Trevor, Tuf & Luke win at National Western Timed Event Qualifier in Denver

Photos by Terry Middleditch  Rational Media/Rodeo Country Radio

Terry Middleditch for Rodeo Country Radio

Hot on the heels of news that top ERA Cowboys have returned to the PRCA for the 2017, comes results of the National Western Timed Event Qualifier  with some well know names winning, placing & securing at next month's big show in Denver.

During the Timed Event Qualifier held December 21st & 22nd, Trevor Brazile won the All Around title winning $2,245 in the tie-down roping and team roping. Luke Branquinho won the steer wrestling average with 8.8 seconds on two head, $2,804.  In the tie-down roping Tuf Cooper placed first in the average with 16.4 seconds on two head and winnings of $2,594.

Qualifier Timed Event Only - National Western Rodeo (Results Courtesy  PRCA/ProRodeo.com)

Denver, Colo., Dec. 21-22

All-around cowboy: Trevor Brazile, $2,245, tie-down roping and team roping.

Steer wrestling: First round: 1. Luke Branquinho, 4.0 seconds, $1,869; 2. Stephen Culling, 4.5, $1,547; 3. Benjamin Robinson, 4.8, $1,225; 4. Zach Peterson, 5.0, $902; 5. (tie) Trell Etbauer and Teigen Finnerty, 5.4, $451 each. Second round: 1. Kody Woodward, 4.6 seconds, $1,869; 2. (tie) Luke Branquinho, Carson Good and Coleman Kohorst, 4.8, $1,225 each; 5. Clayton Tuchscherer, 5.3, $580; 6. Dane Browning, 5.4, $322. Average: 1. Luke Branquinho, 8.8 seconds on two head, $2,804; 2. Benjamin Robinson, 10.6, $2,321; 3. Trell Etbauer, 12.1, $1,837; 4. Dru Melvin, 12.4, $1,354; 5. Cameron Morman, 13.3, $870; 6. Heath Thomas, 13.8, $483. 

Team roping: First round: 1. Brady Tryan/Caleb Anderson, 4.9 seconds, $904 each; 2. Bubba Buckaloo/Jake Smith, 5.0, $748; 3. Cody Tew/Boogie Ray, 5.1, $592; 4. (tie) Lane Santos-Karney/Dalton Pearce, Seth Hall/Byron Wilkerson and Clayton Hass/John Robertson, 5.2, $291 each. Second round: 1. Cory Kidd V/Tyler Worley, 4.9 seconds, $904 each; 2. Travis Tryan/Chase Tryan, 5.1, $748; 3. Jhett Trenary/Bret Trenary, 5.2, $592; 4. (tie) Charly Crawford/Joseph Harrison, Ryan Opie/Dayton Stafford, Parker Warner/Steve Northcott and Trevor Brazile/Patrick Smith, 5.4, $218 each. Average: 1. Cody Tew/Boogie Ray, 10.7 seconds on two head, $1,355 each; 2. Bubba Buckaloo/Jake Smith, 10.9, $1,122; 3. Seth Hall/Byron Wilkerson, 11.0, $888; 4. Lane Santos-Karney/Dalton Pearce, 12.0, $654; 5. Marcus Theriot/Matt Kasner, 12.3, $421; 6. Ryan Opie/Dayton Stafford, 12.4, $234. 

Tie-down roping: First round: 1. (tie) J.D. Kibbe and Trevor Brazile, 8.5 seconds, $1,580 each; 3. Tuf Cooper, 8.6, $1,133; 4. Clay Long, 8.7, $835; 5. Seth Hall, 8.8, $537; 6. (tie) Ryan Watkins and Colton Kofoed, 9.0, $149 each. Second round: 1. Scott Kormos, 7.6 seconds, $1,729; 2. (tie) Tuf Cooper, Cy Eames and Kelsey Garrison, 7.8, $1,133 each; 5. Monty Lewis, 8.2, $537; 6. (tie) Blake Deckard and Clint Akins, 8.5, $149 each. Average: 1. Tuf Cooper, 16.4 seconds on two head, $2,594; 2. Cy Eames, 17.1, $2,147; 3. Clint Akins, 18.1, $1,699; 4. Scott Kormos, 18.2, $1,252; 5. Will Howell, 18.5, $805; 6. Trevor Brazile, 18.7, $447. 

Total payoff: $65,239. Stock contractor: The Cervi Brothers. Rodeo secretary: Amanda Corley-Sanders. Timers: Toby Dunlavy and Jackie Dorenkamp. Announcer: Wayne Wise.

Congratulations to all the winners...good luck next month in Denver.