Yates, Driggers remain on fire while Woodard also wins

Advertisement
Marty Yates, shown in the 2015 NFR, won the all-around title and the tie-down roping at Kildeer, Montana Sunday and Monday. || Courtesy DUDLEY BARKER/DudleyDoRight.com

FLASH STAFF REPORT

TheFlashToday.com

(June 21, 2016) — Marty Yates and Kaleb Driggers are on absolute fire, and Walt Woodard also recorded an average victory last week on the PRCA circuit.

Yates made more than $7,000 last week, placing first in the average, first in the opening round and second in the second-go at North Platte, Neb. and also taking second at Pleasant Grove, Utah. Yates has soared to 18th in the world standings after beginning the year on the ERA circuit, ineligible for PRCA competition. It’s the fourth consecutive week he has won a PRCA event.


Advertisement
Advertisement

Header Kaleb Driggers of Huckabay and heeler Junior Nogueira tied with Clay Smith and Huckabay heeler Paul Eaves in Pleasant Grove, winning more than $2,800 per man. Woodard, a Stephenville heeler, paired with Adam Rose to take the average at North Platte, where they were second in the first round and split top money in the second round, winning a total of more than $3,000.

Here is a look at PRCA winnings by local athletes last week:

Strawberry Days Rodeo

Pleasant Grove, Utah

Team roping:

1. (tie) Kaleb Driggers/Junior Nogueira and Clay Smith/Paul Eaves, 4.6 seconds, $2,817 each

3. Colby Lovell/Travis Graves, 4.9, $2,348

Saddle bronc riding:

6. (tie) Jacobs Crawley, 82, $404

Tie-down roping:

2. Marty Yates, 7.3, $2,406

8. Cimarron Boardman, 8.3, $241


Advertisement
Advertisement

Buffalo Bill Rodeo

North Platte, Neb.

Team roping:

First round: 2. Adam Rose/Walt Woodard, 6.1, $814

Second round: 1. (tie) Adam Rose/Walt Woodard, 6.1, $899

Average: 1. Adam Rose/Walt Woodard, 12.2 on two, $1,475

Saddle bronc riding:

3. Jacobs Crawley, 84.5, $1,547

6. Sterling Crawley, 82.5, $455

Tie-down roping:

First round: 1. Marty Yates, 9.0, $1,418

Second round: 2. Marty Yates, 8.3, $1,173

Average: Marty Yates, 17.3 on two; $2,126

Barrel racing:

7. Brittany Diaz, 17.75, $696

Big Spring Cowboy Reunion & Rodeo

Big Spring

Saddle bronc riding:

2. Jacobs Crawley, 81, $776

Tie-down roping:

4. Landon Williams, 10.3, $619


Advertisement
Advertisement

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply