Top Takeaways from the Northwest Montana Fair & Rodeo: It ended in a five-way tie for eighth in the bareback riding, putting Wyatt Bloom, Tim O'Connell, Shane O'Connell, Leighton Berry and Austin Foss all in the money (by $60 each); saddle bronc rider Kolby Wanchuck smoked the competition with an 89-point ride on The Cervi Brothers' Jimmy Lee's 2 Cookies; and tie-down roper Hunter Herrin, who was on fire this weekend, added more than $3,000 to his season earnings in Kalispell. 

 

RESULTS | NORTHWEST MONTANA FAIR & RODEO | KALISPELL, MT 

BAREBACK RIDING: 1. Tanner Aus, 87.5 points, $2,978 | 2. Richmond Champion, 86, $2,283 | 3. Mason Clements, 85, $1,687 | 4. (tie) Spur Lacasse and Kaycee Feild, 83.5, $893 each | 6. Wyatt Denny, 82.5, $496 | 7. Tilden Hooper, 82, $397 | 8. (tie) Wyatt Bloom, Tim O'Connell, Shane O'Connell, Leighton Berry and Austin Foss, 81.5, $60 each 

STEER WRESTLING: 1. Mike McGinn, 4.2 seconds, $2,551 | 2. Curtis Cassidy, 4.3, $2,218 | 3. Scott Guenthner, 4.4, $1,886 | 4. Ryan Shuckburgh, 4.8, $1,553 | 5. (tie) Blake Knowles and Justin Kimsey, 5.0, $1,054 each | 7. Jake Nelson, 5.1, $555 | 8. Eli Lord, 5.2, $222 

TEAM ROPING: 1. Levi Simpson/Shay Dixon Carroll, 5.1 seconds, $1,941 each | 2. Clay Ullery/Jake Edwards, 5.2, $1,688 | 3. Aaron Tsinigine/Kyle Lockett, 5.9, $1,435 | 4. Caden Camp/Riley Wilson, 6.0, $1,181 | 5. Spencer Mitchell/Jason Duby, 6.1, $928 | 6. Cody Tew/Zachary Schweigert, 6.8, $675 | 7. Brady Tryan/Trent Tunke, 7.2, $422 | 8. Reno Stoebner/Colton Brittain, 7.3, $169 

SADDLE BRONC RIDING: 1. Kolby Wanchuk, 89 points, $3,029 | 2. Jake Watson, 87, $2,322 | 3. (tie) Chet Johnson, Logan Hay and Brody Cress, 86, $1,178 each | 6. (tie) Mitch Pollock and Logan Cook, 85, $454 each | 8. (tie) Tegan Smith and Connor Murnion, 84, $151 each 

TIE-DOWN ROPING: 1. Hunter Herrin, 9.3 seconds, $3,233 | 2. Kyle Lucas, 9.4, $2,892 | 3. Ty Harris, 9.5, $2,552 | 4. (tie) Marty Yates and Colton Farquer, 9.6, $2,042 each | 6. Cody Craig, 9.7, $1,531 | 7. Haven Meged, 10.6, $1,191 | 8. Westyn Hughes, 10.8, $851 | 9. Bo Pickett, 11.1, $510 | 10. (tie) Jade Gardner and Tyson Durfey, 11.7, $85 each.

BARREL RACING: 1. Jessie Telford, 17.33 seconds, $2,940 | 2. Ashley Castleberry, 17.41, $2,499 | 3. Megan Champion, 17.44, $2,058 | 4. Stevi Hillman, 17.58, $1,764 | 5. Lindsay Kruse, 17.68, $1,470 | 6. Lexie Goss, 17.72, $1,029 | 7. (tie) Steely Steiner and Ryann Pedone, 17.82, $662 each | 9. (tie) Tiany Schuster, Megan Swint and Cheyenne Wimberley, 17.83, $441 each | 12. (tie) Leia Pluemer and Dona Kay Rule, 17.85, $147 each

BULL RIDING: 1. Josh Frost, 88.5 points, $3,102 | 2. Brady Portenier, 87, $2,378 | 3. Preston Louis, 86.5, $1,758 | 4. Parker Breding, 85, $1,137 | 5. (tie) Dallee Mason and Trey Kimzey, 83.5, $620 each | 7. Tyler Bingham, 81.5, $414 | 8. (tie) Eli Vastbinder and Chase Dougherty, 81, $155 each 

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