The Sheridan college men's rodeo team had a strong showing in Casper, WY this weekend with a 4th place finish. The team was led by team roper Matt Schieck from Casper.

Matt and his brother Brad who rodeos for the University of WY won the long round with a time of 6.2 seconds, they placed 3rd in the shirt round and 3rd in the average.

Shane Stevens from Hawk Springs, WY placed 4th in the first round in the Bareback riding with a 68 pt ride, he placed 4th in the second round with a 62 point ride, putting Shane 3rd in the average.

Ty Hiatt from Wheatland, WY scored 69 points in the saddle bronc riding in the first round placing 4th, Ty received a reride in the short round and was overpowered by a strong bronc, Ty placed 6 the in the average.

On the women's team Chelsey Kelly from Dupree, SD came back to the short round in the goat tying splitting 8th, 9th and 10th place with an 8.6 run. Chelsey drew a tough goat in the short round and placed 7th in the short round and the average. Chancey Stirling from Huntley, MT came back to the short round in the barrel racing in 10th place with a time of 15.75, but knocked over a barrel in the short round to finish in 10th place.

Other team members just missing the short round again Brittany Martin had a 3.6 run in the breakaway roping placeing 11th missing the short round by one tenth of a second. Catie Lohse placed 13th with a 3.8 second run.

The team gets a week off this weekend before we travel to Laramie,WY for the final rodeo of the season. Hopefully, the weather will cooperate this week so we can practice and finish the season strong.
Marc Gilkerson