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WICKENBURG, AZ – The National Team Roping Tour held its Cinco De Mayo Fiesta May 5 at Rancho Rio. Results are as follows:

#9 Megabucks

Short go: Stacy McKnight and Carl Luna, 9.46, $200.

Average: 1. Monty Lira and Jeff Lira, 50.68, $2,720. 2. Stacy McKnight and Carl Luna, 53.11, $1,620. 3. John South and Sean Wright, 36.72 on 3, $1,080.

#8 Megabucks

Short go, 1st not placing in average: Monty Lira and Jeff Lira, 16.92, $200.

Average: 1. Kay Miller and Jeff Lira, 51.78, $3,320. 2. Rohn Alder and Troy A. Clark, 54.46, $1,980. 3. Gary McCurry and Roger Wilde, 57.70, $1,320.

#8 Saddle Roping

Average: 1. Kay Miller and Royce Heart, 33.09, $1,500 + saddles. 2. Trever Courvell and Sergio Garcia, 33.10, $1,000 + saddles. 3. Eric Heady and Riley Cameron, 34.70, $800 + saddles. 4. Harry Bernhardt and Don Charging, 35.09, $600 + saddles. 5. Antonio Carbajal and Don Campbell, 36.14, $300.

#6 Buckle Up

Average (1st-4th place also won buckles): 1. Abel Aispuro and Paola Flores, 28.95, $740. 2. Daniel Indas and Eleanor Ellis, 32.04, $440. 3. Jaden Edwards and Brian Edwards, 34.84, $300. 4. Abel Aispuro and Brody Freeman, 34.92, $200.