Carson Valley product Grant Denny is tied for eighth-place in bareback riding coming into the short go tonight at the 66th College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo.
Denny, a 2011 Douglas graduate who competes for Feather River College, posted scores of 72.5 points on Sunday at the Casper Events Center, 82.0 on Tuesday and 71.0 on Wednesday (for a 225.5 average). His 82.0 was the best score in the second go.
Denny was ranked No. 1 in bareback riding in the West Coast Regional and No. 2 in the nation after the regional finals in Las Vegas.