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  • Miller captures women's all-around title, Lady Texans place third overall at Texas Tech University Rodeo
    October 28, 2018
    LUBBOCK — Kaytlyn Miller won the women’s all-around title and the South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams each placed inside the top five over the weekend at the Texas Tech University Rodeo at the Texas Tech Equestrian Center.
  • South Plains Rodeo returns to action Oct. 25-27 in Lubbock
    October 23, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams return to the arena Oct. 25-27 in Lubbock at the Texas Tech Rodeo at the Texas Tech Equestrian Center. South Plains enters the weekend ranked in the top five in the men’s and women’s divisions, as the Lady Texans currently sit in third place overall with 662.50 points, trailing only Weatherford College (710), and Tarleton State (1,425). The Texans currently rank fourth in the Southwest Region with 1,085 points, with Cisco College (1,290), Tarleton State (1,325), and Clarendon College (1,590) holding the top three spots.
  • Bennett wins second bareback riding event title Saturday night in Amarillo
    October 14, 2018
    AMARILLO — South Plains freshman Cooper Bennett led the Texans to a top-five finish over the weekend as he captured his second bareback riding event title Saturday night at the West Texas A&M University Rodeo. Bennett won the long round with a score of 79, which he followed up with a 74 in the finals, capping the event with 180 points for the Texans who finished fifth overall with 250 points. Bennett also won the bareback event title in week one at the Eastern New Mexico University Rodeo.
  • South Plains rodeo returns to action Oct. 11-13 at West Texas A&M Rodeo
    October 10, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams return to action Oct. 11-13 in Amarillo at the West Texas A&M Rodeo.
  • Lady Texans capture women's team title Saturday at Vernon College Rodeo
    October 07, 2018
    VERNON — Kaytlyn Miller won the goat tying event title and Kody Criswell finished second in breakaway roping as the South Plains College women’s rodeo team won the women’s team title on Saturday night at the Vernon College Rodeo with 337.5 points.
  • South Plains rodeo to saddle up Oct. 4-6 in Vernon
    October 03, 2018
    LEVELLAND — A week after placing 10 contestants in the finals of the Sul Ross State University Rodeo, the South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams return to the arena this weekend at the Vernon College Rodeo Oct. 4-6.
  • South Plains rodeo places 10 in finals of Sul Ross State University Rodeo in Alpine
    September 30, 2018
    ALPINE — The South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams placed a combined 10 athletes in the finals of the Sul Ross State University Rodeo Saturday night in their second rodeo of the season.
  • South Plains rodeo returns to action Sept. 27-29 in Alpine
    September 26, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams will return to the arena this week at the Sul Ross State University Rodeo Sept. 27-29 in Alpine, Texas. South Plains qualified eight for the finals a week ago at the Eastern New Mexico University Rodeo in Portales, bringing home an event title in the bareback riding event as freshman Cooper Bennett used a score of 74 in the short round to take first overall.  The Texans finished fifth on the weekend with 260 team points.
  • Bennett captures bareback event title Saturday at Eastern New Mexico University Rodeo in Portales
    September 23, 2018
    PORTALES — The South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams capped off their first rodeo of the season on Saturday as they combined to place eight competitors in the finals of the Eastern New Mexico University Rodeo at the Lewis Cooper Rodeo Arena. In his first rodeo for South Plains, freshman Cooper Bennett used a score of 74 in the finals to win the bareback riding event. Bennett also scored a 74 in the long round, picking up 160 points for the Texans who finished fifth overall over the weekend with 260 points.
  • South Plains rodeo to make season debut Sept. 20-22 in Portales
    September 19, 2018
    LEVELLAND — Following one of the most successful seasons in program history, the South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams will kick off their 2018 campaign this weekend at the Eastern New Mexico University Rodeo Sept. 20-22 in Portales at the Lewis Cooper Rodeo Arena.
  • Current, former South Plains rodeo athletes shine at South Plains Rink Bownds Memorial Rodeo in Levelland
    September 17, 2018
    The South Plains College men’s and women’s rodeo teams were well represented over the weekend at the 2018 Rink Bownds Memorial Rodeo held at the Mallet Event Center in a UPRA sanctioned rodeo.
  • Rink Bownds Memorial Rodeo continues Saturday at the Mallet Event Center in Levelland
    September 15, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College Rink Bownds Memorial Rodeo continues on Saturday in Levelland at the Mallet Event Center beginning at 9 a.m. South Plains will be well represented in the morning slack and the 7 p.m. performance as the Texans and Lady Texans compete against some of the nation's best in the UPRA sanctioned rodeo. Doors will open one hour prior to the rodeo and tickets can be purchased at the front entrance of the Mallet Event Center.