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Erik Johnson

Events: Steer Wrestling
Born: 8/24/1974 Salmon, Idaho
Joined PRCA: 1999
PRCA Career Earnings: $119,546.00
World Titles Won: 0
WNFR Qualifications: 0
Current Residence: Eltopia, Wash.

2011 World standings place: 238th
2011 earnings: $3,419
DNCFR qualifications: 1 (2010)
Education: University of Idaho (Moscow), master’s degree in agricultural economics
Career Highlights
• 2010: Won the Cold Lake (Alberta) Stampede and the Cheney (Wash.) Rodeo; finished 24th in the world standings with $47,464
• 2009: Won the Columbia River Circuit Finals Rodeo (Redmond, Ore.); finished 72nd in the world standings with $12,855
• 2007: Won the Tonasket (Wash.) Founders Day Rodeo and the Cheney (Wash.) Rodeo; co-champion at the Eugene (Ore.) Pro Rodeo
• 2002: Finished 85th in the world standings with $13,525
• 1999: Finished second to Cash Myers in the PRCA rookie standings and 51st in the world standings with $22,054 
Qualified for the College National Finals Rodeo, 1996-97
6-1, 205 … Wife, Jackie (married April 10, 1999); daughters, Tiegan and Tessa; son, Travor … Father, Val, is a retired schoolteacher and outfitter; mother, Sara, is a retired customer service representative for the Idaho Power Company; older sisters,  Laurie and Suzie … Enjoys hunting and pack trips in the mountains … Owns and operates Johnson Enterprises, a custom hay business in Eltopia, Wash. … Serves as a cowboy preacher … Favorite rodeo is the Pendleton (Ore.) Roundup … His primary competition horse is Chainsaw, 13, “the best I’ve had in a very long time.” The horse had originally been sold to a man who was killed in the Sept. 11 Twin Towers attacks, and when Chainsaw went back on the market years later, Johnson bought him from a woman who lives in the Eltopia area, in the fall of 2008 … Favorite book is the Bible and favorite movie is Lonesome Dove
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