WYO RODEO - Three rounds of steer roping was held yesterday during the slack performance at the fairgrounds as the 2010 Wyo rodeo got underway.
83 ropers entered in this year's steer roping. JP Wickett from Salisaw, Oklahoma won the first go. another Oklahoma roper took the 2nd go as Chet Herren from Pawhuska was the winner and in the 3rd go Chance Kelton from Mayer Arizona was the winner.
The Wyo rodeo carnival opens tonight at 5:00 and the first performance starts gets started with the “Grand Entry” at 7:00.
Sheridan Wyo rodeo board member Nick Siddle says the board has worked with several community entities to make sure there are plenty of activities for all to enjoy this week.
The week concludes Sunday with the annual tailgate party and polo matches at the Big Horn Equestrian center and board member Tracy Swanson says it's a perfect way to end rodeo week.
We invite you to join us live on news talk 930 KROE and our sister station 93.7 the Coyote for the live broadcast from downtown Sheridan Friday morning. we will open the broadcast at 6:00 from the Kiwanis pancake breakfast and be on the air right through the parade.
You can also see the live webcast on sheridanmedia.com with ACT communications. You can also see the bed races and parade live, the Sheridan college media department will also be providing the live coverage from downtown on cable channel 14.
AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers regular season is starting to finish up. The Troops will host a double header with Cody tomorrow beginning at 4:00. the regular season ends next week when they host two with Riverton.
The troops open the post season on the 22nd at their district tournament in Cody. The Wyoming double “AA”state tournament opens at Thorne-Rider stadium on the 28th.
The Sheridan Jets open their post season at the American legion “B” state tournament next week in Casper.
BIG HORN POLO CLUB - The Big Horn polo club will host two matches at the Equestrian center Sunday as part of the Wyo rodeo tailgate party. The “Eaton's” cup will be played at 1:00 and the “Wyo Rodeo” cup will be played at 3:00.
FLYING “H” POLO CLUB - Flying “H” polo - The flying “H” polo season is underway they play matches on Thursday and Saturday. This week they have matches Thursday afternoon at 1:00 and 3:00 and Saturday they play the consolation match of the “Bradford Brinton” memorial cup at 1:00 and the championship at 3:00.
The flying “H” season runs Thursdays and Saturdays through August 28th. The Flying “H” polo club is located just west of the Big Horn Equestrian center.