Month: May 6, 2017

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Wright rides from Guymon jinx

GUYMON, Okla. – Rusty Wright knew he had a chance to change his fortunes in this Oklahoma Panhandle town. He did that Saturday night during the third performance of the Guymon Pioneer Days Rodeo, matching moves with Powder River Rodeo’s Look Again for 87 points to take the saddle bronc riding lead. He’ll have to[...]
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Jarrett finds comfort in Guymon

By Katie Lackey TwisTed Rodeo GUYMON, Okla. – With only six rodeos under his belt this year, Ryan Jarrett has bounced back from a wrist injury with an opportunity to win Guymon Pioneer Days Rodeo. Jarrett, the 10-time Wrangler National Finals Rodeo qualifier, has spent some time on the sidelines because of wrist surgery he[...]
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Erickson chasing Guymon title

GUYMON, Okla. – Ty Erickson is coming off the best regular season of his career, where he won $93,000. He’s bettered that already in 2017, and it’s early May; there are still five months and dozens of lucrative rodeos ahead of him before the campaign closes Sept. 30. “It’s been weird, honestly,” said Erickson, a[...]
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2017 Guymon barrel racing first round

Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days Rodeo May 2-7 First-round results: Barrel racing: 1. Sindey Forrest, 17.40 seconds, $2,205; 2. Shea Durfey, 17.53, $1,890; 3. (tie) Tammy Fischer and Davie King, 17.56, $1,470 each; 5. Tracy Nowlin, 17.59, $1,040; 6. Britta Thiel, 17.60, $840; 7. Jessi Fish, 17.71, $630; 8. (tie) Lake Mehalic and Morgan Breaux, 17.72,[...]
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Steer roping to wrap Wednesday

GUYMON, Okla. – The Pioneer Days Rodeo committee continues to roll with the punches. After a winter storm delayed the start of competition until Tuesday, steer ropers concluded three go-rounds. The committee, working with the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, opted to keep the four-round format. The final round is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m.[...]
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