EDGEMONT – For the second year in a row, milder temperatures made for a comfortable and enjoyable Fair Rodeo in Edgemont as Ranch Rodeo teams and individual cowboys and cowgirls competed in a number of events, much to the thrill of a filled grand stand and bleachers around the rodeo arena.
Winning this year’s Ranch Rodeo was the 43 Ranch team of JD Williams, Chris Laucomer, Bo Simons and Brad Lang, with a total time of 210.89. Second place went to The Ranch Hands (Shane Wilson, Travis Nitsch, Trevor Kahl, Tucker Harmon) with 233.85.
Third place in the Ranch Rodeo was earned by J/P Ranch (Josh Bilbrey, Trevor Rowley, Tim Chadwick, Randy Gugisberg) with 254.25, followed by the Just LeDoux It team (Matt Harkless, Shawn White, Les Tiltrum, Clay Edgar) in fourth place with 259.38.
Following are the results from the other rodeo events:
Ranch Bronc Ride
Wesley Rosengreen, 160 on two; Chris Laucomer, 78 on one.
Jeff Grill, 10.35; Chance Grill, 12.05.
Sydney Carey, 3.03; Cassidy March, 3.04; Taylor Bothwell, 3.53.
Youth Steer Riding
Xavier Reichardt, 68; Ryan Koupal, 60.
Jamie Merrill, 16.194; Kelly Adamson, 16.717; Mandy Tysdahl, 16.753; Robin Tierney, 16.897.
Scott White/Rory Brown, 6.4; Cory Clark/Logan Schlinz, 8.1; Dan Vetter/Rich Shaw, 9.2; Ty Thompson/Denton Shaw, 13.1.
Logan Van Eaton Memorial Top Hand Award: