Dutton, Las Cruces, NM 2011 Jesse Clark, Portales, NM 2010 Ryan Jarrett, Comanche, OK 2009 Ryle Smith, Oakdale, CA 2008 Shank Edwards, Levelland, TX 2007 Hunter Herrin, Apache, OK 2006 Justin Macha, Needville, TX 2005 Charley Russell, Shamrock, TX


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Final Rodeo of the Season for the Grand Canyon Region! By Carollann Scott

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ew Mexico State University hosted the final rodeo of the season for the Grand Canyon Region of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. Although the wind tried to make for a rough time the rodeo still proved a success. By the end of the three days of rodeo the region champions and College National Finals qualifiers were named. “I thought it was a good rodeo,” Men’s All Around Champion Tyke Kipp from NMSU said. “It was a little extra special for me and my team because we built it from the ground up.” It took the NMSU team about two days to set up the arena that was designed to be similar to the arena at the College National Finals Rodeo. “It’s good to practice in something extremely similar to CNFR,” Kipp said. “I’ll set the same score at home and anywhere I practice to prepare for CNFR.” “I think that having the regional finals set up like the CNFR is a great idea,” Cheyenne Sherwood, the Breakaway Roping champion for the region from Central Arizona College, said. “It gives us a chance to see what it will be like in Casper and gets us some good practice runs in.” “I thought the regional finals rodeo was outstanding,” Austin Woods, a CNFR

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thought much about winning the region,” Sherwood said. “I just wanted to go to the rodeos and rope up to the best of my ability. About the start of second semester I realized that I might have a chance to win the region and luckily I did.” As for her fellow competitors, Sherwood has all good things to say. “The competition is definitely tough but I think that makes everyone step up and rope better,” Sherwood said. “I don’t think I met a single person who wasn’t

qualifier from CAC. “It made it realistic to see who thrived in the setup for the CNFR so that we take the right people to compete and represent our region.” “It helps competing in a small arena before we go to the college finals,” Kit Pettigrew, the Tie Down Roping champion for the region, said. “Most the places we go are longer scores with big arenas so it was nice to change it up a little.” Pettigrew, of Mesalands Community College, dominated the tie down roping both rodeos and says the wins were his favorite part but not the most memorable part of the weekend. “Chaz Kananen’s head loop was pretty impressive in the short round,” Pettigrew said, “He needed that to win the region and Kit Pettigrew, Mesalands Community College I’m pretty sure that was most people’s favorite part of the rodeo.” anything but nice. I would like to Kananen, from Mesalands, took home especially point out that Kindee Wilson the heading saddle for the year. He also has more sportsmanship in her little won the second rodeo of the weekend finger than most people do in their with now partner Steven Gaona from Central Arizona College. “My plan coming in to the rodeo was to not make any mistakes and give my heeler good looks,” Kananen said. The weekend ended with a guaranteed trip for Kananen and Gaona to head to Casper, Wyo. for the CNFR. The women’s events were partly dominated by underclassmen. Nalynn Cline, a freshman from NMSU, took home the barrel racing title and Cheyenne Sherwood, a freshman from CAC took home the breakaway title. A familiar name to college rodeo, and multiple-time Grand Canyon Region All Around champion, Macy Fuller took home the goat tying title and the Women’s All Around. Sherwood who hopes to work in the agriculture industry after college gives luck some of the credit for the new saddle. “Going into this year I hadn’t really Blue Rice

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NMSU Rodeo Team member making it work in the Bareback Riding

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whole bodies.” Wilson ended up second behind Sherwood and was right there to congratulate her on her win. Wilson’s horse “Boone” was named Women’s Horse of the Year for the region. Boone was used by fellow breakaway competitors and with Wilson in the team roping. The Men’s Horse of the Year was Austin Woods’s hazing and heading horse “Nemo.” “I think the Grand Canyon region is exceptionally competitive, and the rodeos are put on well,” Woods, who will rodeo and work construction now that his four years of college are up, said. “My favorite part about rodeoing in the Grand Canyon region has been the great weather at (most) the rodeos and the great

Tyke Kipp, NMSU

atmosphere, everyone seems to help one another and truly want other to do good.” “I feel like we have a good group of competitors and all the rodeos ran very smooth even when we had bad weather,” Arianna Assini, a freshman CNFR qualifier from Cochise College, said. The region is sending a loaded group of student athletes to compete in Casper. “I think it doesn’t matter what region you’re in,” Kipp said. “If you qualify in the top three you can compete.” Most all the competitors have the same goal to win the event they qualified in and the process is to take every run or ride one at a time. “Honestly my number one goal is to bring home the All Around title,” Kipp, who hopes to be an entrepreneur one day, said. “The Steer Wrestling or Saddle Bronc Riding title would be nice as

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well but I guess the first goal is to make the short go in both events.” “I am going to go in with the mind set that I will win it,” Sherwood said. “I know I have the ability, it’s just a matter of things coming together to make it happen.” “My goal for the CNFR is to do the best I can with the stock I draw,” Woods said. “That’s what I’ve done all year, hopefully draw something to win on and don’t screw up.” “My goal for the CNFR is probably like everyone else’s that is competing,” Pettigrew, who is studying Equine Dentistry, said.


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“It would be to win the CNFR.” The Grand Canyon region prepared its competitors for CNFR with a solid set of rodeos this season and a final rodeo setup for what some called practice for Casper. The CNFR will be held at the Casper Events Center June 15-21, 2014.

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Grand Canyon Region Qualifiers Central Arizona College Men Armando Diaz Team Roping Steven Gaona Team Roping Cole Robinson Tie Down Roping Lane Wilson Steer Wrestling Austin Woods Steer Wrestling, Team Roping Women Devin Cordova Barrel Racing Macy Fuller Barrel Racing, Breakaway, Goat Tying Cheyenne Sherwood Breakaway Cochise College Men Charlie Kogianes Women Arianna Assini Makayla Boots Georgia Diez

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Mesalands Community College Men Daniel Baeza Team Roping EdMiles Harvey Bareback Riding Chaz Kananen Team Roping Morgan McVay Team Roping Devren Meyers Bull Riding Kit Pettigrew Tie Down Roping

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Navajo Technical College Men Lyle Clark Bull Riding New Mexico Highlands University Men Hunter Brasfield Bareback Riding Brady Dinwoodie Saddle Bronc Tate Thybo Bull Riding Women Chelsea DeMott Breakaway Kindee Wilson Breakaway, Goat Tying New Mexico State University Men Colt Capurro Steer Wrestling Reno Eddy Team Roping Tyke Kipp, Saddle Bronc, Steer Wrestling Pacen Marez Tie Down Roping Cody Mirabal Tie Down Roping, Team Roping Trenten Montero Bareback Riding Rusty VanSoelen Team Roping Victor Ugalde Team Roping Women NaLynn Cline Barrel Racing Meghan Johnson Barrel Racing

College Rodeo Alumni To Host Twenty-Third Annual Reunion in Casper, Wyoming in June

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ere you a college cowboy or cowgirl back in the day? Are you a current contestant and want to meet some of those who blazed the way for you? Are you the parent of a youngster who loves rodeo? Do you want your children or grandchildren to get that all important college education? Did the opportunity to compete lure you into college where you met great people, had a great time, learned a few things and want those experiences for your kids and grandkids? Or maybe you would just like to hang out in Wyoming with some folks you know will share your interests and enjoy your stories? Would you like to watch an excellent rodeo and help keep the tradition alive? The National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association Alumni (NIRAA) will meet for their twenty third annual reunion

during the College National Finals Rodeo in June in Casper, Wyoming. Everyone who is interested in college rodeo is invited but in keeping with long standing tradition, the NIRAA are issuing a special invitation to The Fours, those students, contestants and faculty who participated in college rodeo during the years ending in four, 1954, 1964,1974, 1984, 1994, and 2004. The reunion will take place on Friday, June 20 and Saturday, June 21, 2014, at the Parkway Plaza Hotel in Casper and we’ll be going to the College National Finals Rodeo at the Casper Events Center each night. Now is the time to plan to come to the NIRAA Reunion in June. We would like to meet you. We would especially like those of you who took part in college rodeo activities in the all tlhe years that end in four. We think you share our love

of college rodeo and we would like to let you know who we are and what we do. And what we do is support college rodeo, preserve the history of college rodeo, give scholarships to current contestants and have a good time. Where: Parkway Plaza Hotel, Casper, Wyoming When: Friday, June 20 and Saturday, June 21, 2014 For more information, call Sharon Adams at (602) 268-5874 or Butch Bratsky at (406)855-1542 or go to www.collegerodeoalumni.com

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hroughout the Southwest, and especially in Central Arizona, a winter gathering of rodeo professionals, ropers, barrel racers, and other athletes occurs annually. The draw toward a warmer, drier climate is understandable when your livelihood depends on daily practice to keep a competitive edge. And so, Arizona has become a winter home for those who are serious about their sport. Arizona’s dry climate offers fewer wasted practice days, but creates a continual struggle for nature’s most precious resource: water. The struggle over water is a centuries-old battle in the area. Today, water is the center of extensive diligence, with help from technological advancements, conservation efforts, and regulatory agencies designed to help Arizonans make the most of every drop. As a horse owner in the desert, whether you are on a municipal water supply, a part of a rural water district, or pumping from a deep well, you understand that access to water and its cost is a limiting factor in almost everything you do. Especially in times of drought, every task that requires water, from growing a lawn or garden to watering livestock, is regulated, restricted, and expensive. When you consider the current drought, which is projected to last another decade or so, questions arise about the future cost of all livestock-related resources. As rainfall totals continue to fall short, the issue of water conservation becomes more apparent for many people who may have never given it much thought before. Motivation for reducing

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water consumption varies from person to person, but the surest methods remain constant, no matter your reasons for concern. For the horse owner, this translates into higher cost of ownership and greater overall expense. The next logical question is one of conservation. How can we reduce our expenses and our overall water use? By cutting costs, can we maintain or improve the quality of the water we provide our horses? Most people don’t think much about the way they water their horses, until it is time to dump a full tub and scrub the sludge out of the bottom. The “tank and float” system has been most horse owners’ idea of automatic watering for years, but have you stopped to think about the quality of water in this trough? The quality of the water you offer your animals is a major factor for consideration. Horses prefer water within roughly a 20-degree window. Outside of this, their intake decreases dramatically. This is especially important in warm, dry climates where it can be easy for horses to become dehydrated. Water is essential for all life, and even mild dehydration can affect a horse’s performance, feed efficiency, and overall health. Water temperatures in uninsulated tanks fluctuate throughout the year, freezing in the winter and growing algae, mosquito larvae and bacteria in the warm summer months. Effects of even mild dehydration in horses can be displayed through decreased performance and feed conversion, and increased incidence of colic. There are solutions available to both reduce the amount of waste involved in watering horses, and maintain or even improve the quality of the water, promoting your horses’ health. Classic Equine has introduced automatic waterers that dramatically reduce the waste and mess involved in watering horses. These units are efficient, effective, and surprisingly affordable. Classic Equine has been providing quality products geared toward the professional horseman for decades. Ritchie invented automatic watering nearly a century ago. Together they provide watering solutions tailored for any horse owner, climate, or situation. These units are guaranteed


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e was partners with Gene Autry. He was once son-in-law to Tom Mix. He won the Canadian Saddle Bronc Riding Championship— twice. He spent about forty-five years making his living in a rodeo arena. He was the legendary, Harry Knight. Born in Quebec City, Canada in 1907, the Knight family moved west when Harry was a young boy to Banff, Alberta. Harry’s father had a resort on Banff ’s, Lake Louise. Although the rest of the Knight family members were not “cowboys” so much, young Harry took an interest in animals and cowboying early on. He entered his first rodeo in Sundre, Alberta Canada in 1925, thus beginning a half-century career in rodeo. As a contestant in the rodeo arena, Harry excelled in the Saddle Bronc Riding event. He also entered Bareback, Steer Decorating, Calf Roping and Steer Riding at times. During his years as a contestant, he rode the bad bucking horse Five Minutes to Midnight for an

eternity of ten seconds (the required time back then, today an official ride is eight seconds). As mentioned above, he also won the Canadian Bronc Riding Championship, in 1926 and ’32. A bad injury at the Chicago World’s Fair in 1933 nearly ended his riding career, however Harry recovered to compete through the early ‘40s. As Harry’s rodeo career started to wind down, he turned to the contracting side of the game—something he will forever be remembered for. In 1937 or so, Knight became a partner in the World Champion Rodeo Company. Back in 1936, when the cowboys went on strike at Boston Garden (the event that was the catalyst for the formation of the Cowboy Turtles Association or CTA), Colonel Johnson was the owner of the World Championship Rodeo Co. Perhaps as a result of the strike and the new cowboy’s association, Johnson became disgusted with rodeo, or maybe it was just time for him to retire. What ever the case may have been, Colonel Johnson sold his rodeo company to Everett Colborn of Dublin, Texas; Bill and Twain Clemens of Florence, Arizona and Harry Knight (who also lived in Arizona by this time). According to author Gail Hughbanks Woerner, “The company consisted of 150 saddle horses, 150 bucking horses, 50 Brahma bulls, 100 head of bulldogging cattle, 90 calves, 50 wild cows, 110 saddles and various other equipment.” Harry wound up selling out his interest in the company a few years later. Then, in 1954 legendary cowboy, Gene Autry, purchased the late Leo J. Cremer’s rodeo company and hired Harry Knight to manage it. In 1959, when Everett Colburn retired, the World Championship Rodeo Company was merged with the Cremer stock, making

Autry and partners one of the largest stock contractors of the day. At one time, it was reported Gene Autry’s rodeo company had over six-hundred head of stock. Knight remained the manager until he retired in 1968. Harry Knight was also the first Rodeo Cowboy Association (RCA) stock contracting representative to serve on the Board of Directors (196676). Earlier, in his contestant days, he had served on the board of the CTA as the Saddle Bronc Riding representative. Author Clifford P. Westermeier remembered Knight, “as a man who enjoyed diverse friendships ranging from New York’s upper crust to the poorest ranch hands in Arizona and Texas.” Writing about Knight as a contestant, rodeo historian Willard Porter said, “As most top-drawer bronc men do, Knight acquired a canny understanding of the chemistry that goes into the makeup of a dead-end bad horse.” Ruth Mix (third child of the great cowboy actor, Tom Mix) and Harry Knight were married in 1935. A newspaper report from the day says they spent their honeymoon at Livermore, California where they were both scheduled to compete in a rodeo. Ruth Mix was a rodeo, circus and wild west show performer and an actress. By this time in his career, Knight listed his address as Casa Grande, Arizona (he actually lived across the street from the first All-around Champion of the World, Earl Thode). Tom Thode, younger son of Earl Thode, and a former Yuma County, Arizona. Superior Court Judge, grew up across the street from Harry Knight. Tom related this story to the author. “The actor Tom Mix and his son-in-law, Harry Knight were pretty close. When Tom died, most newspaper reports of


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the day claimed he was going from Tucson (after a night of wild partying) to Florence to see his son-in-law. The truth (as told to me by Harry himself) is that he was with Tom already—and they actually had left Tucson together that morning. “Tom had a flask of whiskey and was hitting on it pretty heavily as they sped towards Florence. He kept passing it over to Harry, who would take a little sip now and then, and then pour a bigger batch of it down the side of the car. Pretty soon, the whiskey ran out, so Harry told Tom to pull over at a little country bar they were approaching. When Tom slid the car to a stop in front of the bar, Harry jumped out and said he would go in and get more whiskey. “After ten minutes or so, Tom Mix got tired of waiting and went in to see what the delay was. He went into the bar and didn’t see anyone but the bartender. He asked the bartender if he had seen a cowboy come in there in the last ten minutes or so. The bartender said he had, and that the man

had walked in the front door then straight out the back—and off into the desert! Tom got tired of waiting and soon left without Harry. “The rest is history. A few miles up the road, the accident happened that killed Tom Mix. Harry Knight knew Tom was not safe to ride with, but also knew Tom would not listen to reason at that point, so he got out of the car when he could. By leaving when he did, it most likely saved his life.” Harry went on to live a full and accomplished life after that (as outlined above). In November 1985, seventy-nineyear-old Harry Knight (who owned a ranch and lived in Fowler, Colorado by then), was inducted into the Canadian Rodeo Historical Society at Edmonton, Alberta. In December of that same year, he was also inducted into the Rodeo Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City. The great BUILT BY-P/U W/CHNGS VSA Harry Knight died April 5, 1989.

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ITRA World Series Qualifier April 18-19, 2014 Bernalillo Sheriffâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Posse Arena Albuquerque, NM #13 1. 32.57 Anna Gregory, Amarillo, TX Chris Francis, Las Vegas, NM $9,480; 2. 33.45 Alfredo Martinez, Las Cruces, NM Justin Marquez, Seboyeta, NM $6,770; 3. 33.5 Michael Ortega, Jarales, NM Dominic Silva, Los Lunas, NM $5,140; 4. 34.29 Brandon Baca, Las Vegas, NM Adrian Martinez, Los Lunas, NM $3,790; 5. 34.67 Brian Martinez, Algodones, NM Adrian Martinez, Los Lunas, NM $1,900 Fast Time 7.25 Ned Kiehne, Magdelana, NM Joaquin Huntington, Hesperus, CO $1,000 #12 1. 30.24 Brandon Muniz, Santa Rosa, NM Chris Francis, Las Vegas, NM $10,120; 2. 34.53 Calvin Grieve, Yatahey, NM Shane Jodie, Crownpoint, NM $7,060; 3. 34.54 Greg Lucero, Pagosa Springs, CO Wacey Allen Brady, Kirtland, NM $5,220; 4. 36.38 Travis Regensberg, Las Vegas, NM Randy Sanchez, Jarales, NM $3,680 5. 36.72 Michael Liles, Tucumcari, NM Charles Tenorio Sr., Moriarty, NM $2,760; 6. 36.86 Travis Taylor, Flora Vista, NM Arron Lucero, Waterflow, NM $1,840 Fast Time 7.23 Travis Regensberg, Las Vegas, NM Joaquin Huntington, Hesperus, CO $1,000 #11 1. 32.94 Clay Johnson, Questa, NM Fernando Gonzales, Questa, NM $10,860; 2. 33.26 Ross Long, Peralta, NM Ferlin Charley, Albuquerque, NM $7,600; 3. 36.16 Ryan Oldfield, Los Lunas, NM Larry Cohorn, Las Cruces, NM $5,800; 4. 37.25 Matthew Gutierrez, Estancia, NM Charles Tenorio Sr., Moriarty, NM $4,340; 5. 40.26 Macklee Austin, Valley Farms, AZ Fabian Polanco Parra, Las Cruces, NM $3,260; 6. 40.57 Joe Gallegos, El Paso, TX Robert Orozco, Horizon, TX $2,540; 7. 40.68 Brandon Smith, Mills, NM Alfred Martinez, Solano, NM $1,800 Fast Time 6.96 Richard Huxley, Ignacio, CO Arron Lucero, Waterflow, NM $1,000 #10 1. 34.67 Casey Lambert, El Paso, TX Bruce Anderson, Logan, NM $11,820; 2. 35.76 Richard Huxley, Ignacio, CO Travis Taylor, Flora Vista, NM $8,020; 3. 36.17 Brennon Seely, Las Cruces, NM Matt Silva, Tularosa, NM $6,330; 4. 37.13 Kenna Francis, Las Vegas, NM Brandon Muniz, Santa Rosa, NM $4,640; 5. 37.95 Brennon Seely, Las Cruces, NM Michael Manzanares, Tierra Amarilla, NM $3,800; 6. 38.31 Andres Chacon, Durango, CO Arron Lucero, Waterflow, NM $3,380; 7. 40.47 Vincente Guerrero, Santa Fe, NM Robert

Lee Yee, Las Vegas, NM $2,530; 8. 41.88 Madison Anderson, Norco, CA Brandon Muniz, Santa Rosa, NM $1,690 Fast Time 8.42 Kelly Torske, Portales, NM Marty Petska, Loving, NM $1,000 #9 1. 37.86 Adam Martinez, Sapello, NM Justin Martinez, Las Vegas, NM $10,200; 2. #13 Winners Anna Gregory and Chris Francis 42.09 Lydia Ulibarri, Las Vegas, NM Justin Martinez, $5,260; 4. 42.72 Beth Anne Lucero, Pagosa Las Vegas, NM $7,110; 3. 42.54 Mike Muniz, Springs, CO Orie Dean Rivas, Ignacio, CO $3,710; Santa Rosa, NM Brandon Muniz, Santa Rosa, NM

The Roping Company World Series Qualifier Globe, AZ, April 25, 2014 Total Paid: $211,180 #13 1. Armon Pearson, Pima, AZ / Terry Doka, Fountain Hills, AZ, 33.06, $9,020; 2. Trent Baxter, Cornville, AZ / Willy Kelton, Mayer, AZ, 33.77, $6,770; 3. Phil Stratton, Snowflake, AZ / Rick Stock, Taylor, AZ, 33.94, $4,510; 4. Dusty Penrod, Safford, AZ / Chris Smith, Gilbert, AZ, 34.24, $2,250 #12 1. Griffin Scarlett, Queen Creek, AZ / Wyatt Farnsworth, Tucson, AZ, 33.1, $10,640; 2. David Lopez, Tucson, AZ / Geronimo Alvarez, Tucson, AZ, 35.23, $7,450; 3. Jim Compton, Casa Grande, AZ / Lisle D Hawkins, Casa Grande, AZ, 36.7, $5,680; 4. Daniel Nowlin, Casa Grande, AZ / George Aros, Picacho, AZ, 36.81, $4,250; 5. Chancy Brown, Payson, AZ / Joey Romo II, Marana, AZ, 39.68, $3,190; 6. John McFarlane, Eloy, AZ / Michael Calmelat, Tucson, AZ, 39.98, $2,480; 7. Kent Stratton, Snowflake, AZ / Steve Frost, Taylor, AZ, 42.12, $1,770 Fast TM 1. Dale Whitlow, San Tan Valley, AZ / Byron Seifert, San Tan Valley, AZ, 7.37, $1,000 #11 1. Mel Potter, Marana, AZ / Jace Kerby, Queen Creek, AZ, 38.78, $12,530; 2. Jason Standage, Florence, AZ / Byron Seifert, San Tan Valley, AZ, 39.2, $8,680; 3. Howard Post, Queen Creek, AZ / Joseph Kimball, Higley, AZ, 40.46, $6,750; 4. Dean McIntyre, Wickenburg, AZ / Damian Padilla, Rio Rico, AZ, 40.95, $5,300; 5. Rachel Mendoza, Tucson, AZ / Geronimo Alvarez, Tucson, AZ, 41.27,

$4,340; 6. Roger Verquer, Gilbert, AZ / Colton Thomas, Queen Creek, AZ, 43.63, $3,370; 7. Macklee Austin, Valley Farms, AZ / Fabian Polanco Parra, Las Cruces, NM, 44.33, $2,890; 8. Robert Clark, Mammoth, AZ / Lino Rubal, Tucson, AZ, 44.45, $2,410; 9. Mike Hughes, Sonoita, AZ / Joey Rezzonico, Queen Creek, AZ, 45.8, $1,930 Fast TM 1. Kent Stratton, Snowflake, AZ / Fred Coffinger, San Tan Valley, AZ, 7.14, $1,000 #10 1. Woody Richins, Cliff, NM / Frank Baptiste, Cliff, NM, 40.08, $13,360; 2. Mark Nixon, Scottsdale, AZ / Gary Mayfield, Buckeye, AZ, 40.2, $10,070; 3. Tammy Lewis, Queen Creek, AZ / Gerardo Valenzuela, Sahuarita, AZ, 40.29, $7,110; 4. Lora Nichols, Boulder, WY / Carl Luna, Cave Creek, AZ, 40.73, $5,920; 5. Felipe R Pinedo, Tucson, AZ / Richard Alegria, Tucson, AZ, 40.93, $5,330; 6. Greg Roshay, San Tan Valley, AZ / Dax Austin, San Tan Vly, AZ, 42.26, $4,740; 7. Vince Kieffer, Pima, AZ / Troy Judd, Pima, AZ, 43.62, $3,550; 8. Joaquin Antonio Saavedra, Tucson, AZ / Chad Lunderville, Rio Rico, AZ, 44.37, $2,960; 9. Victor Bracamonte, Nogales, AZ / Tino Sanders, Tucson, AZ, 44.96, $2,370; 10. Jim Compton, Casa Grande, AZ / Hugh Ridout, Stanfield, AZ, 45.46, $1,780; 11. Carlos Gamez, Casa Grande, AZ / Tyke Bennett, Casa Grande, AZ, 45.5, $1,780 Fast TM 1. Ty White, Willcox, AZ / Edward L Browning, Willcox, AZ, 7.59, $1,000 #9 1. Carlos Gamez, Casa Grande, AZ / D J Billingsley, Casa Grande, AZ, 36.62, $11,680; 2.


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#9 Winners Adam Martinez and Justin Martinez

#12 Winners Brandon Muniz and Chris Francis

5. 44.35 Jose Ortega, Santa Fe, NM Joe Ray Garcia, Santa Fe, NM $2,780;

6. 44.47 Art Tapia, Moriarty, NM Shea Walraven, Waterflow, NM $1,860

Randy Cumbie, Wittmann, AZ / Kevin England, Solomon, AZ, 39.74, $7,930; 3. Gilberto Jasso, Tucson, AZ / Abi Garate, Tucson, AZ, 43.22, $6,260; 4. Glenn Nichols, Gilbert, AZ / Nicky Nichols, Queen Creek, AZ, 48.98, $4,590; 5. Rick Carter, Globe, AZ / Rick Carter, Globe, AZ Steven Alder, Pima, AZ, 51.98, $3,750; 6. Herman Phillips, Scottsdale, AZ / Jody Crane, Avondale,

AZ, 54.67, $3,340; 7. Wesley Robinson, Sauhaurita, AZ / Lee Knox, Arroyo Hondo, NM, 58.34, $2,500; 8. Samantha Sanders, Tucson, AZ / Tino Sanders, Tucson, AZ, 59.54, $1,670 Fast TM 1. Chancy Brown, Payson, AZ / Shelly Brown, Payson, AZ, 9.59, $1,000

Fast Time 9.44 Freddy Ortiz, Tucumcari, NM Brandon Muniz, Santa Rosa, NM $1,000

#11 Champions Mel Potter and Jace Kerby

#13 Champions Armon Pearson and Terry Doka

#10 Champions Woody Richins and Frank Baptiste

#9 Champions Carolos Gamez and D.J. Billingsley

#12 Champions Griffin Scarlett and Wyatt Farnsworth


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or the first time on our tour, we had good weather! More teams came out to play. On Friday night, we had 70 teams in the 12 Slide. The champions were Cole Barner and Pedro Maestas, winning $1100. Second place was Shane Jody and Fabian Garcia, winning $850. Third place was Ryan Vanlandingham and Adrian Martinez, winning $550. Fourth place was Roy Montoya and Justin Marquez, winning $300. In the 5N Under, Jim Knopp’s lefthanded approach clicked with the fresh cattle. Jim Knopp was a double-dipper, placing twice. The final 5N Under results: First went to Ryan Davidson and Jim Knopp, winning $1000. Second place went to Dwayne Griego and Jim Knopp, winning $700. Third place went to Mike Fresquez and Tony Mendez, winning $500 and fourth went to Mathew Lovato and Eddy Alcon, winning $250. The winner of the Last Man Standing Match saw a familiar face: Jim Knopp! Jim Knopp was the first to win without using his Buyback option. He won without using his buyback option— which was first in the history of all the 342 teams in the Last Man Standing Tour. The Buyback Challenge Bucks paid out twice his buyback purchase price in addition to the 100% payback! As entries were being taken for the Last Man Standing Match Tour, a challenge was made as to why I (Travis Regensberg), the producer and creator of the 100% payback Last Man Standing, had never roped in a match to date. So I took the challenge to heart. Jim Knopp was sitting under a tree in the shade just relaxing and asked if he wanted to partner up. I told Jim, “Lets win this thing!” That’s all Jim needed to hear as he turned it up several notches that day.

Results (20 teams entered) 1. Travis Regensberg and Jim Knopp (#9 team) $1200 + 2X buyback money 2. Cole Barner and Eddy Alcon (#11 team) $800

The Chuck Sheppard Memorial Roping Yavapai County Mounted Sheriff’s Posse Prescott Rodeo Grounds, Prescott, AZ, May 9-11, 2014 May 9 through 11, 2014 were the dates for the fourth year the Yavapai County Mounted Sheriff’s Posse held their annual Scholarship Fund Roping and the Chuck Sheppard Memorial Roping jointly. The windy weather made the events a little challenging for the ropers but those that braved it had a great time. The “Open” was a who’s who of the roping world and made for some great watching. These events together not only paid tribute to a legendary cowboy and local resident Chuck Shepard, but it raised funds to help local kids with their education. Thanks to all the sponsors and volunteers that made this great event possible. Open 1. Aaron Tsinigine / Cory Petska, 27.48, $2,570; 2. Jake Barnes / Anthony Calmelot, 28.26, $1,540; 3. Derrick Begay / Junior Nogueira, 28.62, $1,030 Open Senior 1. Sherick Grantham / Ken Whyte, 26.75, $550; T2. om Cox / John Basset, 34.62, $370 #13 Super Roping 1. John McFarland / Ty Reddell, 34.81, $1,360; 2. Steven Kevorkian / Clinton Teller, 36.73, $1,020; 3. Colton Clem / Pace Blanchard, 37.91, $680; 4. Cheyenne Sherwood / Steve Sherwood, 38.79, $340

#12 1. Cheyenne Sherwood / Troy Stoll, 37.50, $1,135; 2. Dan Cross / Willy Kelton, 37.94, $855; 3. Kolt Campbell / Toby Campbell, 38.02, $570; 4. Sam Garside / Kolt Campbell, 40.63, $285 #11 1. Sam Garside / Toby Campbell, 34.46, $995; 2. John McFarland / Willy Kelton, 38.87, $745; 3. Josh Morris / Toby Campbell, 40.20, $495; 4. Bear Bassett / Tom Cox, 41.90, $250 #10 1. Layne Bottomfield / Clint Pennington, 43.14, $655; 2. ritt Parker / Sam Garside, 46.62 $495; 3. Sam Garside / Toby Campbell, 25,56, $330; 4. Tyler Pennington / Clint Pennington, 25.85, $165 #9 Super Roping 1. Clancy Goswick / Wyatt Lloyd, 27.62, $1,565; 2. Mike Olsen / Wyatt Lloyd, 27.71, $1,090; 3. Allison Salo / Brady Jenkins, 28.34, $805; 4. John McFarland / Justin Darby, 30.17, $570; 5. Bruce Cooper / Klint Choate, 30.99, $425; 6. Chelsie Stodghill / Tom Cox, 32.84, $285 #8 1. Mike Olsen / Don Covey, 32.59, $790; 2. Mike Dean / Frankie Trujillo, 40.35, $595; 3. Jan Cox / Bryce Stodghill, 40.51, $395; 4. Jan Cox / George Pugh, 41.54, $200 Open Match Team Roping between: Aaron Tsinigine / Cory Petska and Travis Bard / T. J. Brown Winners: Aaron Tsinigine / Cory Petska Open Senior Match Roping winners: Sherick Grantham / Ken Whyte High Schoool Match winners: Lucas Mackenzie / Kolt Campbell High School Calf Roping winner: Pace Blanchard


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Mathews Land and Cattle World Series Qualifier Las Cruces, NM Sproul Arena May 9-11, 2014 #13 World Series Qualifier 1. Jarett Case Rogers / Victor Iglesias, 27.58, $8,930; 2. Casey Lambert / Justin Marquez, 29.53, $6,700; 3. Victor Ugalde / Sheldon Church, 30.78, $4,460; 4. Kody Gentry / Russell Garlick, 31.36, $2,230

#13 Winners, Jarett Case Rogers and Victor Iglesia

#12 World Series Qualifier 1. Walt Sanders / Cort Smith, 36.46, $9,980; 2. Madison Anderson / Daniel Daeza Munoz, 38.08, $7,130; 3. Chris Northcutt / Annette Stahl, 38.71, $5,420; 4. Manny Carrizal / Carl Luna, 38.82, $3,990; 5. Cody Hurt / Shady Ward, 38.85, $2,000 Short-Go Fast Time 1. Joe Morrow / Roy Montoya, 7.83, $1,000 #11 World Series Qualifier 1. Clay Johnson / Fernando Gonzales, 30.29, $10,360; 2. Brennon Seely / Sheldon Church, 30.92, $7,220; 3. Benny Caldera / Daniel Sanchez Munoz, 34.10, $5,340; 4. Trent Norton / Shady Ward, 34.50, $3,770; 5. Coley Barner / Fernando Gonzales, 34.95, $2,830; 6. Sterling Kelly / Miguel Tarango, 36.01, $1,880 Short-Go Fast Time 1. Victor Perez / Michael Acuna, 7.32, $1,000

#12 Winners, Walt Sanders and Cort Smith

#11 Winners, Clay Johnson and Fernando Gonzales

#10 World Series Qualifier 1. Mac Griffin / Matt Silva, 29.33, $10,940; 2. Michael Figueroa / Milton Purcella, 37.51, $7.650; 3. John K Hudgens / Joel Hernandez, 39.41, $5,830; 4. Brooke Wilson / Vigo Torske, 40.91, $4,370; 5. Jana Smith / Randy Chavez, 41.19, $3,280; 6. Chris Stahl / Miguel Tarango, 41.53, $2,550; 7. Noel Gomez / Robert Orozco, 42.01, $1,820 Short-Go Fast Time 1. Joe Morrow / John Morrow, 7.47, $1,000 #9 World Series Qualifier 1. Clint Powell / Audra Powell, 43.32, $8,560; 2. Benny Caldera / Javier Prieto, 44.05, $6,110; 3. Nathan Gonzales / Danny Morris, 45.09, $4,640; 4. Trent Norton / Ty Taylor, 50.97, $3,420; 5. Dale Cureton / Don Kimble, 54.06, $1,710 Short-Go Fast Time 1. Don Hinkle / Edna Kay Hinkle, 14.14, $1,000

#10 Winners, Mac Griffin and Matt Silva

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he Legend Levi Garcia was a true team roper and a humble cowboy. Join us in celebrating his memory July 4-6 in Cimarron, New Mexico with the Cowboy Up Last Man Standing Challenge—a roping event for all true team ropers and cowboys. The Fourth of July Rodeo kicks off the event on Friday. Saturday and Sunday will begin with the Cowboy Up Last Man Standing Challenge with Memorial Buckles to the champions. A 12 Slide will follow on Saturday, and a 5N Under on Sunday. To cap off the weekend, we will give away saddles to the high money header and heeler of the events (including the rodeo roping).

The Legend Levi Garcia was a lifelong rancher from Roy, New Mexico. Team roping was a family tradition. Levi and his wife, Confie, would rope right along with their children, ohnny, Jimmy, Jeanette, and Danny. They loved roping in Cimarron’s Fourth of July Rodeo. Levi Garcia’s team roping influence didn’t stop there. He started one of the first team roping clubs known in northern New Mexico along with Pat Lewis, Bob Bonds, Norman Potter, and Roy Plumber. Levi went on to become a three-time World Champion Century Roper and he was featured in many roping magazines. Levi modeled how to rope, how to cowboy up in tough times, and how to endure. With such a history, one wonders if that inspired the team roping world we know today. Levi used to tell me, “Quate (buddy), team roping is like black jack—missing

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USTRC Panhandle Classic May 2-4, 2014 Amarillo, TX Open 1. Clay Tryan (Lipan, TX) / Travis Graves (Morgan Mill, TX), 35.25, $3,422; 2. Chad Masters (Cedar Hill, TN) / Travis Graves (Morgan Mill, TX), 37.84, $2,052; 3. Brady Tryan (Huntley, MT) / Tommy Zuniga (Centerville, TX), 38.29, $1,370; 4. Luke Brown (Morgan Mill, TX) / Jade Corkill (Stephenville, TX), 38.75, $0; 5. Kory Bramwell (Chromo, CO) / Cole Jackson (Animas, NM), 44.41, $0; 6. Luke

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is like hitting 22! You can only win if you are still in the game.” As a team roping producer, I thought about Levi’s dicho (saying) when I designed the Cowboy Up Last Man Standing Challenge. This is a team roper’s roping. The Cowboy Up Last Man Standing Challenge is a unique format that rewards the team ropers who are “still in the game.” Let me explain. First things first: this is a 100% payback roping! All entry fees are returned to the winners. The Cowboy Up Last Man Standing Challenge has a built-in handicap. Higher number teams start the roping, and each new round picks up lower number teams. All teams that catch under the cutoff time progress—except the slowest time and those teams with no times. This process continues until we have our winners—and we pay one money for every ten teams entered. To make things even more interesting, at the team roper’s choice, a team can buy back into the event if the team misses. All entry fees are paid as prize money—but my theory is that the team ropers there to win will buy back into the event. Any buyback money is a stock charge. Where else can you play for 100% of your entry fees and get a second chance? We hope you come celebrate The Legend Levi Garcia’s memory in Cimarron, New Mexico over the Fourth of July weekend! Brown (Morgan Mill, TX) / Kollin VonAhn (Blanchard, OK), 44.48, $0; 7. Payden Emmett (Sparta, MO) / Chad Mathes (Lawson, MO), 46.5, $0; 8. Jake Pancost (Canyon, TX) / Justin Hendrick (Huntsville, TX), 48.27, $0; 9. Cooper Wimberly (Estancia, NM) / Cole Jackson (Animas, NM), 34.12, $0; 10. Trice Watts (Eads, CO) / TJ Watts (Eads, CO), 34.16, $0 Incentive 1. Justin Mascarenas (Santa Fe, NM) / Roy Montoya (Sapello, NM), 53.39, $1,900 Overall FT 1. Luke Brown (Morgan Mill, TX) / Kollin VonAhn (Blanchard, OK), 5.18, $460 #15 Handicap 1. Kurt Kiehne (Hereford, TX) / Chance Frazier (Canyon, TX), 32.19, $4,136; 2. Shane Sample (Canadian, TX) / Joe Hughes (Canyon, TX), 32.95, $3,102; 3. Bailey Corkill (Fallon, NV) / Kory Koontz (Sudan, TX), 33.42, $2,068; 4. Lane Ivy (Llano, TX) / Billy Ivy (Amarillo, TX), 33.85,


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compete anywhere else all year. The BFI has added cash to the prizes in the first round this year, and the average champs will earn more money than ever before. That’s thanks to a bevy of fantastic sponsors including newcomers in 2014 that include Adams’ Bex Sunglasses plus Gator Ropes, Rocky Mountain Ropes, Fagundes Bros. Dairy and Coderview Holsteins. Don’t forget that Heel-O-Matic, the Reno Rodeo and the BFI will also present the four-head Reno Rodeo Junior Roping Challenge for kids under 12 on Sunday at 9 a.m. in the Livestock Events

$1,034; 5. Jake Pancost (Canyon, TX) / Ike Hanes (Mclean, TX), 33.89, $0 Overall FT 1. Michael Bell (Clovis, NM) / Bubba Garcia (Portales, NM), 5.67, $544 #13 Handicap 1. Kurt Kiehne (Hereford, TX) / Scott Venable (Dumas, TX), 32.62, $5,718; 2. Justin Pechacek (Snyder, TX) / Justin Price (La Veta, CO), 33.35, $4,288; 3. Chad Hassell (Childress, TX) / Clayton Ward (Dalhart, TX), 34.86, $2,860; 4. Monroe Timberlake (Hereford, TX) / Ty Trammell (Amarillo, TX), 35.02, $1,430; 5. Clay Casper (Balko, OK) / Tyrel Taton (Beaver, OK), 36.31, $0 Overall FT 1. Grant Koenig (Sanford, CO) / Fernando Gonzales (Questa, NM), 6.62, $752 #12 1. Shawn Campbell (Beaver, OK) / Tyrel Taton (Beaver, OK), 36.38, $5,062; 2. Jace Thomas (Dalhart, TX) / Kent Haley (Canyon, TX), 38,

$3,374; 3. Ike McClendon (Miami, TX) / Billy Ivy (Amarillo, TX), 38.48, $2,670; 4. Clayton Williams (Amarillo, TX) / Sam Archer (Amarillo, TX), 39.96, $1,968; 5. Wallace Townsend (Cache, OK) / Brad Cottrell (Amarillo, TX), 41.8, $984 Incentive 1. Roy Payne (Pampa, TX) / Jimmy Paul Hrbacek (Lockney, TX), 29.87, $960; 2. Kyle Medcalf (Edmond, OK) / Cale Pedersen (Guthrie, OK), 37.66, $720 Overall FT 1. Mark Hughes (Canyon, TX) / Joe Hughes (Canyon, TX), 6.66, $828 #12 Gold Plus 1. Ab Hendley (Friona, TX) / John Gregory (Amarillo, TX), 37.81, $2,470; 2. Greg Watson (Hobbs, NM) / Ky Atwood (Lovington, NM), 38.36, #15 Champions, $1,852; 3. Chad Hassell (Childress, Kurt Kiehne and Chance Frazier

PHOTO COURTESY OF TAYLOR STOECKLEIN

t’s that time of year again. Only during one special week in late June do a handful of the best in the team roping business re-appear in the arena, drawn to Reno, Nev., for the Bob Feist Invitational. The 37th edition, which returns to the Reno Livestock Events Center at 8 a.m. on June 23, boasts the richest payoff in its history; more than $700,000 in cash and prizes. That could be why organizers received record entries, though only about 100 teams are allowed into the roping. The “original three” – Allen Bach, Denny Watkins and Mike Beers – will be back for their 37th straight BFI; plus the roster includes new match-ups like Matt Sherwood/Dugan Kelly and Aaron Tsinigine/Ryan Motes. It’ll be the only chance all year to watch veterans like Rube Woolsey, who will bring 16-year-old South Texan Daniel Braman to the party. One splashy BFI return in particular will be made by Michael Jones, a former NFR average winner who has re-teamed with Travis Tryan for this year’s event. And fans love the one-time chance to watch former NFR header Jason Adams, who retired from rodeo at 26 and doesn’t

This year’s winners of the BFI will earn more than the $60,000 each taken home by Trevor Brazile and Patrick Smith last year.

Center. The dummy contest kicks off just before the RRI Team Roping Pro-Am. To see the complete BFI contestant list and for ticket information, visit BobFeistInvitational.com, and be sure to like Facebook.com/BobFeistInvitational. If you can’t attend the world’s richest one-day Open roping in person, visit BFILive.com for round-by-round results of the action on June 23, and to shop DVDs and apparel. To book rooms at the official BFI headquarters hotel, call the Silver Legacy at (800) 687-8733 and use code BFI14 for discounted rates.

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TX) / Brad Cottrell (Amarillo, TX), 39.54, $1,236; 4. Ab Hendley (Friona, TX) / Butch $8,836; 2. Jimmy Paul Hrbacek (Lockney, TX) / Whitten (Cimarron, NM), 43.42, $618 Roy Payne (Pampa, TX), 42.2, $5,522; 3. Kirby Incentive Blankenship (Lampasas, TX) / Karson Johnson 1. Donnie Johnston (Canadian, TX) / Shawn (Voca, TX), 42.85, $4,418; 4. Eddie Joe Campbell (Beaver, OK), 37.96, $1,588; Pearson (Tulia, TX) / Hayden Tooley (Fritch, TX), 2. Chuck Thompson (Moriarty, NM) / Kenny 43.05, $3,682; 5. Charles Stephens (Portales, Stewart (Stanton, TX), 41.63, $1,058; 3. Eric NM) / David Stjohn (Amarillo, TX), 43.75, Hill (Lubbock, TX) / Ky Atwood (Lovington, $3,314; 6. James Winders (Earth, TX) / Braden NM), 42.31, $0 Blau (Follett, TX), 46.57, $2,946; 7. Larry Overall FT Hendricks (Tulia, TX) / Roberto Zapata 1. Anna Gregory (Amarillo, TX) / Brian Potter (Hereford, TX), 49.53, $2,578; 8. J W Meyer (Dalhart, TX), 7.83, $464 (Hereford, TX) / Vincent Guerrero (Hereford, TX), #12 GP Century 50.27, $2,210; 9. Rex McKee (Shamrock, TX) / 1. Ab Hendley (Friona, TX) / Butch Whitten Wes McKee (Shamrock, TX), 52.93, $1,840; (Cimarron, NM), 27.94, $600 10. Joanie Ivy (Amarillo, TX) / Casey McCleskey #13 Champions, #11 Kurt Kiehne and Scott Venable (Solano, NM), 56.77, $1,472; 11. Fred 1. Shamarie Schumacher (Hereford, TX) / Billy Marshall (Amarillo, TX) / Dave Hanks (Amarillo, Ivy (Amarillo, TX), 38.03, $6,432; 2. Todd Kimble TX), 61.09, $720; 12. Brice Sager (Balko, OK) / (Clayton, NM) / Danny Garcia (Clayton, NM), Overall FT Ty Casper (Balko, OK), 61.83, $720; 13. Kooper 40.01, $4,288; 3. Greg Watson (Hobbs, NM) / 1. Levi Molesworth (Amarillo, TX) / Wes James Huddleston (Memphis, TX) / Jimmy Paul Hrbacek Danny Watson (Lovington, NM), 42.71, $3,394; (Adrian, TX), 6.97, $886; 2. Levi Molesworth (Lockney, TX), 62.49, $480; 14. Trevor Bartlett 4. Madison Haley (Canyon, TX) / Vic Morrison (Amarillo, TX) / Wes James (Adrian, TX), 7.03, (Clovis, NM) / Dan Kelley (Texico, NM), 66.91, (Canyon, TX), 43.48, $2,502; 5. Brice Sager $590 $480; 15. James Meister (Boise City, OK) / Jesse (Balko, OK) / Clay Casper (Balko, OK), 45.63, #10 Gold Plus $1,250; 6. Tyler Thomas (Dalhart, TX) / Dillon 1. Kathleen Hill (Channing, TX) / Mike Qualls OGorman (Shamrock, TX), 46.56, $480; 7. Cole (Hico, TX), 48.32, Venable (Dumas, TX) / Chance Frazier (Canyon, $4,338; 2. Randy TX), 47.9, $480 Maness (Boise City, OK) Incentive / James Meister (Boise 1. Jimmy Paul Hrbacek (Lockney, TX) / Ricky City, OK), 49.59, Hrbacek (Lockney, TX), 30.02, $960; 2. Sage $3,254; 3. Tim Good (Midland, TX) / Kenny Stewart (Stanton, TX), Mecklenburg (Hugoton, 31.8, $720; 3. Jarett Stovall (Amarillo, TX) / True KS) / Byron Short Lacina (Amarillo, TX), 33.73, $480 (Springfield, CO), Overall FT 60.51, $2,168; 1. Tyler Thomas (Dalhart, TX) / Dillon OGorman 4. Larry Hendricks (Shamrock, TX), 7.17, $664; 2. Bob Freeman (Tulia, TX) / Andy James (Arnett, OK) / Tim Massey (Hale Center, TX), 7.56, (La Junta, CO), 78.3, $442 $1,084 #10 Incentive #12 Champions, 1. Levi Molesworth (Amarillo, TX) / Wes James 1. Kathleen Hill Shawn Campbell and Tyrel Taton (Adrian, TX), 43.28, $8,286; 2. Danny Persons (Channing, TX) / Mike (Woodward, OK) / Rylan Ferbrache (Woodward, Qualls (Hico, TX), OK), 44.71, $5,524; 3. Kyle Medcalf (Edmond, 37.24, $1,860; 2. OK) / Brad Thrash (Cheyenne, OK), 47.16, Randy Maness (Boise $4,374; 4. Levi Molesworth (Amarillo, TX) / Percy City, OK) / James Molesworth (Amarillo, TX), 47.28, $3,222; 5. Roy Meister (Boise City, Payne (Pampa, TX) / Cody Heck (Clarendon, TX), OK), 40.27, $1,394; 48.91, $1,612; 6. Janesa Garcia (Clayton, NM) / 3. Tim Mecklenburg Wesley Salmon (Lubbock, TX), 49.85, $720; (Hugoton, KS) / Byron 7. Larry Smith (Cheyenne, OK) / Steve K Leonard Short (Springfield, CO), (Reydon, OK), 49.96, $720; 8. J W Meech 46.19, $930; 4. Larry (Canyon, TX) / Roberto Zapata (Hereford, TX), Hendricks (Tulia, TX) / 50.16, $480; 9. Randy Maness (Boise City, OK) / Andy James (La Junta, Gary Maness (Boise City, OK), 50.28, $480; CO), 62.11, $466 10. Dax Rattan (Amarillo, TX) / David Rattan Overall FT (Amarillo, TX), 55.12, $480 1. Trevor Bartlett Incentive (Clovis, NM) / Hadley 1. Freddy Ortiz (Tucumcari, NM) / Tyler Luce Gilbert (Clovis, NM), (Clovis, NM), 33.28, $960; 2. Janesa Garcia #11 Champions, 8.01, $816 (Clayton, NM) / Wesley Salmon (Lubbock, TX), Shamarie Schumacher and Billy Ivy #9 34.37, $720; 3. Kim McCracken (Stratford, TX) / 1. Jake Carothers Tyler Luce (Clovis, NM), 40.18, $480 (Granite, OK) / Matt Bell (Dodson, TX), 40.05,


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Shannon (Boise City, OK), 28.22, $480; 16. Bill Hodnett (Bushland, TX) / Barrett Coon (Dumas, TX), 33.48, $480; 17. Dalton OGorman (Shamrock, TX) / Dillon OGorman (Shamrock, TX), 37.15, $480; 18. Drake Mueggenborg (Kingfisher, OK) / Nate Kirtley (Kingfisher, OK), 37.55, $480; 19. Charlie Mathis (Amarillo, TX) / Vincent Guerrero (Hereford, TX), 38.51, $480; 20. Spencer Clements (Vega, TX) / True Lacina (Amarillo, TX), 38.7, $480 Incentive 1. James Winders (Earth, TX) / Braden Blau (Follett, TX), 33.79, $1,200; 2. Charles Stephens (Portales, NM) / David Stjohn (Amarillo, TX), 34, $960; 3. Drake Mueggenborg (Kingfisher, OK) / Nate Kirtley # 8 Champions, (Kingfisher, OK), 37.55, $720; Quade Hiatt and Jabin Rice 4. Guy Bell (Amarillo, TX) /

#12 Gold Plus Champions, Ab Hendley and John Gregory

Carolea Wellen (Elkhart, KS), 42.22, $480; 5. Danny Persons (Woodward, OK) / Ralph Hudgins (Laverne, OK), 43.28, $240; Overall FT 1. Jimmy Paul Hrbacek (Lockney, TX) / Roy Payne (Pampa, TX), 7.35, $1,202; 2. Jimmy Paul Hrbacek (Lockney, TX) / Roy Payne (Pampa, TX), 7.66, $722; 3. Jay Osborn (Beaver, OK) / Shawn Campbell (Beaver, OK), 7.87, $480 #8 PickDraw 1. Quade Hiatt (Canyon, TX) / Jabin Rice (Hobbs, NM), 30.63, $5,204; 2. Cody Howard (Wheeler, TX) / Wes McKee (Shamrock, TX), 36.48, $3,470; 3. Roy Haney (Millsap, TX) / Milo Medlock (Shamrock, TX), 36.83, $2,746; 4. Kolton Smith (Dumas, TX) / Jared Nix (Hugoton, KS), 36.87, $2,024; 5. Wyatt Inderman (Goldthwaite, TX) / Jared Nix (Hugoton, KS), 37.26, $1,012; 6. Tristin P Lewis (Paducah, TX) / O C Huston (Amarillo, TX), 40.5, $450; 7. Trevor Bartlett (Clovis, NM) / Tyrel Cloudt (Amarillo, TX), 42.65, $450; 8. Lance Wood (Portales, NM) / Tim Cutrell (Amarillo, TX), 45.3, $300; 9. Mike Hill (Sudan, TX) / Pat Shelton (Chillicothe, TX), 45.76, $300; 10. Watson Price (Deville, LA) / Trent Lee Wood (Portales, NM), 45.95, $300 Overall FT 1. Madison Haley (Canyon, TX) / Paul Bell (Dodson, TX), 8.72, $512; 2. Emily Lynas (Canyon, TX) / Patsy Gordon (Dalhart, TX), 8.85, $342

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some quality family time.” Along with the $1,635 Lowe earned, the three-time world champion also took his first victory laps of 2014. Even for a 31year-old veteran who’s been to 12 consecutive Wrangler National ill Lowe decided to skip a Finals Rodeos, a win can offer a boost. PHOTO COURTESY OF ROBBY FREEMAN good chunk of the spring run “I’ve been feeling good all winter in California this season, and over the and feel like I’ve been riding well and weekend he won two Texas rodeos to doing what I’m supposed to be doing,” help make up for some of the missed said Lowe, who is currently 14th in the opportunities out West. Windham Weaponry High Performance The Canyon, Texas, bareback rider PRCA World Standings. “These two won the Mineral Wells Rodeo with an wins are nice, and they make you feel 83-point ride on Rafter G Rodeo good about your riding, but at the same Company’s Biscuit, and then split the time I wasn’t worried about winning a win at the Butterfield Stage Days lot of rodeos this early in the season. PRCA Rodeo in Bridgeport with I’m just going to keep plugging along.” another 83-point ride on Pete Carr’s While Lowe was picking up his first Classic Pro Rodeo’s Rocky. two wins of the 2014 season, saddle Will Lowe decided to by-pass the early spring rodeos in “These Texas rodeos are good bronc rider Jacobs Crawley continued California and made it pay off with two wins close to home confidence builders, and they also help over the May 9-10 weekend. He shared the win with Evan his fast start to the season, winning his to keep you sharp during the slower Jayne in Bridgeport, Texas, with this 83-point ride on Rocky eighth and ninth rodeos. part of the season,” Lowe said. “I only of the Pete Carr’s Classic Pro Rodeo string and won the Crawley rode for 84 points on Pete rodeo in Mineral Wells, Texas, outright. skipped the April rodeos in California Carr’s Classic Pro Rodeo’s Hang ‘em CRX’D because those are tough to get to if you High to win in Bridgeport, and then put don’t go out and just stay there. Otherwise, you’re flying back and up 83 points on Andrews Rodeo’s Lock N Load to take the victory forth a lot and spending a lot of money. It was better for me to just at the Crockett (Texas) Lions Club PRCA Rodeo. 1/4be vertical stay home and get to play with my sons and outside and spend “It doesn’t really do much for us to take breaks, and the more bucking horses you get on, the more you stay tuned up,” Crawley said of he and his brother, Sterling, hitting the road a lot. “We love getting on bucking horses, whether it’s in a rodeo or in the practice pen.” Crawley beat his little brother in Bridgeport by three points, with Sterling finishing second. Crawley says there’s never any trash talk between the two. “Absolutely not; we wish we could split the win at each rodeo we go to, but sometimes it works out like that,” said Crawley, who Horsemen’s Arena remained fifth in the world standings. “If we can’t split them, then going 1-2 is the best for us.” Belen, NM The only timed-event cowboy to win two Texas rodeos over the weekend was Ty Erickson. While Lowe and the Crawleys are all WNFR vets, Erickson is hoping to join them for the first time in 2014. JUNE 2014 The 23-year-old Helena, Mont., bulldogger made a pair of 4.0second runs to win in both Mineral Wells and Bridgeport, taking Call For Dates home a total of $1,894 to remain ninth in the world standings. “I hadn’t had much success at these smaller circuit rodeos so far this season, so it was nice to pick up a few wins this weekend,” Erickson said. “It was a chance for me to try out some of my green Enter at 9 a.m. • Rope at 10 a.m. horses in a rodeo, and my 11-year-old horse, Shake Em, helped me win both rodeos.” #8 capped at a #5 • $20/roper • Enter up Erickson, the 2011 PRCA Resistol Steer Wrestling Rookie of #10 no cap • $20/roper • Enter up the Year, has slowly been making his way up through the ranks in the PRCA. He finished 23rd in the world in 2013 after he was 45th #12 Slide no cap • $20/roper • Enter up in 2012, and currently has cracked the top 10 for the first time in his young career. “It’s exciting to still be in the top 10 of the standings,” he said. Information: Jimmy 505.459.6851 “I’ve never been this far into the season and had my name so high up there, and I hope to keep it rolling.”

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Cowboy Oasis Team Roping Productions

Crespin Padilla Memorial Team Roping June 14-15, 2014 Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Posse Arena Albuquerque, NM Saturday, June 14

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Pick or Draw • $50/roper • Enter Up 70% Payback • 4-Steer Average Buckles to 1st in Average Breast Collars to 2nd in Average Halters to 3rd in Average

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Enter at 8:00 a.m. • Rope at 9:00 a.m. All Ropings Are 3-Steer Average

Warm-Up #5 & Under saddle roping Pick 1, draw 2 for $120/roper • May enter 2x

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Pick 1, draw 2 or draw all 3 for $150/roper • May enter 5x Books close for trailer roping at 11:30 a.m. • Roping will not start before 12 noon 18 second cutoff in the first go

guaranteed trailer to high point winner 1st - $2,000 + Saddles 2nd - $1,500 + Buckles 3rd - $1,000 + Breast Collars 4th - $500 + Halters

3-Horse Slant Load Trailer provided by T & T Trailer Sales

For more information call: Chris Francis 505.429.0164 Oren Mathews 505.617.0627 • Katie Padilla 505.934.8369

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M & R Team Roping Productions presents

June 14-15, 2014 Cubero, NM SATURDAY, JUNE 14

Enter at 10:00 a.m. Rope at 11:00 a.m. Sharp

#13 Slide followed by #12 and #11

$40/roper • Enter 6x • 4-steer Average BREAST COLLARS TO HIGH MONEY ROPER IN EACH ROPING ON SATURDAY FIRST ENTRY $10 OFF!! - MUST ENTER MORE THAN ONCE TO QUALIFY

SUNDAY, JUNE 15

Enter at 9:00 a.m. Rope at 10:00 a.m. Sharp

#10 Warm-Up

$30/roper • Enter 6x • 3-steer Average

#10 Father’s Day Invitational

capped at an Elite #5 • Pick 1, draw 2 or draw 3 for $110/roper • 4-steer Average Enter 4x for a total of 12 runs • Top 20 to short round, rope slow back • Points given to all and only teams catching all 4 steers and fast time of Short and First Rounds 5 FRESH MEXICAN CORRIENTE STEERS TO HIGH POINT ROPER GUARANTEED

Steer winners have choice of cattle or cash or a combination of cattle and cash

FIRST ENTRY IN EITHER ROPING FOR ALL DADS $10 OFF!! (Limited to one reduced entry per roper per day)

Guaranteed Minimum Payout 1st - $2,000 • 2nd - $1,500 • 3rd - $1,000 • 4th - $500 • 5th - $500 Fast Time 1st Rd - $250 • Fast Time Short Rd - $250 Payout Will Increase With the Number of Teams

For more information call Matthew Paul 505/238-4595

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CUSTOMER APPRECIATION ROPING June 20-21, 2014 Las Vegas, NM - MLC Arena

Rope Great Cattle for Cheap Fees! FRIDAY, JUNE 20

Enter at 5:30 p.m. Rope at 6:30 p.m.

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$50/roper • Enter up • Pick or Draw No cap — Anyone can rope 4-head, progressive after 1 Saddle to the High Money Winner of the Night

SATURDAY, JUNE 21

Enter at 5:30 p.m. Rope at 6:30 p.m.

#11 Slide

$50/roper • Enter up • Pick or Draw Capped at Elite #6 4-head, progressive after 1 Saddle to the High Money Winner of the Night

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Mathews Land and Cattle would like to show our appreciation to all who have roped with us as well as new faces! So we are having fun, cheap ropings. Hope to see you there! For Information: Oren Mathews 505/617-0627 • Chris Francis 505/429-0164 www.bigdaddyteamroping.com

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July 18-20, 2014

Southwest Events Center

FRIDAY, JULY 18

Books open 5 - 6 p.m. Rope 6:30 p.m. Open Pick 1, draw 1 or draw 2 for $150/roper, Enter 2x

24 Dalies Rd.

Los Lunas, NM

#15 Pick 1, draw 1 or draw 2

SUNDAY, JULY 20

for $150/roper, Enter 2x

Books open 8 - 9 a.m. Rope 9:30 a.m.

SATURDAY, JULY 19

Books open 8 - 9 a.m. Rope 9:30 a.m. #13 World Series Qualifier $150/roper, Enter 2x

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$150/roper, Enter 2x, No Cap

#12 Slide

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$50/roper, Enter 6x, Pick or Draw $1,000 Cash to High Money Roper

#11 World Series Qualifier

$150/roper, Enter 2x, Capped at Elite #6 Heeler

#10 World Series Qualifier $150/roper, Enter 2x, Capped at #6 Heeler

#9 World Series Qualifier $150/roper, Enter 2x, Capped at Elite #5 Heeler

Must be 21 years old or turn 21 anytime during 2014 to participate in WS qualifiers. A 2014 WSTR membership or 2014 USTRC membership is required to enter. You may purchase your WSTR card on site, online at wstroping.com, or by calling 505.898.1755. WSTR memberships are free to renewing ropers 70 and older. Classifications powered by TRIAD Dress code: hat or no hat; ladies, tasteful attire; men, collared shirt with at least 2 buttons.

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New Mexico Western Horse Productions presents the

2014 Horse Rally Cross Series at the Western Tales Ranch March 22 - 10 a.m. • April 19 - 10 a.m. • May 29 - 10 a.m. • August 16 - 10 a.m. • September 27 - 10 a.m. • October 11 - 10 a.m.

Series points will be awarded at each show toward the 2014 buckles and awards. Come join us in a new and exciting horse and rider sport. The horse and rider will be required to ride a multi-mile trail course and negotiate obstacles interspersed along the way based on ranch work. Points will be awarded on the time it takes to negotiate the course. THIS IS NOT A RACE! Those closest to (without going under) a predetermined time will gain the most points toward the end of year awards. For more information contact Stella Cahall at 505.463.4462 or Ray Page at 505.514.5787. Open to all ages. Annual NMWHA membership fee $125. Check websites for more information: WesternTalesEvents.com or PastelStables.com contact Ray Page 505.514.5878 or Stella Cahall 505.463.4462 email: spider.page@gmail.com or pastelstables@hotmail.com with questions or to check on possible weather cancellation. All information subject to change.

Entry Fees Members of NMWHA $50 Non-members $75 Buddy Ride $25

Valencia County Horse Council presents Showmanship Clinic June 8 9 a.m. Roping Clinic June 28 9 a.m. Desensitizing Clinic July 12 9 a.m. Play Day September 28 10 a.m. at the Valencia County Fairgrounds Cow Work Clinic, Youth Versatility Clinic & End of the Year BBQ and Evening Trail Ride, October 12 starting at 10 a.m. at Western Tales Ranch located on Hwy. 116 There is a $10 fee donated to the Valencia County Horse Council. First three clinics will be held at Pastel Stables, 1711 Brandon Dr. • Los Lunas, NM 87031 For information please contact Stella Cahall 463-4462, Christine Henson 319.3710 or Tracy Raven 301.9433

Directions to Western Tales Ranch Follow old Hwy. 85 south of Belen to Winery Road. Turn right (west, turn at big black winery sign) follow Winery road to the end and you are there. About .8 mi. of dirt road. Lots of parking

HORSE RIDING LESSONS At Pastel Stables Private facility located in the beautiful Los Chavez Valley Beginning to Advanced Riding Lessons Cow Work Lessons Confidence Building Lessons to Overcome Fears Call Stella 505.463.4462 • email: pastelstables@hotmail.com June, 2014 Calendar of Events June 7 Horse Play Day (NMM&DA) $20 9 a.m. - ? June 14 Cow/Horse Play Day (Pastel Stables) $40 9 a.m - 12 noon June 21 Horse Play Day (Pastel Stables) $20 9 a.m. - 12 noon June 22 Trail Ride (Western Tales Ranch) $10 9 a.m. - ? Summer Horse Camps June 9-13 & June 16-20

8 a.m. - 12 noon daily • lunch, snacks and drinks included each day.

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June 27-29, 2014 • Kayenta, Arizona Rodeo Grounds FRIDAY NIGHT, JUNE 27

SUNDAY, JUNE 29

Sign up 6:00 p.m., Rope 7:00 p.m. Open Muley Roping 4 head for $50/roper Enter 4 times • 80% PAYBACK #13 Handicap Pick 1/Draw 2 or Draw All 3 for $120/roper • 4 Steer Average Enter 4 Times

Sign up 8 a.m. • Rope 10:00 a.m. #4 & Under

BLUE COFFEE POT TRAILER ROPING

SATURDAY, JUNE 28 Sign up 8 a.m. • Rope 10:00 a.m.

#11 Handicap, capped at an Elite #6 4 Head Average • Pick 1/Draw 2 or Draw All 3 for $120/roper • Enter 4 times Handicap: #11 - 0, #10 -1sec., #9 -3 sec., #8 & under -5 sec.

1st - Saddles & CASH 2nd - Buckles & CASH 3rd - Jackets & CASH 4th - Jackets & CASH 5th - Jackets & CASH

2 HORSE SLANT TRAILER TO HIGH POINT ROPER OF #11

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BLUE COFFEE POT TRAILER ROPING Capped at an Elite #4 Pick 1/Draw 2 or Draw All 3 for $120/roper • Enter 4 Times

1st - Saddles & CASH 2nd - Buckles & CASH 3rd - Jackets & CASH 4th - Jackets & CASH 5th - Jackets & CASH

2 HORSE SLANT TRAILER TO HIGH POINT ROPER OF #4 & UNDER

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Jr Boys Breakaway Cashton Weidenbener Ketch Kelton J.D. Amado Dillon Connelley Cade Haggard Denton Dunning Jr Boys Goat Tying Ketch Kelton Cade Haggard Cashton Weidenbener Shea Freeland

J.D. Amado Denton Dunning Jr Boys Ribbon Roping Ketch Kelton Cade Haggard Cashton Weidenbener Dillon Connelley Elijah McClellan J.D. Amado Jr Boys Steer Stopping Cashton Weidenbener Ketch Kelton

Junior Boys Year End Champion Ketch Kelton and Reserve Year End Champion Cashton Weidenbener

Junior Girls Year End Champion Berlyn Franks and Reserve Year End Champion Rayna Billingsley

Peewee Boys Year End Champion Caden Hooper and Reserve Year End Champion Nate Rodriquez

Peewee Girls Year End Champion Roxie Jo Higgins and Reserve Year End Champion Alexis Molina

Senior Boys Year End Champion Garrett Hershberger and Reserve Year End Champion Gavin Hershberger

Teen Girls Year End Champion Kaylee Billingsley and Reserve Year End Champion Bailey Hickman

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Colt Stephens Jett Uldrikson Garrett Hershberger Sr Boys Team Roping Garrett Hershberger Gavin Hershberger Jace Thorstenson Canon Freeland Andrew Parry Jett Uldrikson Teen Boys Calf Roping Wyatt Hershberger Ritner Browning Knut Haught Nicholas Johnson Grady Gowin Teen Boys Calf Tying Ritner Browning Nicholas Johnson Wyatt Hershberger Knut Haught Grady Gowin Jayson Campbell Teen Boys Ribbon Roping Chance Lowe Wyatt Hershberger Nicholas Johnson Knut Haught Ritner Browning Jayson Campbell Teen Boys Steer Stopping Nicholas Johnson Ritner Browning Wyatt Hershberger Knut Haught Jayson Campbell Colton Wright Teen Boys Team Roping Knut Haught Wyatt Hershberger Nicholas Johnson Colton Wright Jayson Campbell Ritner Browning Jr Girls Barrel Racing Adi Jo Martin Berlyn Franks Daisy Howell Kenzie Kelton Tenley Higgins Brylee Banning Jr Girls Breakaway Rayna Billingsley Brylee Banning Kenzie Kelton Jocelyn Co’nei’sen’ney Adi Jo Martin Macie Fowlie Jr Girls Goat Tying Jocelyn Co’nei’sen’ney Kenzie Kelton Rayna Billingsley Berlyn Franks

Macie Fowlie Adi Jo Martin Jr Girls Pole Bending Brylee Banning Berlyn Franks Jocelyn Co’nei’sen’ney Tenley Higgins Daisy Howell Rayna Billingsley Jr Girls Ribbon Roping Johnnie Ann Parry Tenley Higgins Kenzie Kelton Adi Jo Martin Brylee Banning Rayna Billingsley Jr Girls Team Roping Jocelyn Co’nei’sen’ney Rayna Billingsley Tenley Higgins Kenzie Kelton Jennifer Ricker Daisy Howell Peewee Girls Barrel Racing Ryann Shuldberg Roxie Jo Higgins Lily Kline Aubrey Reidhead “Liza” Elizianna Sanders Alexis Molina Peewee Girls Dummy Roping Makenna Morford Alexis Molina Aubrey Reidhead Ryann Shuldberg Roxie Jo Higgins Lily Kline Jr Girls Barrel Racing Adi Jo Martin Berlyn Franks Daisy Howell Kenzie Kelton Tenley Higgins Brylee Banning Jr Girls Breakaway Rayna Billingsley Brylee Banning Kenzie Kelton Jocelyn Co’nei’sen’ney Adi Jo Martin Macie Fowlie Jr Girls Goat Tying Jocelyn Co'nei'sen'ney Kenzie Kelton Rayna Billingsley Berlyn Franks Macie Fowlie Adi Jo Martin Jr Girls Pole Bending Brylee Banning Berlyn Franks Jocelyn Co’nei’sen’ney

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attle, saddles and members of the Shayna Gallacher NM Junior Livestock Foundation Carrizozo High School (NMJLF) were present at the Belen Lincoln County, Horsemen’s Arena in Belen New Shelby Herrera Congratulations to each of them from Mexico for their “3rd Annual Benefit Home Schooled the NMJLF! Roping”. April 12 was windy and dusty Valencia County On July 12, 2014 NMJLF will have but it didn’t dim the excitement of those Lillian Woodal their biggest fundraiser, the “Evening who were participating in the roping Woodall Academy Out West”. For eleven years this event, competition. The purpose of the roping Dona Ana County held at the Marriott Pyramid Hotel in event was to raise funds to support Donzlynn Worthington Albuquerque New Mexico, has included programs benefitting the youth involved Moriarty High School a night of fun activities, including a live in 4-H and FFA. NMJLF is celebrating Santa Fe County western band, a chuck wagon dinner, their 25th year of raising These young adults live and silent auction and LOTS of funds for the kids and share a desire to be surprises throughout the evening. One of main reasons were excited to provide involved with their Please see the July issue for additional saddles, sponsored by local 4-H and FFA the NMJLF was initially information. Isleta Resort and Casino, groups and make a established was to For more information about the New to the “High Money difference. The Mexico Junior Livestock Foundation Saddle Winners”, scholarships will help be able to present and the activities they are involved in to Anthony Silva and them in moving scholarships to 4-H support the 4-H and FFA youth, please Tommy Jackson. forward with their and FFA students. visit www.nmjlf.com. Additional awards education. included; #12 Slide Roping Winners-Sam Loya (header) and Brian Sullivan (heeler), #10 Roping Winners-Mike Fresquez (header) and Tommy Jackson (heeler) and #9 Roping WinnersAnthony Silva (header) and Dusty Vega (heeler). Todd Gibson, Roping Chairperson and Tamara Fitzgerald Ludwig, co-chair were proud to recognize the winners and to thank Lillian Woodall sponsors for supporting this event. Woodall Academy, Dona Ana County Sponsors included; Isleta Resort and Casino, Mathews Land and Cattle Team Donzlynn Worthington Roping Productions, T&T Trailer Sales, Shayna Gallacher Moriarty High School, Fuddruckers and many others NM FFA State Officer Santa Fe County District III recognized at the NMJLF websitePresident/State Vicewww.nmjlf.com/roping. President, Carrizozo One of main reasons the NMJLF High School, was initially established was to be able Lincoln County to present scholarships to 4-H and FFA students. Since 1989 they have been awarding scholarships to students Shelby Herrera throughout New Mexico. They are NM 4-H Leadership excited to announce the 2014 winners: Team, Home Schooled, Valencia County


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ver the July 4th Holiday, you might want to allow a little extra time if you are planning to get off at exit 81 on I-40 in Grants, NM. It most likely will be busy as The Grants Rodeo Association just south of I-40 on exit 81 has a full schedule of rodeo activity planned for the week. It is the 90th Annual July 4th Celebration “Wild West Days Rodeo.” Starting on Tuesday July 1 and continuing Saturday July 5 is the National Senior Pro Rodeo and Senior Pro Rough Stock and Timed Event Rodeo. These are National Senior Pro Rodeo Association sanctioned events and will draw contestants from all across the United States as contestants make one of the last attempts to gather points as they try to qualify for the Senior Pro Rodeo Finals in Las Vegas Nevada. It is always exciting to see some of the best veterans of the rodeo industry compete at these events. Saturday, July 5th will bring the barrel racers to town as the Southwest Barrel Racing Association hosts their open 4D Barrel Race. This event is scheduled to start just before lunch at 11:00 a.m. and has races for Open racers, youth and seniors as well. This is always an action

packed event as contestants from all across the southwest compete for some great prizes and payouts. An opportunity for both the spectators and contestants to relax and have some great western fun, both Friday and Saturday night, there will be time to but on the dancing boots and dance to the music of “Whiskey Wind” at the Cow Palace located right on the rodeo grounds. Sunday July 6th starts off with some faith, fellowship and food as the doors open to the Cow Palace for the Cowboy Church Service and Pancake Breakfast. This is always a wonderful opportunity to meet and worship with good folks and enjoy some of the best “flap-jacks” around. Once everyone’s hunger has been satisfied, the rest of the day is scheduled for junior rodeo cowboys and cowgirls. The 18 and Under Jr. Rodeo starts at 9:00 a.m. and is guaranteed to showcase some of the best up and coming rodeo talent

around. At 2:00 p.m. the 6 and Under Dummy Roping is sure to bring out the “pint-size” ropers to give them a chance to get in on the action and make a run at a brand new “Half Breed Roping Dummy” to take home for themselves. So it will be worth the little extra time to get through the traffic at exit 81 over the holiday because the Wild West Days Rodeo is going to provide some great rodeo action for both young and old. Make sure the vehicle is full of fuel and don’t forget to mark this event on your calendar. Look for more detailed information in the ad in this issue of The All Around or go to www.grantsrodeo.com


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he NMSWJRA held their first rodeo, May 3 - 4, for the 2014 Series. This was the first of four weekend rodeos that will be held both in Bloomfield and Farmington. This was the biggest May rodeo yet, with over 65 contestants. Contestants came from as far away as Rio Rancho and Abiqui. It looks like it is going to be a great 2014 series. Make sure to check the ads in this and upcoming issues of The All-Around or go to www.southwestrodeoassociation.weebly.com for more rodeo dates and times. All-Around Standings after May Rodeo 5 & Under Boys Colby Segay 28, Jake Roberts 15, Brodie Garcia 14, Cody Bell 8, Dutch Wood 6 5 & Under Girls Jaida Woody 67, Rylee Woody 60, Wacey Trujillo59, Taylor Armenta 39, Braezyn Garcia 34, Mackenzie Hadden 26, Cauleen Segay 24,Kinley Nigren 20,Cotton Wood 9, Mattie Jo McCoy 9 6-9 Boys Isaiah Ethington 40, Dustin Bell 27, Garrett Smith 22, Preston Hadden 19, Keaton McCoy 18, Cayle McCoy 11 Steer Riding 6-9 Boys Luke Mackey 4, TeShawn Miles 3 6-9 Girls Brianne Roberts 60, Erica Roberts 50, Quincy Montoya 49, Emma Wood 44, Taylor Benally 39, Bailey Clifton 35, Rhiley Montoya 33,Jentry Favor 24, Jaycee Clifton 21, Krista Yazzie 21, Betty Jo Harris 6, 10-13 Boys Clint Wood 23, Zachary Hunt 22, Denton Favor 14, David Jones 5, Pacen Rowe 4 10-13 Steer Riding Stevie Ray Anguiano 2 10-13 Girls Natalie Larabee 65, Shianne Hargis 51, Brooklynn Schmeiser 46, Caitlynn Schmeiser 42, Teshawna Hunt 41, Danielle Perea 36, Keanna Dedman 31, Cheyenne Radojitis 30, Haylee Shonk 29, Avery Palic 25, Tatum Bebo 13, Keylie Kemple 10, Trennery Turner 7, Emalee Hadden 4, Gracie Hadden 3, Keyanna Benally 1

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he Mesalands Community College Rodeo Team recently had two rodeo competitions at New Mexico State University (NSMU) in Las Cruces, New Mexico, and brought home three championship titles. After a strong performance at NMSU, the Mesalands Rodeo Team will have seven team members competing in the biggest college rodeo competition of the year, the College National Finals Rodeo. The Mesalands Rodeo Team will have enough student athletes to send their entire Men’s Team to the college finals. “The NMSU Rodeo was fantastic! This was a stressful time to be a Coach, but also a fun day to be a Coach,” said Tim Abbott, Interim Intercollegiate Rodeo Coach at Mesalands Community College. “It was really exciting to see the student athletes execute what we have been working on all season. They kept their mental and physical composure throughout the rodeos. Some of our student athletes had to perform very well in the last rodeos to secure their CNFR spot.” Sophomore Betty Pack of Aztec,

New Mexico earned her ticket to the CNFR at the NMSU rodeo. Pack had an exceptional weekend in the breakaway roping event. She had to place at each rodeo to qualify for the college finals and she did. Pack roped all three of her calves and was crowned the breakaway roping champion for the weekend, winning a buckle. “I knew it was possible, I just had to convince myself that I could do it,” Pack said. “I’m excited and nervous at the same time to be competing at nationals, knowing that I will have to go out there and compete against other schools. Also, for a first-year Coach to send seven students to nationals, is pretty amazing!” Pack went from ninth place and advanced to third place in the Grand Canyon Region by only nine points. CRX’D In tie down roping, sophomore Kit Pettigrew of Ft. Sumner, New Mexico won the tie-down roping championship title and earned himself a buckle. Pettigrew also finished first in the regional year-end standings and brought home a saddle as well. Coach Abbott

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stated that Pettigrew outperformed the other student athletes at the rodeo. Pettigrew will also be competing at the college finals. In team roping, sophomore Chaz Kananen (header) of Roy, Montana with Steven Gaona (heeler) from Central Arizona College, took first in the short round and in the average earning 120 points. Coach Abbott said that he felt Kananen had the best run in team roping for the year. Kananen brought home the team roping championship title for the weekend and won a buckle. Kananen was also named the team roping regional champion for the yearend standings and also won a saddle at the rodeo. Gaona did not qualify for the college finals and therefore, Kananen will be competing with fellow teammate sophomore Morgan McVay (heeler) of Sparks, Nevada. McVay started the NMSU rodeo fifth in the region, which meant he too had to perform well to qualify for the college finals. He placed first in the long round and placed in the average and in the short round. McVay took third place in the region by only two points, earning his ticket to the CNFR. Three other members of the Mesalands Rodeo Team maintained their positions at the NMSU rodeo and will also be competing at the 2014 CNFR. Sophomore Daniel Baeza of Chihuahua, Mexico also earned his ticket to the 2014 CNFR. He finished the year-end standings in second place in team roping. Sophomore Edmiles Harvey of Tsalini Spring, Arizona was the first Mesalands qualifier for the college finals in bareback riding. He took third place in the year-end standings. Sophomore Devren Myer of Santa Fe, New Mexico finished the year-end standings in second place and will be competing in bull riding at the college finals. “It’s definitely a step above what we do at our college rodeos,” Myers said “The pressure is on when you make the college finals. You have to keep a clear mind and go at it like it’s just another rodeo, but it’s easier said than done.” The 2014 CNFR will take place in Casper, Wyoming, June 15-21, 2014.


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he final schedule of appearances for PBR fans’ favorite bovine athlete, Bushwacker, has now been set. The two-time World Champion Bull will buck at two PBR Touring Pro Division events in June and Bushwacker’s first summer out will be in June in Bismarck, July. These events will be N.D. Photo by Andy Watson / BullStockMedia.com. streamed live via pbr.com to PBR LIVE subscribers. It will be the only place to see Bushwacker at TPD events this summer. June 13-14: Bismarck, North Dakota, Bushwacker will buck for the first Bismarck Civic Center time this summer on June 13-14 at July 31: Santa Barbara, California, Chad Berger’s DCB PBR Bull Riding Earl Warren Showgrounds Challenge in Bismarck, North Dakota, taking on four-time PRCA bull To purchase tickets to these events, riding champion J.W. Harris in a visit pbr.com for ticket information. To special matchup. watch these events on PBR LIVE, visit Bushwacker has been perfect in pbr.com/live to sign up now. 2014, making short work of all eight of Bushwacker also will be making the men he’s faced to date, including several appearances during the second reigning PBR World Champion J.B. half of the 2014 Built Ford Tough Series Mauney and current No. 1 bull rider regular season, which will begin with Guilherme Marchi. his return to the site where his recordMauney is the only man to setting buckoff reign came to an end, successfully ride Bushwacker since Tulsa, Okla.’s BOK Center: Aug. 15-16: Tulsa, Oklahoma, 2009, doing so during his ninth attempt BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, last August. Sept. 5-6: Nashville, Tennessee, However, Mauney was only able to last Bridgestone Arena 1.1 seconds atop his nemesis earlier this Sept. 19-20: Laughlin, Nevada, year in Oklahoma City. Laughlin Events Center This past weekend, on his way to Sept. 26-27: Oakland, California, winning The Last Cowboy Standing, Oracle Arena Marchi met Bushwacker for the first The bull who has been called the time in his career and managed to last greatest bull the PBR has ever known just over three seconds before losing his will take his final outs at the PBR Built grip. Bushwacker’s made short work of Ford Tough World Finals at the Thomas the best the PBR has to offer, so Harris & Mack Center, Oct. 22-26. He’ll be will have his hands full. defending his World Championship title Bushwacker will then appear at the and contending for a third. Earl Warren Showgrounds in Santa The World Finals will be aired live Barbara, California, for the TPD event on CBS Sports Network, the home of at the Fiesta Stock Horse Show & the PBR’s Built Ford Tough Series, at Rodeo on July 31. 9 p.m. ET, Oct. 22-25 and 2:30 p.m. ET, Here is a look at Bushwacker’s 2014 Sunday, Oct. 26. summer schedule:

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t’s been happening for 21 years and it is still the #1 Open Bull Riding in the Southwest. It’s The Wild Thing Championship Bull Riding, brought to you by producer Larry Peterson and the Wild Thing Productions crew. If you are a bull rider or a spectator and you have never attended this event, you don’t want to miss this one. Larry and his crew are working to make this 21th Annual Wild Thing Championship Bull Riding one you won’t ever forget. Once again Larry has added more money! This year the added money has been increased to $8000 and the total estimated payout for this year will be $26,000. “I don’t think there is a pro-am bull riding anywhere in the US that pays this kind of money.” Says Larry Peterson, owner of Wild Thing Productions. “This year we are guaranteeing $8,000 or more to the first place winner.” In addition to the increased prize money the winner of the event will take home the Famous Wild Thing Buckle by Red Bluff Buckles. If you claim to be a bull rider you need to be at this event. Mark your calendars for July 11th and 12th, 2014. This event has become well known for some of the best bull riding on earth, but the nightly fireworks displays are out of this world! Wild Thing Productions holds nothing back when it comes to their pyrotechnics. If you think the Fourth of July has a lot of fireworks you haven’t seen this display.

There will be some of the best bucking bulls and bull riding action on the planet. This year Larry will be giving away a 50 inch Toshiba Flat Screen Television each night to a lucky spectator in the stands. Man that’s Wild! Last year’s event pushed the attendance capacity of Red Rock State Park in Gallup, New Mexico, and even though there was standing room only, everyone walked away having seen one of the best shows in the Four Corner area. Sammy Andrews Rodeo Company, Owen Washburn, Martine Baca and Bowdy plan to bring only the best bulls in their string to the 21th Annual event this year, making it a riding contest not a drawing contest. With this list of Stock Contractors you are no doubt going to see some of the best bull riding anyone could ever ask to see. “If you are a bull rider, you would be crazy not to attend this event.” Adds Larry. “Every year so far, if you make the buzzer, you get a check.” The Wild Thing Championship Bull Riding is scheduled for July 11 - 12, 2014 and will highlight 90 of the top bull riders from across the county who are looking to get their name on the list of past champions. Entries open on Thursday June 26 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and Friday June 27 from 9 a.m. through 10 a.m. A non-refundable $100 deposit is required to guarantee a spot in the event and must be received by July 9, 2014. Late entries and stand-by entries will be taken July 10, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. All entries can be made over

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the phone at 505-863-5402. So, if you are a bull rider and want to ride among the best and have your name listed with the best, enter up for a chance to win the wildest bull riding event in the Southwest. If you are a bull riding fan make sure to mark your calendar for July 11 and 12, 2014 and set your Google Maps for Gallup, NM. The 21th Annual Wild Thing Championship Bull Riding will undoubtedly have you telling all your friends about that great “Wild Thing.”

Past Champions 1994 – Jim Bob Custer

2001 – Romeo Maryboy

2008 – Justin Howlett

1995 – Shawn Ramirez

2002 – Darren Francis

2009 – Ryan McConnel

1996 – Casey Payne

2003 – Matt Clouser

2010 – Spud Jones

1997 – Shane Thurston

2004 – Robertson Cody

2011 – Cody Morgan

1998 – Daniel Muellar

2005 – Robertson Cody

2012 – (Tie) Hadley Miller

1999 – Daniel Muellar

2006 – Terry Minica

2012 – (Tie) Travis Briscoe

2000 – Talmadge Langley

2007 – Kevin Salazar

2013 – Hadley Miller


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2014 PRCA World Standings Unofficial through May 12, 2014 All-Around 1. Trevor Brazile, Decatur, Texas, $78,876 2. Clayton Hass, Terrell, Texas, $31,440 3. Caleb Smidt, Bellville, Texas, $31,047 4. Ryle Smith, Oakdale, Calif., $23,050 5. Russell Cardoza, Terrebonne, Ore., $22,902 6. Justin Thigpen, Waycross, Ga., $15,265 7. Kyle Lucas, Carstairs, Alberta, $14,523 8. Landon McClaugherty, Tilden, Texas, $12,608 9. Rhen Richard, Roosevelt, Utah, $12,332 10. Josh Peek, Pueblo, Colo., $11,725 11. Trenten Montero, Winnemucca, Nev., $9,451 12. Seth Hall, Albuquerque, N.M., $9,054 13. Paul David Tierney, Oral, S.D., $8,915 14. Mason Malone, Warner Springs, Calif., $7,319 Bareback Riding 1. Kaycee Feild, Spanish Fork, Utah, $59,081 2. Steven Peebles, Redmond, Ore., $50,722 3. Austin Foss, Terrebonne, Ore., $45,202 4. Richmond Champion, The Woodlands, Texas, $35,633 5. Caleb Bennett, Morgan, Utah, $27,534 6. Jake Vold, Ponoka, Alberta, $24,713 7. Winn Ratliff, Leesville, La., $23,966 8. Tim Oâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;Connell, Zwingle, Iowa, $23,669 9. Bill Tutor, Huntsville, Texas, $22,155 10. Tilden Hooper, Carthage, Texas, $22,154 11. Jessy Davis, Power, Mont., $22,121 12. Luke Creasy, Lubbock, Texas, $18,392 13. Justin McDaniel, Porum, Okla., $17,448 14. Will Lowe, Canyon, Texas, $16,844 15. J.R. Vezain, Cowley, Wyo., $15,674 16. Bobby Mote, Culver, Ore., $15,559 17. Seth Hardwick, Laramie, Wyo., $14,836 18. Orin Larsen, Goodwell, Okla., $14,297 19. Clint Laye, Cadogan, Alberta, $14,073 20. Justin Miller, Billings, Mont., $13,930 Steer Wrestling 1. Luke Branquinho, Los Alamos, Calif., $32,763 2. Casey Martin, Sulphur, La., $31,529 3. Trevor Knowles, Mount Vernon, Ore., $29,207 4. Jule Hazen, Ashland, Kan., $26,059 5. Clayton Hass, Terrell, Texas, $25,807 6. Dean Gorsuch, Gering, Neb., $25,483 7. Wyatt Smith, Rexburg, Idaho, $24,606 8. Seth Brockman, Wheatland, Wyo., $20,367 9. Ty Erickson, Helena, Mount, $19,532 10. Dakota Eldridge, Elko, Nev., $18,597 11. Bray Armes, Ponder, Texas, $17,794 12. Hunter Cure, Holliday, Texas, $17,413 13. Timmy Sparing, Helena, Mont., $16,650 14. K.C. Jones, Decatur, Texas, $16,647 15. Stan Branco, Chowchilla, Calif., $16,254 16. Olin Hannum, Ogden, Utah, $14,893 17. Jake Rinehart, Highmore, S.D., $14,538 18. Riley Duvall, Checotah, Okla., $14,312 19. Billy Bugenig, Ferndale, Calif., $14,274 20. Sean Santucci, Prineville, Ore., $13,700 Team Roping (header) 1. Clay Tryan, Billings, Mont., $44,959

2. Dustin Bird, Cut Bank, Mont., $44,425 3. Colby Lovell, Madisonville, Texas, $29,426 4. Trevor Brazile, Decatur, Texas, $25,202 5. Erich Rogers, Round Rock, Ariz., $25,184 6. Nick Sartain, Dover, Okla., $23,279 7. Kaleb Driggers, Albany, Ga., $22,686 8. Coleman Proctor, Pryor, Okla., $22,380 9. Spencer Mitchell, Colusa, Calif., $21,740 10. Keven Daniel, Franklin, Tenn., $21,737 11. Jake Barnes, Scottsdale, Ariz., $21,697 12. Riley Minor, Ellensburg, Wash., $21,377 13. Chad Masters, Cedar Hill, Tenn., $19,838 14. Cory Kidd V, Statesville, N.C., $19,277 15. Drew Horner, Plano, Texas, $18,211 16. Brock Hanson, Casa Grande, Ariz., $17,781 17. Tyler Waters, Stephenville, Texas, $17,618 18. Turtle Powell, Stephenville, Texas, $17,582 19. Clay Smith, Broken Bow, Okla., $17,395 20. Tyler Wade, Terrell, Texas, $16,150 Team Roping (heeler) 1. Paul Eaves, Lonedell, Mo., $47,336 2. Jade Corkill, Fallon, Nev., $44,959 3. Martin Lucero, Stephenville, Texas, $27,626 4. Cory Petska, Marana, Ariz., $25,532 5. Travis Graves, Jay, Okla., $25,202 6. Jake Long, Coffeyville, Kan., $23,380 7. Rich Skelton, Llano, Texas, $23,279 8. Patrick Smith, Lipan, Texas, $22,686 9. York Gill, Stephenville, Texas, $21,737 10. Brady Minor, Ellensburg, Wash., $21,377 11. Russell Cardoza, Terrebonne, Ore., $18,807 12. Buddy Hawkins II, Columbus, Kan., $18,211 13. Tyler Barton, Buckner, Ark., $17,997 14. Cesar de la Cruz, Tucson, Ariz., $17,781

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2013 Turquoise Circuit Standings As of May 14, 2014 All-Around 1. Trenten Montero, Winnemucca, Nev. $4,345 2. Seth Hall, Albuquerque, N.M., $4,191 3. Shank Edwards, Tatum, N.M., $2,601 4. Cutter Parsons, Marana, Ariz., $1,264 Bareback Riding 1. Wyatt Hancock, Taylor, Ariz., $1,190 2. Trenten Montero, Winnemucca, Nev., $1,173 3. Tony Buckman, La Mesa, N.M., $945 4. Kody Lamb, Sherwood Park, Alberta, $851 5. Shon Gibson, Taylor, Ariz., $603 6. Delvecchio Kaye, Round Rock, Ariz., $420 7. Shannon Miller, New River, Ariz., $395 8. Jared Green, Socoro, N.M., $378 Steer Wrestling 1. Christian Pettigrew, Ft. Sumner, N.M., $3,156 2. Pepe Arballo, Wittmann, Ariz., $2,902 3. Justin Simon, Florence, Ariz., $2,589 4. Russell Armenta, Bloomfield, N.M., $1,424 5. Brandon Bates, Mexican Springs, N.M., $1,317 6. Travis Reay, Mayerthorpe, Alberta, $1,179

7. Tyke Kipp, Lordsburg, N.M., $778 8. Cutter Parsons, Marana, Ariz., $743 Team Roping (header) 1. Tom Richards, Humboldt, Ariz., $5,693 2. Kyle Roberts, Durango, Colo., $4,898 3. Aaron Tsinigine, Tuba City, Ariz., $4,396 4. Michael Calmelat, Tucson, Ariz., $2,851 5. Jake Barnes, Scottsdale, Ariz., $2,836 6. Blaine Redhorse, Chinle, Ariz., $2,211 7. Jarett Rogers, Clint, Texas, $1,700 8. Travis Whitlow, Queen Creek, Ariz., $1,575 Team Roping (heeler) 1. Byron Wilkerson, Duncan, Ariz., $4,043 2. TJ Brown, Payson, Ariz., $3,048 3. Anthony Calmelat, Tucson, Ariz., $2,851 4. Preston Williams, Tumecula, Calif., $2,211 5. Cesar de la Cruz, Tucson, Ariz., $2,181 6. Logan Medlin, Stephenville, Texas, $2,023 7. Kyle Lucas, Carstairs, Alberta, $1,850 8. Derrick Begay, Seba Dalkai, Ariz., $1,755 Saddle Bronc Riding 1. Taos Muncy, Corona, N.M., $3,118


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8. Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas, $25,347 9. Adam Gray, Seymour, Texas, $24,377 10. Trevor Brazile, Decatur, Texas, $23,846 11. Matt Shiozawa, Chubbuck, Idaho, $23,297 12. Marty Yates, Stephenville, Texas, $23,009 13. Hunter Herrin, Apache, Okla., $22,768 14. Cade Swor, Winnie, Texas, $21,120 15. Reese Riemer, Stinnett, Texas, $20,849 16. Clint Cooper, Decatur, Texas, $19,696 17. Tyson Durfey, Colbert, Wash., $18,393 18. Ryle Smith, Oakdale, Calif., $18,343 19. Chant DeForest, Wheatland, Calif., $16,316 20. Trent Creager, Stillwater, Okla., $15,415 Steer Roping 1. Trevor Brazile, Decatur, Texas, $29,828 2. Chet Herren, Pawhuska, Okla., $27,514 3. Cody Lee, Gatesville, Texas, $23,960 4. Chance Kelton, Mayer, Ariz., $19,614 5. Jess Tierney, Hermosa, S.D., $18,383 6. J. Tom Fisher, Andrews, Texas, $13,633 7. Brodie Poppino, Big Cabin, Okla., $13,229 8. Tony Reina, Wharton, Texas, $13,187 9. Neal Wood, Needville, Texas, $12,581 10. Brent Lewis, Pinon, N.M., $11,278 11. Ralph Williams, Skiatook, Okla., $10,994 12. Bryce Davis, Ovalo, Texas, $10,839 13. Leo Campbell, Amarillo, Texas, $10,635 14. Troy Tillard, Douglas, Wyo., $10,327 15. Vin Fisher Jr., Andrews, Texas, $10,014 16. Jason Evans, Huntsville, Texas, $9,697 17. Brady Garten, Claremore, Okla., $8,375 18. J.B. Whatley, Gardendale, Texas, $8,127 19. Scott Snedecor, Fredericksburg, Texas, $7,239 20. Jarrett Blessing, Paradise, Texas, $7,207 Bull Riding 1. Sage Kimzey, Strong City, Okla., $75,603 2. J.W. Harris, Mullin, Texas, $62,680

2. Jason Amon, Payson, Ariz., $776 3. Cody Taton, Corona, N.M., $729 4. Dawson Byrne, Wickenburg, Ariz., $364 5. Brandon Biebelle, San Lorenzo, N.M., $243 6. Brady Dinwoodie, Westbourne, Manitoba, $217 Tie-down Roping 1. Jesse Clark, Portales, N.M., $6,170 2. J.D. Kibbe, Portales, N.M., $3,571 3. Seth Hall, Albuquerque, N.M., $2,823 4. Joe Colletti, Raton, N.M., $2,419 5. B. Marshall, Truth or Consequences, N.M., $2,242 6. Shank Edwards, Tatum, N.M., $1,828 7. Weston Crane, Buckeye, Ariz., $1,797 8. Joseph Parsons, Marana, Ariz., $1,016 Bull Riding 1. Scottie Knapp, Albuquerque, N.M., $8,990 2. Cody Hancock, Taylor, Ariz., $6,770 3. Craig Begay, Rough Rock, Ariz., $3,194 4. Trenten Montero, Winnemucca, Nev., $3,172 5. Camo Mullins, Phoenix, Ariz., $1,774 6. Tustin Daye, Lupton, Ariz., $1,223 7. Troy James, Phoenix, Ariz., $1,163 8. Wacey Barta, Phoenix, Ariz., $974

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3. Trey Benton III, Rock Island, Texas, $37,610 4. Dustin Bowen, Fredricksburg, Pa., $31,586 5. Ty Wallace, Collbran, Colo., $30,810 6. Cody Teel, Kountze, Texas, $30,770 7. Dylan Vick Hice, Escalon, Calif., $25,507 8. Jeff Askey, Martin, Tenn., $25,331 9. Aaron Pass, Dallas, Texas, $24,567 10. Paul Coppini, Kuna, Idaho, $22,741 11. Beau Hill, West Glacier, Mont., $22,715 12. Trevor Kastner, Ardmore, Okla., $22,450

13. Elliot Jacoby, Fredricksburg, Texas, $22,444 14. Tyler Smith, Fruita, Colo., $22,068 15. Reid Barker, Comfort, Texas, $21,886 16. Casey Huckabee, Grand Saline, Texas, $21,194 17. Josh Koschel, Nunn, Colo., $20,584 18. Tim Bingham, Honeyville, Utah, $20,275 19. Bobby Welsh, Gillette, Wyo., $19,659 20. Tanner Bothwell, Rapid City, S.D., $18,633

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even more real. In 1995 the average cost of a gallon of diesel was about $1.10/gal. Today it’s about $3.70/gal. So… for the amount of fuel that cost him $100 to haul his stock to an event in 1995, now it’s costing him about $335. Where is he getting that additional $235 from? And how about that pickup he has to have to haul his steers and calves? In 1995 an F-250 Diesel pickup was about $22,000. Today, that same pickup is about $42,000. And hay prices? According to the USDA, a ton of alfalfa was $88 in 1995. Today, it costs $190/ton. Look, I know all these expenses are personally realized by contestants as well. We are all paying higher prices for fuel, for new trucks and for feeding our horses. But that’s the point. We pay these higher prices, and though it’s painful, we absorb it and attribute it to inflation. Still, at the same time, we all go crazy when a producer/contractor attempts to pass along some of his direct costs to us. So there it is… and there are just a few ways it can go from here. The first option is to raise entry fees, allowing the producer/contractor to get the same percentage cut that he has to have to survive. Team roping has already made the shift in this direction. Higher entry fees mean the producer can still take out the standard 33%. It seems like a good solution until you begin to consider the long-term effects. Team roping was built on the backs of working-class guys. Guys who worked hard all week, came home and practiced during the evening, and then went roping on the weekend. Getting started, it wasn’t hard to find a round-

robin for $100 where he could rope all day. IT WAS AFFORDABLE! When was the last time you even heard of a round-robin for $100? Producers simply can’t make the economics of those events work and so those kinds of events and others that helped get people started in the sport are gone… and so are the people who were getting started. The long term effects of this shift have not been fully realized. The second option is to allow producer/contractors a larger percentage. To be honest, this is probably the best approach. Entry fees can stay level and producer/contractors can stay in business. The likelihood of that happening however is pretty slim. Contestants just won’t go for it. Even if it is explained to them, and they truly understand it, they just won’t accept it. It all goes back to that ingrained idea that a producer/ contractor is making money off them, and they just can’t get past it. And so that leaves one alternative… just keep forcing producer/contractors to do the same for less. No question, this is the most popular approach among contestants… and why not… it’s been working this way so far. But, has it? Look around at the sport of calf roping. There is no better example of contestants taking control and running the sport in what they believe is their best interest. And what is the current state of that sport? It is quickly disappearing from the landscape. There is a reason you don’t let the inmates run the asylum. Think about it….


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ARIZONA HIGH SCHOOL and JR. HIGH SCHOOL RODEO ASSOCIATION Go to www.ahsra.com for more AHSRA information

Support the Arizona High School and Junior High School Rodeo Associations You can become one of our valued sponsors and support the growth of High School and Junior High Rodeo in Arizona, while getting your name in front of your potential customers.

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requested at each rodeo by the rodeo participants. Please note all product, advertising and distribution must comply with the guidelines of the National High School Rodeo Association as well as the Arizona High School Rodeo Association rules and regulations. For information Call Jack Assini, President AHSRA 520-349-5552

For an Annual Contribution of $5,000 each sponsor would receive 50 square feet (25 each side) of space on the rodeo trailer, two 3 x 8 banners to be hung at each rodeo, advertising on our website, listing on any promotion ads run, and announcements throughout each rodeo. In addition, AHSRA will provide distribution of promotional material in support of your opportunity as

NEW MEXICO HIGH SCHOOL RODEO ASSOCIATION Go to www.nmhighschoolrodeo.com for NMHSRA information

Spring Schedule June 4-8 - State Finals - Lovington, NM

Student Directors Bareback - Wyatt Harper Saddle Bronc - Leon Fountain Bull Riding - Jacob Spencer Calf Roping - Joshua Walker Steer Wrestling - Pryce Marez Team Roping Header - Madison Milligan Team Roping Heeler - Baylee Henderson Barrel Racing - Ariana Sanchez Pole Bending - Whitley Cline Goat Tying - Lany Elkins Breakaway - Kenna Sullivan Cutting - Holly McGlasson

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6 X 6 Rodeo Company Carl Bradley 575-758-3459 Tsosie Brothers Rodeo Company Harrison or Tommie Tsosie 505-368-4315 Casper Baca Rodeo Company Casper Baca 505-287-9534 Crossroads Rodeo Company Mark Sanchez 970-739-3851

Nunn’s Frontier Rodeo Company Gary Nunn 505-450-6724 Bucking H Rodeo Company Richard Hodgson 505-330-4612

Upcoming Rodeos CASH ONLY in 2014! (Money orders and Cashier Checks accepted) Entries in our rodeos are taken seriously. All NMRA members and cosanctioned associations that guarantee entry fees may fax/email entries into the NMRA office up to one week prior to the opening of phone entries. All non-members or associations that do not guarantee entry fees must call in entries and be prepared with a credit card that will be run that night for entry fees. If you must turnout of a rodeo for any reason including medical, emergency or vet release call the Turnout line (505-864-9426). You may not compete in another rodeo for 7 days if you vet or medical out and a release is due in the office within 7 days or entry fee and fine will be assessed. Fax # for releases: 505-864-9427. After entries close you will be turning out and expected to pay fees. If you need to make changes after books have closed you will be charged a $25 fee per person per change. 2014 NMRA Rodeos are a preference draw. Slack is not open until performances are full – therefore slack cannot be a contestant’s first preference. Rodeos having first sanction with New Mexico will have a $5 Finals Fund and a $15 or $20 Stock charge deducted from advertised fees. An $11 Office Charge per contestant will be added to fees. Bull riders have $10 day money added to fees as well! All contestants may enter twice with the exception of team roping (who may already enter three times). Steer wrestling and breakaway ropers may walk up until

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NMRA Contact Information!

WB Productions (Timed Event Cattle SC) Wes Reno 915-526-4975.

NMRA-APPROVED FIELD SECRETARIES Janice Aragon 505-366-4929 Susi Kaufman 928-587-3478

Jana Muncy 505-238-9415

Amber Gillreath 505-235-9216

State Secretary - Carrie Richardson 575-937-0851 PO Box 1101; Capitan, NM 88316 admin@newmexicorodeoassociation.com CES - Amber Gillreath 505-864-9426 ces@newmexicorodeoassociation.com

two hours before the first performance and enter. Rough Stock contestants may walk up and enter one hour prior to the draw of the performance they want to enter. Cash only and a $25 late fee will be charged. Contestants are encouraged to enter through Central Entry Secretary on entry night to ensure availability of stock; walk up entries are subject to availability of stock at stock contractor’s discretion. Entry numbers: Rough Stock: 505-864-9427 Team Roping: 505-864-7200 Timed Events: 505-864-9426 Entry time: 6 to 10 p.m. on entry night advertised.

Schedule of Events Bar None Rodeo Plainview, TX June 20-21, 2014 TCRA with NMRA co-sanction See TCRA or NMRA website for more info. Showdown N Old Abiquiu Abiquiu, NM June 27-28, 2014 NMRA with PAFRA, TCRA, GCPRA, CPRA Perfs: Fri. June 27 at 8:00 p.m.; Sat. June 28 at 7:30 p.m. Slack: Sat. June 28 at 9:00 a.m. Added: $500 Per Event / Buckles in the 8 standard events Stock Contractor: 6X6 Rodeo Company Stock Charge $20 Entry Fees: $100 SW/TD/BKW; TR

$100/man; BRL $85; BR/BB/SB/RBR $75: Contestants may enter twice. Team ropers may enter 3 times. Rough stock may walk up 1 hr prior to draw. SW and BKW may walk up 2 hrs. prior to draw of first performance. All walk up entries have a $25 late fee. Entries: Monday, June 23, 2014; TE: 505-864-9426; RS: 505-864-9427; TR: 505-864-7200 6-10 p.m. NMRA and co-sanctioning associations that guarantee entry fees may fax/email entries. Information on the NMRA website: nmrodeo.org Call Backs: Tuesday, June 24, 2014; 6-9 p.m. 505-864-9426 Or check website for day sheets: www.nmrodeo.org Turnouts: 505-864-9426 no later than 3 hrs before perf. Rodeo de Taos Taos, NM June 28-29, 2014 NMRA with PAFRA, GCPRA, CPRA Perfs: Sat. June 28 at 2:00 p.m.; Sun. June 29 at 2:00 p.m. Slack: Sun. June 29 at 8:00 a.m. Added: $500 BB/SB/RBR/BR $300 TD/SW/BKWY/BRLS/TR Stock Contractor: Nunn’s Frontier Rodeo Company Stock Charge $15 Entry Fees: $100 SW/TD/BKW; TR $100/man; BRL $80;

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President - John Adams - 575/779-3105 • Vice President - Jim Arnold - 520/507-0463 • Stock Contractor Rep./Rodeo Director - Travis Law - 505/927-8855 Bareback Director - T.C. Show - 520/686-9681 • Open Tie-Down Roping Director - Rylan Edgmon - 575/740-3492 • Breakaway Director - Katelyn McRee - 970/946-1052 Saddle Bronc Director - Chris Preble - 520/609-8571 • Steer Wrestling Director - George Richardson - 575/937-0853 • Bull Riding Director - Larry Garcia - 505/453-3091 Open Team Roping Director - OPEN • Inc. Team Roping Director - Luis Martinez - 575/756-4182 • Open Barrel Racing Director - Laura Haines - 575/835-2460 Inc. Barrel Racing Director - Tammy Arnold - 520/507-0464 • Judges Coordinator - Stoney Neufang - 520/241-0414 State Secretary - Carrie Richardson - 575/937-0851 • Central Entry Secretary - Amber Gillreath - 505/864-9426

BR/BB/SB/RBR $75: Contestants may enter twice. Team ropers may enter 3 times. Rough stock may walk up 1 hr prior to draw. SW and BKW may walk up 2 hrs. prior to draw of first performance. All walk up entries have a $25 late fee. Entries: Monday, June 23, 2014; TE: 505-864-9426; RS: 505-864-9427; TR: 505-864-7200 6-10 p.m. NMRA and co-sanctioning associations that guarantee entry fees may fax/email entries. Information on the NMRA website: nmrodeo.org Call Backs: Tuesday, June 24, 2014; 6-9 p.m. 505-864-9426 Or check website for day sheets: www.nmrodeo.org Turnouts: 505-864-9426 no later than 3 hrs before perf. Red Ryder Roundup Pagosa Springs, CO July 4-6, 2014 NMRA with PAFRA, others pending Perfs: Fri. July 4 at 2:00 p.m.; Sat. July 5 at 7:00 p.m. Sun. July 6 at 2 p.m. Slack: Sat. July 5 at 9:00 a.m. Added: $600 BB/SB/RBR/BR; $500 TD/SW/BKWY/BRLS $300 Jr. Barrels - $250 Open TR/Inc. TR $250 Scrambled Egg TR (#10 Capped at #5) One female or boy under 14 or old timer total of 90 years with minimum of 40 years old. (Minimum or 3 entries a day or a total of 9 contestants for entire rodeo, any less, added money will go down to $300 in rough stock events) All Around Prizes – Awarded by Western Heritage Event Center Point System Stock Contractor: W/A Rodeo Company Stock Charge $20 Entry Fees: $100 SW/TD/BKW; TR $100/man; BRL $85; BR/BB/SB/RBR $75: Scrambled Egg TR $120 team; Jr. Barrels $30 Contestants may enter twice. Team ropers may enter 3 times.

Rough stock may walk up 1 hr prior to draw. SW and BKW may walk up 2 hrs. prior to draw of first performance. All walk up entries have a $25 late fee. Entries: Monday, June 30, 2014; TE: 505-864-9426; RS: 505-864-9427; TR: 505-864-7200 6-10 p.m. Local entries – June 27, 2014 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. 970-759-8424 NMRA and co- sanctioning associations that guarantee entry fees may fax/email entries. Information on the NMRA website: nmrodeo.org Call Backs: Tuesday, July 1, 2014; 6-9 p.m. 505-864-9426 Or check website for day sheets: www.nmrodeo.org Turnouts: 505-864-9426 no later than 3 hrs before perf. O’Donnell, Texas July 10, 11, 12, 2014 TCRA with NMRA co-sanction Performance Time: 8PM Sanctioned: TCRA/UPRA/NMRA See TCRA or NMRA website for more info. Collegiate Peaks Stampede Rodeo Buena Vista, CO CPRA/WRA/NMRA Performance Dates: July 12 at 6:00 p.m. July 13 at 1:00 p.m. See CPRA or NMRA website for more info. Scurry County Rodeo Snyder, TX July 17, 18, 19, 2014 TCRA with NMRA co-sanction Performance Time: 8:00 p.m. Sanctioned: TCRA / UPRA / CPRA /NMRA See TCRA or NMRA website for more info. Montrose County Fair & Rodeo July 18 & 19 Montrose, CO CPRA/WRA/NMRA See CPRA or NMRA website for more info.

Westcliffe Stampede July 19 & 20 Westcliffe, CO CPRA/WRA/NMRA; See CPRA or NMRA website for more info. San Miguel Basin CPRA Rodeo July 25 & 26 Norwood, CO CPRA/WRA/NMRA; See CPRA or NMRA website for more info. Seminole, Texas July 25-26, 2014 Performance Time: 8:00 pm TCRA with NMRA/UPRA; See TCRA or NMRA website for more info Plains, Texas July 31, August 1 & 2, 2014 Added Money: $5,500 Performance Time: 8:00 p.m. Sanctioned: TCRA / NMRA; See TCRA or NMRA website for more info Lamesa, Texas July 31, August 1-2, 2013 Sanctioned: TCRA/ UPRA/ NMRA; See TCRA or NMRA website for more info Post, Texas August 7, 8, 9, 2014 Added Money: $8,500 Sanctioned: TCRA / UPRA / CPRA / NMRA; See TCRA or NMRA website for more info Chama Days Rodeo Chama, NM August 9-10, 2014 NMRA with PAFRA others pending Perfs: Sat. Aug. 9 at 1:00 p.m.; Sun. Aug. 10 at 1:00 p.m. Slack: Sun. August 10 at 8:00 a.m. Added: $400 BB/SB/BR/TD/SW/BKWY/BRLS/TR Plus buckles More information coming… see NMRA website for most updated information.

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GRAND CANYON PRO RODEO ASSOCIATION 2014 GCPRA Board of Directors President: Paul Carmen calfropr91@msn.com Vice President: Clay Parsons Judging Coordinator: Randy Ternan Bareback: Adam Tanner

(602) 980-0766

(520) 444-7650 (602) 460-2669 (520) 686-7644

Saddle Bronc: Nate Seidel Bull Riding: Chris Murrin Calf Roping: Joe Moody Inc. Calf Roping: Arnold Burruel Team Roping: Nate Singletary

(520) 260-1633 (520) 495-8044 (520) 431-1335 (520) 631-2121

Inc. Team Roping: Rob Deeran Steer Wrestling: Tim Robertson Barrel Racing: Staci Kelly Breakaway: Kayse Winkle

(520) 390-9068 (480) 268-1078 (520) 591-0037 (480) 302-0588

(623) 640-6833

W/A Rodeo Company • Slash M Rodeo Company • T5 - Manuel Murrietta • V Heart Rodeo Company – Cody Resor

GCPRA Approved Stock Contractors:

Please be sure to check out our website at www.GCPRA.net for the latest updates and rodeo information GCPRA: P.O. Box 50476, Parks, AZ 86018 • State Secretary Shelly Howell - (623) 249-9506

GCPRA CES Phone Numbers: Rough Stock & Timed Events: (623) 455-8339 Team Roping: (623) 455-8385 • Turnouts: (623) 455-8339 THE GCPRA HAS A NEW WEBSITE - GCPRA.NET

2014 GCPRA Upcoming Events June 27 & 28, 2014 (Co-Sanction Rodeo) NMRA RODEO Showdown N Old Abiquiu Abiquiu, NM June 28 & 29, 2014 (Co-Sanction Rodeo) NMRA RODEO Rodeo De Taos Taos, NM July 4 & 5, 2014 (Lead Sanction Rodeo) Deuces Wild Rodeo Show Low, AZ July 24-27, 2014 (Lead Sanction Rodeo) Durango Fiesta Days Rodeo Enter Twice Rodeo - TR Format Remains the Same Durango, CO Aug. 30, 31 & Sept. 1, 2014 (Lead Sanction Rodeo) 99th Annual Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo Enter Twice Rodeo - TR Format Remains the Same Sonoita, AZ —NEW RODEO— September 5 & 6, 2014 (Lead Sanction Rodeo) Banning Stagecoach Days Banning, CA September 12, 13 & 14, 2014 (Lead Sanction Rodeo) Navajo County Fair & Rodeo Holbrook, AZ TR Will Be On Friday, Sept. 12 September 20, 2014 (Lead Sanction Rodeo) Greenlee County Rodeo Duncan, AZ October 4 & 5, 2014 (Lead Sanction Rodeo) Rex Allen Days Rodeo Willcox, AZ October 11 & 12, 2014 (Lead Sanction Rodeo) Benson Butterfield Rodeo Benson, AZ October 17, 18 & 19, 2014

(Lead Sanction Rodeo) Freedom Stampede Days Tucson Rodeo Grounds Tucson, AZ November 21, 22 & 23, 2014 GCPRA Finals Rodeo Avi Resort & Casino Mojave Crossing Equestrian Events Center & Arena Ft. Mohave, AZ CHECK OUT THE GCPRA FACEBOOK PAGE Keep Checking www.gcpra.net for More Upcoming Rodeos!

2014 GCPRA Rodeo Info Schedule Central Entry System Rough Stock and Timed Events (623) 455-8339 Team Roping and Buddies Entries (623) 455-8385 Barrel Racers and Buddies (623) 486-2832 Turnouts (623) 455-8339 Entries are taken through central entry on the monday prior to the rodeo. Some rodeos have special entry days and dates. Please refer to the schedule for more information. Entry Change For 2014 Season - All events will enter from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. on entry nights. GCPRA will be accepting USTRC and WSTR cards for the 2014 season, using the elite rule in the #12 Inc. team roping. You must have a current card at time of rodeo and show it to the rodeo secretary or you will rope as an open team. June 27 & 28, 2014 (Co-Sanction Rodeo) Showdown N Old Abiquiu NMRA RODEO Abiquiu, NM Perfs: Fri. June 27 at 8:00 p.m.; Sat. June 28 at 7:30 p.m. Slack: Sat. June 28 at 9:00 a.m. Added: $500 per event/buckles in the 8 standard events Stock Contractor: 6X6 Rodeo Company Stock Charge $20 Entry Fees: $100 SW/TD/BKW; TR $100/man; BRL $85 BR/BB/SB/RBR $75 Rough Stock may enter twice and walk up 1 hr prior to draw SW and BKW may walk up 2 hrs prior to draw of first performance All walk up entries have a $25 late fee Entries: Monday, June 23, 2014; TE: (505) 864-9426 RS: (505) 864-9427; TR: (505) 864-7200 6-10 p.m. NMRA and co-sanctioning associations that guarantee entry

fees may fax/email entries. Information on the NMRA website: nmrodeo.org. Call Backs: Tuesday, June 24, 2014; 6-9 p.m. (505) 864-9426 or check website for day sheets: www.nmrodeo.org Turnouts: (505) 864-9426 no later than 3 hrs before perf June 28 & 29, 2014 (Co-Sanction Rodeo) Rodeo De Taos NMRA RODEO Taos, NM Perfs: Sat. June 28 at 2:00 p.m.; Sun. June 29 at 2:00 p.m. Slack: Sun. June 29 at 8:00 a.m. Added: $500 BB/SB/RBR/BR; $300 TD/SW/BKWY/BRLS/TR Stock Contractor: Nunn’s Frontier Rodeo Company Stock Charge $15 Entry Fees: $100 SW/TD/BKW; TR $100/man; BRL $80 BR/BB/SB/RBR $75 Rough Stock may enter twice and walk up 1 hr prior to draw. SW and BKW may walk up 2 hours prior to draw of first performance. All walk up entries have a $25 late fee Entries: Monday, June 23, 2014; TE: (505) 864-9426 RS: (505) 864-9427; TR: (505) 864-7200 6-10 p.m. NMRA and co-sanctioning associations that guarantee entry fees may fax/email entries. Information on the NMRA website: nmrodeo.org Call Backs: Tuesday, June 24, 2014; 6-9 p.m. (505) 864-9426 or check website for day sheets: www.nmrodeo.org Turnouts: (505) 864-9426 no later than 3 hrs before perf July 4 & 5, 2014 (GCPRA Lead Sanction Rodeo) Show Low Deuces Wild Rodeo White Mountain Vacation Village Arena Show Low, AZ Stock Contractor: Slash M Rodeo Co. Perf: Friday July 4th at 7:00 p.m. Slack: Barrel Slack - Friday July 4th after performance All Other Events Slack - Saturday July 5th 8:00 a.m. Added: $500 BB,SB,BR,TD,SW; $300 BKWY,BRLS; $600 OTR; $400 ITR; $200 ITD,IBRLS Entries: June 30, 2014 All events enter between 6-10 p.m.; Rough Stock & Timed Events (623) 455-8339; Barrel Racers & Buddies (623) 486-2832; Team Roping & Buddies (623) 455-8385 Entry Fees: BR/$90; BRLS/$70; TR/$80 per man; All other events $80. Inc. Team Ropers - You must have a 2014 USTRC or WSTR card at this rodeo to be eligible for the Inc Team Roping. Entry Fees are CASH ONLY! Local Entries: June 23, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at (928) 369-8600. 50 mile radius of Show Low for local entries. All GCPRA members must enter through the GCPRA Central Entry System. Address: 1401 S. White Mountain Rd, Show Low, AZ 85901


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The All Indian Rodeo Cowboys Association, Inc. • P.O. Box 723, St. Michaels, Arizona 86511 Phone: 928/797-0251 • Website: www.aircarodeo.com

ALL INDIAN RODEO COWBOY ASSOCIATION OFFICERS AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers

President Harrison Charley harrisoncharley@ymail.com Vice President Casey Begay begay_casey@hotmail.com Public Relations Officer Beverly J. Coho beverlyjcoho@citilink.net Administrative Secretary Lenita Lee Lenitalee@ganado.k12.az.us

AIRCA 2014 Rodeo Schedule June 13-14, 2014 32nd Keith J. Boyd Memorial Rodeo, AI Host TBA June 14, 2014 AIRCA Timers’ Rodeo, AI Host (Tentative) Ganado, AZ June 19-21, 2014 66th Gallup Lions Club Rodeo, AI Invited Church Rock, NM June 22, 2014 11th Eagle Ridge Rodeo, AI Host; Cornfields, AZ June 28-29, 2014 Rodeo de Taos, NMRA Host, AI Invited Taos, NM July 4, 2014 Black Mesa Rodeo, AI Invited, Chinle, AZ July 6, 2014 Red Ryder Round-Up Rodeo, AI Invited Pagosa Springs, CO July 12, 2014 26th Eastern Navajo Fair Rodeo, AI Host Crownpoint, NM July 18-19, 2014 55th Little Beaver Rodeo, AI Host Dulce, NM August 2, 2014 Cuba Rodeo, AI Host Cuba, NM

Board of Directors

Bareback Riding Saddle Bronc Riding Bull Riding Flavian Tabaha Lowery Johnson

Steer Wrestling Tie Down Roping Team Roping (#10) Team Roping (Open) Ben Bates Dion Mitchell

August 10, 2014 Pavinyawma Stampede Rodeo, AI Host Kykotsmovi, AZ August 10, 2014 Chama Rodeo, NMRA Host, AI Invited Chama, NM August 16-17, 2014 Upper Fruitland Rodeo, AI Host Upper Fruitland, NM August 23-24, 2014 AIRCA Finals Rodeo, AI Host TBA October 8-12, 2014 IINFR FINALS San Carlos, AZ

RESULTS Rodeo de Indios Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Posse Arena Albuquerque, NM April 26-27, 2014 Co-Santioned by CNRA, NMRA, TRIPLE B, WMACA All Around Saddle – Chase Masingale - Tie Down $537 / Team Roping $401 = $938 Bull Riding 1/2. Elijah Hutchings, Frosty, 79, $557 1/2. Tustin Daye, Route 12, 79, $557 3 GM ($193 each 2 Qualified Rides) - $387 Sr. Breakaway Roping 1. Tyrone Alcott, 4.1, $286

Ladies’ Breakaway Roping Ladies Barrel Racing Eugenia Charley Senior Breakaway Roping Junior Barrel Racing Junior Bull Riding Beverly J. Coho Harry Tso Rodger Dahozy

Central Entry Secretary Benjenita K. Bates 505/733-2020 bk_bates@yahoo.com Timers Coordinator Irene Jumbo Judges Coordinator Bill Johnson Queen/Membership Coordinator Ruthie Nez

Staff

AIRCA Information and membership form can be found at www.aircarodeo.com 2. Herb Jones, 4.5, $171 3. Walt Jones, 4.7, $114 Steer Wrestling 1. Lyle Charley, 7.7, $537 2. Willis Begay III, 9.6, $322 3. Michael Troy Murphy, 14.8, $215 Open Team Roping 1. Kyle Roberts / Eddy Neito, 4.1, $1,203 2. Kyle Roberts / James Gililland, 4.3, $1,002 3. Chase Masingale / JoDan Maribal, 4.4, $802 4. Lee Keeny / Russel Sullivan 4.8, $601 5. Bill Dahozy / Scooter Garcia, 5.0, $401 Bareback 1. Tyrick Wilson, Strictly Business, 62, $351 #12 Team Roping 1. Kyle Roberts / Andreas Sanchez, 5.9, $310 Saddle Bronc 1. Calvin Curley, Crow Rock, 68, $408 2. Kreighton Curley, Prince, 59, $245 GM ($51 each 2 Qualified Rides) - $102 #10 Team Roping 1. Randy Mike / Nyles Mike, 6.0, $1,613 2. Warren Thomas / Tyson Charley, 6.3, $1,335 3. Orin Tracy / Tommy Jackson Jr., 6.5, $1,057 4. Tyler Begay / Alonzo Begay, 6.6, $778 5. Alfredo Stevenson / Tyson Charley, 8.8, $500 6. Judd Young / Shawndell Kinlicheeney, 9.9, $278

Jr. Bull Riding 1. Ramon Curley, Alahama Slam, 74, $246 2. Bo Baldwin, Regulator, 72, $184 3. Tristin Cody, Bad Boy, 67, $123 GM ($15 each 3 Qualified Rides) - $46 Tie Down Roping 1. Chase Masingale, 17.5, $537 2. JoDan Maribal, 17.8, $322 3. Roderick Tso, 22.3, $215 Ladies Barrel Racing 1. Kelly Wade, 17.42, $554 2. Davree Daly, 17.48, $415 3. Rhonda Padilla, 17.80, $277 4. Shayann Garcia, 18.30, $138 Ladies Breakaway Roping 1. Jessie Springer, 2.9, $512 2. Serphina Manygoats, 4.9, $384 3. Taniah Nez, 5.6, $256 4. Lavina Willie, 6.7, $128 Jr. Barrel Racing 1. Sharya Edgewater, 18.16, $286 2. Quincy Sullivan, 18.22, $171 3. Cheyenne Poyer, 18.56, $114

Total Payout: $19,174.00 Stock Contractor: Rough Stock: VbarS Rodeo, Rabbit Brush, NM; Timed Event Cattle: Badonie/Willeto, Tohatchi, NM; Jr. Bulls: Jacob Todacheeny, Bread Springs, NM; Rodeo Judges: L.J. Braught and Hank Begay Rodeo Timers: Irene Jumbo and Lori Shepard. Rodeo Announcer: Kyle Tom, Iyanbito, NM Rodeo Secretary, BK Bates 04/27/14


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New Contact:

Bosque Farms Jr. Rodeo

Jim Bruin 505/450-5099

Thanks to Our 2013 BFJR Sponsors • Cow House Auction • John English • Farm Credit of New Mexico • Grant Irwin • Lazy R Leather, Randen Henry • Maynard Buckles PHOTOS COURTESY OF POUNDING HOOVES PHOTOGRAPHY

• 3B Builders • Burritos Alinstante • Chical’s Haystack • Chuckwagon Cowbelles • Cohorn Construction • Collom Bucking Bulls

• Old Mill Farm & Ranch Supply • Jim Ratliff • T & T Trailer Sales • Village of Bosque Farms, Emergency Medical Service • Village Veterinary Hospital, Dr. McCallister


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For more information or to pre-enter please call Cody or Melissa McDaugale at 505/287-2662 or 505/290-7390

Please Find Additional Information at www.cibolacountygymkhanarodeo.com Ashlynn Sauceda . . . . . .13.5 Jacob Masterson . . . . . . . . .5 7-9 Girls Quincy Sullivan . . . . . . .170 Jenesis Trujeque . . . . . . .119 Jones Anela, Abby . . . . . .55 Shuancey Cordova . . . . . .48 Bailey Clifton . . . . . . . . . .34 Daylyn Westcott . . . . . . . .30 Tia Gonzales . . . . . . . . . . .29 Shaylee Cordova . . . . . . . .25 Alejandra Rodriguez . . . . .24 Lariat Nahkai . . . . . . . . . .19 Hailey Long . . . . . . . . . . .13 Sydney Cattaneo . . . . . . . .3 Madalynn Orozco . . . . . . . .2

6-Under Kayden Stevenson . . . .183.5 Dax Sullivan . . . . . . . .177.5 Wacey Trujillo . . . . . . . . .167 Jaycee Clifton . . . . . . .107.5 Taylor-Rae Tsosie . . . . . . .99 Frances Lee . . . . . . . . . . .22

7-9 Boys Cooper Wood . . . . . . . . .114 Wyatt Earle . . . . . . . . . .102 Dallas Robinson . . . . . . . .81 Brayden Westcott . . . . . . .78 Faron Candelaria, Jr. . . . . .57 Caleb McDaugale . . . . . . .45 Ethan Yazzie . . . . . . . . . . .40 Cody Detweiler . . . . . . . .28 Chris Lange . . . . . . . . . . .20 10-13 Boys and Girls Combined Krysta Barajas . . . . . . . .144

Gabriella Pargas . . . . . . .138 Shayanne Robinson . . . .110 Katelyn Detweiler . . . . . .108 Quinten Wood . . . . . . . . .89 Jina Cattaneo . . . . . . . . . .80 Tiandra Stevenson . . . . . .73 Cheyanne McFarland . . . .52 Clancey Polich . . . . . . . . .47 Hanna Toledo . . . . . . . . . .38 Hayley McNiel . . . . . . . . . .30 Payton McNiel . . . . . . . . .18 14-18 Girls Bianca Sauceda . . . . . . .165 Dominique Pargas . . . . .119 Jamie Morales . . . . . . . . .97 Shelby Lynn Begay . . . . . .82 Chali Simpson . . . . . . . . .56 Emme Cameron . . . . . . . .54 Cheyenne Duboise . . . . . .37 Abbie Shofner . . . . . . . . . .24 Kasey Eaves . . . . . . . . . . .22 Bethanie Shofner . . . . . . .20 14-18 Boys Avery Jodie . . . . . . . . . .148 Brent Jodie . . . . . . . . . .133 Kyle Hickman . . . . . . . . . .98 Wade Begay . . . . . . . . . .74 Tyler Jiron . . . . . . . . . . . .61 Miguel Martinez . . . . . . . .26

A Big Thanks to Diamond G

PHOTOS COURTESY OF DONDA CORDOVA/DC PHOTOS

Standings as of April 20, 2014 Leadline Madilyn Baca Kaylen Gordo Essynce Houston Melody McDaugale Valentina Moalemi Madison Paisley Emily Ramirez Savanna Robinson Teagan Trujillo Baylee-Ryleigh Tsosie Levi Allen Reagan Baldwin Brent Becenti, Jr. Collin Begay John Cattaneo Daylan Charley Wyatt Hathorn Floyd Lee Harry Lee Jeremy Trujeque Ender Wiget Aryc Zepeda Keanu Zepeda


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San Juan County Jr/Sr Rodeo Association McGee Park â&#x20AC;˘ Farmington, New Mexico

CALL FOR INFORMATION Stalls and RV Hookups Available

Age groups (Boys & Girls) 6 & Under 7-9 10-13 14-18

For entry forms please visit our website: www.sanjuancountyrodeo.com E-mail: SJCJSRA@gmail.com Entries must be postmarked 10 days prior to rodeo or a late fee of $25 will be accessed

San Juan County Jr/Sr Rodeo Association sponsors Hurricane Well Service Four Corners High School Rodeo L & W Drilling MMT, Inc. Hopperwest Barnes Family LeFebre Family Cowhouse Packrats Antiques & other fun stuff AJ Services Pioche Family Hamilton Family Ace Farm & Ranch Allied Oilfield

Saddle Saddle Saddle 1/2 Saddle 1/2 Saddle Buckle Buckle Buckle Buckle Buckle Buckle Buckle Back Numbers Back Numbers

For info: Daniel WooD 505.486.5379 Entries: 505.330.6151

IFA Big R Juice or Milk Frame Family Tres Rios Silver East Main Trade Gontana Construction LLC Prime Source Mortgage Dr. Staci Noyes Red Bluff Trailer Park Vaughn Auction Rafter 5 Stock Maynard Buckles


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PAGOSA NIGHT RODEOS

Western Heritage Arena • Pagosa Springs, Colorado June 5, 12 & 26, 2014 • July 10, 17 & 24, 2014 7 p.m. At Gate: Adults $12, Kids $5 • In Advance: Adults $10, Kids $4 EVENTS Open Bull Riding $75 Novice Bull Riding Jr. Bull Riding (16 & under) $50 Chute Dogging Open Barrels $40 Team Roping Mutton Bustin’ $15 Calf Riding (10 & under) BY-P/U W/CNGS Steer RidingBUILT$40 Jr.DPBarrels (16 & under)

$65 $35 $40/Team $30 $30CRX’D

Proudly Presents

Call the Bucking H Rodeo for more information 505.860.7191 or 505.486.2137

2014 Eddy County Fair

Smokin’ Hot Bull Riding $6,000 y ded Mone

Ad OPEN TO THE WORLD

Artesia Horse Council Arena Artesia, New Mexico Friday, July 25 & Saturday, July 26, 2014 7:30 p.m. Both Nights $2,500 Added Each Night plus $1,000 Bonus Will Go To High Point Individual Entered Both Nights!

Limited to 30 Bull Riders

8 Back to Short Round Each Night Can Enter One Or Both Nights Entry fee $100 Each Night • 100% Payback

Books open July 11 through July 22. We accept MasterCard/Visa debit or credit. No walk up entries. Entry phone 575.703.5455 - if no answer leave a message. No calls after 9 p.m. paid for in part by Artesia Lodgers Tax


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Donnie Harper Training Stables, Crossroads Ranch and Rodeo Company and New Mexico Bible Camp present the

2014 New Mexico Youth Rough Stock and Timed Events Championships

June 13 - 14, 2014 • 6:00 p.m. • Bosque Farms, NM OPEN TO ALL 19 AND UNDER FROM ANYWHERE MUST BE 19 OR UNDER AS OF JANUARY 1, 2014

Admission Adults $10 12 yrs. & under $5

Discount priced advance tickets on sale at Old Mill Western Store in Belen, NM beginning May 21, 2014 Everyone pays at the gate contestants admission will be refunded when they report to the rodeo secretary

Contestants can enter each performance

Events

Bareback Riding Saddle Bronc Riding Bull Riding Calf Roping Girls Breakaway Barrel Racing Team Roping Steer Riding Mutton Busting

Added Money

$1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 open to boys & girls TBD age 13 & under TBD 60 lbs. & under

Entry fees: $85 per event + $10 per contestant secretary fee. Steer Riding entry fee $55 ($200 Added Money). Mutton Busting entry fee $30. Stock charge is $25 (included in entry fees) All Around - Boys must work a timed event and a rough stock event to qualify for the All Around. Entry Information - Secretary Donna Mitchell mobile: 505.410.2360 • Fax: 505.286.7819 email: T_bear@q.com crossroadsrodeocompany@yahoo.com

ALL ADDED MONEY IS GUARANTEED A CUT ABOVE BUCKLES AWARDED IN ALL EVENTS TO ALL EVENT CHAMPIONS All college rodeo programs will be given weekend passes for their coaches or scouts who wish to attend please request passes in advance.

$50 payment due by June 3, 2014 to guarantee entry. Balance due 2 hours before performance CASH ONLY - CASH PAYOFF All contestants are required to send in signed entry form and release. Entries are limited - Please enter early Late entries will be taken only if event is not full! No alcohol or drugs allowed on rodeo grounds immediate disqualification possible.

Bosque Farms Rodeo Association will charge overnight fees - check our website for details.

Cowboy Church daily and Cowboy Revival. Everyone Welcome! We are going to have a great time!

We expect a big turnout for this event. We may have to limit entries or have slack or add a performance. We will add additional events when those events have sponsors. Sponsorship opportunities available for your business or group. Please contact us ASAP so we can include you. Livestock and crew provided by Crossroads Ranch and Rodeo Company

email: crossroadsranchandrodeo@yahoo.com website: www.crossroadsranchandrodeocompany.com or call Mark at 970.739.3851

We thank our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ for allowin g us to work in a sport we love. Psalms 3 - 3.


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Crossroads Ranch and Rodeo Company in partnership with New Mexico Rodeo School and Bible Camp invite you to the 2nd Annual

June 20, 21 and 22, 2014 Bosque Farms, NM at the Bosque Farms Rodeo Arena We have been so blessed to have students go on to be champions at every level of our sport, from the PBR, All Indian, High School, etc. and more important, champions in life! See you there! Events: Bareback Riding • Saddle Bronc Riding • Bull Riding • Jr. Bull Riding (14-9 yrs) Steer Riding (13-9 yrs) • Calf Riding (9 yrs) • Barrel Racing • Pole Bending • Goat Tying Breakaway & Tie Down Roping • Team Roping • Horsemanship Tuition: $100 per event if paid by June 6, 2014, $125 after Additional events are $50 per event if paid by June 6, $75 after

Ages 9 to 19 years old. For more information or to register for the school: Rick or Paula Eubank 505.440.0379 (mobile - call or text) Make checks payable to Paula Eubank - 1053 Lucinda - Los Lunas, NM 87031 Email: nmrodeocamp@yahoo.com • Like us on Facebook at New Mexico Rodeo School and Bible Camp

Meals and sleeping quarters (tents) provided. Please bring your bible, sleeping bag and pillow. Also, please bring your horse and tack for timed events. We can furnish rodeo equipment if you don’t have equipment. We will have stock suited for all experience levels. Instructors are chosen for their teaching abilities as well as their character. There are no other clinics or schools in the Southwest US that have the proven history of quality and success for over BUILT BY-PU VSAJesus Christ for allowing us to doCRX’D 40 years. We give the Glory and thanks to our Lord andW/CH Savior what we love. Satisfaction - We Guarantee It Crossroads Rodeo Company is now bidding Rodeos and Events for 2014 and 2015. (We look forward to speaking with you). Mark 970.739-3851. Email: crossroadsranchandrodeo@yahoo.com. Website: www.crossroadsranchandrodeocompany.com

GATES OPEN AT 5 PM FOR SHOPPING AND DINING GRAND ENTRY AT 7 PM

JUNE 18-21, 2014 505.988.1234

FOR TICKETS WWW.RODEODESANTAFE.COM

SPONSORS Admiral Beverage Albertsons Big Joe True Value Hardware Boot Barn Borrego Construction Buffalo Thunder Cameron Veterinary Clinic Cassidy’s Landscaping Century Bank CenturyLink Chaparral Materials Christus St. Vincent City of Santa Fe

Clint Mortenson Silver & Saddles Coca-Cola Custom Craft Diamond Vogel Paints Discount Tire FCP Barns The Feed Bin/Ranchway Feeds First National Bank of Santa Fe GL Runer Electric Graphic Sky Printing Hyatt Place Joe’s Diner Justin Boots

Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe Krebs Santa Brakes & Auto Lithia of Santa Fe Los Alamos Medical Center Los Alamos National Bank Maloy Mobile Storage Mr. John N. & Marilyn P. McConnell McDonald’s New Mexico Gas Co. NM Sport Fitness & Physical Therapy O’Farrell Hat Company Pendleton Whisky PNM

ProBuild Pueblo Bonito Bed & Breakfast Inn San Marcos Feed Santa Fe Community College Santa Fe County Cowboy Church Santa Fe Sage Inn State Farm/Melissa Pessara Super 8 Tractor Supply Company Wilson Transfer & Storage Wrangler


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JUNE 28 & 29, 2014 • TAOS RODEO GROUNDS NMRA SANCTIONED•NEW MEXICO RODEO ASSOCIATION Slack June 29 8:00 a.m. (Sunday) Stock Contractor

•ADMISSION•

Nunn’s Frontier Rodeo

6 years & under – FREE 7 to 12 years – $5 • 13 years & older – $10

•PARADE• Saturday, June 28 10:00 a.m.

DANCE•Saturday Night •PERFORMANCES• •KID’S EVENTS• Start 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Performance Time: 2:00 p.m. Daily Slack: Sunday, 8:00 a.m. NMRA Central Entry: June 23, 2014 • 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Rough Stock • 505/864-9427 Timed Events • 505/864-9426 or 505/864-9427 (after 7:00 p.m.) Team Roping • 505/864-7200 Local Entries: June 23, 2014 • 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 575/751-6769 EVENT

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Bareback Bull Riding Steer Wrestling Team Roping w/#12 Incentive

$75 $75 $100 $200/TM

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$500 $500 $300 $300

If not finished, events will start again at 4:30 p.m.

Goat Tying Grease Pig Race Boot Scramble Calf Ribbon Race Kid’s Events will run before and after, not during main performances.

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Saddle Bronc Calf Roping Breakaway Barrel Racing Ranch Bronc Riding

$75 $100 $100 $80 $75

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June 27-28, 2014 Rio Arriba County Fairgrounds, Abiquiu, NM NMRA 2013 Largest Rodeo Award Winner

— In Memory  Carl Bradley —

Performances

Friday, June 27, 2014 - 8:00 p.m. Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 7:30 p.m.

Slack

Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 9:00 a.m.

NMRA Sanctioned Rodeo Event Team Roping Tie Down Roping Steer Wrestling Breakaway Roping Barrel Racing Bareback Riding Saddle Bronc Riding Ranch Bronc Riding

Fee $100 $100 $100 $100 $85 $75 $75 $75

Added 500+Buckles $500+Buckle $500+Buckle $500+Buckle $500+Buckle $500+Buckle $500+Buckle $500

(Ranch Bronc Added Money depending on number of entries)

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Entries: Monday, June 23, 2014 6-10 p.m. TE: 505/864-9426 RS: 505/864-9427 TR: 505/864-7200 Stock Contractor: 6X6 Rodeo Co. Rough Stock may enter twice and walk up 1 hour prior to draw. SW and BKW may walk up 2 hrs. prior to draw of first performance.

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Event Bull Riding - $1,000 Added Money Saddle Bronc - $500 Added Money Calf Roping - $500 Added Money Barrel Racing - $500 Added Money Team Roping - $1,000 Added Money Ranch Bronc Ride - $1,000 Added Money

Entry Fees $100 $100 $60 $60 $150 $100

Enter June 17-July 4 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. by calling 575/447-2194

On site entries July 3 and morning of July 4. Entry fees must be paid by 9:00 a.m. July 4, 2013.

Other Events: Wild Horse Race, Wild Cow Milking, Mixed Ribbon Roping, Cow Pony Race, Junior Barrel Race (5 to 10 years old), Pole Bending (11 to 14 years old), Mutton Busting Floyd Moiser Belt Buckle to Each Winner For info and entries: Lee Bass 575.447.2194

6X6 Rodeo-Carl Bradley, Stock Contractor

$10.00 fee for late entries • All Contestants Pay Admission. I Maverick Club is Rough StockCRX’D The Rider Friendly. www.cimarronmavericks.org

Cimarron Maverick Rodeo Dance July 3, 8-12:00 p.m. Rod Taylor and the Rifters • Maverick Rodeo Grounds


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July 4th and 6th - Wild horse race $600 Added Money Each Day

Timed events - Daily walk-up entries 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. each day at the Mescalero Apache Tribal Building

Rodeo 1:30 Daily Parade • July 5, 10:00 a.m. Daily Meals Mescalero, New Mexico

Rough Stock - Daily walk-up entries 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. each day at the Mescalero Apache Tribal Building

Mark Swingler Clown Act Announcer

J.W. Kinder Stock Contractor

$300 Added Money Each Day in Timed Events and Rough Stock Events $600 Added Money Each Day in Team Roping

Slack: Thursday, Friday and Saturday after performance and Sunday before performance.

Casper Baca For more info Call Cloyce Salazar 575/464-9878

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Friday, July 4, 10 a.m. “Proud To Be An American” Eagar to Springerville (Sign up at the Chamber of Commerce office, 418 E. Main, Springerville.)

FEES $75 $75 $75 $75 $75 $75

EVENTS Bareback Saddle Bronc Bull Riding Barrel Racing Breakaway Steer Wrestling

RODEO TICKETS

General Admission $10 Children 5 to 12 – $5 5 & under – Free

ADDED $ $700 $700 $700 $500 $500 $500

Open Calf Roping with #3 Incentive Total added $500 Open Team Roping with #12 Incentive Total added $500 2 ENTRIES ONLY Open fees $75/person EITHER/OR Incentive fees $75/person All Incentive ropers must show cards for payoff. If you do not have a USTRC or USCR card you will be considered “open.” TEAM ROPING 2 ENTRIES ONLY - EITHER/OR

Yellowhair Buckles awarded in each event and All-Around

Wild Horse Race: $30/man Limit 6 teams • Buckles Call in to Bonnie White June 23, 6-10 p.m. 1st come, 1st served Special Events: No Buckles $30 Pony Express $30 Pick-up Race (horse or mule)

DANCES

Friday and Saturday nights beginning at 9 p.m. at the Rodeo Grounds Admission $5 BAND Crossfire

All entries must be called into Bonnie White at 480/988-2926.

• Office open Monday, June 23, 6-10 p.m. for Rough Stock, Barrels, Breakaway and Wild Horse Race. • Office open Tuesday, June 24, 6-10 p.m. for Team Roping, Calf Roping and Steer Wrestling. • Other special events sign-up at Rodeo Grounds before the rodeo. SLACK: Firday, July 4 at 8:00 a.m. SHARP! and after performance if necessary.

Please, CASH ONLY!

Raffle Drawing 1ST PRIZE

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$500 Custom Saddle Blanket Quarter Circle C 3RD PRIZE

$250 Gift Certificate from Cowboy Up Hay & Ranch Supply 4TH PRIZE

Pair of Boots (up to $200) from Allred’s Western & Casual Wear

Ground Rules: All contestants wear long sleeve shirts, cowboy hat and boots. No caps! This includes Special Events. Ride in the Grand Entry. All livestock will be drawn one hour before rodeo. Team roping cattle chute run. Contestant (w/ID) and 1 companion enter rodeo grounds free. Please be paid. Arena sponsored by Budweiser Covered Bleachers Stock Contractor: McDaniels/M Rodeo Company, Inc. Information: 928/551-0852 ask for Brock 928/333-2388 Ask for Dave

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Walk-Up & Late Entries accepted based on stock availablility. Mike 970.759.8424

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W/A Rodeo’s Buster Webb

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Bareback $75 $600 Saddle Bronc $75 $600 Ranch Bronc Riding $75 $600 Bull Riding $75 $600 Calf Roping $100 $500 Dogging $100 $500 Open Team Roping $200 $250 #12 Incentive TR, no caps $200 $250 Scrambled Egg TR - (X2) $120 $250 TRIAD #10 - capped at #5: one female or boy under 14, or old timer total of 90 years with a minimum of 40 years old Ladies Breakaway $100 $500 Barrel Racing $80 $500 Junior Barrels (14 & under) $30 $300 All-Around awarded by Western Heritage Event Center Point System $600 Added is with at least 3 entries per day or 9 entries total; Otherwise $300

PERFORMANCE TIMES: Friday, July 4, 2:00 p.m. Slack: Saturday, July 5, 9:30 a.m. Saturday, July 5, 7:00 p.m. Sunday, July 6, 2:00 p.m.

NMRA Central Entry: Monday, June 30, 6 - 10 p.m. Rough Stock 505/864-9427 Timed Events 505/864-9426 Team Roping 505/864-7200

Local Entries: 970.759.8424

BUILT BY CR VSA

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Friday, June 27 - 8 a.m. - Noon

All-Around Cowboy Pistols donated by Pagosa Land Company • All-Around Cowgirl Pistol donated by The Pagosa Springs SUN

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BUCKING H RODEO

Visit our website for more information

www.smokeybearstampede.com

Bucking H Rodeo Company July 3-6, 2014 • 7 p.m.

Ranch Broncs (limit 10) $80 Bull Riding (limit 20) $80 Saddle Broncs (limit 10) $80 Calf Roping $80 Ladies Breakaway $80 Barrel Racing $80 Team Roping $160/team Ranch Broncs, Bull Riding and Saddle Bronc – Guaranteed 1st place $500 Each Day

H ENTER EACH DAY 4-6 p.m. Lincoln County Fairgrounds H Rough stock contestants may enter self and one other H Timed Events – 10 contestants to go in rodeo, the rest in slack H Team ropers – Last to enter are first 10 to go in performance H $5 office charge H $2 Electric Eye charge H Stock charge in fee H NO CHECKS! CASH ONLY!H H For information call 505/486-2137 Rodeo Secretary Bethany Ray 505/860-7191

Wear Pink for Cowboys for Cancer Research July 5

Calf Scramble & Mutton Bustin’ at every performance Fireworks During The July 4 Performance weather conditions permitting

Kids Rough Stock July 3 • 2:00 p.m. Mutton Bustin', Steer Riding For entries call Kyle Traylor 575/420-2995

BBQ Cook Off July 4 For info call Renee Muntes 575/653-4125

Ranch Rodeos July 4 & 5 • 12:30 p.m. • $400/team Wild Cow Milking, Team Branding, Team Tying, Trailer Loading and Stray Gathering

Ranch Bronc Riding $100/team • $200 ADDED For entries call Billy Bob Shafer 575/849-1418 or Scott Daniel 575/354-5022

Youth Ranch Rodeo (Drawpot) July 6 • 1 p.m. $25/person • Boys & Girls 9-18 Team Penning, Team Branding, Team Doctoring, Horse Unsaddling, Trailer Loading, Soda Race For Entries call Thomas or Renee Montes 575/653-4125 Entries close June 26, 2014

RODEO DANCE JULY 3-6 9 P.M. TO 1 A.M. $5 PER PERSON

ARENA EVENT ADMISSION $10 PER PERSON ages 6 through 12 - $6 age 65 and over - $6

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90th Annual July 4th Celebration

WILD WEST DAYS RODEO Exit 81 Highway 53 South, Grants, NM • www.grantsrodeo.com 100 Stalls & Showers Available

Appearing At All Rodeos

JOEY DUMAS Professional Rodeo Clown and Entertainer from Queen City, Texas

NATIONAL SENIOR PRO RODEO TIMED EVENT RODEO Tuesday, July 1 and Wednesday, July 2 - 6:00 p.m.

SENIOR PRO ROUGH STOCK AND TIMED EVENT RODEO Thursday, July 3 - 6:00 p.m. • Friday, July 4 - 1:00 p.m • Saturday, July 5 - 6:00 p.m

See Professional Rodeo Contestants From All Over the United States Compete in Grants, NM! For contestant entry information: 928.684.9566 • www.seniorrodeo.com

Livestock supplied by Cross Roads Ranch Rodeo Co.

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BARREL RACE

Saturday, July 5 - 11 a.m. 4 Saddles for the Open 4 Awards for the Youth 4D & Senior 4D Open $55 • Youth $35 • Senior $35 • Exhibition $4 PRE-ENTRY MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JUNE 28, 2014. Late entries taken Saturday 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. No entries will be taken after race starts Information: 505.285.6311 or 505.285.5772 For pre entry forms go to www.nmnbha.com or www.grantsrodeo.com

Dances Music by Whiskey Wind Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5 at the Cow Palace

Cowboy Church Service and Pancake Breakfast Sunday, July 6 at the Cow Palace 8 a.m., doors open at 7:30 a.m.

Come as you are!

Wild West Days

18 & UNDER JR. RODEO Sunday, July 6 - 9 a.m.

All Around Saddles for Boy/Girl in Each Age Group! Buckles to Rough Stock Winners PRE-ENTRY MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JUNE 26, 2014. Late entries will be accepted from 6 to 7 a.m., July 6, 2014, with a late fee. CASH ONLY & must have proof of age For pre entry forms go to www.grantsrodeo.com For more information call 505.634.1484

6 & UNDER WORLD CHAMPION DUMMY ROPING Sunday, July 6 - 2 p.m. High Point Boy And Girl Will Each Receive a “Half Breed Dummy” Books close at 1:30 p.m. • $5 Entry fee • 100% Payout • Drawing for Half Breed Dummy Sponsored by Ty Trujillo

Wild West Days Rodeo supports OWW “Operation Wounded Warrior” project.

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79 Years of Tradition, Fun and Rodeo!

utiful a e b n i ay Come pl t Colorado and s Southwe art of history! be a p Upcoming Event Dates

All Team Roping Thursday, July 24 9:00 a.m.

June 14 9 a.m. - 2014 Queen Clinic, Fairgrounds July 11 Local entry - 3 to 6 p.m. at Extension Building on Fairgrounds or call 970.749.7480 (3 to 6 p.m) July 14-15 Central entry July 19 2014 Queen Contest, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. July 22 10 a.m. - 5th Annual Snow Top Exceptional Rodeo & Petting Zoo July 23 4-D Barrel Race Enter at 4 p.m., Time Onlys at 4:30 p.m., Jr. Barrels, Open Barrels July 24 9 A.M. - ALL TEAM ROPING 5:30 p.m. to Midnight - Bar-b-que, Pie Auction and Street Dance July 25 9 a.m. - Slack. 7 p.m. - Rodeo !st Performance July 26 10 a.m. - Parade 1 p.m. - Rodeo Military Appreciation 2nd Performance 6:30 p.m. - Queen Coronation 7 p.m. - Rodeo Tough Enough To Wear Pink 3rd Performance July 27 9 a.m. - Cowboy Church 10 a.m. Pancake Breakfast 1 p.m. Rodeo 4th Performance, Rough Stock Challenge to follow

Open - Enter twice #12 Incentive - Enter twice Mixed - Enter twice

QUEEN CLINIC

Rough Stock Challenge Winner From Each Performance in Each Rough Stock Event Qualifies For Finals on Sunday! Saturday 1 p.m. & Sunday 1 p.m. Boot Scramble & Calf Scramble Every Performance Mutton Bustin' (limit 12)

Events for the whole family!

July 24 - July 27, 2014 Largest rodeo in the Four Corners! GCPRA Sanctioned Central Entries: Monday, July 14 and Tuesday July 15, 2014 Rough Stock: 623.455.8339, 5 - 6 p.m. Timed Events: 623.455.8339, 6 - 10 p.m. Barrel Racers & Buddies: 623.486.2832, 6 - 10 p.m. Team Roping & Buddies: 623.455.8385, 6 - 10 p.m. Day sheets for rodeo posted at gcpra.net Local Entries: Friday, July 11, 2014 3 - 6 p.m. 970.749.7480, 3 - 6 p.m. Check website: www.gcpra.net Stock Contractor: Bucking H

ATTENTION:

GCPRA Events Jr. Barrels - 12 & under, 13-18 Mixed Team Roping Locals Only Team Roping

June 14, 2014 9 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. or until finished For information contact Kristy Stahl 970.749.3962

Visit us online at www.durangofiestadays.com or email us at info@durangofiestadays.com for more information or to reserve your tickets. “Will Call” at the main gate.


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Taylor, Arizona • July4thRodeo.com BARREL RACING FIRST PERFORMANCE Enter at Taylor Arena Announcer's stand 8:00 to 9:30 a.m, July 5 Incentive 7/10 handicap - Run at 10:00 a.m. - Unlimited - Enty Fee $50 Junior Division - 12-yrs-old & under - $25 entry fee 2nd performance Top 12 racers from 1st performance have option to run in rodeo without Incentive. Entry fee $50. Enter immediately after 1st performance at announcer's stand. BUCKLES TO WINNERS OF JUNIOR AND SENIOR DIVISION

CALF ROPING

BAREBACK RIDING

Entry fee $50 - Unlimited

Limited to first 10 riders paying $50 entry fee

SADDLE BRONC Limited to first 10 riders paying $50 entry fee

BULL RIDING Limited to first 14 riders paying $50 entry fee

TEAM ROPING Entry fee $200/team Enter 3 times, horned cattle

H STOCK CONTRACTOR - Scott McDaniels H BUCKLES FOR ALL EVENT WINNERS BY LOREN YELLOWHAIR H All Contestants and Spouses - FREE ADMISSION

If no qualified rides in BR, all entry fees will be added to the 2015 Rodeo Payout

ENTRY FEES MUST BE PAID AT TIME OF ENTRY ROUGH STOCK ENTRIES CALL IN - June 2, 2014 • 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. • 800.774.0447 TIMED EVENT ENTRIES - at McClarans Auto July 5, 2014 • 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ABSOLUTELY NO ENTRIES AFTER 6:00 p.m., JULY 5, 2014

FRIDAY, JULY 4, 2014 Cowboy Poetry and Country Music • 7 P.M. at Rodeo Park

5:00 a.m. 6:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m. 12:00 noon

SATURDAY, FIRING OF THE ANVIL - serenade by Jennings Band FUN RUN - 10K & 2 MILE PATRIOTIC PROGRAM - STAKE CENTER COUNTRY MUSIC at RODEO PARK BAR-B-QUE

JULY 5, 2014 5:00 p.m. BAR-B-QUE 7:00 p.m. RODEO - $10 Adults, $5 Ages 5-12, $30 Family Ticket 9:00 p.m. FIREWORKS 9:30 p.m. Until Midnight - DANCE on the Pavillion


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10 al u n n SHAKIN’ ON THE PECOS A Open To The World Bull Riding Carlsbad, New Mexico Friday, June 20 and Saturday, June 21, 2014 Eddy County Sheriff’s Posse Arena 7:30 p.m. both days LIMITED TO 25 RIDERS PER NIGHT

$2,500 ADDED EACH NIGHT Total High Money Winner of Both Nights gets a Henry Engraved Commemorative Rifle MUST ENTER BOTH NIGHTS TO BE ELIGIBLE TO WIN THE RIFLE NO STOCK CHARGE Payoff in CASH each night Entry fees $80 each night Entries open June 2 • Close June 18, 2014 Entry number: 325.372.3086 MUST CALL IN TO ENTER • NO WALK-UPS We accept Visa, Mastercard, Paypal and Money Orders Stock from various bull contractors Produced by A 29- Productions, Skeebo Norris

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2014 Open Youth Rodeo & Team Roping Help us support our youth!

Team Roping to benefit bernalillo county 4-h Albuquerque, NM Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Posse Arena July 26, 2014

#12 and #11 Enter at 9 a.m. Rope at 10 a.m. $30/roper • Enter Up Red Bluff Buckles To Average Winners followed by #10 $100/roper Pick 1, draw 2 or draw all 3 Saddles to Average Winners Buckles to 2nd Breast Collars to 3rd Concessions on grounds

For more information contact Buster Wilcox 505.609.0123 or Cassidy Cordova 505.243.1386

Open Youth Rodeo TINGLEY COLLISEUM Albuquerque, NM August 2, 2014 9 a.m.

6-19 years old • 4 age groups Mutton Busters too!

4 All Around Saddles

Awarded Buckles to Event Winners $$ Added Money in Rough Stock Events $$

Calf Riding, Steer Riding, Bull Riding, Saddle Bronc and Bareback OPEN ROUGH STOCK EVENTS 20 and over Bull Riding, Saddle Bronc, Bareback Buckles to Event Winners Added Money Entry form posted at bernalilloextension.nmsu.edu/4-hrodeo Rodeo Secretary Amber Gillreath 505.235.9216

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$1,500 Added Money • Trophy Belt Buckles Southwest Event Center - Hwy 6, Los Lunas, NM FORMAT

Showtime 1:00 p.m.

Fees Added Open Bulls $100 $500 Jr. Bulls (13-15) $70 $500 Pee Wee Bulls (10-12) $60 $250 Calf Riding (9 & under) $30 $250 Ages as of January 1, 2014 Top 5 Back to Short Round After Long Go

In conjuction with Ricky Chavez’s “Use to Could Ride Reunion” If you rode roughstock back in the day and are 35 or older, come join the fun. Purchase tickets 7-8:00 p.m. Contact Ricky 505/328-1363 for details. Dance to Clay Mac Band. Entries taken July 7, 2014 - 3-7:00 p.m. 575/518-8164 • 520/603-1857


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NBHA AZ06 Jackpot Saturday, April 19,2014 Open 5D 1D 1. 16.124, $148, Taylor Grantham on Mr Dancing Fame 2. 16.417, $111, Jill Starkey on JWS Cute-as-aButton"Butt 3. 16.444, $74, Courtny Cline on Col Doc O Peppers 4. 16.587, $37, Deb Neal on Free Stylen Flicka 2D 1. 16.727, $123, Kathy Herseth on Czechs Watered Silky 2. 16.768, $92, Arika Perry on Saint 3. 16.789, $62, Tara Seaton on Smokin Joe Lynx 4. 16.853 $31, Crystal March on Don't Say it 3D 1. 17.196, $99, Alli Hardt on John Dillinger 2. 17.212, $74, Tiffany Sanchez on Boots 3. 17.221, $49, Courtney Thomas on Skeeter 4. 17.225, $25, Erin Newman on Frosty Little Lou 4D 1. 17.703, $107, Sandy Shaw on Ali 2. 17.976, $78, Paula Bohl on Floyd 5D 1. 18.191, $49, Kyiara "KyKy" Marshall on Dusty 2. 18.288, $37, Ruby Nafarrate on Rooster 3. 18.309, $25, Taylor Gleave on Odds On Driftwood 4. 18.318, $12, Angelina Pavicevic on Harley Youth 4D 1D 1. 16.124, $116, Taylor Grantham on Mr Dancing Fame 3D 1. 17.310, $42, Crissy Bohl on Max 2. 17.551, $28, Hope Bethell on Freckels 4D 1. 18.195, $28, Kyiara "KyKy" Marshall on Ruger 2. 18.838, $18, Karli Livingston on Jay Senior 4D 1D 1. 16.727, $25, Kathy Herseth on Czechs Watered Silky 3D 1. 18.663, $17, Jonna Baker on Lucky NBHA PeeWee 1D 1. 29.903, $4, Kaleb McTygue on Sheeka

NBHA AZ06 Show Results Saturday, April 26, 2014 Pima Rodeo Arena, Mesa, AZ This was the 4th & 5th show of the Saddle & Buckle Series There are two more shows left for competition May 17th & Jun 14th . Must have 6 shows out of 7 shows to qualify for the saddle and buckles. This was a great show, great ground, and weather could have been little better. But thank you to everyone that came out to bare the wind and weather. Congratulations to Talena Campbell with fast time 16.472. The pattern was set as a Vegas pattern this weekend.

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5. 50.000 $2, Kearstin Llanez on Shorty Sunday, May 11, 2014

Senior 4D 1D 1. 17.822, $22, Karen Finch on King 4D 1. 26.141, $14, Michael Rae White on Mannite

NBHA AZ02 Vegas Prep Results Saturday, May 10-11, 2014 Apache Gold Arena Arena San Carlos, AZ Saturday, May 10, 2014

OPEN 5D 1D 1. 15.055, $218, Wendy Platts on Frenchman Fever 2. 15.332, $164, Kristin Woods on Halle B Smooth "Pebbles" 3. 15.341, $109, Amanda Barlow on Firewater's Fooler 4. 15.542, $55, Wendy Platts on Frenchmans Bit of Luck 2D 1. 15.580, $182, Whitney Haught on Ruby 2. 15.706, $137, Cari Zenkawich on Pistol 3. 15.722, $91, Pete Struble on Just Another Moonie 4. 15.852, $46, Lisa Johnson on Sir Garnet Saline

3D 1. 16.060, $146, Crystal March on Don't Say it 2. 16.120, $109, Ashley McDowell on Weekender 3. 16.155, $73, Cyndi Bauer on Mo Money 4. 16.357, $36, Shelly Ryan on Hammer Time 4D 1. 16.565, $109, Patti Swapp on Addie Lena 2. 16.581, $82, Leslie Shurts on Play Money 3. 16.603, $55, Tammy Campbell on Opie 4. 16.741, $27, Randy Johnson on Sir Garnet Saline "Garne 5D 1. 17.122, Holly Jo Taylor on Sissey VSA $73, IN HOUSE PROOF CRXâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;D 2. 17.493, $55, Amanda Barlow on Casinos Firewater 3. 17.617, $36, Mareda Shurts on Dandy 4. 17.968, $18, LaTonne Tiller on Docs Frosty Command

Open 5D 1D 1. 15.142, $307, Amanda Barlow on Firewater's Fooler 2. 15.352, $230, Wendy Platts on Frenchmans Bit of Luck 3. 15.444, $153, Shiann Irwin on Blackjack 4. 15.534, $77, Kati Jundt on Otro Sonador 2D 1. 15.662, $256, Allison Resor on Slider 2. 15.688 $192, Doskie Edwards on Doskie Firewater 3. 15.698, $128, Whitney Haught on Ruby 4. 15.720, $64, Lake Mehalic on Monday's Buddy 3D 1. 16.148, $204, Deb Neal on Free Stylen Flicka 2. 16.198, $153, Cathy Ruiz on Gambler 3. 16.265, $102, Cyndi Bauer on Mo Money 4. 16.272, $51, Ashley McDowell on Weekender 4D 1. 16.672, $153, Amanda Barlow on Fools Silver Dollar 2. 16.723, $115, Haylee Finch on Dancer 3. 16.742, $77, Leslie Shurts on Play Money 4. 16.770, $38, Sheila Akins on Shudys Blazin Lena 5D 1. 17.158, $102, Jamie Mcintyre on Guards Beda Girl 2. 17.333, $77, Licia Judy on Winnie 3. 17.390, $51, Mareda Shurts on Dandy 4. 17.395, $26, Bailee Bain on Cody Youth 4D 1D 1. 15.720, $25, Lake Mehalic on Monday's Buddy 2. 16.172, $17, Haylee Finch on Dancer Senior 4D 1D 1. 15.352, $44, Wendy Platts on Frenchmans Bit of Luck 2D 1. 15.980, $38, Lisa Johnson on Sir Garnet Saline 3D 1. 16.373, $15, Carolee Dewitt on Tinys Gay Hawk 2. 16.592, $10, Randy Johnson on Sir Garnet Saline "Garne 4D 1. 18.152, $19, Jonna Baker on Lucky PeeWee 1D 1. 22.009, $5, Rylee Finch on Short Bus 2. 23.526, $4, Ally Finch on Strawberry 3. 29.610, $4, Danny Finch on Strawberry 4. 36.251, $3, Alicia Ronquillo on Shorty

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Average 5D 1D 1. 30.483, $54, Amanda Barlow on Firewater's Fooler 2. 31.085, $36, Kristin Woods on Halle B Smooth "Pebbles" 2D 1. 31.570, $45, Pete Struble on Just Another Moonie 2. 32.108, $30, Cathy Ruiz on Gambler 3D 1. 32.733, $36, Sandy Shaw on Ali 2. 32.794, $24, Shelly Ryan on Rumored Ima Moonfire 4D 1. 33.771, $27, Debbie Garvin on Jo's Pistol Dun It 2. 33.984, $18, Holly Jo Taylor on Sissey 5D 1. 35.770, $18, Jamie Mcintyre on Guards Beda Girl 2. 36.382, $12, LaTonne Tiller on Docs Frosty Command Senior 4D 1D 1. 15.055, $26, Wendy Platts on Frenchman Fever 2. 15.542, $18, Wendy Platts on Frenchmans Bit of Luck 2D 1. 15.852, $38, Lisa Johnson on SirBY-VSA Garnet Saline BUILT 3D 1. 16.741, $25, Randy Johnson on Sir Garnet Saline "Garne 4D 1. 18.482, $19, Jonna Baker on Lucky

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Lovington Chamber Classic 5D Barrel Race $6K Added MAY 2 - 4, 2014 Lovington, NM Jake McClure Arena May 2, 2014 Open 4D Warm Up 1D 1. Rebecca Hughes on Runnin Ta fame, 16.015, $821. 2D 1. Jessica Tharp on Mighty Mouse, 16.855, $281 2. Jill Moody on Jesse, 16.870, $211 3. Braden Widener on Pecan Pete, 16.975, $141 4. Stephanie Kirkpatrick on BB, 17.009, $70 3D 1. Preslie Etheridge on Hot Rod, 17.059, $188 2. Preslie Etheridge on Peppy, 17.116, $141 M Charger (Smitty), CRX’D17.193, 3.IMaddy Rice on Whirling $94 4. Dakota Long on Saving Memories, 17.313, $47 4D 1. Sam Watson on Ace of Spade, 18.036, $141 2. Debbie O’Neill on Shooter, 18.056, $106 3. Cindy Smith on Johnny, 18.059, $70 4. Brandy Lovelace on Roni’s Money Talk, 18.072, $35

Open 5D - BBR 1D 1. Rebecca Hughes on Runnin Ta fame, 16.246, $1,003 2. Courtney Campbell on Jolene, 16.522, $830 3. Julie Hardcastle on Sunny, 16.634, $628 4. Lacy Wilson on Cottons Effort, 16.712, $425 2D 1. Katelyn Scott on Live From New York, 16.797, $794 2. Kathy Jones on Bart, 16.801, $650 3. Tierra Gray on Romeo, 16.817, $481 4. Stephanie Kirkpatrick on BB, 16.842, $313 5. Ashley Davis on Memorex, 16.877, $168 3D 1. Josey Groves on This Chic Can Spit, 17.254, $635 2. Tina Ramirez on Allys Colonel DJ, 17.272, $520 3. Preslie Etheridge on Bay Bay, 17.290, $385 4. Cindy Smith on Gabriel, 17.291, $250 5. Kirsten Pohnert on Wrangler’s Fire Fly, 17.302, $135 4D 1. Maddox Kirkpatrick on Tuesday, 17.750, $476 2. Dawn Higgins on Kandl, 17.763, $390 3. Lindsay Sears on Nick, 17.764, $289 BUILT BY VSA 4. Dawn Brewer on Myth Buster, I17.765, $188 5. Diane Walters on Sage, 17.789, $101 5D 1. Kerry McCullar on Shooter, 18.277, $318 2. Traci Bailey on Smity, 18.286, $260 3. Katie Creager on Electric Sign, 18.290, $192 4. Tammy Nyman on Newly, 18.311, $125 5. Dana Cary on French Vanilla Moon, 18.324, $67

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4 Saddles for the Open 4 Awards for the Youth 4D & Senior 4D Open $55 • Youth $35 • Senior $35 • Exhibition $4 PRE-ENTRY MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JUNE 28, 2014. Late entries taken Saturday 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. No entries will be taken after race starts Information: 505.285.6311 or 505.285.5772 For pre entry forms go to www.nmnbha.com or www.grantsrodeo.com


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Spring Jackpot Dates Friday Nights: May 9 June 6 June 20 $1,000 Added in the Open

$100 Added Both Youth and Senior! For more information: Wayne Epsteen 580.320.9288 ExpoNMBarrelRacing@yahoo.com Facebook: Expo NM Barrel Racing

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May 4, 2014 Open 5D - BBR 1D 1. Rebecca Hughes on Runnin Ta fame, 16.141, $964 2. Courtney Campbell on Jolene, 16.457, $797 3. Christy Powell on Roxy, 16.497, $603 4. Megan Jenkins on Wizard of Honor, 16.534, $409 2D 1. Josey Groves on Zip That Fly, 16.659, $763 2. Raelyn Fugua on Cracker, 16.664, $624 3. Jamie Kiser on Nuttin Missin, 16.668, $382 4. Vanessa Leggett on Bad Moon Rising, 16.668, $382 5. Tara Carr on Sparkling Ta Fame, 16.695, $162 3D 1. Lisa Harris on Cee Cee, 17.175, $610 2. Amanda Gomez on Curley, 17.204, $500 3. April Gomez on Sailing on Sixen, 17.216, $370 4. Karen Ray on Preachin at the Bar, 17.219, $240 5. Sequin Brewer on Howdy, 17.255, $130 4D 1. Jenny Hill on BM, 17.667, $458 2. Kelly Hess on Jess, 17.694, $375 3. Keylee Crowder on Keebler, 17.701, $278 4. Cindy Smith on Gabriel, 17.703, $180 5. Madaline Kennedy on Heroes Dash to Vegas, 17.713, $97 BUILT BY CR VSA 5D 1. Dana Cary on French Vanilla Moon, 18.166, $305 2. Destiny Bullard on Skunk, 18.168, $250 3. Suzanne Overton on Begum Prospector, 18.228, $185 4. Julie Shirley on Fly, 18.270, $120 5. Katelyn Scott on Zia, 18.287, $65

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7. Pat Gray on Rolo, 35.624 8. Destre Burks on Call Cas, 35.698 9. Bliss Bolton on Senor Sandman, 35.788 10. Jenny Hill on BM, 35.841 5D 1. Tammy Nyman on Newly, 36.430 2. Rebecca Hughes on Sassy, 36.435 3. Brandy Lovelace on Roni's Money Talk, 36.462 4. Annie Hogland on First Down Quiote, 36.472 5. Dana Cary on French Vanilla Moon, 36.490 6. Autumn Hines on Rodeo Romeo, 36.540 7. Kirsten Pohnert on Firewater N Chips, 36.555 8. A'Lia Derrick on Buddy, 36.573 9. Keylee Crowder on Keeble,r 36.652 10. Tauna Alc

SWBRA NM 1 News Summer time is a busy time in all our lives. Our group is now up to 216 members so there is always someone new to meet. We hope you consider joining us this month as we start off our Summer Saturday BUILT BY-P/U W/CHNGS DP& 15 at McGee Buckle Series June 14 Park. Stalls are only $10 per night so Farmington is the perfect place to bring a truck full of horses for seasoning, training or tuning up for the big ones! Check out our website at swbranm1.org for the latest information, standings, and results.

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Spring BarrelHORSE Racing Buckle Series ROCKIN RANCH TRES RIOS BUCKLES IN THE OPEN 4D FOR HIGH POINT HORSES Series Prizes Awarded in Youth and Senior

Rockin Horse Ranch • Moriarty, New Mexico

Average Prizes at the May and June races in Open, Youth and Senior. Friday’s races will be warm up races. Entry fees will be $40 in Open, $20 in Youth & Senior. They will not count toward Average prizes but will still be BBR and WPRA approved and eligible for Series Awards. Sat. & Sun fees: $60 Open - 4D, if over 60 entries it will be 5D format $30 Youth - 3D & Seniors - 4D

Special Cash prize at last race in November - every time you place during the year in Open, Youth or Senior your name will be put in a hat and we will draw for the lucky winner!

May 16, 17, 18, 2014 $2,500 per weekend June 27, 28, 29, 2014 $2,500 per weekend Pee Wee Barrel Race Before Open Each Day

Watch for news on our Race For The Trailer (Sept 19, 20, 21) and our Fall Saddle Series More info. on entry blanks located on our NEW rockinhorseranch.net website Also visit our Rockin Horse Ranch Facebook page for more info. Patty Wright 505-832-6619 or 505-301-3772

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f I wasn’t in the beef business my second career choice would be that of a dairyman. I know that would mean no horses or brandings, and I’d have to wear those knee-high rubber boots that are forever springing a leak. And I’d still have to fix fence, just not as much of it. I like dairying because in college I used to hang around the project dairy where a lot of my best friends were dairy majors and, I hate to admit this, but I really liked milking Holsteins. I know that dairy cows aren’t the most intellectual animals in the barnyard but there are some advantages over beef cows: you can gather them by clanging a bucket, I’d never get bucked off again, and if I was a dairyman I’d always have access to that nirvana of the taste buds, chocolate milk. The biggest drawback I see is that there’s never any rest for a dairyman. If I was a dairyman this is how my dairy diary might read. Monday- Got up tired again at 3:30 to milk the cows. Jose went back to Mexico so that means I’ll be doing all three milkings daily until he gets back. I sure wish someone would invent the technology where cows could milk themselves. Note to self: Make a bigger effort to meet a nice gal, maybe a Dutch woman or a Portuguese, who wants to settle down, raise a nice family and become a slave to lactation just like me. Tuesday- In between milking cows I had to calve the heifers, breed some cows, treat several for mastitis, chop silage, feed all the cattle and fix the front end loader that keeps breaking down. Tried to sneak a barely-crippled cow by the guys at the salesyard but they wouldn’t take her. I considered bribery but I haven’t received my milk check yet and didn’t have any money in

my wallet. Tomorrow I have my yearly meeting with my banker and my stomach has been churning. (Pun intended.) I don’t know if it’s the banker, or the fact that Jose called and said he isn’t coming back. Wednesday- After the morning milking I took the banker to lunch and tried to get him drunk so he’d approve next year’s operating loan. He kept talking about “his” cows, “his” land, “his” tractors and kept saying “our” assets had to be collateralized. Whatever that means. I sure wish he’d come milk “his” cows once in awhile. In the end he not only extended my loan, he urged me to expand because he said he can’t foreclose on “my” cows because then he’d have to show a loss. The big difference between he and I is that the cow manure is on the outside of my boots. Thursday- Got a letter from another government agency who said they wanted to fine me $75,000 per day because they found on my property an endangered microscopic insect eating an endangered invisible plant. Friday- Went to bed flat worn out and realized I’d forgotten to eat today. The “Big Event” for the day was I got to buy a new front end loader because the old one finally went up in flames. Well, I didn’t exactly get a new one, but I got a good deal on a 10 year old tractor that only cost $100,000. Saturday- My “new” old front end loader broke down twice today. I finally got hold of Jose at his mother’s house in Sonora and begged him to come back and promised if he did return ASAP I’d leave the dairy to him when I die. I think he was leaning towards coming back until I told him that. Sunday- Opened Saturday’s mail and

tried to make heads or tails of my milk check. The way I read it the government multiplies the non fat dry price by either the price of block cheddar, the price of a ton of alfalfa or the total points scored in the last Super Bowl. Then they subtract the price for California powder and add the price of ice cream to arrive at a benchmark that is far below my cost of production. So after I milked the cows three times today I flushed their milk down the drain. Dairy Diary for next week: Repeat. And repeat. Repeat and repeat. wwwLeePittsbooks.com


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CATTLE Andersen and Hammock Cattle Co, LLC Corriente cattle for sale or lease. For more information, call 520-251-0650 or 520-251-1497 Rimrock Spurs and Bits – Custom spurs and bits for sale. Using only the finest sterling silver with designs second to none, Rimrock Spurs and Bits delivers. Call for a free brochure and with questions or order information - 505-598-0884. For Sale – Corriente Cattle. Shepley Ranch, LLC has the best to rope or wrestle. Call Evan Tripp today for pricing at 520-251-0530 FOR LEASE – roping cattle. FSR Cattle Company, LLC, Weatherford, Texas. Major credit cards accepted - 817-598-1222. MISCELLANEOUS Need a barn, metal building, arena, pipe fence, remodel/addition, or new home construction? Call OutWest Builders – Darin Price at 505-238-0696

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shop and tack room. Fruit trees. VA assumable and possible lease with option to buy. $145,000. 505-861-5907. Rodeo Photographer / Videographer – Pounding Hooves Productions is here for your action photography and videos. Contact Mark and Becky Hutchings at 505-407-4627 or email Mark at pictures@poundinghooves.com. We want to film and shoot your next rodeo or event. Call us today! www.poundinghooves.com prorodeohorses.com - The online marketplace for the serious rodeo competitor. Serving rodeo cowboys and cowgirls across the USA and Canada for over 12 years. Host your next event at the Bernalillo County Sheriffs Posse Arena – Complete facility includes 120 x 275 ft. covered arena, 60 stalls, 36 RV hookups, electric/water, bathrooms, concessions and plenty of parking. Contact J.C. Stephens at 505-292-6515

Sean Henry Photography – The Fastest Shot in the Southwest - Sean Henry Photography wants to Horse Property for sale – 3 bedroom, 2 bath, shoot your next rodeo. Call or email to book us for 1/6 1,600 sq. ft. house on 5 acres in Belen.Productions Four covered your next event - 505-508-8199 / stalls with runs. Completely fenced and cross fenced, seanhenryphotography@yahoo.com

2001 Ford F250 Crew Cab. 177,000 miles, V-10 engine, runs great and in good condition. Has a turnover gooseneck hitch. Asking $5,800, call 575-302-9061 for details. Buford Mechanical Roper for sale – Save your cattle and your horse. Practice perfect. Come try it before you buy it. $3,000. 505-861-5907 New Short-Bed Cab-Over Camper – 48" X 84" floor, 53" cab-over bed, well insulated, beautiful cherry wood paneling and cabinets. Great rodeo camper! $4,500. Located at 290 Mitchell Dr., Bosque Farms, NM 505-869-0877

14’ X 28’ Barn/Storage Building. Building in great condition, insulated roof, built on skids, easy to move. Located in Edgewood, NM. Asking $4,500, call 575-302-9061 for details.

Find the All-Around at These Locations For Your Action Photography and Videos Mark and Becky Hutchings Photography/Videography

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7-11 Food Store . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Chinle, AZ A & L Feeds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Silver City, NM Animal Health Express . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Tucson, AZ Bennie’s Western Store . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Artesia, NM Bostons Feed & Fence . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Page, AZ Brown Cow Saddle Blanket Co. . . . . . .Santa Fe, NM Brown’s Feed & Livestock Supply . . . . . . . .Yuma, AZ Camp Verde Feeds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Camp Verde, AZ Chical Haystack . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Bosque Farms, NM Chitwood Family Feed & Supply . . . . . .Maricopa, AZ CJ’s Feed & Supply . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Milan, NM Corner Feed & Tack . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Winslow, AZ Cowboy Up Ranch Supply . . . . . . . .Springerville, AZ Cross Country Propane & Supply . . Bosque Farms, NM CWW Feed Store & More . . . . . . . . . .San Ysidro, NM Dan’s Boots & Saddles . . . . . . . . . .Albuquerque, NM Dan’s Western Store . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Tijeras, NM David's Western Store . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Chandler, AZ Double D Western World . . . . . . . . . .Wickenburg, AZ Glenwood Trading Company . . . . . . . .Glenwood, NM Globe Stockyards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Globe, AZ H & S Pipe Fence Feed . . . . . . . . . . . . .Thatcher, AZ High Lonesome Trading Co. . . . . . . . . . . . .Elfrida, AZ High Noon Feed & Tack . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Sonoita, AZ Holbrook Feed & Seed . . . . . . . . . . . . .Holbrook, AZ Hoofin’ It Feed & Tack . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Globe, AZ Horsemen’s Feed And Supply . . . . .Albuquerque, NM Judy's Western Mall . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Almogordo, NM Landmark Mercantile . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Mesquite, NM Leist Ranch Supply . . . . . . . . . . . . .Springerville, AZ Mimbres Valley Feed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Deming, NM Navajo Feed Store . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Gallup, NM

North Arizona Feed Country . . . . . . . . . . .Tucson, AZ Old Mill Western Mercantile . . . . . . . . . . . .Belen, NM Old Mill Western Mercantile #2 . . . . . .Edgewood, NM Old Town Feeds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Tucson, AZ Olsen’s Feed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Flagstaff, AZ Pic-N-Run . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Chinle, AZ Post’s Feed & Supply . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Marana, AZ Quien Sabe Trading . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Bloomfield, NM Rough Rock Trading Post . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Chinle, AZ RRR Traders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Waterflow, NM Saba’s Western Store # 5 . . . . . . . . . .Queen Creek, AZ Saba’s Western Store #11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Peoria, AZ Saba’s Western Store #7 . . . . . . . . . . .Cave Creek, AZ Saba’s Western Wear #8 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Mesa, AZ Saba’s Western Wear # 4 . . . . . . . . . . . .Scottsdale, AZ Saba’s Western Wear # 9 . . . . . . . . . . . . .Avondale, AZ Safford Feed & Pet Supplies . . . . . . . . . . . .Safford, AZ San Tan Feed & Supply . . . . . . . . . . .Queen Creek, AZ South Arizona Feed Country . . . . . . . . . . . .Tucson, AZ South Valley Feed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Albuquerque, NM Southwest Feed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Socorro, NM Stock Up Feed And Tack . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Taylor, AZ Stronghold Feed & Supply . . . . . . . . . . . . .Wilcox, AZ T&R Marketing, Inc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Gallup, NM The Stock Shop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Glendale, AZ The Tack Shop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Show Low, AZ The Western Ranchman’s Store . . . . . . . . .Phoenix, AZ Totsoh Trading Post . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Lukachukai, AZ Valencia Western Mercantile . . . . . . . . .Los Lunas, NM Western Mercantile . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Las Cruces, NM Westerners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Tuba City, AZ Zimmermans Western Wear . . . . . . . . . . . .Gallup, NM


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ADVERTISERS’ INDEX A A Cut Above. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 Action Plus Photography . . . . . . . . . 59 American Diesel Service . . . . . . . . . 55 Avi Resort & Casino . . . . . . . . . . . 103 B Bernalillo County 4H Rodeo . . . . . . 87 Bishop Trailer Sales. . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Bucking H Rodeo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73 Buffalo Arena. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 C Champion’s Choice Buckles. . . . . . . 27 Chical Haystack . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Cimarron Maverick Club . . . . . . . . . 78 Classic Equine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48 Classic Rope . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 98 Clovis Livestock Auction, Inc.. . . . . . . 9 Cowboy Oasis Arena. . . . . . . . . . . . 39 Corriente Buckle Company . . . . . . . . 9 Corriente Saddle Company . . . . . . . . 9 Creed Chute-Out . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78 Cripple Creek Rodeo. . . . . . . . . . . . 81 Crossroads Ranch and Rodeo Co. . . . . . . . . . . . 74, 75 D Dollar Center Trading and Pawn, Inc. . . . . . . . . . . . 96

Double C Productions . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 Diamond T Ropings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Durango Fiesta Days . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84

Mescalero Apache Rodeo . . . . . . . . 79 Monsoon Silver . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94

E Eddy County Fair . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73 Eddy County Sheriff’s Posse . . . . . . 84 Expo NM Barrel Racing . . . . . . . . . 95

N Nakai Rodeo Photos . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 National Senior Pro Rodeo Association. . . . . . . . . 78 New Mexico State Fair . . . . . . . . . . 88

F Flatland Ropes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

O O-O, LLC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29

G Grants Rodeo Association . . . . . 83, 94

P Pastel Stables. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44 Pounding Hooves Productions . . . . 100

H Jim Heet Photography. . . . . . . . . . . 99 Hubbard Trailer Sales . . . . . . . . . . . 61 I Imperial Trailer Sales. . . . . . . . . . . . 17 International Finals Youth Rodeo . . . 10 J JX2 Productions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102 M M & R Roping Productions . . . . . . . 40 MGM Grand Hotel & Casino . . . . . . 11 Mathews Land & Cattle Co.. . . . 42, 43

R Rattler Ropes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64 Red Bluff Buckles. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 Red Ryder Roundup . . . . . . . . . . . . 81 Revolution Rope Company . . . . . . . 96 Rio Arriba County Rodeo. . . . . . . . . 77 Rockin Horse Ranch . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 Rodeo de Santa Fe . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75 Rodeo de Taos . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 76 Round Valley Rodeo . . . . . . . . . . . . 80 Royal Horn Wrap Co., Inc. . . . . . . . . . 8 S Sharp Roping Productions. . . . . 46, 47

Shelley Productions . . . . . . . . . . . . 49 Smith’s Rodeo Photos. . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Smokey Bear Stampede . . . . . . . . . 82 Sparky Superior Roping Machines. . . . . . . . . . . . . 93 Sullivan Bucking Bulls . . . . . . . . . . 91 T Taylor Rodeo Committee. . . . . . . . . 85 The Roping Company . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Jimmy Thompson Team Ropings . . . . 38 Tres Rios Silver. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101 Tru Roping Production . . . . . . . . . . 15 U USTRC Gold Plus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 USTRC Membership Application . . 21-23 USTRC TRIAD. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89 W Wild Thing Productions . . . . . . . . . . 90 Wrangler . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104 Y Yost Events . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Z ZD Roping Productions . . . . . . . . . . 45 Zamora Roping Productions . . . . . . 41

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5 World Series Qualifiers, Cactus Saddle, Buckles, Pads, Rope Bags, Bailey Hats & Lots of Cash!

July 17, 18, 19 & 20, 2014 Laramie County Community College Cheyenne, Wyoming THURSDAY, JULY 17

SATURDAY, July 19

Books Open 7:00 a.m. • Close 8:00 a.m. • Rope 8:30 a.m. #15 • 80% PAYBACK NO AGE LIMIT AND NO CAPS $150/roper • Enter 2x • 4 Head, Progressive after one #13 Super 7 Header with #12 Incentive NO AGE LIMIT AND NO CAPS 80% PAYBACK! $64,000 Payout Based On 100 Teams! $400/roper • Enter 4x PROGRESSIVE AFTER ONE - Incentive paid on 6 steers #13 Slide Muley Roping Slide up to highest # team & down to #11 & below NO AGE LIMIT AND NO CAPS Pick 1, draw 1 or draw both for $150/roper Enter 3x for a total of 6 partners • 2/3 Payback 4 Head, Progressive after one

Books Open 7:00 a.m. • Close 8:00 a.m. • Rope 8:30 a.m. #10 World Series $150/roper • Enter 2x • Capped at a #6 Heeler Must be 21 years old #9 World Series Qualifier $150/roper • Enter 2x • Capped at an Elite #5 Heeler No draw, must have a partner Must be 21 years old #10 Slide Muley Roping Slide up to #11 & down to #9 & below NO AGE LIMIT AND NO CAPS Pick 1, draw 1 or draw both for $120/roper Enter 3x for a total of 6 partners • 2/3 Payback 3 Head, Progressive after one

FRIDAY, July 18

Books Open 7:00 a.m. • Close 8:00 a.m. • Rope 8:30 a.m. #9 Cash Roping • 70% PAYBACK Capped at an Elite #5 • NO AGE LIMIT $100/roper • Enter 3x • Pick or draw Maynard Buckles to 1st Bailey Hat Certificates to 2nd #8 Bonus Roping Capped at an Elite #4 • Enter 1, draw 2 or draw all 3 partners for $180 • You may enter 4x for a total of 12 partners Cut off in first round only • 3 head progressive after 1 NO AGE LIMIT

SUNDAY, July 20

Books Open 7:00 a.m. • Close 8:00 a.m. • Rope 8:30 a.m. #13 World Series $150/roper • Enter 2x • 80% Payback No Cap • Must be 21 years old #12 World Series Qualifier $150/roper • Enter 2x • 80% Payback No Cap • Must be 21 years old #11 World Series Qualifier $150/roper • Enter 2x • Capped at an Elite #6 Heeler Must be 21 years oldZ Cash or credit card only for entries! 3% will be added to all credit card fees. Producers have the right to classify anyone not holding a current USTRC or WSTR card. Producers have the right to make any and all necessary changes.

JX2 Productions Sponsors

WSTR Qualifiers, #15 and 7 Header are 80% PAYBACK Must be 21 years old or turn 21 anytime during 2014 to participate in WS qualifiers. A 2014 WSTR membership or 2014 USTRC membership is required to enter. You may purchase your WSTR card on site, online at wstroping.com, or by calling 505.898.1755. WSTR memberships are free to renewing ropers 70 and older. No age limit or card required in Super 7 Head, the #13 and #10 Muley Ropings, #9 Cash Roping or the #8 Bonus Roping. Classifications powered by TRIAD. Dress code: hat or no hat; ladies, tasteful attire; men, collared shirt with at least 2 buttons. HOTELS: To guarantee rooms, make reservations early. NO RV HOOKUPS • generators are welcome STALLS: 50 Indoor stalls $30/night • 100 Outdoor stalls $20/night

Producers: Mandy Wolfe 970.231.8951 John Johnson 423.340.0640 Peter Farner 307.421.7964

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Cactus Saddle to High Point Roper Maynard Buckles to 1st – 5th • Equibrand ESP pads to 6th – 10th • Classic Rope Bags to 11th – 15th • Bailey Hat Certificates to 16th – 20th • Lots of Cash in the Average!

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