The grandstands were speckled with varying shades of pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Night. The brighter the pink, the tougher the cowboy or cowgirl!

The evening kicked off with an exhilarating round of bareback. Zach Brown of Red Bluff, Calif. took the best score of 81. Steven Peebles, Redmond, Ore., was down for a bit of time, but the crowd cheered on as he stood up and, with assistance, walked off the arena with a score of 76.

Steer wrestler Tristan Martin landed an impressive 3.9 on his ride tonight, but it was Newt Novich, Twin Bridges, Mont. that secured his spot in the top 12 with a combined score of 9.6.

Team-roping duo Clay Smith, Broken Bow, Okla. and Paul Eaves, Millsap, Texas, wowed the crowd as they roped their calf in an impressive 4.8 seconds.

In saddle bronc, Big Bend Rodeo's Majorhuckleberry helped Cody DeMoss, Heflin, La. tie for second.

Tie-down roping local Dakota Eldridge of Elko, Nev. snagged the top score of the night, but it wasn’t enough to take him to finals.

Brennon Eldred of Sulphur, Okla. secured his spot as the second overall runner up and with an impressive 87.5 in bull riding tonight. He’ll be competing in the finals tomorrow night.

Here are the night’s top results: 

Bareback (score in points):
1. Zack Brown, Red Bluff, CA, 81 on Flying 5 Rodeo’s Cougar Country
2. Will Lowe, Canyon, TX, 79 on Big Bend Rodeo’s Moon Shadow
3. Steven Peebles, Redmond, OR, 76 on Flying 5 Rodeo’s Beatle Juice 

Steer Wrestling (score in seconds):
1. Tristan Martin, Sulpher, LA, 3.9
2. Timmy Sparing, Helena, MT, 4.5
3. Marcus Paul Therlot, Poplarville, MS, 4.9

Team Roping (score in seconds)
1. Clay Smith, Broken Bow, OK & Paul Eaves, Millsap, TX, 4.8
2. Luke Brown, Rock Hill, TX & Jake Long, Coffeyville, KS, 6.4
3. Kelsey Parchman, Cumberland City, TN & Dustin Davis, Terrnell, TX, 14.9

Saddle Bronc (score in points):
1. Shade Etbauer, Goodwell, OK, 78.5 on Big Bend Rodeo’s 402
T2. Wade Sundell, Boxholm, IA, 78 on Flying 5 Rodeo’s Can’t Wait
T2.Cody DeMoss, Heflin, LA, 78 on Big Bend Rodeo’s Majorhuckleberry
3. Bradley Harter, Loranger, LA, 76 on Big Bend Rodeo’s Major Cover

Tie-down Roping (score in seconds):
1. Dakota Eldridge, Elko, NV, 8.6
2. Cooper Martin, Alma, KS, 9.2
3. Matt Kenney, Midland, TX, 10.4 

Barrel Racing (score in seconds):
1. Carmel Wright, Roy, MT, 17.19
2. Tammy Fischer, Ledbetter, TX, 17.20
2. Christine Laughlin, Pueblo, CO, 17.26

Bull Riding (score in points)
1. Brennon Edred, Sulphur, OK, 87.5 on Flying 5 Rodeo’s Lone Star
2. Markus Mariluch, Daingerfield, TX, 81.5 on Big Bend Rodeo’s Little Calliente
3. Trey Kimzey, Strong City, OK, 78.5 on Flying 5 Rodeo’s Drive By

*Scores are unofficial until verified by the Rodeo Secretary

Reno Rodeo Press Release