Sheridan Men, Gillette Women Win Ropin’ & Riggin’ Rodeo
The 63rd annual Casper College Ropin' and Riggin' rodeo wrapped up on Sunday at the Central Wyoming Fairgrounds with the Sheridan guys and the Gillette girls winning the team titles. On the mens side, Thomas Davis won the all around thanks to a win in the steer wrestling. Casper College's Logan Brown was 3rd in the all around thanks to a 2nd place finish in the team roping. Rhett Fanning of Gillette College won the saddle bronc with JW Meiers of the T-Birds taking 4th. Gillette's Colt Hokana placed first in the bareback with Lamar's Nathanial Hoey winning the bullriding. Bernard Girard of LCCC was the winner in the tie down roping.
The women's all around winner was Rickie Engesser from Gillette thanks to a victory in the goat tying. Kaycee Monnens of Casper College placed 3rd in that event. Deni Nicholls from Central Wyoming won the breakaway roping while Kelsey Lensegrav of the University of Wyoming won the barrel racing.
The college rodeo circuit moves in to Laramie and the top 2 teams as well as the top 3 individuals in the Central Rocky Mountain region advance to the College National Finals in June at the Casper Events Center