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CHOWCHILLA, CA – A 2019 World Series of Team Roping Qualifier produced by Dynamite Productions’ California Shootouts, was held January 5-6 at the Madera County Fairgrounds. On Saturday were the #11 Handicap Roping as well as the #12 through #15 WSTR Qualifiers. Sunday featured the #8, #9 and #10 WSTR Qualifiers, the #8 Rope For The Yeti, and the #10 American Cowboy Roping. Results are as follows; payouts are per team:
Sat., January 5
#15 WSTR
Average: 1. Tanner Kent and Chris Wooten, 32.83, $3,120.
#14 WSTR
Average: 1. Landon Gill and Frank Perez, 36.16, $4,180. 2. Jason Duby and Quade Patzke, 40.11, $2,780.
#13 WSTR
Average: 1. CR Wilken and Brinan Varian, 33.46, $5,040. 2. Karen Dias and Colton Campbell, 33.82, $3,020. 3. Karen Dias and Matt Costa, 34.22, $2,020.
#12 WSTR
Average: 1. Mike Potts and Anival Guerrero, 36.54, $5,520. 2. Chris Perry and Jeff Sparrowk, 37.63, $3,310. 3. Cory Mendes and Patrick O’Brien, 37.96, $2,210.
#11 WSTR
Average: 1. Daniel Rice and Clayton Biglow, 38.21, $5,860. 2. Tappy Anthony and Tyler Friday, 39.21, $4,400. 3. Steve Davison and Van Todd, 41.16, $2,190. 4. Travis Kent and Chance Machado, 41.16, $2,190.
Yeti #11 Hdcp.
Average: 1. Caden Clay and Bodi Dodds, 22.56, $2,260. 2. JT Bradley and Brad Bishop, 24.52, $1,350. 3. Larry Shandy and Bodi Dodds, 26.21, $900.

Sun., January 6
#10 WSTR
Short go FT: Ernie Cardoza and Mark Burner, 8.98, $1,000.
Average: 1. Ernest Forsberg and Matt Schieltz, 41.57, $8,980. 2. Jeff Ritchie and Tyson Perez, 42.44, $6,410. 3. Judy Parker and Doug Parker, 45.69, $4,870. 4. Jason Gruber and Joaquin Real, 45.73, $3,590. 5. Sean Hansell and Casey Loverin, 49.5, $1,800.
#9 WSTR
Short go FT: Jane Peltzer and Manuel Souza, 9.02, $1,000.
Average: 1. Steve Davison and Mike Pyeatt, 41.9, $10,050. 2. Tony Jungk and Manuel Souza, 43.1, $7,000. 3. Jill Johnson and Skip Stansbury, 45.39, $5,170. 4. JR Marshall and Sonny Cowden, 47.06, $3,650. 5. Wendy Johnson and Bob Johnson, 47.41, $2,740. 6. Jane Peltzer and Tim Peltzer, 50.89, $1,830.
#8 WSTR
Short go FT: Lisa Jones and Stacey Nance, 10.15, $1,000.
Average: 1. Adrian Cervantes and Noe Casian, 42.53, $10,080. 2. Blake Ricken and Cory Carvalho, 48.59, $7,030. 3. Corinne Manes and Manuel Enriquez, 51.8, $5,200. 4. Matt Alger and George Porter, 52.75, $3,670. 5. Wendy Stein and Manuel Enriquez, 53.05, $2,750. 6. Anthony Borgatello and Noe Casian, 54.32, $1,830.
#8 Rope For The Yeti
Average: 1. Ryan Bettencourt and Davis Grupe, 32.64, $820. 2. Les Wideman and Allen Hagens, 33.9, $540.

See more photos in the February 2019 issue of Ropers Sports News.