Lancers compete in annual Gillette College rodeo

Cody Colman

Cody Colman

The Eastern Wyoming College Lancer rodeo team recently returned from competition at the Gillette College Rodeo.

In the team roping, the Lancers were led by sophomore Cody Colman, O’Neill, NE.  Colman and his partner Tate Mathis, LCCC, were second in round one, third in the short round and third in the average.  Sophomore Trevor Schnaufer, Pueblo, CO and partner Ty Spickelmier, NEJC, one the first round with a time of 6.7 seconds.  Torrington, WY native Logan Milligan, sophomore and partner Brady McCurry, Otero, split 4/5 in the first round.  Also qualifying for the short round in the team roping were the teams of AJ Freeman, sophomore, Dunning, NE and partner Cotey Hansen, Chadron, NE; Savanna Jamison, Ashby, NE and partner Tanner Freeman, Dunning, NE.

Cody Lane, sophomore, Torrington, WY, was 2nd in the short round of the tie-down roping and 3rd in the average.

Tanner Freeman also qualified for the short round of the steer wrestling.

The Lancers will travel to Fort Collins to compete in the Colorado State University rodeo April 8-10.