4/13/2013

Read the morning line for Day One of the Louisville BFTS event.  See a video of the PBR at Churchill Downs.  Read about Myrtis Dightman being the Jackie Robinson of bull riding.  Read some game notes for the Louisville BFTS event.  Read about the KFC Yum! Center getting down and dirty for the PBR.  Read about Carl Nafzger being a cowboy at heart.

See early results from recent PRCA events.

Read the latest updates from the WPRA.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Wichita Eagle
http://www.kansas.com/2013/04/11/2757564/professional-bull-riders-coming.html
Professional Bull Riders coming to Intrust Bank Arena

WHAS
http://www.whas11.com/news/local/PBR-champ-goes-snout-to-snout-with-horse-champion-202744001.html
PBR champ goes snout-to-snout with horse champion
http://www.whas11.com/news/local/Professional-Bull-Riders-at-KFC-Yum-Center-this-weekend-202704501.html
Professional Bull Riders at KFC Yum! Center this weekend

Men's Journal
http://www.mensjournal.com/magazine/brazils-bull-riding-takeover-20130411
Brazil's Bull-Riding Takeover

Lewiston Morning Tribune
http://lmtribune.com/northwest/article_be3f1fb5-a95c-508b-ac20-a727ba1e469a.html
Get your tickets for pro bull-riding event

Red Bluff Daily News
http://www.redbluffdailynews.com/ci_23003072/rodeos-best-work-red-bluff-round-up
Rodeo's best to work the Red Bluff Round-Up
http://www.redbluffdailynews.com/rodeo/ci_23018901/truck-event-set-during-round-up-weekend
Truck event set during Red Bluff Round-Up weekend

Corpus Christi Caller Times
http://www.caller.com/news/2013/apr/12/buc-days-rodeo-week-kicks-off-festivities-along/
Buc Days Rodeo Week kicks off festivities along Corpus Christi Bayfront

Oakdale Leader
http://www.oakdaleleader.com/section/44/article/10504/
Events Run Nearly Nonstop for Rodeo Week

Escalon Times
http://beta.escalontimes.com/section/11/article/274/
Rodeo Parade Entertains Masses

Ogden Standard Examiner
http://www.standard.net/stories/2013/04/12/miss-rodeo-ogden-pageant-today
Miss Rodeo Oregon pageant is today

Longview News Journal
http://www.news-journal.com/news/local/bling-is-the-thing-for-cowgirls-as-longview-s-western/article_4df98cb4-b194-51c9-93f6-8aaf20a13c51.html
Bling is the thing for cowgirls as Longview's Western Week nears

Salinas Californian
http://www.thecalifornian.com/article/20130412/NEWS01/304120055/Float-building-workshop-set-Colmo-del-Rodeo
Float-building workshop set for Colmo del Rodeo

Alice Echo-News Journal
http://www.alicetx.com/news/article_81849c12-c7f7-5454-adae-a0bd52826357.html
Bull riding champion recognized by city council

Northwest Florida Daily News
http://www.nwfdailynews.com/entertainment/local-entertainment-news/old-spanish-trail-rodeo-riding-into-baker-1.125284
Old Spanish Trail Rodeo riding into Baker

Charlotte Observer
http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2013/04/12/3971070/stegalls-arena-rodeo-in-concord.html
Stegall's Arena rodeo in Concord opens for 2013 season

Memphis Commercial Appeal
http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2013/apr/11/bull-riding-barrel-racing-among-highlights-of-in/?partner=yahoo_feeds
Bull riding, barrel racing among highlights of rodeo in Southaven

The Reporter
http://www.thereporter.com/opinion/ci_23018494/letter-rodeo-abusive-too
Letter:  Rodeo abusive, too

Rapid City Journal
http://rapidcityjournal.com/sports/college-rodeo-bhsu-to-host-will-lantis-yellow-jacket-stampede/article_b54445f2-efb5-5e28-a01f-fc0b7e8e842a.html
College rodeo:  BHSU to host Will Lantis Yellow Jacket Stampede

LaJunta Tribune Democrat
http://www.lajuntatribunedemocrat.com/article/20130411/NEWS/130419979/1020/SPORTS?rssfeed=true
Otero J.C. rodeo signs New Mexico standout

Cibola County Beacon
http://www.cibolabeacon.com/cibola_living/ntc-rodeo-team-visits-bluewater-students/article_169ef002-a2fe-11e2-a653-0019bb2963f4.html
NTC Rodeo Team Visits Bluewater Students

Casper Journal
http://www.casperjournal.com/sports/article_8a59d714-1eca-5823-9512-44111f6e4d60.html?comment_form=true
Ropin' and Riggin' Days Rodeo

Grand Junction Sentinel
http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/for-mavs-it-is-their-first-rodeo/
For Mavs, it is their first rodeo

NBC 11
http://www.nbc11news.com/localnews/headlines/The-CMU-Rodeo-Team-drives-a-herd-through-campus-202644671.html
CMU Rodeo Team drives steers through campus

Torrington Telegram
http://www.torringtontelegram.com/v2_news_articles.php?heading=0&story_id=12087&page=60
Weinreis and O'Keeffe lead EWC rodeo

Our Colorado News
http://www.ourcoloradonews.com/elbert/news/school-rodeo-team-saddles-up-for-event-at-elbert-county/article_df5585f6-a2fe-11e2-8ac1-001a4bcf887a.html
School rodeo team saddles up for event at Elbert County fairgrounds

Sheridan Press
http://www.thesheridanpress.com/index.php/sports/local/1499-sheridan-county-rodeo-athletes-set-to-open-spring-in-laramie
Sheridan County rodeo athletes set to open spring in Laramie

ABC Local
http://www.abc.net.au/rural/tas/content/2013/04/s3734927.htm?site=northtas
National Rodeo Guidelines slowly emerging

Newcastle Herald
http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1428651/dungog-rodeo-kicks-off/?cs=391
Dungog rodeo kicks off

4/11/2013

Examiner
http://www.examiner.com/article/tickets-now-on-sale-for-second-half-of-pbr-built-ford-tough-series-2013-season
Tickets now on sale for second half of “PBR Built Ford Tough Series” 2013 season

Huntsville Item
http://itemonline.com/sports/x1319130893/RODEO-INSIDER-Patience-pays-off-for-Creasy-after-leg-injury
Rodeo Insider: Patience pays off for Creasy after leg injury

Modesto Bee
http://www.modbee.com/2013/04/10/2663876/cowboys-head-to-oakdale.html
Cowboys look forward to 62nd Oakdale Saddle Club Rodeo

Creston News Advertiser
http://www.crestonnewsadvertiser.com/2013/04/10/rising-rodeo-star-wins-ram-national-finals/at0jew9/
Rising rodeo star wins Ram National Finals

Jacksonville Progress
http://jacksonvilleprogress.com/local/x237743157/City-once-again-leases-rodeo-grounds-to-J-ville-Rodeo-Association
City once again leases rodeo grounds to Jacksonville Rodeo Association

Dothan Eagle
http://www.dothaneagle.com/sports/troy/article_89f09066-a258-11e2-b5e2-0019bb30f31a.html
Troy women’s rodeo team qualifies for nationals
http://www.dothaneagle.com/sports/troy/article_4faeaa4a-a259-11e2-916c-0019bb30f31a.html
Kinston’s Lane Taylor wrapping up rodeo career at Troy

Powell Tribune
http://www.powelltribune.com/sports/item/10880-northwest-trapper-rodeo-struggles-in-spring-return
Northwest Trapper rodeo struggles in spring return

Sandhills Express
http://sandhillsexpress.com/BuySell/BuySellDetails/tabid/108/ArticleId/7533/University-Rodeo-Will-Be-Available-Via-Webcast.aspx
University Rodeo will be available via webcast

Reno Gazette Journal
http://www.rgj.com/article/20130410/MVN05/304100123/Local-rodeos-draw-big-numbers
Local rodeos draw big numbers

Wanganui Chronicle
http://www.wanganuichronicle.co.nz/news/rodeo-rides-into-feilding/1825879/
Rodeo rides into Feilding

The Mercury
http://www.themercury.com.au/article/2013/04/11/376624_tasmania-news.html
Get tougher over rodeos

ABC Online
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-04-11/call-for-rodeo-crackdown/4622676?section=tas
Call for rodeo crackdown

4/10/2013

Read about the CBR's South Point Vegas Challenge.

KIII
http://www.kiiitv.com/story/21937131/buc-days-commission-hopes-this-years-rodeo-biggest-yet
Buc Days Commission Hopes this Year's Rodeo Biggest Yet

Athens Daily Review
http://www.athensreview.com/local/x1340811751/Cowboys-comin-to-town
Cowboys comin' to town

Provo Daily Herald
http://www.heraldextra.com/news/local/south/payson/donations-for-rodeo-monument/article_9ba53ff2-a1e3-11e2-8915-0019bb2963f4.html
Donations for rodeo monument

Powell Tribune
http://www.powelltribune.com/editorials/item/10876-editorial-rodeo-not-on-trial-with-this-newspaper
Editorial:  Rodeo not on trial with this newspaper

Read the latest in the series focusing on PBR wives featuring Alli Clark. Read about the battle at the top of the PBR standings.

Read about Rocky Patterson defending his National Circuit Finals Steer Roping title.

Washington Post
http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/pbrs-top-20-events-to-be-showcased-on-rfd-tv-in-special-pbr-20-20-series/2013/04/10/034cfe24-a211-11e2-bd52-614156372695_story.html
PBR’s top 20 events to be showcased on RFD-TV in special “PBR 20-20” Series

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/kusek-column-lockart-home-for-a-while/article_a973763e-b59e-5347-9e3a-9cfdbd7bb9f3.html
Kusek column: Lockhart home, for a while

Mineral Wells Index
http://mineralwellsindex.com/topstory/x237742079/Saddling-up-for-the-annual-rodeo-parade
Saddling up for the annual rodeo parade

Lake County News
http://www.lakeconews.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=30653:lake-county-rodeo-association-plans-april-27-kickoff-dance&catid=1:latest&Itemid=197
Lake County Rodeo Association plans April 27 kickoff dance

Willows Journal
http://www.willows-journal.com/news/rodeo-10094-stonyford-fuller.html
Rodeo Queen crowned; hails from Big Oak Valley

SDSU Collegian
http://www.sdsucollegian.com/2013/04/10/sdsu-rodeo-wrangles-in-two-first-place-finishes/
SDSU rodeo wrangles in two first-place finishes

LaJunta Tribune Democrat
http://www.lajuntatribunedemocrat.com/article/20130410/NEWS/130419993/1020/SPORTS
Bilkey gets Otero J.C. rodeo’s first win of season

UT Martin Pacer
http://www.utmpacer.com/news/utm-hosts-45th-annual-spring-college-rodeo-1.3024706#.UWXjIKKG2iM
UTM hosts 45th Annual Spring College Rodeo

The Advocate
http://www.theadvocate.com.au/story/1422367/greens-call-for-monitoring-of-rodeos/?cs=86
Greens call for monitoring of rodeos

Inquirer News
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/388565/rodeo-festival-shuns-masbate-politics
Rodeo Festival shuns Masbate politics

4/9/2013

Dallas Morning News
http://thescoopblog.dallasnews.com/2013/04/the-greatest-texas-athlete-youve-never-heard-of-bushwacker.html/
The greatest Texas athlete you've never heard of:  Bushwacker

Stephenville Empire Tribune
http://www.yourstephenvilletx.com/news/local/article_0447b2c8-a13b-11e2-906a-001a4bcf887a.html
What's happening in the world of rodeo
http://www.yourstephenvilletx.com/news/local/article_2814421a-a12d-11e2-9c00-001a4bcf887a.html
From the saddle to the barrel, Kenny Petet does it all

Houston Chronicle
http://www.chron.com/woodlands/news/article/Fun-continues-at-the-Montgomery-County-Fair-and-4421154.php
Fun continues at the Montgomery County Fair and Rodeo this weekend

Sheridan Press
http://www.thesheridanpress.com/index.php/sports/local/1393-sc-rodeo-team-eighth-in-torrington
SC rodeo team eighth in Torrington

Destin Log
http://www.thedestinlog.com/news/ride-em-cowboys-and-girls-freeport-rodeo-benefits-boys-and-girls-club-photos-1.124418
Ride 'em cowboys and girls:  Freeport rodeo benefits Boys and Girls Club

Belle Plaine Herald
http://belleplaineherald.com/main.asp?SectionID=7&SubSectionID=39&ArticleID=1936
Traxlers' Bulls Could be Stars of Show at High Island Rodeo

Marshfield Mail
http://marshfieldmail.com/news/the-j-bar-h-rodeo-s-last-round-up/article_d8b755d2-a13a-11e2-83d6-0019bb2963f4.html
The J Bar H Rodeo's last round-up

Read the latest entry in Reese Cates’ blog. Read about the box office being open for the second half of the PBR season.

Read the latest news and notes from the PRCA.

Read the latest update from twisTEDrodeo.

Wall Street Journal
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323916304578400503374361938.html?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=riders&utm_campaign=BILLINGS
This Ain’t No Bull: Nary a Cowboy Can Ride ‘Em These Days

Fort Worth Star Telegram
http://www.star-telegram.com/2013/04/08/4759080/rodeo-insider-stephenville-barrel.html
Rodeo Insider: Stephenville barrel racer finishes second at Oklahoma City event

Manteca Bulletin
http://www.mantecabulletin.com/section/1/article/71032/
Rookies hosting kickoff party for Oakdale Rodeo

Scottsbluff Star Herald
http://www.starherald.com/sports/local_sports/ewc-men-still-lead-regional-standings-after-home-rodeo/article_c64850d0-a0d2-11e2-a336-001a4bcf887a.html
EWC men still lead regional standings after home rodeo

Troy Messenger
http://www.troymessenger.com/2013/04/09/troy-womens-rodeo-riding-high-after-solid-season/
Troy women’s rodeo riding high after solid season

Springfield State Journal Register
http://www.sj-r.com/sports/x1545199550/Rodeo-coming-to-state-fairgrounds-this-weekend
Rodeo coming to state fairgrounds this weekend

Imperial Valley Press
http://articles.ivpressonline.com/2013-04-08/two-day-rodeo_38382035
Rodeo: Cowboys and cowgirls compete in California Junior Rodeo Association event

4/8/2013

Read about Cooper Davis winning the Tuff Hedeman Championship Challenge.

KTVQ
http://www.ktvq.com/news/erickson-puts-on-record-setting-show-at-rncfr/
Erickson puts on record-setting show at RNCFR

Amarillo Globe News
http://amarillo.com/sports/pro-sports/2013-04-07/hoffman-weatherford-rider-wins-ncha-super-stakes-classic-open-title
Hoffman:  Weatherford rider wins NCHA Super Stakes Classic Open title (includes CBR and PBR updates)

Hanford Sentinel
http://www.hanfordsentinel.com/celebrating-rodeo/article_37e3682e-a06f-11e2-9f86-001a4bcf887a.html
Celebrating rodeo

Santiago Times
http://www.santiagotimes.cl/culture/lifestyle/25978-new-generation-takes-reins-at-chilean-rodeo-championship
New generation takes reins at Chilean rodeo championship

See complete results from the Billings BFTS event.

Read some behind-the-chutes information from the Billings BFTS event. Read about Shane Proctor regaining the world lead in Montana. Watch a video of JB Mauney explaining why he paid the price in Billings. See the photo gallery of the Billings BFTS event.

Read about luck finally turning Luke Creasy’s way in Huntsville.

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/brazilian-rookie-claims-bull-riding-title/article_408ab154-01b6-5e41-8b57-5841eee0000c.html
Brazilian rookie claims bull riding title
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/scoreboard-bull-riding/article_78d96eb1-d3a6-5231-af82-358bdaef402f.html
Scoreboard: Bull riding

KULR
http://www.kulr8.com/news/local/PBR-Wraps-Up-in-Billings-201854081.html
PBR Wraps Up In Billings

KTVQ
http://www.ktvq.com/news/vieira-wins-pbr-billings-proctor-regains-overall-lead/
Vieira wins PBR Billings, Proctor regains overall lead

Bend Bulletin
http://www.bendbulletin.com/article/20130407/NEWS0107/304070343/
Sisters Rodeo tickets on sale

New Jersey Sunbeam
http://www.nj.com/salem/index.ssf/2013/04/bull_riding_at_the_cowtown_rod.html
Rookies try out bull riding at the Cowtown Rodeo

Fort Madison Daily Democrat
http://www.dailydem.com/news/image_9aaa3079-ff32-58bb-ad01-ba275b7cbac2.html
Rodeo Announcement Band

KFYR
http://www.kfyrtv.com/News_Stories.asp?news=63091
Miss Rodeo Training

Abilene Reporter News
http://www.reporternews.com/news/2013/apr/07/big-country-journal-at-snyder-rodeo-the-bucks/
Big Country Journal: At Snyder rodeo, the bucks don’t stop here

The Missoulian
http://missoulian.com/news/state-and-regional/msu-s-rodeo-endowment-reaches-million/article_62f3b642-9faf-11e2-b6d9-0019bb2963f4.html
MSU’s rodeo endowment reaches $1 million

Twin Falls Times News
http://magicvalley.com/sports/rodeo/successful-home-weekend-for-tubbs-at-district-vi-rodeo/article_ea514a0c-a002-11e2-b57c-0019bb2963f4.html
Succsssful Home Weekend for Tubbs at District VI Rodeo

4/7/2013

See results from Day Two and the draw for Day Three of the Billings BFTS event.

Read the morning line for Day Three of the Billings BFTS event.  Read about Aaron Roy's career year continuing with the 15/15/win.

Read about Shane Erickson and Jade Corkill winning the RNCFR team roping title.

See results from the RNCFR.  See early results from recent PRCA events.

Read the latest updates from the WPRA.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/roy-wins-battle-big-points-in-pbr-battle/article_e446daab-eb3f-50f5-a73c-d97615d272e0.html
Roy wins battle, big points in PBR battle
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/kusek-column-branger-proud-to-be-part-of-pbr-s/article_2756e838-89bd-5a2a-8140-093ad53f35e2.html
Kusek column:  Branger proud to be part of PBR's roots
http://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/sports/bobcats/rodeo/article_daca3a0a-9f47-11e2-b2e8-001a4bcf887a.html
Scoreboard:  Rodeo

KULR
http://www.kulr8.com/news/local/Bull-Riders-Take-More-Time-to-Meet-Fans-201788451.html
Bull Riders Meet Fans

Oklahoman
http://newsok.com/national-circuit-finals-rodeo-ethan-thouvenell-goes-for-broke/article/3780835
National Circuit Finals Rodeo:  Ethan Thouvenell goes for broke

WDAY
http://www.wday.com/event/article/id/78155/
PRCA Rodeo continues to see a great turnout

Abilene Reporter News
http://www.reporternews.com/news/2013/apr/06/johnston-clydesdales-to-be-part-of-2013-western/
Johnston:  Clydesdales to be part of 2013 Western Heritage Classic

KFVS
http://www.kfvs12.com/story/21845506/entertainment-lineup-for-61st-annual-sikeston-rodeo-announced
Entertainment lineup for 61st Annual Sikeston Rodeo announced

Oregon Live
http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/index.ssf/2013/04/some_oregon_rodeo_enthusiasts.html
Some Oregon rodeo enthusiasts worried anti-horse tripping bill could lead to slippery slope

Bozeman Daily Chronicle
http://www.bozemandailychronicle.com/sports/bobcats/rodeo/article_daca3a0a-9f47-11e2-b2e8-001a4bcf887a.html
Picking up the slack

Birmingham News
http://www.al.com/sports/index.ssf/2013/04/troy_mens_womens_rodeo_teams_p.html
Troy men's, women's rodeo teams pick up individual wins in Mississippi

Statesboro Herald
http://www.statesboroherald.com/section/1/article/49200/
"Pork Chop" entertains rodeo crowd

Natchez Democrat
http://www.natchezdemocrat.com/2013/04/07/deputy-sheriffs-rodeo-coming-to-town/
Deputy Sheriff's rodeo coming to town