The second day of the Tucson Rodeo featured numerous NFR (National Finals Rodeo) competitors who entertained the crowd. Starting off with Jesse Pope in bareback riding who earned the day’s high score of 89.5. Ky Hamilton, 2020 Tucson Rodeo Bull Riding Champion, returned to the Tucson arena and put on another awesome performance with the day's high score of 90. Rodeo continues with timed events competition (Slack) Monday and Tuesday and Rodeo Performances return Thursday February 24 through the finals on Sunday Feb 27th. Thursday- Sunday: Gates open at 11am with RAM Mutton Bustin and Justin Junior Rodeo at 12:30 and ProRodeo action beginning at 2pm. Tickets on sale at tucsonrodeo.com.
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The following are unofficial results from the Tucson Rodeo, Feb. 20, 2002, Second Performance
Tucson Rodeo Event Standings
Bareback: 1, Jess Pope, Waverly, KS, 89.5 points on Beutler & Sons' Pendelton Whisky's South Suds; 2, Tanner Aus, Granite Falls, MN, 85.5 points on Beutler & Sons' Forward Motion; 3, Caleb Bennett, Corvallis, MT, 79.5 points on Beutler & Sons' First Class.
Steer Wrestling: 1, Jace Melvin, Fort Pierre, SD, 5.6; 2, Stetson Jorgensen, Blackfoot, ID, 6.4; 3, Blare Romas, Laramie, WY, 7.2 .
Team Roping: 1, Brooks Dahozy, Window Rock, AZ, Russell Cardoza, Terrebonne, OR, 6.6; 2, Tanner Baldwin, Vail, AZ, Nano Garza, Las Cruces, NM, 7.1; 3, Edward Hawley, Jr, Surprise, AZ, Ty Romo, Whiteriver, AZ, 13.2.
Saddle Bronc Riding: 1, Kole Ashbacher, Arrowwood, AB, 87.5 points on Beutler & Sons' Pendleton Whisky's Four Aces; 2, Riggin Smith, Winterset, IA, 81 points on Beutler & Sons' No Show Jones; 3, Lucas Macza, High River, AB, 76.5 points on Beutler & Sons' Black Gold.
Tie-Down Roping: 1, Tristan Mahoney, Florence, AZ, 11.5; 2, Cole Robinson, Moorcroft, WY, 11.8; 3, Stacy Cornet, Brant, AB, 12.
Barrel Racing: 1, Katie Halbert, Port Lavaca, TX, 17.71; 2, Shannon McReynolds, La Luz, NM, 17.71; 3, Bertina Olafson, Hudson Bay, SK, 17.86; 4, Tyra Kane, Weatherford, TX, 17.89; 5, Destri Devenport, Escondido, CA, 18.13 6, Jessie Telford, Caldwell, ID, 18.24; 7, Lake Mehalic, Wellington, CO, 18.25; 8, Jordan Driver, Garden City, TX, 18.42; 9, Anna Jorgensen, Watford City, ND, 18.67; 10, Cheyenne Hattesen, Kerman, CA, 18.83; 11, Shelby Bates, Loomis, CA, 22.92; 12, Abby Sutfin, Homedale, ID, 23.38.
Bull Riding: 1, Ky Hamilton, Mackay, AU, 90 points on Beutler & Sons' Red Thunder; 2, Jordan Hansen, Amisk, AB, 83.5 points on Beutler & Sons' Bricktown; 3, Trey Kimzey, Strong City, OK, 83.5 points on Diamond G’s Northern Exposure.