Fair’s Team Roping Tests Old-Time Cowboy Skills

SYRACUSE – 50 riders gathered at the Otoe County Fair Thursday to demonstrate one of the greatest old-time cowboy skills, team roping.

The Otoe County Ag Society welcomed the riders for the second annual competition with the promise of cash prizes.

Taking home the prize for fastest time in the first round was the team of Austin Jensen and Cody Carlson. They roped the calf at the head and feet in a time of 7.34 seconds.

Finisher were ranked by who roped their calf each of the four rounds and then by fastest times.

  1. Bobby Ruff and Cody Carlson
  2.  Jay Harris and Travis Sturdy
  3.  Cody Carlson and Cody Jensen
  4. Robin Eggleston and David Ulch.


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