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ARBUCKLE, CALIF. – Willie Worley’s birthday roping celebration held May 25-26 was a huge success with a great turnout. Willie and Wildwood Ranch Arena would like to thank B&R Sales, Morrison Graphics, Yeti and Corriente Buckles.
Yeti coolers, buckles and other prizes were awarded. Results are as follows; payout is per team.
May 25
#8 Hdcp P/D: $25, 76 teams
1st go: 1. Craig Harrison and Jake Juenemann, 6.36, $60. 2. Ryan Parker and Cody Alvernaz, 6.39, $40.
Average: 1. Chad Nunnelee and Matthew Griffith, 22.66, $380. 2. Ryan Parker and Jake Juenemann, 23.41, $285. 3. Ryan Parker and Brian Humphry, 25.37, $190. 4. Craig Harrison and Jake Juenemann, 25.58, $90.
#5.5 P/D: $25, 82 teams
1st go: 1. Gaby Bertagnolli and Cody Alvernaz, 7.12, $60. 2. Trevor Messersmith and Jake Young Jr, 7.24, $40.
Average: 1. Walt Stein and Scott Myers, 22.41, $380. 2. Weston Hutchings and Scott Myers, 24.78, $285. 3. Walt Stein and Doug Parker, 25.41, $190. 4. Weston Hutchings and Justin Weber, 25.74, $90.
#8 Hdcp P/D: $25, 55 teams
1st go: 1. Craig Harrison and Shawn Manning, 4.53, $50.
Average: 1. Craig Harrison and Shawn Manning, 18.24, $230. 2. Gaby Bertagnolli and Shawn Manning, 20.07, $175. 3. Ryan Parker and Shawn Manning, 21.82, $115. 4. Walt Stein and Jake Juenemann, 23.09, $55.
May 26
#8 Hdcp P/D: $25, 43 teams
1st go: 1. Ryan Phun and ShawnManning, 5.26, $50.
Average: 1. JT Bradley and Cody D. Parker, 18.79, $180. 2. Ryan Phun and Cody D. Parker, 18.94, $135. 3. Mike Potts and Shawn Manning, 20.58, $45.
#5.5 P/D: $25, 53 teams
1st go: 1. Daren Lowry and Hunter Lowry, 6.66, $50.
Average: 1. Justin Stacy and Hunter Lowry, 22.35, $210. 2. Ryan Phun and Cody Alvernaz, 27.35, $155. 3. Daren Lowry and Hunter Lowry, 27.40, $105.  4. Becky Moore and Ryan Phun, 32.06, $50.
#8 Hdcp P/D: $25, 33 teams
1st go: 1. Ryan Parker and Jake Juenemann, 5.78, $25.
Average: 1. Gaby Bertagnolli and Jay Kellogg, 18.55, $150. 2. Ryan Parker and Jake Juenemann, 18.62, $100. 3. Ryan Parker and Cody D. Parker, 22.32, $50.


#5.5 winners Scott Myers and Walt Stein; first draw pot winners Chad Nunnelee and Matt Griffith.

 
Jake Juenemann, Shawn Manning, Gaby Bertagnolli, Craig Harrison, Cody Alvernaz. Craig and Shawn won the average in the third pot. Everyone else won hats for go-rounds.