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Meged’s Moment: Young Montana cowboy stays hot on the rodeo trail, hoping for a win at the American

February 21, 2019 — Haven Meged's debut at The American next month won't be the first time a student from Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas, has competed. In fact, Richmond Champion, a junior at TSU at the time, won the entire $1,000,000 purse in bareback riding at the

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PRCA Standings

February 10, 2019 — ALL AROUND 1. Eli Lord, Sturgis, SD…………………………$13,350.69 2. Bart Brunson, Terry, MS………………….$12,569.27 3. Steven Dent, Mullen, NE………………….$10,784.65 4. Hank Hollenbeck, Molt, MT………………….$9,181.07 5. Tuf Cooper, Decatur, TX………………………$9,173.25 6. Chance Oftedahl, Pemberton, MN…………..$8,873.61 7. Delon Parker, Worden, MT………………….$8,586.06 8. Darren Morgan, Fort Ann, NY………………….$8,001.98 BAREBACK 1.

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Outside Circle by Jan Swan Wood: Thanks for the Memories, Bob

February 7, 2019 — We lost one of our own. My brother-in-law, Bob Burke, passed away on Feb. 1, just a day after his 68th birthday. Cancer is a wicked enemy. He fought it valiantly. I won't say it won though, because Bob won. He had accepted his Savior

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Rodeo Rapid City results

February 7, 2019 — Bareback riding: 1. Wyatt Denny, 90.5 points on Fettig Pro Rodeo's Classic Rock, $5,682; 2. Richmond Champion, 89, $4,356; 3. Shane O'Connell, 86, $3,220; 4. (tie) Grant Denny and Clayton Biglow, 85.5, $1,705 each; 6. Mike Solberg, 84, $947; 7. Orin Larsen, 83, $758; 8.

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Iowa Quarter Horse Association launches Ranch Horse Stallion Breeders Program and Futurity

February 6, 2019 — The Iowa Quarter Horse Association (IQHA) is excited to announce its new program: The Iowa Quarter Horse Ranch Horse Stallion Breeders Program and Futurity. Its purpose is to provide AQHA ranch bred stallion owner's opportunities to promote, exhibit and showcase their offspring. All AQHA stallions

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Doesn’t get any better: As Good as it Gets honored by South Dakota Quarter Horse Association

February 5, 2019 — When Julie Sebring was in her late teens, her father, Neil, purchased a two-year-old American Quarter Horse stud colt. The colt's name was As Good As It Gets, and to many who knew him or his progeny, he was the epitome of his name. "He

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Sage Kimzey will replace J.B. Mauney on Team USA-Eagles

February 5, 2019 — ARLINGTON, Texas – Ahead of the first-ever PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Global Cup on U.S. soil, the league has announced the final rosters for the six competing teams, with five-time PRCA Champion Sage Kimzey (Strong City, Oklahoma) set to replace two-time PBR World Champion J.B.

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JR Vezain wins Keeping the Faith/True Grit award

February 1, 2019 — The winner of the 13th annual "Keeping the Faith/True Grit Award" honor was given a bronze of Shane riding the bull River Dance at the PRCA rodeo in Reno, Nevada where he set the arena record with a 95-point score. The bronze is sponsored by

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BHSS Broncs for Breakfast

January 31, 2019 — 1. Wes Aragon – $2,000 2. Jake Frazier – $1,200 3. Wesley Rosengreen – $800 Prelims 1. Cody McCarthy – $800 2. Wes Aragon – $600 3. Connor Dove – $400 4. Gatlenn Huddleston – $200 –BHSS

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McPherson Auction team takes BHSS Ranch Rodeo

January 31, 2019 — 1st Place- McPherson Auction 2 2nd Place- Promise Land Livestock 3rd Place- Broken Arrow/ Cross H 4th Place- Cowboys Till Death Top hand: Clint Nelson, Philip, SD Top horse: Ty Kenner, Wood Lake, Neb. –BHSS

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Sutton Ranch Rodeo results

January 31, 2019 — 1st – Lilley Performance Horses – Josh Lilley, Colby Boos, Ty Swiler, Trey Langvarde 2nd – County Line Squatters – Ben Risse, Brogan Arendt, Tyson Beck, James Thornburg 3rd – Ollerich Cattle Company – Ty Ollerich, Ty Olson, Braden Pirrung, Wyatt Schuelke 4th – Cowboys

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Winners: Wrangler 20X High School Rodeo Showcase

January 31, 2019 — 2019 Wrangler 20X High School Rodeo Showcase Winners Bareback No qualified rides Breakaway Roping 1. Lexi McCoy, Hermosa 3.67 2. Shania Larive, Sturgis, 4.11 3. Sierra Lee, Rhame, ND 4.23 4. Mikenzy Miller Faith, 4.32 Tie Down Roping 1. Tanner Fite, Hermosa 11.25 2. Linkyn

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Explore how the horse has impacted cultures around the world at the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum’s newest exhibit, Horsemen of the World

January 31, 2019 — The American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum announces its newest exhibit, Horsemen of the World, which opened in November. The Horsemen of the World exhibit showcases the unique bond between horses and horsemen around the globe. Visitors are able to view the exhibit

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Carrietta Schalesky claims Miss Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo Queen title

January 31, 2019 — Much more than a Black Hills gold crown, new saddle, and prestigious title were at stake when six deserving horsewomen participated in a competition that tested their abilities. Personality, speech, and horsemanship were the events that well-rounded Carrietta Schalesky excelled in that earned her the

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PRCA Xtreme Broncs Finals to be in Rapid City in August

January 31, 2019 — Black Hills Stock Show General Manager Ron Jeffries made the announcement this week that the PRCA-sanctioned Xtreme Broncs Finals is to be held in Rapid City this August. The announcement was made during the Broncs for Breakfast event held on Jan. 30. Reigning PRCA saddle

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Saddle bronc riders keep competition close

January 31, 2019 — DENVER – The final round of the National Western Stock Show and Rodeo had plenty of tight competition at the Denver Coliseum, Jan. 27. In the bareback riding alone, the top six cowboys in the average were within 2.5 points of each other going into

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JJ Elshere wins Xtreme Broncs at Sutton Rodeo

January 30, 2019 — Rapid City, Jan. 30, 2019, Civic Center arena. 1. JJ Elshere, Hereford, SD, 930 Spider Woman DH, 89.0, $3,912.00. 2. Spencer Wright, Milford, UT, 301 Outlaw Tunes SA, 88.5, $2,999.20. 3. Zeke Thurston, Big Valley, AB, 061 War Jet NF, 88.0, $2,216.80. 4. Rusty Wright,

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Black Hills Stock Show Horse Sale toppers

January 30, 2019 — Date: Jan. 25-26, 2019 – Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Location: Rapid City, South Dakota Story: Larry Larson Photography: Shootemnscootem RAPID CITY, SD – Carrying on a tradition now into it's 61st year, the 2019 Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo started out their opening weekend

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Be sure your horse is hydrated

January 30, 2019 — It's like clockwork. When Stacy Tarr, DVM, brings his 20-year-old gelding up to take care of his recurring lameness, the old horse will drink one full tub of water every night. "If I come out and there is more than an inch of water in

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Horses and blood, dust and mud

January 30, 2019 — Cowboys call it a living or a way of life, spectators call it entertainment, and others call it too dangerous. The sport of rodeo can get a bad reputation, but people are still paying their entry fees to get in and hopefully win some money.

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