2020 World Standings
Born: July 9, 1996
Residence: McDade, TX
Horse: Lena On the Rocks “Lena" (11-year old palomino mare) Sire: Firewaterontherocks/Dam: Tourlena;
Joined the WPRA: 2018
World titles: 0
Wrangler NFR qualifications: 1 (2020)
DNCFR/RNCFR qualifications (actual rodeo seasons): 1 (2020)
Education: Texas A&M University with a degree in agricultural communications and journalism (May 2018); Texas A&M Commerce – master’s degree in agricultural science
• Won the Dixie National Rodeo (Jackson, Miss.)
• Won first round at RNCFR in Greeley, Colorado
• Tied for the win at Bell County PRCA Rodeo (Belton, TX)
• 2019 – Texas Circuit Finals year-end standings champion. Qualified for the 2020 RNCFR which was postponed due to COVID-19 in April of 2020. Won Bonneyville, AB, Canada. Finished the year ranked 19th with $65,088.
• 2018 – WPRA Rookie of the Year and finished 24th in the world with $61,199. Won the ProRodeo Tour Finale in Puyallup, Washington. Qualified for the Texas Circuit Finals Rodeo. Won the West Texas Fair & Rodeo (Abilene, TX) and 7th Annual Four States Fair & Rodeo (Texarkana, AR)
Won the Jerry Ann Taylor Best Dressed Award at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, 2020. WPRA Rookie of the Year, 2018.
Single…Mother, Dawn Smith owns and operates with Nell Roberts Oak Tree Reality in Bastrop, Texas…Was a WPRA Junior member in 2007 and 2008. Bought WPRA permit in 2017…Competed on the Texas A&M rodeo team and qualified for National College Finals Rodeo three times in barrels, breakaway roping and goat tying…Both parents had rodeo backgrounds and she competed in Junior High and High School making the Nationals in goat tying…Purchased her horse Lena as a five year old from Cindy Skinner. Susie Campbell started the mare on the barrels and Jimmie filled her permit on Lena in October 2017.