LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men's and women's rodeo teams will saddle up for the final rodeo of the fall semester when they compete at the 2021 Texas Tech University Rodeo Oct. 28-30 at Cook's Garage in Lubbock.
Action will get underway with the 5 p.m. slack on Thursday, followed by the Thursday night performance at 7:30 p.m. The full schedule can be found below.
In their previous outing on Oct. 10 in Canadian, SPC qualified seven for the finals as the Texans finished sixth with 150 points, led by Daryan Dominguez in team roping. Dominguez paired up with Chance Thiessen of Weatherford College, with the duo turning in a time of 6.0 in the long round followed by a 7.2 in the short go to finish with a 13.2 average, good enough for third overall and 105 points.
Brey Yore tacked on 45 points in tiedown roping, posting an 8.6 in the long round and a 15.6 in the finals, placing eighth overall with a 24.2 average. Dawson Loewen placed fifth in steer wrestling, running a 4.6 in the long round and a 5.1 in the finals to finish with a 9.7 average and 65 individual points. Clay Guthrie placed 10th in steer wrestling, posting a 5.5 in the long round but no timed in the finals.
South Plains' Carter Robertson and Coy McPhee qualified for the finals in team roping, taking ninth and 10th, respectively. Robertson rode with Caden Beatty of Cisco, posting a 6.3 in the long round but no timed in the finals to finish with a 106.3 average. McPhee rode with Nicola Hinojosa from Sul Ross, turning in a 6.7 in the long round but missed in the finals to finish with a 106.7 average.
Maddie Bews represented the Lady Texans in the breakaway roping finals, taking fourth overall. Bews ran a 2.7 in the long round and a 4.7 in the finals, picking up 35 individual points.
Southwest Region standings: http://collegerodeo.com/standings/southwest-region-standings/