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Born: Nov. 14, 1972
Residence: Yeso, N.M.
Horses:  Swivel Ta Fame “Swivel” (15- year old sorrel gelding) – Sire: Dash Ta Fame/Dam: Swivel Hips Bar; Write it Thelma “Uno” (19-year old  sorrel mare) – Sire: Write it Down/Dam: Thelma Thistle
Joined the WPRA: 2003
World titles: 0
Wrangler NFR qualifications: 1 (2003)
Education: West Hills Community College and Colorado State University


 Career Highlights

•     2016 - Finished with $19,164. Won the Avi River Stampede (Fort Mohave, Ariz.), the Jesse Andrus & Mike Hillman Memorial (Roswell, N.M.), the Coleman (Texas) PRCA Rodeo, and the Pioneer Days Rodeo (Clovis, N.M.); finished second at Flagstaff (Ariz.) Pro Rodeo, West of the Pecos (Texas) rodeo, and ECSP PRCA Rodeo (Carlsbad, N.M.)
•     2015 - Finished with $9,610
•     2014 - Finished the year ranked 29th with $37,447; won the San Antonio (Texas) Stock Show and Rodeo and finished second at the Dixie National (Jackson, Miss.)
•     2013 – Placed in three out of 10 rounds at the Wrangler NFR. Finished 10th in the world standings with $119,147 and was 13th in the average at the Wrangler NFR winning $18,930; won the Sand & Sage Roundup (Lamar, Colo.), the Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo (Abilene, Kan.), the Sheridan WYO Rodeo, the Central Wyoming Fair & PRCA Rodeo (Casper, Wyo.), the Dodge City (Kan.) Round-Up and the (Spanish Fork (Utah) Fiesta Days Rodeo
•     2012 – Finished the year ranked 41st with $26,822.
•     2011 – Finished the year ranked 44th with $26,958; won the Western Frontier ProRodeo (Pocatello, Idaho) and the ABC Pro Rodeo (Lubbock, Texas).
•     2010 – Finished the year ranked 20th with $37,286; won the Red Desert Roundup (Rock Springs, Wyo.) and the Black Diamond Legends Rodeo (Price, Utah); finished second at the Fort Worth (Texas) Stock Show and Rodeo.


Husband, Justin  Ketcham, sons Bridger and Pike …Grew up on a ranch in northern Colorado, competed in high school and college rodeo but got into livestock judging, which occupied most of her collegiate time. When she graduated from college she began roping a lot and met her husband at a team roping then she started running barrels.