Rodeo athletes stellar in Valemount

Five Williams Lake and area cowboys and cowgirls had some outstanding performances finishing in Valemount Rodeo July 12-13.

Five Williams Lake and area cowboys and cowgirls had some outstanding performances finishing in the top three in their respected events at the Valemount Rodeo July 12-13.

Allsion Everett of 150 Mile House won the breakaway roping in a time of 2.8 seconds to win $433.16. Denise Swampy of Williams Lake was runner up in 3.6 seconds to cash in for $331.24.

Cody Braaten of 150 Mile and partner Tim Terepocki of Monte Creek finished second place in team roping with a time of 7.1 seconds to earn $508.69 each. The duo were a mere 0.1 second behind the winning Cache Creek team of Joel Isnardy and Jonah Antoine.

Colton Manuel of 150 Mile House won the bull riding as he rode Alcatraz to a top score of 78 and took home $417.69 for his efforts.

Kaitlyn Lulua of Williams Lake won the Pee Wee Barrel Racing with a time of 15.966 seconds and $110.