Chilliwack’s Shandra Davis third in barrel racing battle

The rodeo at the Chilliwack Fair saw competitors from province wide compete in a dozen events.

Chilliwack’s Shandra Davis scored a third place finish in barrel racing at last weekend’s Chilliwack Fair.

Sixty four women entered the competition. Davis scored 18.462 points which put her behind Mariah Mannering of Quesnel (17.992) and Gibsons native Sara Christmas (18.462).

Another Chilliwackian snuck into the top 10. Carrie Mussell was sixth with 18.583 points.

The rodeo included 12 events.

Kamloops native Denver DeRose won the bareback competition, riding ‘The Graduate’ and scoring an 84. Cash Kerner from 100 Mile House was second, riding ‘Smokin’ Gun.’ Jared Marshall from Prince George was third riding ‘Unmanned.’

Ty Hall from Kamloops captured the bull riding title while Williams Lake native Joe Roberson rode ‘Kiss N’ Kate’ to victory in saddle bronc.

Merritt’s Clint Maier took the title in tie-down roping while Qualicum Beach’s J.D. Hays finished first in steer wrestling.

Justin Weaver (Kamloops) bested 30 competitors in breakaway roping while Nick Teixeria (Kamloops) and Tim Pellan (Aldergrove) joined forces for a win in team roping.

Chilliwack’s Milan Gubash and Langley’s Fred Wien finished seventh in that event.

Heffley Creek native Justin Mitchell claimed top spot in junior steer riding and Langley’s Elexa Lanaset won in junior barrel racing.

The peewee barrels crown went to Quesnel’s Kira Stowell.

Just Posted

Christmas cheer, crafts and music at Chilliwack and Yarrow libraries

Make festive ornaments out of old books while enjoying Christmas music at Chilliwack libraries

Fleeing driver picks fight with Chilliwack police dog, loses

Good dog ‘Griff’ also locates large quantity of what police believe to be crystal meth in Abbotsford

Chilliwack company faces charges for 2017 abuse of chickens

CFIA investigation leads to 38 charges against Elite Farm Services and Ontario-based Sofina Foods

Water-filled ditch had pump going to prevent flooding in Chilliwack

City crews monitoring site on Ashwell Road after heavy rain hit Chilliwack Wednesday

Snow prayers answered as Manning Park ski hill opens Friday

Ski hill will be open seven days a week starting Dec. 14, and cross-country trails as well

Omar Khadr wants changes to bail conditions

‘My life is held in suspension’, says the former Guantanamo Bay detainee

Sissons scores OT winner as Predators beat Canucks 4-3

VIDEO: Vancouver battles back to earn single point in Nashville

Lions announce seven members of coaching staff not coming back for 2019

The operational moves come two days after the Lions announced DeVone Claybrooks as the team’s new head coach

$12K awarded to atheist family who oppose Christmas, Hanukkah in B.C. classroom

Gary Mangel,May Yasue said holidays, Remembrance Day and Valentine’s Day not appropriate in preschool

Coach accused of sexual assault says apology letter was misinterpreted

Dave Brubaker has pleaded not guilty to one count of sexual assault and one count of invitation to sexual touching

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Aboriginal poet faces backlash for calling out NHL-themed totem poles

Rebecca Thomas says she received backlash for asking a drugstore chain to remove NHL merchandise

No plans yet for free WiFi on BC Transit buses

BC Transit says they are monitoring the roll-out of free WiFi on Translink vehicles

Some Kotex tampons recalled in Canada and U.S.

In some cases, tampon users sought medical attention “to remove tampon pieces left in the body.”

Most Read