Riske Creek cowboy Wacey Marr

Riske Creek cowboy Wacey Marr

Rodeo competitors shine in Quesnel

Williams Lake and area athletes fared well at the BCRA’s Quesnel Rodeo last weekend.

Williams Lake and area athletes fared well at the BCRA’s Quesnel Rodeo last weekend with four athletes taking home the title in their respected events.

Wacey Marr of Riske Creek tied with Kamloops’ Cole Scott for first place in the Saddle Bronc.

Marr rode Casino Royal to a score of 78 and cashed in for $771.20.

Jori Cripps of 150 Mile House won top spot in the Breakaway Roping with a time of 2.7 seconds earning a payout of $913.09.

Jennifer Schuk of Tatla Lake was third place in the Junior Breakaway Roping with a time of 6.1 seconds earning $117.94.

Callie Hume won the Junior Barrel Racing as the Williams Lake rider earned the title in a time of 17.177 seconds picking up a cool $321.78.

Colton Manuel of 150 Mile House was the champion in Bull Riding with a score of 81 riding Blacklist. He earned the top payout of the entire rodeo of $1,774.86.