Local riders Cheyanne Carpenter, Clayton Brum corral state rodeo titles
Lockeford’s Clayton Brum, left, and Clements’ Cheyanne Carpenter display the trophy saddles they earned for their all-around titles at the Challenge of Champions, an elite state rodeo competition held in March in Plymouth.
Posted: Saturday, April 6, 2013 12:00 am
She got her first horse at age two, started riding at five and now practices up to six hours a day, but Cheyanne Carpenter of Clements still gets antsy when competing in major rodeo events.
“It’s a huge adrenaline rush,” the Lodi High senior said. “Anything bigger than my backyard makes me nervous.”
Saturday, April 6, 2013 12:00 am.