HUDSON’S HOPE, B.C. – It was a weekend of horseriding, bullriding, and livestock wrestling action in Hudson’s Hope for the annual high school rodeo.
Lynn Peck, Provincial Executive Director of the BC High School Rodeo Association for Northern BC, said that the event was incredibly successful, with some fantastic talent displayed by local riders.
The Junior High School age group saw the following riders take first position on both Saturday and Sunday respectively:
Barrel Racing: Rachel Moat from Farmington / Hailey Forrester from Fort St. John
Boys Breakaway: Tucker Esau from Arras / Jesse Jones from Dawson Creek
Boys Goat Tying: Kolton Johnson from North Pine / Ryan Collett from Beaverlodge, AB
Chute Dogging: Zane Jones from Dawson Creek / Kolton Johnson from North Pine
Girls Breakaway: Pacey Keith from Dawson Creek / Kali-Clare Atkings from Fort St. John
Girls Goat Tying: Aspen Wollen from Baldonnel / Rachel Moat from Farmington
Pole Bending: Lauren Konashuk from Bonanza, AB / Emma Busson from Elmworth, AB
Ribbon Roping: Wyatte Copeland from Rose Prairie, AB / Samuel Smith from Fort St. John
Team Roping: Samuel Smith from Fort St. John / Rylie Bondaroff from Arras
Tie Down Roping: Wyatte Copeland from Rose Prairie, AB took first both Saturday and Sunday.
BAC Jr. Saddle Bronc: Jesse Jones from Dawson Creek took first place both Saturday and Sunday
A full list of results can be found here (Saturday): http://bchsra.ca/uploadedresults/results2016/rgn2rod233.htm
and here (Sunday): http://bchsra.ca/uploadedresults/results2016/rgn2rod234.htm
The BCHSRA Junior Rodeo Finals will be happening next weekend in Dawson Creek, from May 20th – 22nd.