Team Ropers Win Big Money At Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo
The 13-day run of rodeo action at Cheyenne Frontier Days concluded last Sunday at Frontier Park.
A pair of team ropers came away with the most money won. Header Brandon Beers and Heeler Jim Ross Cooper won the second round, finals and average title in team roping. Thanks to that trifecta, they won over $17,000 for their efforts.
The All-Around cowboy was Trell Etbauer, who won $12,053 in tie-down roping and steer wrestling.
2014 Average Champions at Cheyenne Frontier Days:
Bareback – Richmond Champion, 257 points on 3 rides, $8,415
Steer Wrestling – K.C. Jones, 30.2 seconds on 3 head, $9,874
Team Roping – Brandon Beers/Jim Ross Cooper, 27.7 seconds on 3 head, $9,391
Saddle Bronc – Chad Ferley, 248 points on 3 rides, $7,092
Tie-Down Roping – Trevor Brazile, 37.1 seconds on 3 head, $10,918
Barrel Racing – Brenda Mays, 53.23 seconds on 3 runs, $8,880
Steer Roping – Jarrett Blessing, 58.9 seconds on 3 head, $8,444
Bull Riding – Austin Meier, 254 points on 3 rides, $8,494