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Jake Cooper


Events: Team Roping (Heading), Tie-down Roping
Born: 6/20/1984 Hobbs, N.M.
Joined PRCA: 2004
PRCA Career Earnings: $836,908.00
World Titles Won: 0
Wrangler NFR Qualifications: 3 (2007, 2015, 2019)
Current Residence: Monument, N.M.

2019 World standings place: 15th
2019 Wrangler NFR standings place: 12th
2019 Wrangler NFR earnings: $30,660
2019 earnings: $103,851

Professional
Career Highlights
• 2019: Placed in two rounds to rank 12th in the average with 54.2 seconds on six head at the Wrangler NFR with Caleb Anderson. 
• 2018: (Partner Logan Medlin) Won That Famous Preston (Idaho) Night Rodeo; the Douglas County Fair and Rodeo (Castle Rock, Colo) and the Lynden (Wash.) PRCA Rodeo. Finished 32nd in the world with $46,933.
• 2017: Won the Magic Valley Stampede (Filer, Idaho), with Dakota Kirchenschlager. Won the Tulsa (Okla.) State Fair PRCA Rodeo, with Cody Doescher. Finished 27th in the world with $46,096.

• 2016: Won the All-American ProRodeo Finals (Waco, Texas), with Tyler McKnight. Won the Wild West Rodeo (Llano, Texas), with Jade Corkill. Finished 21st in the world standings with $49,154.
• 2015: (Partner Russell Cardoza) Placed in two rounds of the Wrangler NFR. Won California Rodeo Salinas and the Strawberry Days Rodeo (Pleasant Grove, Utah) with Tyler McKnight; and won the Wrangler Champions Challenge Finale (Omaha, Neb.), with Kollin VonAhn. Finished 12th in the world standings with $122,664
• 2014: (Partner Tyler McKnight) Won the Walla Walla (Wash.) Frontier Days. Co-champion at the Dinosaur Roundup Rodeo (Vernal, Utah), the Moses Lake (Wash.) Round-up and the New Mexico State Fair Rodeo (Albuquerque). Finished 29th in the world standings with $40,259
• 2013: Won the all-around and team roping at the Ogden (Utah) Pioneer Days, with Clint Summers. Won the tie-down roping at the Oakley City (Utah) Independence Day Rodeo. Won the 130th Silver Spurs Rodeo (Kissimmee, Fla.), with Jim Ross Cooper. Won the all-around at the Rooftop Rodeo (Estes Park, Colo.); the Old Fort Days Rodeo (Fort Smith, Ark.) and the Southern Miss Coca-Cola Classic Rodeo (Hattiesburg, Miss.). Won the all-around and tie-down roping at the Beef Empire Days PRCA Rodeo (Garden City, Kan.). Finished 29th in the world standings with $40,843
• 2012: Won the all-around and team roping at the Greeley (Colo.) Stampede, with Rhen Richard. Won the all-around at the Clovis (Calif.) Rodeo; the all-around at the War Bonnet Roundup Rodeo (Idaho Falls, Idaho) and the all-around at the Crockett (Texas) Lions Club PRCA Rodeo. Co-champion in the all-around at the Oakley Independence Day Rodeo (Oakley City, Utah). Co-champion in the all-around and won the team roping at the North Idaho Fair & Rodeo (Coeur d’Alene, Idaho) with Rhen Richard. Finished 28th in the world standings with $40,255
• 2011: (Partner Matt Garza) Won the Dodge City (Kan.) Roundup Rodeo; the Santa Maria (Calif.) Elks Rodeo; the Grand National Rodeo, Horse & Stock Show (San Francisco); the Mesquite (Texas) Winter Classic, with Jim Ross Cooper and the Glen Rose (Texas) PRCA Rodeo, with Dakota Kirchenschlager. Won the tie-down roping at the San Dimas (Calif.) Western Days Rodeo. Finished 27th in the world standings with $38,668
• 2010: (Partner Jim Ross Cooper) Won the team roping at the Livermore (Calif.) Rodeo and the tie-down roping at the San Dimas (Calif.) Western Days Rodeo. Finished 39th in the team roping world standings with $29,418
• 2009: (Partner Jim Ross Cooper) Won the all-around at the Days of ‘47 Rodeo (Salt Lake City). Finished 36th in team roping world standings with $28,570
• 2008: (Partner Jim Ross Cooper) Won The Showdown Rodeo (Palmdale, Calif.); the Santa Maria (Calif.) Elks Club Rodeo and Kansas’ Biggest Rodeo (Phillipsburg). Finished 23rd in the world standings with earnings of $43,428
• 2007: (Partner Jim Ross Cooper) Won the Marysville (Calif.) Stampede; qualified for first Wrangler NFR and placed in two rounds. Finished 15th in the world standings with $64,949
• 2006: (Partner Jim Ross Cooper) Won the Crockett (Texas) Lions Club PRCA Rodeo
• 2005: (Partner Jim Ross Cooper) Won the Lea County Fair & Rodeo (Lovington, N.M.) and the Waxahachie (Texas) PRCA Rodeo
• 2004: (Partner Jim Ross Cooper) Won the Oakdale (Calif.) Saddle Club Rodeo, the Ogden (Utah) Pioneer Days Rodeo; the Deadwood (S.D.) Days of ‘76 Rodeo and the Kitsap County Fair and Stampede (Bremerton, Wash.). Finished 19th in the world with $32,124

Awards
Won the PRCA Team Roping (Heading) Rookie of the Year award in 2004

Personal
6-0, 185 … Single … Cooper and his twin brother, Jim Ross, are the sons of 1981 All-around World Champion and 2005 ProRodeo Hall of Fame inductee Jimmie Cooper … They are the first twins ever to qualify for the Wrangler NFR team roping event
 
 
 
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