2017-18 EMCC Rodeo News

  • EMCC trio qualifies for College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming
    May 02, 2018
    On the heels of posting consecutive Top 10 men’s team national finishes, East Mississippi Community College will be represented in next month’s College National Finals Rodeo by a trio of cowboys making a return appearance at the CNFR.  EMCC’s Tristan Martin, Jace Harris and Ethan Wheeler have qualified to compete in this year’s CNFR, set for June 10-16 at the Casper Events Center in Casper, Wyo.
  • EMCC men’s rodeo team places third in regular-season finale at Northwest Mississippi
    April 23, 2018
    The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team capped the 2017-18 Ozark Region regular-season slate with a spring-best, third-place finish this past weekend at the annual Ranger Rodeo, presented by Sycamore Bank and the Northcentral Electric Power Association.  The three-day event concluded Saturday night at the Northwest Mississippi Community College Multipurpose Arena.
  • East Mississippi men’s rodeo team places fifth at UT Martin
    April 16, 2018
    The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team placed fifth this past weekend at the 50th Annual Spring College Rodeo hosted by the University of Tennessee at Martin.  The three-day event concluded Saturday night at the Ned McWherter Agricultural Complex.  EMCC’s women placed seventh.
  • Host East Mississippi claims fifth-place men’s finish at EMCC Intercollegiate Rodeo in Meridian
    February 27, 2018
    Host East Mississippi Community College earned a fifth-place men’s team finish during EMCC’s annual intercollegiate rodeo held this past weekend at the Lauderdale County Agri-Center.  Presented by HMR Veterans Services, Inc., the three-day event concluded Saturday evening.
  • East Mississippi Community College set to host intercollegiate rodeo this week in Meridian
    February 19, 2018
    Exciting collegiate rodeo action returns to Meridian this week when East Mississippi Community College hosts its annual intercollegiate rodeo at the Lauderdale County Agri-Center for the second straight year.  The National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association-sanctioned event, presented by HMR Veterans Services, Inc., begins Thursday and runs through Saturday night’s finals.
  • EMCC men’s rodeo team places fifth at Murray State-hosted Racer Roundup
    October 16, 2017
    The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team placed fifth this past weekend at the 42nd annual Murray State University Racer Roundup.  The three-day NIRA Ozark Rodeo event concluded Saturday night at the Bill Cherry Expo Center.
  • EMCC ties for fifth at UWA Rodeo Showdown; Lion cowboy Dalton Thames wins bull riding event
    October 02, 2017
    The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team tied for fifth place at the University of West Alabama Rodeo Showdown held this past weekend at the Don C. Hines Rodeo Complex.  The three-day event concluded Saturday night on the UWA campus.
  • EMCC men place second at Viking Rodeo Stampede in Missouri; Lions set for UWA Rodeo Showdown
    September 25, 2017
    The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team followed up last week’s season-opening regional event title by placing second at the Viking Rodeo Stampede this past weekend.  The Missouri Valley College-hosted event concluded Saturday evening at the Saline County Fairgrounds.
  • EMCC men’s rodeo team claims season opener at PRCC-hosted event in Hattiesburg
    September 18, 2017
    Coming off back-to-back Top 10 national finishes the past two years, the East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team successfully opened the 2017-18 National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association’s Ozark Region slate by claiming first-place honors this past weekend in an event hosted by Pearl River Community College.  The three-day PRCC college rodeo concluded Saturday night at the James Lynn Cartlidge Forrest County Multi-Purpose Center.