Saturday, January 29, 2005

Champions from Day One

National High School Rodeo Champions that Won the PRCA World Title
Phile Lyne - NHSRA 1965; PRCA 1971-72
Roy Cooper - NHSRA 1973; PRCA 1976, 1980-84
Rabe Rabon - NHSRA 1984; PRCA 1989
Cody Ohl - NHSRA 1992; PRCA

PRCA Resistal Rookies of the Year that Have Won a World Title
1985 Joe Beaver CR-1985, 1987-88, 1992-93; AA-1995-96,2000
1990 Fred Whitfield CR-1991, 1995-96, 1999-2000, 2002; AA-1999
1994 Cody Ohl CR-1997-98, 2001, 2003; AA-2001






ProRodeo World Champion Calf Ropers 1929-2004

Calf Roping World Champions

Everett Bowman, Hillside, Ariz. …… 1929
Jake McClure, Lovington, N.M. …… 1930
Herb Meyers, Okmulgee, Okla. …… 1931
Richard Merchant, Kirkland, Ariz. …… 1932
Bill McFarlane, Red Bluff, Calif. …… 1933
Irby Mundy, Shamrock, Texas …… 1934
Everett Bowman, Hillside, Ariz. …… 1935
Clyde Burk, Comanche, Okla. …… 1936
Everett Bowman, Hillside, Ariz. …… 1937
Clyde Burk, Comanche, Okla. …… 1938
Toots Mansfield, Bandera, Texas …… 1939
Toots Mansfield, Bandera, Texas …… 1940
Toots Mansfield, Bandera, Texas …… 1941
Clyde Burk, Comanche, Okla. …… 1942
Toots Mansfield, Bandera, Texas …… 1943
Clyde Burk, Comanche, Okla. …… 1944
Toots Mansfield, Bandera, Texas …… 1945
Royce Sewalt, King, Texas …… 1946
Troy Fort, Lovington, N.M. …… 1947
Toots Mansfield, Bandera, Texas …… 1948
Troy Fort, Lovington, N.M. …… 1949
Toots Mansfield, Bandera, Texas …… 1950
Don McLaughlin, Fort Worth, Texas …… 1951
Don McLaughlin, Fort Worth, Texas …… 1952
Don McLaughlin, Fort Worth, Texas …… 1953
Don McLaughlin, Fort Worth, Texas …… 1954
Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho …… 1955
Ray Wharton, Bandera, Texas …… 1956
Don McLaughlin, Fort Worth, Texas …… 1957
Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho …… 1958
Jim Bob Altizer, Del Rio, Texas …… 1959
Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho …… 1960
Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho …… 1961
Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho …… 1962
Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho …… 1963
Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho …… 1964
Glen Franklin, House, N.M. …… 1965
Junior Garrison, Marlow, Okla. …… 1966
Glen Franklin, House, N.M. …… 1967
Glen Franklin, House, N.M. …… 1968
Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho …… 1969
Junior Garrison, Duncan, Okla. …… 1970
Phil Lyne, George West, Texas …… 1971
Phil Lyne, George West, Texas …… 1972
Ernie Taylor, Hugo, Okla. …… 1973
Tom Ferguson, Miami, Okla. …… 1974
Jeff Copenhaver, Spokane, Wash. …… 1975
Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla. …… 1976
Jim Gladstone, Cardston, Alberta …… 1977
Dave Brock, Pueblo, Colo. …… 1978
Paul Tierney, Rapid City, S.D. …… 1979
Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla. …… 1980
Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla. …… 1981
Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla. …… 1982
Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla. …… 1983
Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla. …… 1984
Joe Beaver, Victoria, Texas …… 1985
Chris Lybbert, Argyle, Texas …… 1986
Joe Beaver, Victoria, Texas …… 1987
Joe Beaver, Victoria, Texas …… 1988
Rabe Rabon, San Antonio, Fla. …… 1989
Troy Pruitt, Lennox, S.D. …… 1990
Fred Whitfield, Cypress, Texas …… 1991
Joe Beaver, Huntsville, Texas …… 1992
Joe Beaver, Huntsville, Texas …… 1993
Herbert Theriot, Wiggins, Miss. …… 1994
Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas …… 1995
Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas …… 1996
Cody Ohl, Orchard, Texas …… 1997
Cody Ohl, Orchard, Texas …… 1998
Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas …… 1999
Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas …… 2000
Cody Ohl, Stephenville, Texas …… 2001
Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas … 2002
Cody Ohl, Stephenville, Texas …… 2003
Monty Lewis Hereford, Texas …… 2004


NFR Average Champions

NFR Average Champions (time, head roped)

2004 Montey Lewis, Hereferd, Texas, 87.8, 10
2003 Mike Johnson, Henryetta, Okla., 86.4, 10
2002 Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas, 88.8, 10
2001 Jerome Schneeberger, Ponca City, Okla., 109.6, 10
2000 Brent Lewis, Pinon, N.M., 86.9, 10
1999 Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas, 87.0, 10
1998 Cody Ohl, Stephenville, Texas, 91.6, 10
1997 Fred Whitfield, Hockley, Texas, *84.0, 10
1996 Joe Beaver, Huntsville, Texas, 101.9, 10
1995 Roy Cooper, Childress, Texas, 101.8, 10
1994 Tod Slone, Canyon Lake, Texas, 99.5, 10
1993 Troy Pruitt, Minatare, Neb., 96.4, 10
1992 Joe Beaver, Huntsville, Texas, 96.8, 10
1991 Fred Whitfield, Cypress, Texas, 91.7, 10
1990 Herbert Theriot, Wiggins, Miss., 106.8, 10
1989 David Bowen, Yoakum, Texas, 110.6, 10
1988 Joe Beaver, Victoria, Texas, 117.1, 10
1987 Joe Beaver, Victoria, Texas, 112.3, 10
1986 D.R. Daniel, Okeechobee, Fla., 102.6, 10
1985 Mike McLaughlin, Fort Worth, Texas, 102.6, 10
1984 Dee Pickett, Caldwell, Idaho, 114.9, 10
1983 Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla., 109.1, 10
1982 Mike McLaughlin, Saginaw, Texas, 122.2, 10
1981 Chris Lybbert, Coyote, Calif., 113.4, 10
1980 Chris Lybbert, Coyote, Calif., 123.5, 10
1979 Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla., 107.9, 10
1978 Gary Ledford, Comanche, Okla., 134.9, 11
1977 Jim Gladstone, Cardston, Alberta, 119.7, 10
1976 Roy Cooper, Durant, Okla., 133.4, 10
1975 Bobby Goodspeed, High Ridge, Mo., 140.6, 10
1974 Ronnye Sewalt, Chico, Texas, 137.6, 10
1973 Barry Burk, Duncan, Okla., 144.8, 10
1972 Phil Lyne, George West, Texas, 129.7, 10
1971 Olin Young, Peralta, N.M., 139.6, 10
1970 Richard Stowers, Duncan, Okla., 134.7, 10
1969 Mark Schricker, Sutherlin, Ore., 125.0, 9
1968 Junior Garrison, Marlow, Okla., 128.6, 9
1967 Glen Franklin, House, N.M., 131.4, 9
1966 Lee Cockrell, Panhandle, Texas, 124.5, 8
1965 Jim Bob Altizer, Del Rio, Texas, 114.6, 8
1964 Jim Bob Altizer, Del Rio, Texas, 120.3, 8
1963 Olin Young, Albuquerque, N.M., 112.6, 8
1962 Olin Young, Albuquerque, N.M., 122.1, 8
1961 Dean Oliver, Boise, Idaho, 124.0, 8
1960 Don McLaughlin, Ft. Collins, Colo., 161.6, 10
1959 Olin Young, Albuquerque, N.M., 191.3, 10

Calf Roping World and NFR Records

Most Money Won In Regular Season
$152,670 Cody Ohl 2001

Most Money Won In One Year( including NFR)
$222,794 Cody Ohl 1998

Most World Titles
8 Dean Oliver

Most Consecutive World Titles
5 Dean Oliver, 1960-64; Roy Cooper, 1980-84

Fastest Times
6.5 - Cody Ohl at National Finals Rodeo 2003
6.7 - Joe Beaver in West Jordan, Utah 1986; Stran Smith in Dallas, TX 2001; Cody Ohl in Dallas, TX 2001

Left Handed Calf Ropers to Qualify for the NFR
Grady Allen 1960
Bob Ragsdale 1961-75
Ronnye Sewalt 1961, 1963-75, 1977-78
Butch Bode 1976
Tom Walker 1986, 1998
James Zant 1987-88, 1990, 1995

Most NFR Qualifications
Roy Cooper, 19, 1976-87, 1989, 1991-93, 1995-96, 2000
Mike Johnson, 19, 1983-97, 2000-01, 2003-04
Joe Beaver 17, 1984-88, 1990-98, 2000-01, 2003-04
Dean Oliver, 16, 1959-69, 1971-74, 1976
Ronnye Sewalt, 16 1961, 1963-75, 1977-78
Barry Burk, 16, 1964-77, 1979-80
Bob Ragsdale, 15, 1961-75

NFR Average Record
84.0 on 10 head - Fred Whitfield 1997

Most Times Won NFR Average
4 Olin Young - 1959,1962-63, 1971
4 Roy Cooper - 1976, 1979, 1983, 1995
4 Joe Beaver - 1987-88, 1992, 1996
4 Fred Witfield - 1991, 1997, 1999, 2002

Most Earnings at NFR
$103,585 Brent Lewis 2000