CAC sending men’s and women’s team to College National Finals Rodeo
By Angela Askey, Director of Marketing
PINAL COUNTY, Ariz. -Central Arizona College is sending a women's and men's team to compete at the 66th Annual College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) in Casper, WY. The nationals will take place at the Casper Events Center beginning Sunday, June 15, through Saturday, June 21.
The CNFR is considered by rodeo athletes as the Rose Bowl of college rodeo. Within the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association, contestants from 11 Regions compete all year to earn a trip to the CNFR. The top three students in each event and the top two men's and women's teams from each region will compete for individual event and national team championships.
CAC rodeo team members who will be competing at the 2014 CNFR include:
Devin Cordova (Florence, AZ) - Barrel Racing
Macy Fuller (Whittman, AZ) - Goat Tying, Breakaway Roping and Barrel Racing
Cheyenne Sherwood (Queen Creek, AZ) - Breakaway Roping
Ky Barry (Auburn, WA) - Steer Wrestling
Steven Gaona (Winkelman, AZ) - Team Roping, Heeler
Cole Robinson (Moorcroft, WY) - Tie Down Roping
Lane Wilson (Yreka, CA) - Steer Wrestling
Austin Woods (Newberg, OR) - Team Roping, Header
Results and information about the event may be found on the CNFR website: http://www.cnfr.com/.