National Finals Rodeo: Jace Melvin wins Round 5 in the steer wrestling

ARLINGTON, TX – The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo has reached the halfway point with the fifth round on Monday.

Jace Melvin from Fort Pierre tied for first with Matt Reeves in the steer wrestling with a time of 3.9 seconds.

Melvin won $23,481 for his performance.

Meanwhile, Jamie Howlett from Rapid City scored 86 points in the bareback riding.

He finished in 6th place and pocketed $4,231.

From completes results from the NFR, click here.


National Finals Rodeo Results

Round 5 From Monday, Dec. 7


Bareback Riding

– Jamie Howlett, Rapid City

86 points, placed 6th and won $4,231


Saddle Bronc

– Shorty Garrett, Eagle Butte

83 points, placed 11th

– Cole Elshere, Faith

No Score



Steer Wrestling

– Jace Melvin, Fort Pierre

3.9 seconds, tied for 1st and won $23,481


Team Roping

– Levi Lord, Sturgis

No Time


Barrel Racing

– Jessica Routier, Buffalo

17.56 seconds, placed 8th

– Lisa Lockhart, Oelrichs

27.44 seconds, placed 15th



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