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Idaho State University Rodeo Team members finish high regionally and nationally

Posted September 29, 2010

Idaho State University Rodeo Team members completed their fall competition schedule following the Utah State University Fall Stampede Rodeo in late September.
 
Team members have had a successful fall season as shown by the Rocky Mountain Region Standings posted Sept. 27, 2010: the ISU Women’s team was third in the Rocky Mountain Region and eighth in the nation, and the ISU Men's team was second in the Rocky Mountain Region and second in the nation.

The fall final regional standings included these high finishes by ISU Rodeo Team members:

• Men’s All Around – Kyle VanBiezen, first; Cy Eames, second; and Tyler Wadsworth, third.

• Bull Riding – Montana Barlow, first.

• Tie Down Roping – Kyle VanBiezen, first; Cy Eames, second; Tyler Wadsworth, third; and Trevor Townsend, ninth.

• Steer Wrestling – Kyle VanBiezen. fifth; Tyler Wadsworth, sixth; and Cy Eames, eighth.

Team Roping Header – Cy Eames, first; and Jarrett BanBiezen, eighth.

• Team Roping Heeler – Tyler Wadsworth, seventh; and Kyle VanBiezen, eighth.

• Barrel Racing – Kim Sanford, second; and Brianna Overdorf, fifth.

Breakaway Roping – Tianna Stimpson, 10th.

ISU rodeo team members competed against students from the following college/university rodeo teams:  Brigham Young University, College of Southern Idaho, Dixie State College of Utah, Snow College, Southern Utah University, Utah State University, Utah Valley University and Weber State University. 

The ISU team will resume their rodeo schedule in February with 5 rodeos on the agenda for spring semester.

For more information about the ISU Rodeo Team contact Angela Askey, Advisor at 282-3216. For a complete listing of rodeo standings visit the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association website at http://collegerodeo.com.