By Jason Mathis
Spurs were flying as two Sandhills cowboys took to the Super Bowl of Rodeo Thursday night under the bright light of the Thomas and Mack Center, to kick off the Wrangler NFR.
Mullen Bareback Rider Steven Dent who was a Champion Wrestler and Football Player for the Mullen Broncos Kicked off round number one with a 78.5 ride on a Calgary Stampede’s Zulu Warrior.
Steven is 9th in the World Standings after round number one.
The number four man in the Saddle Bronc World Standings is pulling out the big guns early on. Cort Scheer, Elsmere, NE spurring to the Round one win in a big way with his signature style. 86.5 points on Calgary Stampede’s Y U R Frisky puts in position to gain that top spot. After pocketing $26,230 in round one and setting the pace in the average, he’s only trailing the #1 bronc stomper by just under $60,000.
Stay tuned to KBEAR Country as we track these two Modern day heroes through the Wrangler NFR