It was a horse race to the finish at the 2017 Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo, and Emily Miller and Namgis D 35 came out on top.
The first performance of round No. 2 began inside the Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, Florida, with Jana Griemsman taking the lead in round No. 2 of the Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo.
The Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo kicked off April, 6, 2017, inside the Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, Florida. It was a tight race in the barrel racing, and Oklahoma cowgirl Emily Miller took the lead when she and Namgis D 35 turned in a fast time of 15.46 seconds.
Hailey Kinsel rode DM Sissy Hayday to the $100,000 victory at The American Rodeo, plus became the first qualifier to win the barrel racing championship and split the million-dollar bonus with two other qualifiers to bank a total of $433,333.
Brandon Cullins and VQ Sucker Punch win performance No. 2 of RFD-TV's The American Rodeo semifinals February 16, 2017, in Fort Worth, Texas, and advance to their first trip to AT&T Stadium.
Round No. 2 of the Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo concluded April 8, 2017, inside the Silver Spurs Arena with Jana Griemsman holding onto her lead in the round to top the tough field of 26.
Tracy Nowlin flew into Kissimmee, Florida, to take claim of the top spot in round No. 1 of the Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo aboard JG Madison.
Jimmy Bryant and Little Bit Of Cowboy claimed the third performance of The American Rodeo semifinals with a 13.911, while Kelsey Lutjen's 13.804 from performance No. 1 held on to win the semifinals. The field of 10 qualifying contestants advancing to the long round of The American Rodeo on February 19 is now set.
Kelsey Lutjen and KN Fabs Gift Of Fame win the first performance of RFD-TV’s The American Semifinals in Fort Worth, Texas.