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Brody Cress

Events: Saddle Bronc riding
Born: 1/7/1996
Joined PRCA: 2014
PRCA Career Earnings: $309,769.00
World Titles Won: 0
WNFR Qualifications: 1 (2017)
Current Residence: Hillsdale, Wyo.

2017 world standings place: 2nd
2017 WNFR standings place: 1st
2017 WNFR earnings: $176,622
2017 earnings: $282,287
Tour Finale qualifications: 0
RNCFR qualifications: 1 (2015)
Education: Tarleton State University (Stephenville, Texas) ag business major

2017 Highlights

• Won the Pendelton (Ore.) Round-Up
• Won Magnolia (Ark.) Stampede
• Won Rodeo Killeen (Texas)
• Won the Wrangler Champions Challenge presented by Justin Boots (Sioux Falls, S.D.)
• Won Flint Hills Rodeo in Strong City, Kan.
• Won Henderson County Go Texan Rodeo in Athens, Texas
• Won Cheyenne (Wyo.) Frontier Days
• Won California Rodeo Salinas
• Won the Sanders County Fair & PRCA Rodeo (Plains, Mont.)
• Won the Sheriff's PRCA Rodeo (San Bernardino, Calif.)

• Co-champion at the Old Fort Days Rodeo in Fort Smith, Ark.
• Co-champion at the Red Desert Roundup in Rock Springs, Wyo.
• Co-champion at the Yellow Stone River Round-Up in Billings, Mont.
Career Highlights
• 2016: Finished 98th in the world standings with $5,292
• Won Mountain States Circuit saddle bronc riding year-end title in 2015


Two-time Wyoming state high school saddle bronc riding champ; Two-time qualifier for the College Nationals Finals Rodeo (2015, 2017) and finished third nation in saddle bronc riding in 2017 with a 237.5-point total on three head. 


5-7, 145 … single … Father, Tommy, assistant principal at Cheyenne (Wyo.) East High School; was a PRCA saddle bronc rider; mother, Lannette is the office manager for Cheyenne (Wyo.) district attorney’s office … older brother, Blaze, was a PRCA saddle bronc rider and now rides cutting horses in California … father and Colt Bruegman, a former PRC saddle bronc rider, were instrumental in getting Brody and his brother involved in rodeo … graduated from Cheyenne (Wyo.) East High School in 2014 … wrestled in high school and was a three-time state champion as a  sophomore (106 pounds), junior (120 pounds) and senior (132 pounds) … Rodeo idol is Billy Etbauer … enjoys hanging out with friends and teaching wrestling when not rodeoing … Favorite rodeo is Cheyenne (Wyo.) Frontier Days … Favorite movie is 8 Seconds … Favorite sports team is Iowa Hawkeyes wrestling team … Favorite book is Relentless … Favorite type of music is country and likes listening to Chris LeDoux … Favorite restaurant is Qdoba.
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