Sep 272015


The 27th annual Navajo County Fair Little Buckaroo Rodeo held last Saturday brought in kids from throughout Navajo County to compete and take part in the rodeo experience.

Event winners in sheep riding were Tildyn Larson, who took first place;
Baler Reidhead, second; and
Dylan Lavender, third.

In calf riding, the prizes went to Henry Colelay Jr. for first place;
J.R. Merritt, second; and Ethan Yazzie, third.

In mini bull riding, Jayk Kelton won first place; Bracken Dillman, second; and Tyler Hawkins, third.

In the 3 to 5-year-old category of dummy roping, Bailey Williams took first place; Isaac Escobedo, second; and Telala Colelay, third. In the 6 to 8-year-old dummy roping contest, Rydan Livingston took first place; Wylon Peters, second; and Kateera Colelay, third. In the 9 to 12-year-old dummy roping contest, Jhett Kaufman won first place; Riggon Reed, second; and Jayk Kelton, third.

In the 6 to 8-year-old barrel racing competition, Brinleigh Arrendando took first place; Abbie Burt, second; and Lindsee Carlisle, third. In the 9 to 12-year-old barrel racing contest, Ashley Riddel took first place; Shea Paredes, second; and Riggon Reed, third.