Colville man named All-Around Cowboy
Area riders, ropers fall short in Cheney Rodeo
Last updated 7/15/2021 at 11:45am
CHENEY – A Colville man was named All-Around Cowboy after taking home the most money from the three-day Cheney Rodeo.
Travis James Eller, took home $2,058 after competing in tie-down roping and team roping, according to Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association standings.
A total $46,760 purse was paid to top Cheney Rodeo competitors.
In team roping, he and partner Brett Hale of Tenino tied for third-place with 7.8 seconds for their Saturday night ride.
Eller also took fourth in tie-down roping with a time of 12.8 seconds.
While Eller was posting good times in roping, another Colville reside...