Rangers find success at CNFR
June 24, 2021
CASPER, Wyo. – The dreams of national championships came crashing down for two Northwestern Oklahoma State University cowboys during last week's College National Finals Rodeo in Casper.
Bridger Anderson, the 2019 college champion in steer wrestling and a three-time CNFR qualifier, and Riley Westhaver watched their intercollegiate rodeo careers end on the third day of the seven-day competition. During the second round, the two seniors watched their steers – and hopes of a coveted title – escape their grasps.
"That one hurt a lot," said Anderson of Carrington, North Dakota. "The ground...