**For Immediate Release**
Celebrate the Best of the Best!
- released by OPSU Campus Communications 05-03-2007
Goodwell, Okla. — Oklahoma Panhandle State University invites you to a celebration of the men’s and women’s rodeo teams on Monday, May 7 at 3:30 p.m. in the picnic area on the south side of the Noble Activity Center on campus. Enjoy hamburgers and bratwursts and meet the student athletes who will be competing in one of the premier rodeo events held on the North American continent - the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo.
Following last week’s final rodeo, the men’s team claimed first place in the Central Plains Region of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association, while the women ended the year in second place. Following are some of the final standings in the region in individual events:
||1st place in the All-Around, Saddle Bronc, and Tie-Down Roping; 3rd place in Steer Wrestling
||2nd place Breakaway Roping; 4th in the All-Around; 9th place in Goat Tying
||14th place Goat Tying
||2nd place Bull Riding; 4th place Bareback
||1st place in Goat Tying; 2nd in the All-Around; 5th place in Barrel Racing
||3rd place in Saddle Bronc
||4th place in Saddle Bronc
Please plan to join us Monday to honor OPSU’s nationally ranked student athletes and cheer them on to victory in Casper!