UT MARTIN IN 10TH PLACE AFTER DAY 5 OF COLLEGE NATIONAL FINALS RODEO
June 16, 2016
CASPER, Wyo. – A pair of University of Tennessee at Martin team members competed today at the 68th annual College National Finals Rodeo at the Casper Events Center.
The UT Martin men’s team ranks 10th out of 60 teams with 255 points. Feather River College has claimed first place with 660 points so far in the team standings.
Lane Mitchell and East Mississippi’s Marcus Theriot held their third go performance this evening, posting a time of 5.7 seconds in team roping. Their 23.3 average ranks sixth out of 50 duos in the 2016 CNFR.
In breakaway roping, Natalie Fletcher did not compile a score in her third round performance. Her average of 3.1 on one is 34th amongst the 54 cowgirls in the event.
Tanner Phipps (third round of bareback riding) and Slade Bronson (third round of tie down roping) will each represent UT Martin on Friday, June 17. The sixth day of the 2016 CNFR is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. local time and will once again be streamed live on ESPN3 at the link above.