Results

Results

Congratulations and thanks to ALL of our CONTESTANTS!

2017 Wisconsin River Pro Rodeo WINNERS

Merrill, Wis., June 9-11

All-around cowboy: Kyle Whitaker      Gary Van Der Geest Memorial Saddle Winner
Steer wrestling: Kyle Whitaker
Team roping: Logan Olson/Matt Kasner
Saddle bronc riding: Weston Pierschbacher/Logan Allen TIE
Bareback riding: Mike Fred
Tie-down roping: Blake Ash
Barrel racing: Ashley Baur    Gary Van Der Geest Memorial Saddle Winner
Bull riding: Freeman Yoder

 

Total Payout for the Wisconsin River Pro Rodeo was $41,930

The Lincoln County Rodeo Association Inc., producers of the Wisconsin River Pro Rodeo, would like to thank all of our sponsors, contestants, and spectators for making 2016 another successful year in Pro Rodeo. We’ll see you all again in 2018, June 8th, 9th, and 10th.

 

 

 

 

Wisconsin River Pro Rodeo

Merrill, Wis., June 9-11

All-around cowboy: Kyle Whitaker, $1,218, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping and steer wrestling.

Bareback riding: 1. Mike Fred, 78 points on Barnes PRCA Rodeo’s No. 1-36, $1,023; 2. (tie) Tanner Phipps and Tyler Waltz, 77, $639 each; 4. (tie) Jordan Pelton and Blake Smith, 75, $128 each.

Steer wrestling: 1. Kyle Whitaker, 4.3 seconds, $1,036; 2. Jon Ragatz, 4.5, $857; 3. Jacob Burks, 4.7, $679; 4. Justin Zwiefel, 4.8, $500; 5. (tie) Noel Strahan and Ty Standley, 5.0, $250 each.

Team roping: 1. Logan Olson/Matt Kasner, 5.9 seconds, $1,738 each; 2. Ryan Von Ahn/Derrick Peterson, 6.0, $1,438; 3. J.B. Lord/Levi Lord, 7.0, $1,139; 4. Dilan Rucker/Marc Fenton, 7.3, $839; 5. Lee Van Der Geest/Jeff Butler, 11.7, $539; 6. Brant Spurgin/Gabe Gwaltney, 11.9, $300.

Saddle bronc riding: 1. (tie) Logan Allen, on Barnes PRCA Rodeo’s Phillip Scott, and Weston Pierschbacher, on Barnes PRCA Rodeo’s Frankie Joe, 79 points, $1,450 each; 3. Jade Blackwell, 78, $900; 4. Cody Rud, 77, $600; 5. Tate Thybo, 76, $350; 6. Dawson Jandreau, 75, $250.

Tie-down roping: 1. Blake Ash, 11.3 seconds, $1,056; 2. Cole Fulton, 11.4, $874; 3. Justin Zwiefel, 12.0, $692; 4. Ryan Richert, 14.4, $510; 5. Chance Locken, 14.8, $328; 6. Kyle Whitaker, 15.0, $182.

Barrel racing: 1. Ashley Baur, 17.74 seconds, $1,319; 2. Alexis Baratka, 17.75, $1,130; 3. Dusta Kimzey, 17.79, $942; 4. Kara Posch, 17.91, $816; 5. Julie Erkamaa, 17.94, $628; 6. (tie) Stacy Barney and Tamie Jo Martin, 17.95, $440 each; 8. Lindsay Leverington, 18.00, $251; 9. Kristine Knauf, 18.07, $188; 10. Kris Loomis, 18.10, $126.

Bull riding: 1. Freeman Yoder, 78 points on Barnes PRCA Rodeo’s No. 28, $1,762; 2. Jake Weber, 76, $1,335; 3. Will Crain, 75, $961; 4. Levi Berends, 72, $641; 5. Gumby Wren, 71, $374; 6. Andy Coughlin, 69, $267.

Total payoff: $41,930. Stock contractor: Barnes PRCA Rodeo. Sub-contractors: JC Kitaif ProRodeos and Dakota Rodeo. Rodeo secretary: Martha Martin. Officials: Fritz Brewer and Gregory Caron. Timers: Martha Martin and Bonnie Cusimano. Announcer: Kelly Kenney. Bullfighters: Lucas Moore and Justin Wolfe. Flankmen: Talli Berger and Marty Barnes. Chute boss: Marty Barnes. Pickup men: Will O’Connell and Jeff Rector. Photographers: Dick Squire and Marty Welter. Music director: Mark Evans.