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Coy Thompson

Events: Steer Roping, Team Roping (Heeling)
Born: 10/12/1976 Deadwood, S.D.
Joined PRCA: 2003
PRCA Career Earnings: $146,057.00
World Titles Won: 0
Wrangler NFR Qualifications: 0
Current Residence: Whitewood, S.D.

2019 world standings place: 26th
2019 earnings: $17,236
Education: Eastern Wyoming Community College (Torrington), associate degree in agricultural business

Career Highlights
• 2018: Finished 38th in the world standings with $12,088
• 2017: Finished 26th in the world standings with $17,192
• 2016: Finished 26th in the world standings with $17,236
• 2015: Finished 51st in the world standings with $7,473
• 2014: Finished 63rd in the world standings with $4,015
• 2013: Finished 35th in the world standings with $11,545
• 2012: Won the Pendleton (Ore.) Round-Up with a time of 47.4 seconds on three head and the Badlands Circuit year-end championship; finished 30th in the world standings with $14,497
• 2011: Finished 68th in the steer roping world standings with $2,863
• 2010: Finished 71st in the steer roping world standings with $2,839
• 2009: Won the Beaver Valley Horse Club Rodeo (Strasburg, N.D.), with Mark Brockmueller and qualified for the Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo in team roping; finished 170th in the team roping (heeling) world standings  with $4,234
• 2008: (Partner Cody Hutchison) Won the Coors ProRodeo (Gillette, Wyo.) and A Tribute to Chris LeDoux Rodeo (Casper, Wyo.); co-champion at the Mandan (N.D.) Rodeo Days. Finished 79th in the team roping (heeling) world standings with $10,243
• 2007: Won the Old West Trail Rodeo (Crawford, Neb.) and the Deke Latham Memorial Pro Rodeo (Kaycee, Wyo.), with Preston Billadeau; the PRCA Championship Rodeo (Lincoln, Neb.), with Jay Mattson. Finished 79th in the team roping (heeling) world standings with $10,300

6-6, 220 … Single … Father, Ted, is a former Badlands Circuit competitor who is a longtime member of the Deadwood (S.D.) Days of ’76 rodeo committee. Coy and his dad work together as cattle buyers and on the family ranch; they provide cattle for several regional rodeos … Coy has three sisters, Katie Thompson, Tara Thompson and Kelly Thompson Anders … Graduated from Sturgis (S.D.) High School in 1995 … Enjoys hunting … Primary competition horse is Wagon, purchased in 2008 from fellow steer roper Will McBride … Travels with Jay Pixley … Favorite rodeos are the Pendleton (Ore.) Round-Up and the Deadwood (S.D.) Days of ’76 … Favorite movie is Lonesome Dove
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