Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

July 25, 2013

PRCA Rodeo: McKnight/Wade in 6th place in average at Spanish Fork, Utah

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

SPANISH FORK, Utah —  Wells' Tyler McKnight and his team roping partner Tyler Wade of Terrell currently stand in sixth place in average (on two head) in the team roping competition at the lucrative Spanish Fork Fiesta Days Rodeo.

McKnight/Wade presently stand at 10 seconds, with the top score being a 9.2 which was achieved by Nick Sartain/Rich Skelton.

Earlier this summer McKnight and Wade won first place at the Mesquite PRCA Rodeo on three-consecutive weekends.

The 71st edition of the rodeo opened Saturday at the Fairgrounds and was scheduled to wrap up Wednesday night.

The Spanish Fork Fiesta Days Rodeo is on the Wrangler Million Dollar Tour of Professional Rodeos and was voted as the No. 1 rodeo in the Intermountain area last year.