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NWC Rodeo Moves Up To No. 3 AT CNFR

Posted by: Trapper Athletics — June 15, 2017

By BREANNE THIEL Tribune Sports Writer
Courtesy of the Powell Tribune

After three days of competition at the College National Finals Rodeo, the Northwest Trappers have moved up to the No. 3 spot in the nation, with sophomore Bubba Boots sitting in the No. 1 spot for all-around with 190 points.

On Monday, Caleb McMillan finished 17th in tie down roping with a time of 12.1 and Boots finished 20th with a time of 13 seconds. Boots also finished eighth in steer wrestling with a time of 5.2 seconds. In the team roping, Boots and Matthew Williams took 15th with a time of 11 seconds.

On Tuesday, Boots finished third in tie down roping in 9.4 seconds and McMillan finished eighth with a time of 10.4 seconds. In steer wrestling, Boots finished 12th in 5.7 seconds, and the team of Boots and Williams claimed 11th with a time of 6.4 seconds. Also competing in team roping were Weston Mann and Emilio Reyna, who finished 27th with a time of 23.1 seconds. 

Tonight’s (Thursday’s) competition will begin at 7 p.m. as will Friday’s and Saturday’s action, with all three nights broadcast on ESPN3.