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$172,300
CAREER EARNINGS

2021 Earnings:
$38,324

 
3rd
2021 World Standings


 

Born: March 12, 1980
Residence: Fowler, CO
Joined WPRA: 2007
Horses: Rio Fols “Bubba” (16-year old grey gelding) – Sire: Skips Fols/Dam: Miss Rio Ventur; Huskers Be Smokin “Chico” (13-year old palomino gelding) – Sire: High Brow Husker/Dam: Sonny Be Smokin
World titles: 3 (2011-12, 2015)
Wrangler NFBR qualifications: 2 (2020-21)
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, majoring in accounting

Professional


2021 Highlights 

• Won the Socorro (NM) County Fair & PRCA Rodeo
• Won the Dick Stull Memorial Rodeo (Sterling, CO)
• Won the Kimball (NE) Breakaway Roping
• Co-champion at Tri-State Rodeo (Amarillo, TX)
• Co-champion at Caldwell Night (Idaho) Rodeo
• Finished second at Lea County Fair & Rodeo (Lovington, NM)
• Finished second at World’s Oldest Rodeo (Prescott, AZ)
• Ranked 21st in the WPRA Breakaway Standings for co-approved events prior to WPRA World Finals with $10,034

Career Highlights

• 2020 - Finished the year ranked 15th in the world with $15,542. Won $6,625 at inaugural NFBR. Qualified for the semifinal round with an average time of 19.2 seconds on seven head. Co-champion at Deadwood (SD) Breakaway Roping. Finished second at the Redmond (OR) Breakaway Roping. Tied for second at Dickinson (ND) Breakaway Roping. Finished third at Range Days Rodeo (Rapid City, SD)

• 2015 – Won her third WPRA World Title in Breakaway Roping with $12,752
• 2012 – Won her second WPRA World Title in the Breakaway Roping with $17,490
• 2011 – Won her first WPRA World Title in the Breakaway Roping with $16,750
• 2010 – Reserve World Champion breakaway roper with $8.796

Amateur

Seven-time Colorado Professional Rodeo Association Breakaway Roping Champion.

Awards


Husker Be Smokin “Chico” finished third in the 2021 Nutrena Horse of the Year presented by AQHA voting

Personal


Husband, Darnell (PRCA tie-down roper), son Denton, daughters Evin and Annie…Her father raised Bubba and gave to his daughter…Raised on ranch near Burlington, CO…Favorite home cooked meal is steak and potatoes; favorite restaurant is Texas Roadhouse; favorite flavor of ice cream is butter pecan…Played basketball and volleyball in high school…Rodeo idols Lari Dee Guy and Joe Beaver.

 

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