WINNERS RIDE TO VICTORY, CLAIMING RodeoHouston® TITLES AND $50,000— MARCH 19, 2016 — HOUSTON — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — RodeoHouston Super Series athletes put on their best performances at NRG Stadium, Saturday, March 19. However, only eight beat the competition to earn more than $50,000 each and a Champion title.
Mary Burger earned her second RodeoHouston Barrel Racing Championship title with a 14.15-second run on her horse, Bo. Burger said her main goal this year was just to make it to RodeoHouston.
“RodeoHouston has always been one of my favorite rodeos,” Burger said. “It’s the prestige and the money, and I just feel like I’m on cloud nine.”
Top Four (total 2016 RodeoHouston winnings):
Mary Burger— Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — $54,750
Brenda Mays— Terrebonne, Oregon — $25,000
Carley Richardson— Pampa, Texas — $16,750
Rachel Dice— Byron, California — $9,500