RAM Montana Circuit Finals Rodeo Great Falls, Mont., Jan. 16-18

 

PRCA LogoBareback riding: First round: 1. Chase Erickson, 85 points on Kesler Rodeo’s Double Dippin, $1,650; 2. J2 Bridges, 80, $1,237; 3. (tie) Justin Miller and Jessy Davis, 79, $619 each.

 

Steer wrestling: First round: 1. Bridger Chambers, 4.3 seconds, $1,650; 2. Levi Guenzler, 4.8, $1,237; 3. (tie) Luke Gee and Josh Boka, 5.0, $619 each.

 

Team roping: First round: 1. Shawn Bessette/Shane Bessette, 6.3 seconds, $1,650 each; 2. Shawn Bird/Justin Viles, 6.8, $1,237; 3. Shayne Bishop/Kory Mytty, 7.1, $825; 4. Chris Witcher/Tim Garrison, 7.4, $412.

 

Saddle bronc riding: First round: 1. Zeke Thurston, 83 points on Brookman-Hyland Rodeo’s Drinking Again, $1,650; 2. Tyrell Smith, 79, $1,237; 3. Josh Reynolds, 76, $825; 4. Shane Moran, 72, $412.

 

Tie-down roping: First round: 1. Hank Hollenbeck, 9.2 seconds, $1,650; 2. Ben Robinson, 9.7, $1,237; 3. Ryan Siemsen, 11.0, $825; 4. (tie) Logan Hofer and Austin Barstow, 13.1, $206 each.

 

Barrel racing: First round: 1. Carmel Wright, 13.22 seconds, $1,650; 2. Danna Whitford, 13.48, $1,237; 3. Heather Knerr, 13.51, $825; 4. Torie Briese, 13.63, $412.

 

Bull riding: First round: 1. Kody DeShon, 89 points on Brookman-Hyland Rodeo’s Hot Potato, $1,650; 2. Beau Hill, 82, $1,237; 3. Luke Gee, 78, $825; 4. Preston Louis, 76, $412.

 

Total payoff: $148,461. Stock contractors: New West Rodeo Productions, JS Rodeo, Brookman-Hyland Rodeo, Kesler Rodeo, Sankey Rodeo, Kesler Championship Rodeo and J Bar J. Rodeo secretary: Judy Kesler.