Zero In: Five Fast Facts To Get You Ready for the Rookie Roundup

The Resistol Rookie Roundup presented by The Cowboy Channel is taking place this weekend! It gives the future of rodeo center stage and features some of the best up-and-coming athletes in our sport.

Here are five fast facts from Zero In to get you ready for the Roundup!

1. Last year’s Rookie Roundup winners combined to make $290,000 in total during the 2022 season.

2. There are currently five rookies inside the Top 15 in Bareback Riding, the most of any event. Keenan Hayes is the highest-rated rookie of the five at No. 2 in the PRCA World Standings.

3. Cash Robb and Keenan Hayes are the only two 2022 permit leaders who are leading the 2023 Resistol Rookie Standings.

4. Tie-Down Roper Cash Enderli pulled a check on 12 of his 18 runs to begin his 2023 season.

5. The Resistol Rookie of the Year award winners made between $29,000 and $192,000 a year ago. The bunch totaled over $800,000 in season earnings.

You won’t want to miss the Resistol Rookie Roundup presented by The Cowboy Channel THIS weekend! There is $100,000 purse on the line with two days of rodeo action to come. Get your tickets here and come watch rodeo’s next superstars.

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