Burleson native Rutherford in running for College Finals
McNeese State University rodeo team members have finished their go rounds and must now wait until Friday’s competition is over to see if they made it into Saturday’s championship finals of the 68th College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming.
The top 12 qualifiers in each of the nine events qualify for Saturday’s championships.
After three go-rounds, Burleson's Chad Rutherford is tied for seventh in bareback riding. With scores of 69.0 in the first-go; 64.0 in the second-go and a score of 76.0 in the third-go.