Month: April 25, 2013

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Clown bringing fun to Guymon

Cody Sosebee has been recognized as one of the top acts in the PRCA GUYMON, Okla. – Cody Sosebee has a larger-than-life personality and a gregarious nature that fits well in his extra-large frame. It’s one of the many reasons he’s one of the preeminent rodeo clowns in the business. From his tight-fitting attire that[...]
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Allen takes all-around title in Hays

ALVA, Okla. – In her relatively young lifetime, Alexis Allen has seen great success. Last year, her freshman season on the Northwestern Oklahoma State University rodeo team, the Alva cowgirl experienced a bit of failure. It was demoralizing. It was frustrating. It was motivation. “I just want to make it to the college finals,” said[...]
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Erickson was a torch-bearer

The e-mail that came today brought the news I’d been expecting. Still, I’m saddened by the death a rodeo legend, author Dwayne Erickson who penned thousands of articles for the Calgary (Alberta) Herald and shared the exploits of Canada’s champions for millions of readers over a storied career. If there was a story that needed[...]
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Young scores win for Rangers

ALVA, Okla. – It’s been a while since Trey Young was in the winner’s circle at a Central Plains Region event. That changed last weekend when the Northwestern Oklahoma State University cowboy won the tie-down roping title at the Southwestern Oklahoma State University rodeo in Weatherford. Young roped and tied two calves in 19.9 seconds,[...]
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Open roping coming to Guymon

The Open Team Roping is just one of the great events taking place in conjunction with this year’s Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days Roping. The first 120 teams must enter by noon Wednesday, May 1. Entry fees are $300 per team, and each cowboy can enter twice; it is a three-head progressive. The competition will begin[...]
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