Congratulations to the Bowman Rodeo Club for a successful year competing in the NDHSRA! Our Bowman kids did an outstanding job in the arena competing with over 200 kids in the NDHSRA.
During the State Finals in Bowman, contestants were in the hunt for the top four positions which would earn them the right to compete at Nationals. We are excited to announce that we have two cowboys and two cowgirls from the Bowman area who have earned a spot on the National High School Rodeo Team. They will be competing at the World’s Largest Rodeo – National High School Finals held July 16- 22 in Gillette, Wyo. Congratulations Reed Marmon, Nick Rettinger, Madison Rotenbeger and Cashae McGee!!
Reed Marmon obtained the fourth spot in the Team Roping year end with his partner Colton Carlson. Reed attends Bowman County School District No. 1 and has completed his junior year. Reed is the son of Wade and Tina Marmon.
Nick Rettinger tied for fourth place in the Rifle Shoot. Nick attends New England Public School and has completed his junior year. Nick is the son of Perry and Brenda Rettinger.
Madison Rotenberger secured the fourth position in the Goat Tying year end. Madison attends Harding County School and has completed her sophomore year. Madison is the daughter of Chad and Michelle Rotenberger.
Cashae McGee earned the title of NDHSRA Goat Tying Champion. Cashae attends Bowman County School District No. 1 and has completed her sophomore year. Cashae is the daughter of Meryl and Stacy McGee.
To cheer on our kids at Nationals you can view the performances online at NHSRATV.com. Performances times are 7 p.m. on July 16 and 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. each day thereafter.
Results from State Finals Gos:
First Go: Cashae McGee: Fourth – Goats; fifth – Barrels; Madison Rotenberger: Third – Goats; Reed Marmon: Third – Team Roping.
Second Go: Cashae McGee: First – Barrels; Madison Rotenberger: Fourth – Barrels; Reed Marmon: Fourth Team Roping .
Short Go: Cashae McGee: Fifth – Goat Tying; Fifth – Barrels; Madison Rotenberger: Ninth – Goat Tying; Reed Marmon: Third – Team Roping.
Year End Results for Bowman Rodeo Club:
Tie Down Roping: Nick Retainer – 27th; Cole Schmalz – 32nd; Chance Andrews – 33rd.
Team Roping: Reed Marmon – Fourth; Chance Andrews – 13th; DJ Martian – 25th; Nick Retainer – 25th.
Goat Tying: Cashae McGee – First; Madison Rotenberger – Fourth.
Breakaway: Shaye Lardy – 28th; Cashae – 30th; Madison Rotenberger – 36th.
Barrels: Cashae McGee – Sixth; Madison Rotenberger – 19th.
Poles: Cashae McGee – 39th.
Queen: Tasha Pond – Fourth.
Rifle Shoot: DJ Martian – Sixth; Chance Andrew – Eighth; Tasha Pond – 12th; Nick Rettinger – 13th.
Trap Shoot: Nick Rettinger – Fourth; Tasha Pond – 10th; Chance Andrews – 11th.