ARLINGTON, Texas; March 1, 2015 – A young relatively unknown pair of cowboys – a bareback bronc rider and tie-down roper – bested the world’s top-ranked athletes on March 1 to split more than $1 million at RFD-TV’s The American, presented by Polaris Ranger.
The Semi-Finals Field is Set!
With just one week separating The American Semifinals rodeo held in Fort Worth's Cowtown Coliseum, Feb. 18-22, and RFD-TV's The American, presented by Polaris Ranger, slated for March 1 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, anticipation is running high to see who might emerge from rodeo's richest one-day event $1.1 million richer.
With the first 21 performances in the books at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo held at Will Rogers Memorial Coliseum, it’s 2014 WPRA Rookie of the Year Sarah McDonald and Fame Fling N Bling holding down the No. 1 spot in the barrel racing standings as the semifinals get underway later today.