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J.B. Whatley


Events: Steer Roping
Born: 6/29/1955 Midland, Texas
Joined PRCA: 1979
PRCA Career Earnings: $356,189.00
World Titles Won: 0
WNFR Qualifications: 0
Current Residence: Gardendale, Texas

2017 world standings place: 93rd 
2017 earnings: $1,830
NFSR qualifications: 3 (1994, 1997, 1999)

Professional

Career Highlights
• 2016: Finished 24th in the world standings with $18,119. Won the Cowboy Capital Of The World PRCA Rodeo (Stephenville, Texas)
• 2015: Won the Wyoming (Douglas) State Fair & Rodeo. Finished 21st in the world standings with $15,886
• 2014: Won the Buc Days Pro Rodeo (Corpus Christi, Texas) and the Sheridan (Wyo.) WYO Rodeo. Finished 17th in the world standings with $26,094
• 2013: Finished 38th in the world standings with $9,888
• 2012: Finished 53rd in the world standings with $5,295
• 2011: Finished 34th in the world standings with $9,696
• 2010: Finished 63rd in the world standings with $3,403
• 2009: Won the Logan County Fair & Rodeo (Sterling, Colo.); finished 23rd in the world standings with $16,224
• 2008: Finished 18th in the world standings with earnings of $19,299
• 2001: Finished 18th in the world standings with earnings of $18,020
• 1999: Qualified for the National Finals Steer Roping (Guthrie, Okla.) for the third time, finishing third in the average and eighth in the world standings with a career-best $33,339. Won the Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days Rodeo, the Cowboy Capital of the World Rodeo (Stephenville, Texas), and the Texas Circuit year-end title in steer roping
• 1997: Placed fourth in the average at the NFSR (Guthrie, Okla.) and ranked 15th in the world standings with $22,640
• 1994: Placed 12th in the average at the NFSR (Guthrie, Okla.) to rank 11th in the world standings with $20,783
• Won the Texas Circuit Finals Rodeo average in team roping, 1979-80

Personal
6-2, 214 … Wife, Audrey … Graduated from Hereford (Texas) High School. Got involved with rodeo through his uncle Red Whatley, a former Rodeo Cowboys Association tie-down roper and rodeo producer … Enjoys playing golf and hunting; used to be a professional hunting guide … Owns a ranch in Gardendale, Texas, where he is working on creating a wind farm; also does business selling water … Served three years on National Finals Steer Roping Committee in Hobbs, N.M. (2006-08), and was a member of the PRCA’s Steer Roping Advisory Council … Started in rodeo when he was 4 years old
 

 
 
 
 
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