McDermitt holds annual ranch Rodeo

McDermitt holds annual ranch Rodeo

McDermitt holds annual ranch Rodeo

The small border-town of McDermitt, Nevada, celebrated the 106th year of traditional working ranch rodeo. This annual event was held during the day on July 4-5.

The evening of the Fourth included youth and adult street races and live music from, High Desert Habit, at the Say When Restaurant and Casino.

2019 McDermitt Ranch Rodeo results:

Championship team: Little h Little y – Hyland & Staheli Wilkinson, Victor Ugalde, Katlen Schimmelphenig, Nick Eiguren.

2nd place team:  Maher Ranch – Steve & Tim Maher, TJ Thompson, Charlie Smit, Kyla Rianda

3rd place team:  06 Livestock – Lee & Wyatt Stanford, Brandi & Jess Lisle, Nathan Easterday

4th place team:  Spud’s Ranch Team – Cole Stremler, Eddie Solis, Desi Dotson, Josh Harrer

5th place team: Tub’s Team- Tub Blantorne, Josh Prom, Hannah Ballantyne, Joe Aquiso, Michael Casey

Youth Division Championship Team: King’s River Team -  TJ & Nate Thompson, Tom Baird & Damian McGarva.

2nd place team: Desert Rats – Dusty & Will Wolverton, Jake & Blake Powers

Event Champions

Ranch Bronc Riding Champion – Tim Maher

Steer Stopping Champion – Staheli Wilkinson

Team Roping Champions – Little h Little y

Horse Roping Champions – Spud’s Ranch Team

Cow Roping Champions – Blossom Ranch 

Team Branding Champions – Little h  Little y

Division Event 

Champions Youth 

Team Roping – Desert Rats (Dusty & Will Wolverton, Jake & Blake Powers)

Big Loop Steer Roping – King’s River Ranch (TJ & Nate Thompson, Damian McGarva & Tom Baird)

Team Branding – Rose Creek Ranch (Danielle, Amanda, & Miranda Draper, Cody Barkdall

Ranch Bronc Riding Ride -Off (Winner Take All) – Tim Maher

Ranch Horse Race – Bonnie Dory.