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Pattersons make NFSR a father-son competition

11 October 2019

*Story is courtesy of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association. You can find all of your rodeo news at prorodeo.com.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Like father, like son.

Rocky Patterson, a four-time steer roping world champion, will compete with his son, Cole, for the first time at the Clem McSpadden National Finals Steer Roping at the Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Nov. 22-23.

Rocky, who won the world title in 2009-10, 2012 and 2016, qualified in the No. 8 spot in the PRCA | RAM World Standings with $40,814. Cole finished the regular season in 13th with $38,251.

Patterson captures fourth steer roping gold buckle

21 November 2016

For the first time in Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) history a world champion was crowned in Kansas and it went to a Kansas native.
Pratt Community College Head Rodeo Coach, Rocky Patterson, won his fourth world championship at the 2016 Clem McSpadden National Steer Roping Finals in Mulvane on Nov. 8.
 “It’s big,” said Patterson, 50, about his latest accomplishment. “It isn’t as easy for me to get out there and practice as it was 25 years ago. It probably has not sunk in yet, but this is big.”

PCC rodeo head coach qualifies for nationals

16 August 2016

Rocky Patterson, current Head Coach for Pratt Community College’s Rodeo Team, finds himself in first place standing in Steer Roping for the 2015-2016 season. Patterson, who has qualified for 2016 Nationals, will be one of the 15 steer ropers invited to compete in Mulvane, Kan. in November for the Title.

PCC Seeks Rodeo Coach, Welcomes Former World Champion as Interim

10 March 2015

The Pratt Community College rodeo team is more than two-thirds of the way through the 2014-2015 season, a year that has brought many changes to the program.

The rodeo team is currently seeking a full time men’s and women’s head coach. The coach will organize, instruct and promote the team, as well as recruit for the next year. If the coach has experience in farrier science, they will also take over coordination and instruction of that program. The search is nationwide search and PCC hopes to announce a new coach by the first week of April.

PCC Celebrates 45 Years of Rodeo

25 August 2014

The 2014-2015 school year marks the 45th anniversary of the rodeo program at Pratt Community College. It began in 1969 as an extracurricular club through the efforts of a handful of students and faculty members, and has since become one of the largest programs on campus.

Dorothy Huffman is a resident of Pratt and shared this about her husband Herb Huffman, who was a member of the PCC agriculture faculty and a PCC alumnus himself:

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