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Ride 'em, cowboy!

Bob Burrows photo.

Four-year-old Parker Bruesewitz appears to be enjoying his ride during the mutton busting contest at Saturday afternoon's performance of the 47th annual Falcon Frontier Days Rodeo at UW-River Falls Lab Farm No. 1. competitors from 14 collegiate rodeo clubs competing in the Great Plains Region of the NIRA took part in three performances last Friday and Saturday. The rodeo is the oldest and only collegiate rodeo held east of the Mississippi and is sponsored by the UW-RF Rodeo Club.

Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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