South Dakota contestants place in the third round at the NFR

LAS VEGAS, NV – The National Finals Rodeo continued on Saturday with the third performance.

Barrel Racing

Lisa Lockhart from Oelrichs, SD placed in the top six for the second straight night.

Lockhart placed third on Saturday with a time 13.78 seconds.

She won $17,255.

Hailey Kinsel won the the third round with a time 13.59 seconds.

Jessica Routier from Buffalo, SD finished out the money. She posted a time of 13.97 seconds.



Team Roping

Jr. Dees from Aurora, SD and Levi Lord from Sturgis tied for fourth on Saturday in the team roping.

The cowboys posted a time of 4.3 seconds and each won $8,083.

Dees and Lord had the top time in the first round and won nearly $29,000 a piece.

The pair started the NFR ranked 9th in the world standings.

Now Lord and Dees have moved up to fifth in the standings after placing in two rounds at the NFR.




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