Fallon County Fair and Rodeo for 2015 is shaping up to be a great production. Baker will have 425 contestants from three countries, 23 states and four Canadian Provinces. They will all be competing for part of the $60,000 purse raised by the Fair Board and supporting businesses and residents of Fallon County.
Scheduled to compete in bareback are Ty Breuer, Austin Foss, Heath Ford and Tanner Aus. In tie-down roping we will see Mike Johnson, Cody Ohl, Clint Cooper, and Riley Pruitt. Those competing in saddle bronc will be Jesse Bail, Cole Elshere, Jesse Kruse, and Chuck Schmidt., Tyrell Smith, Steven Dent and Clay Elliot.
Some of the steer wrestlers will be Linn Churchill, Beau Franzen and Jake Rinehart. Team roping will be Nick Sartain, Rich Skelton, Britt Williams, Matt Zancanella, Matt Sherwood, Brady Tryan, Jhett Johnson, Travis Tryan, Kaleb Driggers, Martin Lucero, Kollin VohAhn, Luke Brown, Charly Crawford, Shay Carroll, Chase Tryan, Dustin Bird, Russell Cardoza and Dugan Kelly.
Ladies barrel racing will have Lisa Lockhart, Nikki Steffes, Carlee Pierce, Brittany Diaz, Sherrylynn Johnson, Layna Kight, Mary Walker, Kassidy Dennison.
In bull riding, there will be four of the top six in the current world standing, including Sage Kimzey, Brennon Eldred, Parker Breding, Brett Stall, Clayton Savage, and Bobby Welsh.
Slack will be Friday morning, Aug. 21, at 8:00. There will be a $5.00 admittance fee for slack. Saturday and Sunday’s performances will begin each day at 1:00 p.m.