Area High School Cowboys and Cowgirls Have Strong Showing at Burwell Rodeos

Burwell was host to two rodeos this past Saturday and Sunday for Nebraska high school rodeo contestants.  It was a big weekend for Cooper Bass of Brewster.  Bass was the boys all around champion both Saturday and Sunday.  On Saturday, Bass teamed with Zack Bradley of Brewster to win the team roping in a time of 7.83 seconds and was runner-up in the boys cutting with a score of 73.  On Sunday, Bass won the boys cutting with a score of 73, teamed with Bradley again to place second in the team roping, and was 5th overall in the tie down roping.

Other area highlights over the weekend included Jace Hurlburt of Arcadia winning the breakaway roping on Saturday in a time of 2.73 seconds and Jymmie Jensen of Burwell won the pole bending Saturday in a winning time of 21.318 seconds and Kyle Cox of Purdum won the steer wrestling Saturday with a time of 5.89 seconds.  On Sunday, Dalton Garey of Broken Bow had the only qualified riding in the bull riding competition winning the event with a score of 68.

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