#GSTRC 2014 Final Results
Rodeo Country News Centre:
|March 15, 2014|
32nd ANNUAL GEORGE STRAIT TEAM ROPING CLASSIC GIVES AWAY OVER $1 MILLION IN CASH AND PRIZES AND SETS EVENT RECORDS
Matt Sherwood and Clint Summers Win 2014 Championship
Stuart Cavender and George Strait hand the keys of new 2015 Chevy Duallies to
GSTRC Champions Clint Summers and Matt Sherwood
The 2014 competition surpassed the past 31 years’ records in attendance, participation, and earnings with top placing competitors, Matt Sherwood (header) and Clint Summers (heeler), were awarded a total of $265,800 in cash and both received their own 2015 Cavender Chevrolet (Boerne, Texas) Duallies, a Strait Xtreme horse trailer from Bruton Trailers, a Twister saddle, a Resistol Rope bag, Classic Ropes, golf clubs and bag from The Resort at Tapatio Springs and buckles from Montana Silversmith. Sherwood and Summers won with a time of 16.75 seconds.
In all, $723,500 in cash prizes was awarded including $50,000 that went to rotation winners; Classic champions also clocked the fastest time on Friday night for a time of 4.54 (from the fifth rotation) each winning an additional $1,500 in cash. Arky Rogers and Chase Tryan received the Fast Time on 2 with 9.96 on Friday. All fifty finalists were awarded Justin and Wrangler jackets.
The Strait family congratulates Clint Summers and Matt Sherwood
The George Strait Team Roping Classic, which originated as a small family roping gathering with George and his brother Buddy in 1982 is now one of the most prestigious roping competitions in the country and consistently attracts the biggest names in the sport each year.
Additional sponsors of are Wright Lawyers, Coyote Tractors, Frost Bank, Bar-G Feedyard, Cactus Ropes, Priefert Chutes and Classic Ropes. For more information on the 2014 event, stay tuned to www.gstrc.com.