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Warm Springs, Oregon
September 23, 1988 PAGE 7
First annual roping popular, draws good crowd of participants
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It takes concentration to be a good roper.
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Fafrer and son earn: Tom and Mackie Begay go for a fast time.
Not everyone is into the "fine art
of roping" but everynoe at the
Warm Springs rodeo arena Satur
day, September 10 was and they
enjoyed watching team ropers go
team after team during the non
card open roping sponsored by
This was the first year for the
roping event which was put together
by Begay and his family. Begay
said this year, the roping went well
and that next year, he hopes to
have even more ropers turn out.
Winners in the events were:
(Fast time) 1. Earl Squiemphen
and Dan Scott, 8.47; 2. Tom Begay
and Pat Carter, 9.56. (Average and
Buckles) Jim Lowery and Tom
Begay; 2. Steve Rockwood and
Tom Begay; 3. Dixie Hart and Ster
(Fast time) I. Judy Robinson
and Del McCue, 7.35; 2. Judy
Robinson and Lowell Patterson,
8.02. (Average and Buckle and
Rope) 1. C.R. Begay and Tom
Begay; 2. Brenda Scott and Dixie
Hart; 3. C.R. Begay and J.R. Smith;
'4. "'"Randy Wennjck and-
(Fast time) 1. Steve Rockwood
and Anson Begay, 6.63; 2. Tom
Begay and Mackie Begay, 7.67; 3.
Vernell Keams and Dan Scott,
8.73., (Average and Rope and
Btfckle) 1. Ray Walker and Jon
Rockwood; 2. Jim Lowery and
Ray Walker; 3. Sterling Green and
Ray Walker; 4. Randy Wennick
and Jon Rockwood; 5. Tom Nor
ton and Tommy Norton.
(Fast time) I. Mackie Begay and
Anson Begay, 7.42; 2. Ray Walker
and Lowell patterson, 7.92; 3. Ray
; Walker and' Tom Be'g'ay, 8.07.
(Average and Buckle) 1. Mike
Bridges and Randy Wennick; 2.
Dixie Hart and Sterling Green; 3.
Dixie hart and K.C. Green; 4. Buzz
Scott and Alvis Smith, Jr.
1. Gretchen Peterson, 17.60
(buckle winner); 2. Judy Robin
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r7s team made a clean catch with no penalties.
Brenda Scott is a roper who enjoys the sport.
Photos by Leno-Baker and Baker
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Winners: (Left to right) Gretchen Peterson. Pay Walker, Pandy Wennick, Mike Bridges, John
Rockwood, Tom Begay, Jim Lowery and C.R Begay.
C.R Begay positions steer so Gordon Scott can get a good shot for the heels.