Rodeo News

Former Viking Rodeo Cowboy Making Impact at Professional Level
Posted December 1, 2016

NFR Information-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 30, 2016)- Missouri Valley College Men’s Rodeo Alumnus Tim O’Connell is set to compete at one of the most prestigious rodeo events in the country this week.  The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo takes place Dec. 1-10 in Las Vegas, and O’Connell goes into the competition as one of the favorites in bareback riding... Read More

Viking Rodeo Teams Close Out Fall Season at Southern Arkansas
Posted November 7, 2016

Results-Click Here Region Standings-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 7, 2016)-  The Missouri Valley College rodeo programs competed at the Southern Arkansas University rodeo in Magnolia, Ark., over the weekend.  The men’s team placed second in the standings, while the women’s team placed third... Read More

Viking Rodeo Teams Compete at Dual Rodeo
Posted October 17, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (October 17, 2016)-  The Missouri Valley College rodeo programs competed in two events over the weekend at Murray State (Ky.) University.  The Viking men’s team picked up one team championship, while the women’s team earned two championships.   In the first rodeo of the weekend, the men’s team was led by Senior Matt Borton (Ostego, Mich... Read More

Viking Men's Rodeo Takes First, Women's Team Third at West Alabama Rodeo
Posted October 2, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (October 2, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s rodeo teams competed over the weekend at the University of West Alabama rodeo in Livingston, Ala.  The Viking men’s team captured first in the standings, while the women’s team placed second... Read More

Viking Rodeo Teams Both Capture Stampede Rodeo Titles
Posted September 25, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (September 25, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s rodeo teams hosted the Viking Stampede Rodeo over the weekend at the Saline County Fairgrounds in Marshall, Mo.  Both teams capture a championship, with five individuals winning their respective competitions... Read More

Viking Stampede Rodeo to Run Thursday Through Saturday
Posted September 21, 2016

Marshall, Mo. (September 21, 2016)-  The Missouri Valley College rodeo programs are set to host the annual Viking Stampede Rodeo this week at the Saline County Fairgrounds in Marshall, Mo. The rodeo is the only home event of the year for the Viking rodeo teams and marks the beginning of the 2016-2017 rodeo competition season... Read More

Women's Rodeo Claims Reserve National Championship
Posted June 19, 2016

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (June 19, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College women’s rodeo team capped off its best showing in program history at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., as the reserve National champion.  Sophomore Kirbie Crouse (Gallatin, Mo.) led the team by capturing an individual National championship in the breakaway roping competition... Read More

Viking Rodeo Teams Compete Wednesday at CNFR
Posted June 16, 2016

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (June 16, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s rodeo teams continued competition at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., Wednesday.   Competing Wednesday for the Viking men’s rodeo team was Senior Cole Picton (Fort Dodge, Iowa) in the bareback riding competition... Read More

Viking Rodeo Teams Compete at College National Finals Rodeo
Posted June 15, 2016

Results-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (June 15, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College rodeo teams are competing this week at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo.  Cassidy Webster leads the women’s team after winning the third go-round in barrel racing.   Competing for the men’s team in the saddle bronc riding competition are Sophomore Briar Dittmer (Runnells, Iowa) and Sophomore Zeb Diehl (Winterset, Iowa)... Read More

Viking Rodeo Teams Finish Second in Ozark Region, Prepare for CNFR
Posted May 4, 2016

Region Standings-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (May 4, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College men’s and women’s rodeo teams finished the regular season over the weekend at University of Arkansas-Cossatot rodeo.  Both teams captured championships at the rodeo, and both teams finished the season second in the Ozark Region standings... Read More