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NMJC Qualifies Two Bareback Riders to the 2014 CNFR

NMJC Qualifies Two Bareback Riders to the 2014 CNFR photo 4/28/2014 3:27:03 p.m. - Hobbs, NM.  

Tarleton State University was host for the tenth and final Southwest Region College Rodeo this past weekend in Stephenville, TX. NMJC Men’s Team sent six to the short round Saturday evening making it an exciting eventful evening for NMJC Rodeo in which Pake Sorey (Fr) from Pendleton, OR won the championship in tie down roping, and two NMJC bareback riders Linden Woods (Fr) from Maple Creek, SK, Canada and Kody Lamb (So) from Sherwood Park, AB, Canada, qualified for the College National Finals Rodeo in the second and third position of the Southwest Region. Wyatt Hayes (Fr) from Val Marie, SK, Canada finished second in tie down roping average and team ropers Wyatt McLaughlin (Fr) from Amelia, VA and Charlie Barefoot III (Fr) from Dinwiddie, VA, placed sixth in the long go.

Team wise the NMJC Men placed third overall, scoring 545 points behind the Weatherford team who scored 620 points and Tarleton State in second with 575 points.

Pake Sorey Tie down Roping Long GoPlaced 2nd -- 8.6 seconds
  Short GoPlaced 1st -- 9.6 seconds
  AverageChampion - 18.2 seconds on two head
Wyatt Hayes Tie down Roping Long GoPlaced 1st -- 8.4 seconds
  Short GoPlaced 2nd -- 10.0 seconds
  AveragePlaced 2nd -- 18.4 seconds on two head
 5th place in Tie Down/  
 Southwest Region Year-end Honors  
Linden Woods Bareback RidingLong GoPlaced 3rd - 72 Points
  Short GoPlaced 4th - 77 Points
  AveragePlaced 3rd - Total 149 Points
 Qualified 2nd in SWR Bareback Riding  
 Overall for CNFR/Casper, WY  
Kody Lamb Bareback RidingLong GoPlaced 4th - 68 Points
  Short GoPlaced 1st - 80 Points
  AveragePlaced 3rd - Total 149 Points
 Qualifed 3rd in SWR Bareback Riding   
 Overall for CNFR/Casper, WY  

Note: SWR / Top 3 in each event, top 2 Men’s and Women’s Teams, and All Round Cowboy and Cowgirl qualify for College National Finals Rodeo/ Casper, WY    June 15-21, 2014

McLaughlin/Barefoot Team Roping Long go Placed 6th - 7.1 seconds
  Short goNo Time
  Average Out of Average

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