11, 1965, in Wolf Point, Mont.
Residence: Oelrichs, S.D.
Joined WPRA: 1993
Horses: Fast An Gold "Chism" (14-year-old
chestnut gelding) - Sire: El Roco/Dam: Romanna Glass; An
Oakie With Cash "Louie" (9-year old buckskin gelding)
- Sire: Biebers Oakie/Dam: Lady Kaweah Cash; IP Peppys Breeze
"Sterling" (21-year old gelding) - Sire: Colonel
San Peppy/Dam: Budhas Miss Breeze
World titles: 0
Wrangler NFR qualifications: 6 (2007-12)
Tour Finale title: 1
Caldwell Round: 2007
Tour Finale qualifications: 4
Caldwell Round: 2007-08
Puyallup Round: 2007-08
Finished third in the average
at the 2012 Wrangler NFR and crossed the $1 million dollar
mark in career earnings; placed in 8 out of 10 rounds and
won the ninth round in a time of 13.66 seconds.
Won the Canadian Finals Rodeo.
Won the Ram Badlands Circuit
Finals year-end title and average title, her 7th year-end
Won the Bowman (N.D.) County
Won the Sitting Bull Stampede
Won the Fallon County Fair
& Rodeo (Baker, Mont.)
Won the Red Horse Ranch PRCA
Rodeo (Fergus Falls, Minn.)
Won the Dick Stull Memorial
Rodeo (Sterling, Colo.)
Won the Richland County Fair
& Rodeo (Sidney, Mont.)
Won the Falkland (British Columbia)
Won Rodeo Austin
2011 - Placed in six out of
10 rounds at the Wrangler NFR, winning Rds. 2 & 9. Entering
the NFR had won $80,671 and almost equaled that in 10 days
in Las Vegas winning $79,038. Finished the year ranked fourth
with $159,710; won the Ram Badlands Circuit Finals year-end
title and average title. This is her 6th year-end title,
won the Bowman (N.D.) County Pro Rodeo, the Range Days Rodeo
(Rapid City, S.D.), the McCone County Fair PRCA Rodeo (Circle,
Mont.), the Catfish Stampede (Onida, S.D.), the Sundre (Alberta)
Pro Rodeo, the Bonnyville (Alberta) Pro Rodeo and finished
second at RodeoHouston.
2010 - Finished the year ranked
fourth in the world with $188,027. Placed in seven out of
10 rounds, winning Rds. 1 and 5 with times of 13.84 seconds
and 13.62 seconds, respectively. Finished third in the average
and won $107,426 at the NFR, on the average title at the
Dodge Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo (Minot, N.D.). Qualified
for the 2011 DNCFR with her husband, Grady, who qualified
in tie-down roping, won the Catfish Stampede (Onida, S.D.),
the Richland County Fair & Rodeo (Sidney, Mont.), the
Dawson County Fair & Rodeo (Glendive, Mont.), the Strathmore
(Alberta) Stampede, won a career best $17,957 during the
Fourth of July, the Ponoka (Alberta) Stampede and RodeoAustin;
co-champion at A Tribute to Chris LeDoux (Casper, Wyo.).
2009 - Entered the Wrangler
NFR ranked eighth and finished the year ranked eighth with
$120,246 after picking up $47,548 at the NFR. Placed in
five out of 10 rounds, winning the final round in a time
of 13.77 seconds. Was 5th in the average. Won the average
title at the Dodge Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo (Minot,
N.D.). Won the Northeast Montana Fair and Rodeo (Glasgow),
the Deadwood (S.D.) Days of 76 Rodeo, the Sundre (Alberta)
Rodeo and the rodeo at Marwayne (Alberta).
2008 - Placed in five out of
10 rounds at the Wrangler NFR. Finished the year ranked
12th in the world with $95,751. Was ninth in the average
at the NFR and won $24,069; won the Red Horse Ranch PRCA
Rodeo (Fergus Falls, Minn.), the Deadwood (S.D.) Days Rodeo,
the Ogden (Utah) Pioneer Days Rodeo, the Corn Palace Stampede
Rodeo (Mitchell, S.D.) and the Sundre (Alberta) Pro Rodeo.
2007 - Finished the year ranked
fifth in the world with $125,492 and was ninth in the average
at the Wrangler NFR and won $58,173.Won the Luxton Pro Rodeo
(Victoria, B.C.), the North Peace Stampede (Grimshaw, Alberta),
the Caldwell Night Rodeo (Ariat Playoffs of the Wrangler
ProRodeo Tour) and the Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo (Minot,
N.D.); was co-champion at the Wolf Point (Mont.) Wild Horse
2006 - Won the Strathmore (Alberta)
Stampede and the Canadian National Finals (Edmonton, Alberta),
capturing two rounds on her 41st birthday.
2005 - Finished 43rd in the
world standings with earnings of $24,778.
An Oakie with Cash "Louie"
was voted the Horse with the Most Heart (presented in memory
of Rockem Sockem Go "Rocky" owned by Kelly Kaminski)
Husband Grady (married 1994), a PRCA tie-down roper who
won the Badlands Circuit Finals in 1996; kids, Alyssa (14),
Thane (12) and Cade (9)
Ranches and trains horses when
she is not on the road competing
Served on the Oelrichs
(S.D. ) School Board.