Stephenville team ropers come up aces in Washington

Cowboy Capital of the World Pro Rodeo next week at Lone Star Arena

World champs Clay Tryan and Jade Corkill made north of $8,000 at Washington State Fair Rodeo. || Courtesy DUDLEY BARKER/DudleyDoRight.com

By BRAD KEITH

TheFlashToday.com

STEPHENVILLE (September, 16, 2015) — Local team ropers duked it out at Washington State Fair Pro Rodeo over the weekend, and in the end, world champs Clay Tryan and Jade Corkill tied in the finals with Stephenville heeler Kory Koontz and partner Colby Lovell.

It was part of a big week by local team ropers as Tryan and Corkill won a total of $8,795 at the event and Koontz pocketed $8,005. Huckabay heeler Paul Eaves earned $6,195.


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Stephenville cowboy Cole Davison also celebrated a heeling victory, partnering with header Then Richard to win the Utah’s Own Rodeo at the Utah State Fair in Salt Lake City.

Here’s a look at those standings, and the world standings with just two weeks left for money counting toward the 2015 National Finals Rodeo. Shown are local competitors in the top 40 of their respective events, with the top 15 advancing to the NFR.

The Cowboy Capital of the World Pro Rodeo in Stephenville is next week at Lone Star Arena, and is one of the final rodeos for NFR money.

Utah’s Own Rodeo at the Utah State Fair:

Salt Lake City, Utah, Sept. 10-13

Team Roping – 1. Rhen Richard/Cole Davison, 4.5 seconds, $1,704


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Washington State Fair Pro Rodeo

Puyallup, Wa., Sept. 11-13

Team Roping – First Round: 3 (tie): Colby Lovell, Kory Koontz, 4.2, $3,005; 6. (tie) Clay Smith/Paul Eaves and Tryan/Corkill, 4.3, $1,395; Semifinals: 1. Tryan/Corkill, 5.1, $3,200; 2. Smith/Eaves, 5.4, $2,400; 4. Colby Lovell/Kory Koontz, 10.5 $800; Finals: 1. (tie) Tryan/Corkill and Lovell/Koontz, 4.9, $4,200; 3. Smith/Eaves, 5.2, $2,400.

Bull Riding – First round: 4. (tie) Bryce Barrios, 82.5, $1,843;

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World Standings:

Bareback – 4. Bobby Mote, Stephenville, $88,485.69.

Team Roping (Headers) – 1. Clay Tryan, Lipan, $115,614.27; 13. Jake Cooper, Stephenville, $65,692.47; 14. Luke Brown, Stephenville, $64,632.99; 23. David Key, Stephenville, $49,790.31; 28. Charly Crawford, Huckabay, $38,107.41; 30. Billy Bob Brown, Stephenville, $36,929; 32. Kaleb Driggers, Huckabay, $34,985.07; 40. Turtle Powell, Stephenville, $24,909.37.

Team Roping (Heelers) – 1. Jade Corkill, Huckabay, $115,614.27; 3. Travis Graves, Stephenville, $84,023.14; 4. Patrick Smith, Lipan, $82,095.59; 5. Kory Koontz, Stephenville, $78,043.04; 6. Travis Woodard, Stephenville, $74,470.32; 7. Paul Eaves, Huckabay, $73,618.72; 11. Jake Long, Stephenville, $65,408.64; 13. Kollin VonAhn, Huckabay, $64,447.35; 16. Dakota Kirchenschlager, Morgan Mill, $59,437.40; 22. Martin Lucero, Stephenville, $48,151.43; 25. Jim Ross Cooper, Stephenville, $42,049.72; 28. Walt Woodard, Stephenville, $39,823.46; 31. Cole Davison, Stephenville, $35,570.63.

Saddle Bronc Riding – 3. Isaac Diaz, Desdemona, $96,449.73; 4. Jacobs Crawley, Stephenville, $94,184.34; 8. Cort Scheer, Stephenville, $82,202.56; 24. Sterling Crawley, Stephenville, $40,814.03.

Tie-Down Roping – 3. Marty Yates, Stephenville, $94,715.88; 16. Sterling Smith, Stephenville, $63,140.95; 19. Reese Riemer, Stinnett (Tarleton), $55,687.41; 26. Cimarron Boardman, Stephenville, $46,504.26; 28. Cody Ohl, $41,005.34; 31. Ryan Watkins, Bluff Dale, $39,558.68; 32. Chase Williams, Stephenville, $37,977.22.

Steer Roping – 32. Martin Poindexter, Stephenville, $12,656.13

Bull Riding – 24. Bryce Barrios, Bluff Dale, $45,285.90.


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