Calgary Stampede: Friday Matinee Daysheet, Pool A Round 1

The greatest outdoor show on Earth kicks off with the first round of the first pool.

Calgary Stampede 2024

Pool A in Calgary is has a defending champion in the barrel racing and some rookies to get us started.

BAREBACK RIDING

Rookie Weston Timberman sits No. 15 in the world and he will nod on one of Calgary Stampede’s best, Tottsie Roll. Tim O’Connell matched up with the horse at Calgary just two years ago to be 88.5 points.

Nick PelkeShadow Warrior
Weston TimbermanTootsie Roll
Mason ClementsWeary Joke
Kade SonnierBigtimin Houston
Waylon BourgeoisCinchy Whitney
Cole FranksForgetfull Nelly
Clint LayeHot Shot
Cole ReinerLawless
Dantan BertschDescending Rocket
Leighton BerrySpecial Delivery

STEER WRESTLING

Dalton Massey has been steady when it comes to finding his way to the Winner’s Circle. The Co-Champion of Reno Rodeo’s fastest time in Calgary last season was a 3.6-second run but the defending champion, Scott Guenthner, knows just what to do to claim the title.

Nick Guy
Don Payne
Will Lummus
Jacob Talley
Justin Shaffer
Tucker Allen
Stephen Culling
Dalton Massey
Walt Arnold
Scot Guenthner

SADDLE BRONC RIDING

Statler Wright is looking to start things off on a high note. A match up with Borderline Untimely could be just that. It is a rematch as Wright rode the horse in 2022 for 85 points.

Lefty HolmanAmazon Hills
Sage NewmanEinstein Quest
Zeke ThurstonBirch Bubbles
Logan CookMiscrient
Tanner ButnerDouble Red
Parker FleetExciting Bubbles
Statler WrightBorderline Untimely
Layton GreenCome Along
Riggin SmithErotic Tango
Sterling CrawleyBaby Kibitz

TIE-DOWN ROPING

Blane Cox made it to the Final 4 last season to finish third but No. 1 tie-down roper Shad Mayfield has been dominating. However, is an Average game in Calgary and Cox roped smart in 2023.

Chance Thiessen
John Douch
Blane Cox
Shane Smith
Logan Bird
Kyle Lucas
Caleb Smidt
Tuf Cooper
Marcos Costa
Shad Mayfield

BARREL RACING

Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi’s win in 2023 was a career high for the multi-time World Champion and she has momentum rolling her way right now but so does Emily Beisel. Beisel’s arsenal of horses leaves her with no lack of options for whatever conditions come in Calgary.

Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi
Karli Cowie
Lisa Lockhart
Taylor Manning
Emily Beisel
Jessica Routier
Sue Smith
Tiany Schuster
Bailey Smith
Ashley Castleberry

BULL RIDING

Luke Mast has drawn the bull that Jared Parsonage won Round 3 of his pool on in 2023, Duane Kesler Rodeo’s Devils Advocate.

Jacob GardnerWhistleblower
Tristen HutchingsState Law
Cody TeelChester
Wyatt CleesonDown With The Devil
Edgar DurazoLate Nite Host
Mason MoodyFallen Angel
Nick TetzRamblin Man
Maverick SmithSkunk Ape
Luke MastDevils Advocate
Hayes WeightSky Fall
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