College National Finals Rodeo – Round 1 Update

College National Finals Rodeo – Round 1 Update
June 11th, 2024 | rsjeklocha

CASPER, Wyo.—The following are results from the first round of  the College National Finals Rodeo, June 10, 2024, courtesy of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. Complete results are available at

Listen to comments from Mid Plains Community College Rodeo Coach Aukai Kaai here:

Barrel racing: 1, Taycie Matthews, University of West Alabama, 13.93 seconds. 2, Kalli McCall, Hill College, 14.02; 3, Tayla Moeykens, Montana State University, 14.03. 4, Emma Smith, Texas A & M University, 14.04; 5, (tie) Jaylie Matthews, University of West Alabama, and Libby Berger, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, 14.04. 7, Emma Ricke, Northeastern Oklahoma A & M College, 14.21. 8, Weslyn Reno, New Mexico State University, 14.26.

Bareback riding: 1, (tie) Bradlee Miller, Sam Houston State University; Weston Timberman, Clarendon College and Wacey Schalla, Clarendon College, 80.5 points each. 4, (tie) Ty Pope, Missouri Valley College,  and  Coy Montgomery, College of Southern Idaho, 80. 6, Sage Allen, College of Southern Idaho, 79.5. 7, (tie) Gavin French, Texas A & M University; Roedy O. Farrell, Tarleton State University, and Will Norstrom, Western Texas College, 78.

Tie-Down Roping: 1, Brey Yore, South Plains College, 8.6 seconds. 2, (tie) Zane Kilgus, Northeastern Oklahoma A & M College, and Blake Bowler, Southern Utah University, 9.1. 4, Blayne Saine, University of West Alabama, 9.5. 5, Koby Douch, Hill College, 9.6. 6, Riley Webb, Southwest Texas Junior College, 9.8. 7, TJ Bowler, Utah State University, 10.6. 8, Kota Wilhite, University of West Alabama, 10.8.

Breakaway Roping: 1, (tie) Lauren Booty, University of West Alabama, and Taylor Jones, Blue Mountain Community College, 2.1 seconds each. 3, Zoie Bedke, Idaho State University, 2.2. 4, Payton Johnson, Central Arizona College, 2.3. 5, (tie) Fallon Ruffoni, Cuesta College, and Ashley Henderson, University of West Alabama, 2.4. 8, McKenna Clingman, Colorado Mesa University, and Kate Eiland, Pearl River Community College. 

Saddle Bronc Riding: 1, Thayne Elshere, Gillette College, 84.5 points. 2, Talon Elshere, Casper College, 80.5. 3, Zac Dallas, New Mexico State University, 79. 4, Gus Gaillard, Tarleton State University, 78.5 5, Caseyn Pearson, Trinity Valley Community College, 76. 6, (tie) Blake Steuck, Fort Scott Community College, and Eastan West, Casper College, 75.5. 8, Drew Bordelon, McNeese State University, 74.5,

Steer Wrestling: 1, Sam Carson, Utah Valley University, 4.5 seconds. 2, (tie) Christian Cagle, Northwest Mississippi Community College, and David Gallagher, University of Wyoming, 4.7, 4, (tie) Trav Johnson, Montana State University, and Trisyn Kalawai’a, Northwest Oklahoma State University, 4.8. 6, Cam Fox, Northwest Oklahoma State University, 5.0. 7, Austin Madison, Black Hills State University, 5.2. 8, Landris White, Tarleton State University, 5.5.

Bull Riding: (five qualified rides) 1, Wacey Schalla, Clarendon College, 81 points. 2, Lane Vaughn, Western Texas College, 79. 3, Zeke Martinez, Wharton County Junior College, 78.5. Spin’er Burger, Wharton County Junior College, 75. 5, Brad Moreno, New Mexico State University, 71.

Goat Tying: 1, (tie) Rayme Jones, Tarleton State University, and Riata Day, University of Wyoming, 6.1 seconds. 3, Kamryn Duncan, McNeese State University, 6.2. 4, (tie) Tori Brower, Tarleton State University, and Emma Eiguren, Trinity Valley Community College, 6.3. 6, Madalyn Richards, Texas A & M University, 6.4. 7, (tie) Maggie Usher, Cal Poly State University – San Luis Obispo; McKenna Brennan, Panhandle State University; Parker McIntyre, Panhandle State University, and McKenna Clingman, Colorado Mesa University, 6.5.

Team Roping: 1, Lan Fuher, South Dakota State University, and Clayton Backhaus, Black Hills State University, 6.1 seconds. 2, Weston Mills, University of Wyoming, and Coy Johnson, Gillette College, 6.4. 3, (tie) Cooper Pavkov and Luke Murphy, University of Montana, Western;  and Trey Hughes, Angelo State University, and Caden Tinsley, Ranger College, 7.3. 5, Kelon Andrews, Northeast Texas Community College, and Jayden Cisneros, Wharton County Community College, 8.3. 6, (tie) Cooper Andersen and Kass Newman, Central Arizona College; and Tyler Jones, California State University – Fresno, and Tanner Kerr, Feather River College, 8.9. 8, Blake Bowler, Southern Utah University, and TJ Bowler, Utah State University, 9.5.


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