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Alex Wright


Events: Saddle Bronc Riding
Born: 5/12/1987 Hurricane, Utah
Joined PRCA: 2009
PRCA Career Earnings: $128,068.00
World Titles Won: 0
WNFR Qualifications: 0
Current Residence: Milford, Utah

2015 world standings place: 50th
2015 earnings: $19,441
Education: College of Southern Idaho (Twin Falls), majored in diesel technology

Professional
2016 Highlights
• Co-champion at the 22nd Glen Rose (Texas) PRCA Rodeo
Career Highlights
• 2015: Won the Folsom (Calif.) ProRodeo
• 2014: Finished 148th in the world standings with $1,870
• 2013: Finished 105th in the world standings with $5,127
• 2012: Won the Young County Rodeo (Graham, Texas); the Riverdale (Calif.) Rodeo; the Dinosaur Roundup Rodeo (Vernal, Utah); the St. George (Utah) Lions Dixie Roundup and the Sheriff's PRCA Rodeo (San Bernardino, Calif.). Co-champion at the Eugene (Ore.) ProRodeo; the San Luis Valley Ski-Hi Stampede (Monte Vista, Colo.) and the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo. Finished 34th in the world standings with $27,218
• 2011: Won the Central Wyoming Fair & Rodeo (Casper, Wyo.); That Famous Preston (Idaho) Night Rodeo; the New Mexico Stampede (Rio Rancho) and the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo; finished 27th in the world standings with $29,277
• 2010: Won the 26th Annual Andy Devine Days Rodeo (Kingston, Ariz.) and the Sikeston (Mo.) Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo; co-champion at the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo. Finished 21st in the world standings with $44,765
• 2009: Won the Deseret Peak PRCA Stampede (Tooele, Utah); finished third in the Resistol Saddle Bronc Riding Rookie Standings behind brother Jesse Wright and Cort Scheer and 45th in the world standings with earnings of $17,774

Amateur
Utah high school saddle bronc riding champion, 2006; finished sixth in the College National Finals Rodeo saddle bronc riding average, 2009; also qualified for the CNFR in 2008

Personal
5-8, 140 … Single … One of Bill and Evelyn Wright’s 13 children; he is the third eldest of seven brothers and all six of those over the age of 18 compete in PRCA saddle bronc riding events – 2008 World Champion Cody, Cal, Alex, Jake, Jesse and Spencer (aka “Red”). Youngest brother, Stuart, wrestles and plays basketball. His six sisters are Shelinda, Laurlee, Michaela, Monica, Catherine and Rebecca … Graduated from Milford (Utah) High School in 2006 …  Favorite movie is The Outlaw Josey Wales  and favorite book is A Better You by Joel Osteen
 
 
 
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