10/1/2011

See results for Rounds One and Two and the draw for Round Three of the Charlotte BFTS event.

Read the PBR Press Release for Day One of the Charlotte BFTS event.

Read the morning line for Day Two of the Charlotte BFTS event.  Read about the PBR's commitment to breast cancer awareness.  Read about PBR hero and legend, Little Yellow Jacket.

Read the latest entry in the PBR blog.

Read about the passing of pickup man and college rodeo coach, Sonny Hansen.  Read about changes to the PRCA's Wrangler Million Dollar Tour format.

See early results from recent PRCA events.

Read about the CBR's Championship presentation ceremony in Fort Worth.

Read the latest update from twisTEDrodeo.

Fox Charlotte
http://www.foxcharlotte.com/rising/Wilson-Goes--130847298.html
Wilson Goes Cowboy to Preview the PBR Rodeo

Stockton Record
http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110930/A_SPORTS/109300320
Riders want revenge - and that's no bull

Idaho Press Tribune
http://www.idahopress.com/news/western-community-suffers-tragic-loss/article_e007f296-eb25-11e0-81e7-001cc4c03286.html
Western community suffers tragic loss

Tacoma News Tribune
http://www.thenewstribune.com/2011/09/30/1845965/rodeo-pickup-man-sonny-hansen.html
Rodeo pickup man Sonny Hansen dead at 42

Calgary Herald
http://www.calgaryherald.com/sports/rodeo-chucks/targets+March+return+rodeo+action/5480025/story.html
Hay targets March for return to rodeo action

Examiner
http://www.examiner.com/rodeo-in-national/circuit-finals-rodeo-season-underway-for-pro-rodeo
Circuit Finals Rodeo season underway for pro rodeo

Yakima Herald Republic
http://sportsyakima.com/2011/10/local-report-goldendale’s-baize-starts-well/
Local report:  Goldendale's Baize starts well

Contra Costa Times
http://www.contracostatimes.com/california/ci_19012696
Rodeo rolls into San Dimas this weekend

Harlan Tribune
http://harlanonline.com/articles/2011/09/30/news//doc4e849a3466c75290607830.txt
Burton named Miss Rodeo Iowa

El Defensor Chieftain
http://www.dchieftain.com/dc/index.php/news/3950-third-times-a-charm-for-2012-new-mexico-state-fair-queen.html
Third time's a charm for 2012 New Mexico State Fair Queen

Santa Cruz Patch
http://santacruz.patch.com/articles/yee-haw-rodeo-kicks-up-some-dust
Yee Haw!  Rodeo Kicks Up Some Dust

San Jose Mercury News
http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_19006514?nclick_check=1
Rodeo rides into town:  Deputy sheriffs host benefit for youth

Coos Bay World
http://theworldlink.com/sports/article_bdb4ee69-e8f5-5338-9893-b4e9b02e1257.html
Redmond man wins Battle of the Bulls

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/article_20df7bae-470c-5840-8cc1-63c0ccf6deba.html
Scoreboard:  Rodeo
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/article_31b67f6c-0f2b-5347-9aa5-87202af9c829.html
NRA titles come down to final night
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/article_f7eae63a-9b2e-575d-a363-34c39508153c.html
Thoreson, Moeykens take event leads

Helena Indepdent Record
http://helenair.com/sports/rodeo/nra-finals-give-butte-fans-a-thrill/article_0de87dc0-ebf3-11e0-8764-001cc4c03286.html
NRA Finals give Butte fans a thrill
http://helenair.com/sports/rodeo/boulder-s-ben-wrzensinski-takes-lead-in-bareback-at-nra/article_9db54242-eb28-11e0-be0d-001cc4c03286.html
Boulder's Ben Wrzensinski takes lead in bareback at NRA Finals

Bradenton Patch
http://bradenton.patch.com/articles/ninety-three-year-old-cowboy-has-a-saddle-bag-full-of-tricks
Ninety-Three Year Old Cowboy Has a Saddle Bag Full of Tricks

Silver City Sun News
http://www.scsun-news.com/ci_19018208
Rodeo highlights ranching skills

Fort Worth Star Telegram
http://www.star-telegram.com/2011/09/30/3409401/weatherford-college-sports-briefs.html
WC begins rodeo season in New Mexico

Corning Observer
http://www.corning-observer.com/sports/roping-10567-points-bluff.html
District 1 opens chutes on rodeo season

9/29/2011

Read why consistency is the name of the game both in the PBR and in NASCAR.  Read about the bull pen for the Charlotte BFTS event.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Speed TV
http://nascar.speedtv.com/article/in-the-cockpit-clint-bowyer-bulls-and-monsters/
In the Cockpit:  Clint Bowyer - Bulls and Monsters

Meridian Booster
http://www.meridianbooster.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3316996
Bulls set to buck at PBR Canada event

Lubbock Avalanche Journal
http://lubbockonline.com/sports-high-school-football/2011-09-28/hoffman-gray-koontz-finals-after-big-omaha-showing
Hoffman:  Gray, Koontz in finals after big Omaha showing

Huntsville Item
http://itemonline.com/sports/x555343322/Rodeo-Insider-Cooper-brothers-headed-to-Las-Vegas-for-NFR
Rodeo Insider:  Cooper brothers headed to Las Vegas for NFR

East Oregonian
http://www.eastoregonian.com/sports/rodeo_round_up/knowles-knows-comebacks/article_0b464b04-eac4-11e0-9eb8-001cc4c03286.html
Knowles knows comebacks

Pratt Tribune
http://www.pratttribune.com/topstories/x748712688/Barrel-racer-returns-to-sport-after-accident
Barrel racer returns to sport after accident

Calgary Herald
http://www.calgaryherald.com/sports/Concussed+Kelts+will+miss+Canadian+Finals+Rodeo/5473787/story.html
Concussed Kelts will miss the Canadian Finals Rodeo

Edmonton Journal
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/life/River+City+Roundup+plans+extend+celebration/5474796/story.html
River City Roundup plans to extend celebratin

Yakima Herald Tribune
http://sportsyakima.com/2011/09/rodeo-pro-west-circuit-rides-into-yakima/
Rodeo:  Pro-West circuit rides into Yakima

Salinas Californian
http://www.thecalifornian.com/article/20110929/NEWS01/109290314
Ruling gives rodeo OK at Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds

San Gabriel Valley Tribune
http://www.sgvtribune.com/news/ci_19006252
Rodeo rolls into San Dimas this weekend

Corpus Christi Caller Times
http://entertainment.caller.com/?p=7315
Bull Riders Support Breast Cancer:  Buckin' Event

Fence Post
http://www.thefencepost.com/article/20110929/NEWS/110929961/1032&ParentProfile=1001
Colorado Professional Rodeo Association Finals held in Grand Junction, Colorado

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/article_30ed5989-9eac-5b1c-a192-2a4c5c095d51.html
Eash chasing NRA Triple Crown

Helena Independent Record
http://helenair.com/sports/rodeo/northern-rodeo-association-finals-begin-today-in-butte/article_bf7f0426-ea60-11e0-88bd-001cc4c002e0.html
Northern Rodeo Association Finals begin today in Butte

Montana Standard
http://mtstandard.com/news/local/rodeo-clown-loves-role-as-entertainer/article_15eb6e10-ea4f-11e0-ad64-001cc4c002e0.html
Rodeo clown loves role as entertainer

Auburn Plainsman
http://www.theplainsman.com/view/full_story/15825065/article-Sixth-annual-FarmHouse-Rodeo-Classic-raises-hope?instance=home_news_lead_story
Sixth-annual FarmHouse Rodeo Classic raises hope

WRBL
http://www2.wrbl.com/news/2011/sep/28/inside-story-russell-county-stampede-rodeo-ar-2479449/
Inside Story:  Russell County Stampede Rodeo

Barrie Advance
http://www.simcoe.com/news/article/1136205--rodeo-finals-ride-into-town
Rodeo finals ride into town

Idaho Press Tribune
http://www.idahopress.com/news/tvcc-rodeo-coach-dies-from-injuries/article_d5e186e4-eabf-11e0-b677-001cc4c03286.html
TVCC rodeo coach dies from injuries

Ontario Argus Observer
http://www.argusobserver.com/articles/2011/09/29/news/doc4e84a8811062b576527855.txt
Tragic loss

Houston Chroncile
http://www.chron.com/news/article/Rodeo-coach-dies-of-injuries-after-bucked-by-horse-2195489.php
Rodeo coach dies of injuries after bucked by horse

Great Falls Tribune
http://www.greatfallstribune.com/article/20110929/NEWS01/109290307
Across the Big Sky

Casper Star Tribune
http://trib.com/sports/rodeo/article_1ddb1d57-f33f-5a95-a5d9-78e3f1b8717a.html
Casper College rodeo coach breaks pelvis
http://trib.com/sports/rodeo/article_a95b5564-b085-5d42-b91c-db839d0dc514.html
National champion cowboy Vezain readies for debut with Casper College

Rapid City Journal
http://rapidcityjournal.com/news/local/communities/spearfish/bhsu-rodeo-team-raises-for-scholarships/article_a376c324-ead1-11e0-9120-001cc4c002e0.html
BHSU rodeo team raises $7500 for scholarships

UTM Pacer
http://www.utmpacer.com/rodeo-team-opens-season-with-second-place-finish-at-missouri-valley-college-1.2620640#.ToUTjm97S4E
Rodeo team opens season with second-place finish at Missouri Valley Colleg

Alpine Avalanche
http://www.alpineavalanche.com/gallery/news/article_54092c56-eaa3-11e0-a779-001cc4c03286.html
Miss Rodeo Sul Ross 2011 to be crowned Saturday

9/28/2011

See the draw for Round One of the Charlotte BFTS event.

Read about the buckoff artist formerly known as Hank.

Read the latest entry in the PBR blog.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Jamestown Sun
http://www.jamestownsun.com/event/article/id/145180/group/Community/
Five to compete for Miss Rodeo ND pageant's crown

Houston Chronicle
http://blog.chron.com/schoolzone/2011/09/livestock-show-gifts-include-1-million-to-apollo-program/
Livestock show gifts include $1 million to Apollo program

KTRK
http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/education&id=8371493
HLSR donates $1 million to HISD Apollo 20 program

KXLF
http://www.kxlf.com/news/butte-elementary-students-to-rodeo-field-trip-to-civic-center/
Butte elementary students to rodeo field trip to Civic Center

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/article_f3d29573-54ef-5846-a5e7-0bfca35453c8.html
Hamilton on own horsepower for NRA Finals
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/article_57ac66ce-05a0-5798-a5ab-c154794d094f.html
Joe Kusek column:  Move to Butte could pay off for NRA Finals

Watsonville Patch
http://watsonville.patch.com/articles/hot-to-trot-farigrounds-wins-rodeo-lawsuit
Hot to Trot:  Fairgrounds Wins Rodeo Lawsuit

Longview News Journal
http://www.news-journal.com/lindale/news/annual-benefit-bullfest-scheduled-for-rodeo-arena/article_52b0c56a-3951-5638-9f90-7a7c501694d8.html
Annual benefit BullFest scheduled for Rodeo Arena

San Angelo Standard Times
http://www.gosanangelo.com/news/2011/sep/28/bull-riding-event-scheduled/
Bull riding event scheduled

York Region
http://www.yorkregion.com/what's%20on/article/1135794--rodeo-pulling-into-town
Rodeo pulling into town

Idaho Mountain Express
http://www.mtexpress.com/index2.php?ID=2005138714
Hailey stands behind rodeo-bond decision

Wichita Falls Times Record News
http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2011/sep/28/Henrietta_rodeo_9-28/
Henrietta holding Rodeo on Saturday

Columbus Republic
http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/c685d4de3461419ab514cef36ecb3c22/MT--Saco-Fatal-ID/
MSU-Northern rodeo team member from Hinsdale killed in crash near Saco

South Florida Gay News
http://www.southfloridagaynews.com/arts-and-entertainment/film-cinema/4524-straight-filmmaker-takes-on-gay-rodeo.html
Straight Filmmaker Takes on Gay Rodeo

9/27/2011

Read about the PBR returning to Charlotte after a 3-year hiatus.  Read Cody Custer's thoughts on the percieved lack of effort from some PBR riders (and in my opinion Cody hit it right on the head as usual).

Read about five PRCA cowboys who made the last week of the season pay off.  Read the latest news and notes from the PRCA.  Read about the contract personnel being named for the WNFR and NFSR.  Read a wrap-up of weekend PRCA rodeos.  Read about the passing of veteran specialty act performer Vince Bruce.

See early results from recent PRCA events.

Read about the CBR hosting their year-end event.

Read the latest update from Rob Smets.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Fort Worth Star Telegram
http://www.star-telegram.com/2011/09/26/3398938/decaturs-cooper-leads-tie-down.html
Decatur's Cooper leads tie-down ropers

Ellensburg Daily Record
http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/sports/under-the-hat-number-not-so-sweet-in-rodeo/article_31696758-e952-11e0-a022-001cc4c002e0.html
Under the Hat:  Number 16 not so sweet in rodeo
http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/rodeo/helmuth-just-misses-nfr-bid/article_7ded57e2-e952-11e0-a090-001cc4c002e0.html
Helmuth just misses NFR bid
http://www.dailyrecordnews.com/rodeo/minor-brothers-back-in-nfr/article_42d41f5a-e953-11e0-8652-001cc4c002e0.html
Minor brothers back in NFR

Black Hills Pioneer
http://www.bhpioneer.com/local_news/article_2622607e-e921-11e0-8cb6-001cc4c03286.html
"Days" wrangles 12th rodeo of the year nomination

East County Magazine
http://eastcountymagazine.org/node/7360
The 39th Annual Poway Rodeo

Yahoo! Sports
http://sports.yahoo.com/top/news?slug=ap-prorodeoleaders
Pro Rodeo Leaders

The Fence Post
http://www.thefencepost.com/article/20110927/NEWS/110929969/1032&ParentProfile=1001
RMBRA's first Membership Drive Bronc Riding, October 8-9

San Jose Mercury News
http://www.mercurynews.com/central-coast/ci_18989752
Cowboy up:  Judge rules Santa Cruz County's first rodeo in 20 years can move forward this weekend

Marshall Democrat-News
http://www.marshallnews.com/story/1767542.html
Vikings win rodeo opener

Missoulian
http://missoulian.com/college/griz/article_52fa3028-e8cb-11e0-8250-001cc4c002e0.html
Griz rodeo teams 2nd, 3rd at Miles City

Mudgeee Guardian
http://www.mudgeeguardian.com.au/news/local/news/general/dust-off-your-hat-for-next-weeks-mendooran-rodeo/2305000.aspx
Dust off your hat for next week's Mendooran Rodeo

9/26/2011

Pomerado News
http://www.pomeradonews.com/2011/09/26/poway-rodeo-organizers-pleased-with-weekend-event/
Poway Rodeo organizers pleased with weekend event

Read the behind-the-chutes information from the Wichita BFTS event.

Read about Trent Mills performance at the Mountain States Circuit Steer Roping.

See early results from recent PRCA events.

Read the latest entry in the Rank bull riding blog.

Read the latest updates from twisTEDrodeo.

Oregon Live
http://www.oregonlive.com/clackamascounty/index.ssf/2011/09/bull_riding_star_and_molalla-n.html
Molalla-born bull riding star, Ross Coleman, retires

Amarillo Globe News
http://amarillo.com/sports/more-sports/more-horse-sports/2011-09-25/purcella-chamberlain-pick-nice-paychecks
Purcella, Chamberlain pick up nice paychecks

Ag Journal
http://www.agjournalonline.com/news/x463300503/Texan-wins-title-at-Pendleton-Round-Up
Texan wins title at Pendleton Round-Up

Your Houston News
http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/eastex/news/rodeo-events-kick-off-with-parade/article_89c6b65c-8856-534a-9e04-0a0c8634b1fc.html
Rodeo events kick off with parade
http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/cleveland/news/miss-rodeo-tve-field-set-contestants-attend-orientation/article_dc7f0b94-80ab-50dd-b495-e9a74d34b337.html
Miss Rodeo TVE field set; contestants attend orientation

Utah State University Statesman
http://www.usustatesman.com/rodeo-club-has-rough-outing-1.2638053
Rodeo club has rough outing

KCSR
http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=17418
CSC Entries Place High at Sheridan Rodeo

Kingman Daily Miner
http://www.kingmandailyminer.com/main.asp?SectionID=2&SubSectionID=2&ArticleID=46938&TM=44737.6
Photo:  Speeding

Visalia Times-Delta
http://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/article/20110926/NEWS01/109260313/Junior-rodeo-finals-coming-Woodlake
Junior rodeo finals coming to Woodlake

Drayton Valley Western Review
http://www.draytonvalleywesternreview.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3312341
Successful first season for junior rodeo association

9/25/2011

Barstow Desert Dispatch
http://www.desertdispatch.com/articles/rodeo-11634-stables-yermo.html
Rodeo draws crowd to MCLB stables

Beausejour Review
http://www.beausejourreview.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3311636
Young riders saddle up

See complete results from the Wichita BFTS event.

Read the PBR Press Release for the Wichita BFTS event.  Read about PBR hero and legend, Ty Murray.

See the updated PBR 90-Point Club.

See updated PBR BFTS Points Standings.  See updated PBR Qualfiier Standings.

Read about Blake Knowles making the WNFR field with a win in Omaha.

See early results from recent PRCA events.

Read about Clayton Foltyn being named the 2011 CBR Cinch Tour World Champion.

Read the latest updates from the WPRA.

Native Times
http://www.nativetimes.com/sports/mainstream/6074-cherokee-kid-takes-early-lead-in-wichita
Cherokee Kid takes early lead in Wichita

Omaha World Herald
http://www.omaha.com/section/RCR
River City Rodeo article index
http://www.omaha.com/article/20110924/RCR/709249754/-1#dent-makes-most-of-opportunity
Dent makes most of opportunity
http://www.omaha.com/article/20110924/RCR/709249749#notes-rider-turned-judge-made-right-call
Notes:  Rider turned judge made right call
http://www.omaha.com/article/20110924/RCR/709249752#river-city-rodeo-results-saturday
River City Rodeo Results Saturday
http://odc.omaha.com/index.php?u_page=5002&p=2894
Photo Showcase:  River City Rodeo
http://www.omaha.com/article/20110924/NEWS01/110929815/0
River City Rodeo parades downtown

Pendleton East Oregonian
http://www.eastoregonian.com/sports/rodeo_round_up/knowles-slips-into-nfr-field/article_ef14837e-e73a-11e0-9521-001cc4c03286.html
Knowles slips into NFR field

Billings Gazette
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/article_3b672490-34e1-5a1f-84bd-039c6a76ad64.html
Scoreboard:  Rodeo
http://billingsgazette.com/sports/rodeo/article_c0cafa9d-f1aa-595c-8b21-02af4e626e86.html
NRA announces top bucking stock

Poway Patch
http://poway.patch.com/articles/poway-rodeo-thrills-sell-out-crowd-friday-night-warm-throngs-saturday
Poway Rodeo Thrills Sell-Out Crowd

San Bernardino Sun
http://www.sbsun.com/news/ci_18971799
Scouts learn the ropes at weekend rodeo
http://www.sbsun.com/news/ci_18970299
Sheriff's Rodeo is a heady experience

Pocono Record
http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110925/NEWS/109250335
Rodeo brings bucking good times at Shawnee Mountain

Rock Hill Herald
http://www.heraldonline.com/2011/09/25/3396051/north-chester-amateur-rodeo-is.html
North Chester Amateur Rodeo is Saturday

KSFY
http://www.ksfy.com/story/15542745/north
Sioux Falls hosts Northern Bull Riding Tour Finals

Queensland Times
http://www.qt.com.au/story/2011/09/26/junior-rider-cops-a-bruising-in-the-ring/
Rider cops a bruising in the ring