SLACK (timed events) finished today with new leaders in steer wrestling, and tie down roping. 2020 Tucson Rodeo All-Around Buckle winner, Curtis Cassidy, returned to Tucson and is the new leader in steer wrestling with a score of 4.4. Chance Oftedahl is now at the top of the tie down roping standings with a score of 8.9. Jenna Humble, 17.81, Nicole Driggers, 17.88, and Halyn Lide, 17.89 joined the top 12 leaders in Women’s Barrel Racing. Riley Minor and Brady Minor are at top of the Team Roping aggregate standings with a score of 12.2 on 2 tries. The Tucson Rodeo resumes after the Tucson Rodeo Parade on Thursday as Rodeo performances continue Thursday, February 24 through Sunday, February 27.
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The following are unofficial event standings from the 2022 Tucson Rodeo, Tuesday, February 22, 2022.
Team Roping Average: 1, Riley Minor, Ellensburg, WA, Brady Minor, Ellensburg, WA, 12.2/2; 2, Joshua Torres, Ocala, FL, Jonathan Torres, Ocala, FL, 12.4/2; 3-4, Marcus Battaglia, Ramona, CA, Jason Johe, San Luis Obispo, CA, Seth Hall, Picacho, AZ, Lane Siggins, Coolidge, AZ, 13.7/2; 5, Jeff Flenniken, Caldwell, ID, Jake Minor, Ellensburg, WA, 13.9/2; 6, Pace Freed, Pocatello, ID, Cole Wilson, Lake Shore, UT, 14.1/2; 7, Rhen Richard, Roosevelt, UT, Jeremy Buhler, Roosevelt, UT, 14.2/2; 8, Wyatt Lacey, Prescott Valley, AZ, Tye Reddell, Camp Verde, AZ, 15.5/2; 9, Cash Duty, Weimer, TX, Kyle Stamps, Harwood, TX, 16.0/2; 10, J.T. Prather, Millsap, TX, Cayden Cox, Arroyo Grande, CA, 16.2/2; 11, Shay Dixon Carroll, Stephenville, TX, Evan Arnold, Stephenville, TX, 16.4/2; 12, Corey Whinnery, Powderhorn, CO, Arye Espencheid, Big Piney, WY, 18.0/2.
Steer Wrestling Go Round 1 Current Leaders: 1, Curtis Cassidy, Donalda, AB, 4.4; 2, Cameron Morman, Glen Ullin, ND, 4.7; 3-4, J.D. Struxness, Perrin, TX, Dustin Merritt, Edmond, OK, 4.9; 5-6, Kyler Dick, Oakley, UT, Logan Lemmel, Whitewood, SD, 5.0; 7, Tanner Milan, Cochrane, AB, 5.1; 8-9, Justin Simon, Florence, AZ, Jesse Brown, Baker City, OR, 5.3; 10, Layne Delemont, Cardston, AB, 5.4; 11-13, Jace Melvin, Bluff Dale, TX, Justin Miller, Virden, MB, Ty Allred, Tooele, UT, 5.6.
Tie Down Roping Go Round 1 Current Leaders: 1, Chance Oftedahl, Pemberton, MN, 8.9; 2-3, Shane Hanchey, Carmine, TX, Logan Bird, Nanton, AB, 9.0; 4, Jake Pratt, Ellensburg, WA, 9.4; 5, Garrett Jacobs, Bosque Farms, NM, 9.5; 6-8, Hunter Herrin, Apache, OK, Cory Solomon, Prairie View, TX, Clint Robinson, Spanish Fork, UT, 9.6; 9-10, D.J. Parker, Aromas, CA, Quade Hiatt, Canyon, TX, 9.9; Cash Edward Hooper, Carlsbad, NM, Colton Farquer, Oakdale, CA, 10.2.
Barrel Racing Go Round 1 Current Leaders: 1, Kailee Murdock, Litchfield Park, AZ, 17.48; 2, Marcie Wilson, Lake Shore, UT, 17.62; 3, Sonya Dodginghorse, Tsuwtina, AB, 17.65; 4, Sarah Kieckhefer, Prescott, AZ, 17.67; 5, Katie Halbert, Port Lavaca, TX, 17.71; 6, Shannon McReynolds, La Luz, NM, 17.78; 7, Jenna Humble, Mud Butte, SD, 17.81; 8, Bertina Olafson, Hudson Bay, SK, 17.86; 9, Nicole Driggers, Stephenville, TX, 17.88; 10-11, Tyra Kane, Weatherford, TX, Halyn Lide, China Spring, TX, 17.89; 12, Mindy Goemmer, Battle Mountain, NV, 17.94.