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Cowboys rope to stand up for beef
Dust will fly once again in the Stockdale rodeo arena as headers and heelers give it their all to claim the top prizes in the Buck Taylor SCTICA Benefit Team Ropin’ event.
The ninth annual Buck Taylor South Central Texas Independent Cattlemen’s Association (SCTICA) Benefit Team Ropin’ is set for Saturday, April 26, at the Stockdale Chamber of Commerce Arena in Stockdale, featuring No. 7, 9, and 11 ropings.
No. 7 books open at 10 a.m. with roping to begin at 11 a.m. Ropers may enter one, draw three; or enter open, draw four for $100.
Books open for the No. 9 and No. 11 at noon, with competition to begin at 1 p.m. Ropers may enter one, draw three; or enter open, draw four for $100. The No. 9 and No. 11 will run together with separate short rounds.
First-place finishers in the No. 7 and No. 9 will receive Crossroads belt buckles, with breast collars awarded to the second-place finishers. Other prizes include bronc halters for third place and Cactus ropes for fourth-place finishers. No. 11 winners will receive belt buckles and cash. Cash prizes will be awarded according to the number of teams entered.
Negative Coggins required.
The Independent Cattlemen’s Association (ICA) members put this roping on and invite everyone interested in roping or in supporting ICA to join them for a day of fun and fellowship. ICA is a grass-roots organization dedicated to presenting a strong voice for the beef industry statewide and nationally.
Concession stand will be available.
Buck Taylor has teamed with the SCTICA to have this team roping. He is known for playing Newly in the Gunsmoke series and “Turkey Creek” Jack Johnson on “Tombstone.”
For more information, contact Jaime Macias at 830-391-2331; Richard L. “Dickie” Jackson, SCTICA director, at 830-391-3153; or A.L. “Windy” Miller, Texas SCTICA director, at 210-215-1139.
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