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FALLON, NV – The Nevada Women’s Team Roping Association has wrapped up another great year. The year-end banquet was held at Larry Miller’s Sandwinds Restaurant and Sports Bar in Fallon on Dec. 2. Prizes were awarded, as well as door prizes, and a silent auction was held.

Officers for 2017 were President Nora Hunt-Lee; Vice President Marisa Julian; Secretary-Treasurer Carole Rogers; directors Sandy Kiel, Blake Portman, Tammy Lee, Adena Gonzalez and Joann Capurro. Everyone worked hard to make it a great year!

The champions in each league receive a Cactus saddle; reserve won a Heel-O-Matic Bones heading dummy and Bones Hox for the heeling league; third place won RTIC coolers; fourth place Cactus breast collars and a Charlie One Horse gift certificate; fifth place won a Cactus headstall and picture frame; sixth place Cactus headstall and Sandwinds gift certificate; seventh place Cactus headstall and picture frame; and eighth and ninth place, bell boots and Charlie One Horse certificates.

A League: 1. Nora Hunt-Lee. 2. Dusty Edgmon. 3. Taryn Krantz. 4. Payton Feyder.

B League: 1. Marisa Julian. 2. Christin Rhodes. 3. Carole Rogers. 4. Evelene Ricci. 5. MaraShane Miller. 6. Adena Gonzalez. 7. Jaci Garijo. 8. Nadine Berryessa.

C League: 1. Heather Boegle. 2. Stevie Mae Scott-Smith. 3. Faith Dellera. 4. Elysia Osterhout. 5. Ali Norcutt. 6. Lexi Garijo. 7. Tylie Norcutt. 8. Bonnie Felton. 9. Audrey VanBuren.

Heeling League: 1. Sandy Kiel. 2. Dusty Edgmon. 3. Leeann Johnson. 4. Taryn Krantz. 5. Joann Capurro. 6. Marie Curtis. 7. Marisa Julian.

Tylie Norcutt won the Youth award and received a Cactus halter. Bonnie Felton was named most improved roper and won a mule tape halter made by Marisa Julian. Heather Boegle was 2017 rookie and also won a mule tape halter.

Congratulations to all the winners, and all the champions in NWTRA who made this a great year.