Month: October 31, 2013

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No. 3 Chet Herren

Pawhuska, Okla. In his career, Chet Herren has accomplished quite a bit. He’s won dozens of championships and has now qualified for the Clem McSpadden National Finals Steer Roping eight times since joining the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association in 2001. The first time he qualified, he won the 2002 average championship, and he has finished[...]
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Champions Challenge cancelled

The final leg of the inaugural year of the Wrangler Champions Challenge has been stalled. Heavy rains in Winnie, Texas, have stopped the event scheduled for Thursday night, along with the Winnie PRCA Rodeo scheduled for Friday and Saturday, according to the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association. Both events will be rescheduled, though no future dates[...]
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No. 4 Cody Lee

Gatesville, Texas Cody Lee knows just how tough the competition is at the Clem McSpadden National Finals Steer Roping. Last November, the Texas cowboy walked into the Lazy E the No. 1 cowboy. He left after two days of competition fourth in the final world standings, having earned just $4,654 in the 10-round event. As[...]
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No. 5 Vin Fisher Jr.

Andrews, Texas Vin Fisher is a roping machine from a roping family. Now a 10-time qualifier to the Clem McSpadden National Finals Steer Roping, the West Texas cowboy again is within reach of the coveted, yet elusive, World Championship. Fisher, who is joined in the field by his father, Dan, and little brother, J. Tom,[...]
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No. 6 J. Tom Fisher

Andrews, Texas It’s been three years since J. Tom Fisher backed into the roping box at the Clem McSpadden National Finals Rodeo. We’re glad he’s back. And just like that magical two days in November 2010, he returns to this arena with his father, Dan, and older brother, Vin Jr. This season, though, he’s well[...]
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No. 7 JoJo LeMond

Andrews, Texas This isn’t JoJo LeMond’s first shot at competing in a championship at the Lazy E Arena. No, LeMond has become a regular at the annual Timed Event Championship, and he’s proven to be quite handy in the five disciplines that make up the competition. A three-time Wrangler National Finals Rodeo qualifier in team[...]
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27 Carr animals going to NFR

DALLAS – When the golden gates open during the 10 rounds at this year’s Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, the chances are pretty good the animal bursting out of the chutes will have a Carr brand on them. Dallas-based stock contractor Pete Carr, owner of Carr Pro Rodeo and Pete Carr’s Classic Pro Rodeo, will feature[...]
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