TORRINGTON, WY –
Riley Pruitt has earned his trip to the College National Finals Rodeo to be held in Casper, Wyoming in June. A win at the Casper College Rodeo put him out of reach to his competitors and assured his spot. He was 1st in round one and 1st overall for the weekend. Pruitt is a freshman from Gering, NE.
Teammate Troy Wilcox, sophomore, Red Owl, SD finished the tie-down roping 3rd overall behind Pruitt. They are currently 1st and 4th in the regional standings.
Torrington native Colby Sturgeon, freshman, along with partner Will VanHill of LCCC finished the weekend 2nd overall in the team roping.
The next and final rodeo will be held in Laramie, hosted by the University of Wyoming.