The McNeese State University women’s rodeo team took second place and the men’s team took sixth place in the recent rodeo competition at Trinity Valley Community College in Athens, Texas.
In breakaway roping, Kelsey Brashear, Lake Charles, placed first and Mia Manzanares, Opelousas, finished in second place.
In goat tying, McKenzie Cooper, DeQuincy, finished in second place, while Aldyn Ashton, Sebring, Fla., finished in eighth place.
Grace Ann Hanley, Welsh, finished in fifth place in barrel racing.
In steer wrestling, Gabe Soileau, Bunkie, took third place while Cole Frey, Morganza, finished fourth.
Riley Istre, Vinton, finished fourth in team roping/header.
In bareback riding, Colton Onyett, Rangely, Colo., finished in sixth place, Sandro Ferretti, Verquières, France, finished seventh, and Enzo Ferretti, Verquières, France, finished ninth.