CASPER, Wyo. – University of Montana team roper Duston Stephens and Montana State’s Wyatt Bloom closed out their run at the College National Finals rodeo with their third no-time in three tries late Wednesday night at the Casper Events Center.
Cody Kohleffel and Austin Santikos of Wharton County (Texas) Junior College posted the fastest time of the night at 5.9 seconds. Ethan McDowell and Chase Johnson of Northwestern Oklahoma State lead the third go-round at 5.1 seconds; Kohleffel and Santikos are second. The third round wraps up Friday night with the short go scheduled Saturday night.