FSCC Spring Rodeo is set for this weekend
Fort Scott, KS –The Fort Scott Community College (FSCC) Rodeo Team is hosting
the 33rd annual Spring Rodeo on March 7-9th at Arnold
Arena at the FSCC main campus.
Friday, March 7th, events start at 7:30 p.m. On
Saturday, March 8th, there are performances at 1:30 p.m. and a 7:30 p.m. During
the Saturday evening performance, the FSCC Rodeo Team is honoring the late Ryan
Rickman, a former team-mate who was killed this past November in a
storm-related car wreck. Sunday, March 9th, the all-around will
start at 1 p.m. FSCC has approximately 40 rodeo students competing in the
“The team has done really well this year and the FSCC rodeo team
would appreciate the community’s support,” said assistant rodeo coach Cali
Griffin. “Currently, our men’s team is third and our women's team is ninth in the
Central Plains Region.”
Among the competitors, Austin Graham, of Jay, Okla., is first in
bareback, David King, of Hartville, Mo., is fifth in bull riding and Jaice
Cross, of Fort Scott, is fifth in breakaway in the Central Plains Region.
As a fundraiser, the FSCC Rodeo Team is selling chances to win a
quarter beef. This is all-natural beef raised by Kolby Stock. Tickets will be
available at the rodeo as well as sold directly from each rodeo student.
For additional information about the rodeo or fundraiser, please
contact rodeo coach Chad Cross at 620-223-2700 ext. 7020 or Cali Griffin at firstname.lastname@example.org.