WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Culver cowboy Bobby Mote notched a victory in his specialty, bareback riding, at the 2012 Walla Walla Fair & Frontier Days Rodeo. The three-day rodeo concluded Sunday at the Walla Walla Fairgrounds.
Mote, a four-time world bareback champion, rode Redheaded Stepchild to a score of 86 points to top the field in Walla Walla and earn a first-place paycheck of $2,636.25.
Also at the Walla Walla rodeo, Terrebonne’s Russell Cardoza tied for third place in the second go-round of the tie-down roping competition. His time of 7.5 seconds was good for $817.34.
—Bulletin staff report