The Pryor Times

May 11, 2013

NEO rodeo team sees best season yet


— Pryor Times



MIAMI — After competing in eight rodeos, the men’s team from Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (NEO) is currently sitting in fourth, while the women’s team is in fifth in the Central Plains Region.

“I am very proud for our student-athletes,” said Kolby Ungeheuer, head rodeo coach. “They work incredibly hard on a weekly basis and certainly deserve this success.”

Results for rodeos this semester are listed below:

Kansas State University Rodeo – Manhattan, Kan.

Men’s Team – sixth place

Women’s Team – third place

Tie Down Roping

Jeremy Kempker, second place

Blake Ash, sixth place

Steer Wrestling

Sam Nave, fifth place

Team Roping

Tory Chasteen & Jake Laughlin, third place

Corey Gibbens & Jeremy Kempker, sixth place

Breakaway

Jacey Moreland, first place

Victoria Meyer, second place

Garden City Community College Rodeo – Garden City, Kan.

Men’s Team – fourth place

Women’s Team – sixth place

Tie Down Roping

Blake Ash, third place

Team Roping

Blair Small & Byre Crites, first place

Breakaway

Ellie Price – third place

Angela Bartley, sixth place

Fort Scott Community College Rodeo – Fort Scott, Kan.

Men’s Team – sixth place

Women’s Team – second place

Tie Down Roping

Tyler Worley, fourth place

Team Roping

Kyle Rasberry & Blake Ash, third place

Breakaway

Angela Bartley, fifth place

Goat Tying

Angela Bartley, third place

Southwestern Oklahoma State University Rodeo – Weatherford

Men’s Team – first place

Women’s Team – third place

Tie Down Roping

Jesse Hinkle – sixth place

Team Roping

Brandon Duff & Tyler Worley – first place

Blair Small & Brye Crites – fifth place

Breakaway

Elli Price – first place

Goat Tying

Sage Miller – second place

Barrel Racing

Olivia Peterson – fourth place



Current Overall    Standings

Men’s Team – fourth place

Women’s Team – fifth place

Bull Riding

Daniel McAllister, 11th pace

Tie Down Roping

Blake Ash, first place

Jeremy Kempker, second place

Jesse Hinkle, sixth place

Steer Wrestling

Sam Nave, 11th place

Team Roping - Header

Blair Small, fifth place

Branden Duff, 14th place

Team Roping – Heeler

Brye Crites, third place

Tyler Worley, 13th place

Breakaway

Emily Piazza, third place

Jacey Moreland, fourth place

Angela Bartley, ninth place

Ellie Price, 14th place

Victoria Meyer, 15th place

Goat Tying

Angela Bartley, 13th place

The team will travel to Fort Hays State University and Oklahoma Panhandle State University for the final two rodeos of the year before the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) in Casper, Wyo.

The top two teams and top three individuals in each event will qualify for the CNFR.