BROOKINGS World champion livestock, world champion contestants, Badland Circuit Finals champions and SDSU alums make up the roster for the First Chance Bonanza Rodeo which will be the first PRCA Rodeo of the Badlands Circuit for 2014 on Friday and Saturday at the Swiftel Center in Brookings.
A total of 234 cowboys and cowgirls will compete in this years rodeo for a chance to take the lead in the 2014 PRCA World Standings. Performance time is 7:30 p.m. both evenings.
Notable entries include world champion team roper Bobby Harris and National Finals Rodeo average winner in the barrel racing, Jill Moody. Other NFR contestants include in the bareback riding Joe Gunderson and first-time qualifier Ty Breuer; saddle bronc riders Jesse Bail and JJ Elshere; barrel Racers June Holeman and Nikki Steffes; and bull rider Brett Stall.
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