Every year during the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, a new Miss Rodeo America is crowned. And every year, inevitably, that personable and wonderful young lady gets hit with a slew of questions about how she feels and what it’s like to win such a prestigious title, etc. etc. etc. So I’ve made it my job […]Read more "Broader perspective of the queen of rodeo"
Back in the 1988 World Series, the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Kirk Gibson — who could barely walk but hobbled to the plate as a pinch-hitter — hit one of the most iconic home runs of all time, in the bottom of the ninth inning of Game 1 against the favored Oakland Athletics. The call by […]Read more "The 10th go-round of the 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo"
Night 8 of the Wrangler National Finals was a big night for Amberleigh Moore, who won the barrel racing go-round in an arena-record-tying 13.37 seconds. It was nearly as good a night for Ivy Conrado, who took second in the go-round at 13.63. That means it was a fantastic night for Kelly Conrado, because he […]Read more "Amberleigh Moore"
On Sunday, Miss Rodeo America 2017 was crowned. So of course, on Monday, she had to make the rounds, which included an evening stop at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo media room. The delightful Lisa Lageschaar was surely asked all day long about winning, her responsibilities for the next year, her hopes as an ambassador […]Read more "Miss Rodeo America 2017"