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Riley Minor


Events: Team Roping (Heading)
Born: 2/7/1988
Joined PRCA: 2006
PRCA Career Earnings: $1,068,648.00
World Titles Won: 0
WNFR Qualifications: 7 (2008-09, 2011, 2013-16)
Current Residence: Ellensburg, Wash.

2016 world standings place: 4th
2016 WNFR standings place: 3rd
2016 WNFR earnings: $138,192     
2016 earnings: $220,166
Tour Finale qualifications: 4 (2008, 2013-15)
RNCFR qualifications: 3 (2010, 2012-injured/could not compete, 2016)

Professional
2017 Highlights - partner Brady Minor
• Won the PRCA Last Stand Rodeo (Coulee City, Wash.)
• Won the Medicine Hat (Alberta) Stampede
• Co-champion at the Greeley (Colo.) Stampede

Career Highlights 
• 2016: Won Round 4, co-champion of Round 3, and placed in six rounds to rank third at the Wrangler NFR. 
Won the World's Oldest Rodeo (Prescott, Ariz.), the Cheney (Wash.) Rodeo, the Lynden (Wash.) PRCA Rodeo and the Gem State Stampede (Coeur D Alene, Idaho). Co-champion at the Bonner County Rodeo (Sandpoint, Idaho)
• 2015: (Partner Brady Minor) Placed in one round at the Wrangler NFR. Won the National Western Stock Show and Rodeo (Denver, Colo.), the PRCA Last Stand Rodeo (Coulee City, Wash.), the American Royal Rodeo (Kansas City, Mo.), the Eastern Oregon Livestock Show (Union), the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo and the Larimer County Fair & Rodeo (Loveland, Colo.). Finished 14th in the world standingss with $88,592
• 2014: (Partner Brady Minor) Placed in four rounds of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Won the Wrangler Champions Challenge (Amarillo, Texas) and the Norco (Calif.) Mounted Posse Rodeo. Co-champion at the Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo (Rapid City, S.D.). Finished 11th in the world standings with $115,377
• 2013: (Partner Brady Minor) Won Round 1 of the Wrangler NFR with a time of 4.6 seconds, tied for the win in Round 3 and placed in two other rounds; finished third in the world standings with $160,503. Won The Last Stand Rodeo (Coulee City, Wash.), the Central Point (Ore.) Wild Rogue ProRodeo and the Magic Valley Stampede (Filer, Idaho). Co-champion at the Amarillo (Texas) Tri-State Fair & Rodeo and the Last Chance Stampede (Helena, Mont.)
• 2012: (Partner Brady Minor) Won The Last Stand Rodeo (Coulee City, Wash.), the Lea Park Rodeo (Marwayne, Alberta) and the Spokane (Wash.) Interstate Rodeo; finished 29th in the world standings wth $38,155
• 2011: (Partner Brady Minor) Tied for fourth place in Round 8 of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Won the Spanish Fork (Utah) Fiesta Days Rodeo, the St. Paul (Ore.) Rodeo, the Central Wyoming Fair & Rodeo (Casper, Wyo.), the NILE ProRodeo (Billings, Mont.), the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo, the Last Stand Rodeo (Coulee City, Wash.), the Guy Weadick Memorial Rodeo (High River, Alberta), the Cheney (Wash.) Rodeo. Co-champion at the Horse Heaven Round-up (Kennewick, Wash.) and the Sundre (Alberta) ProRodeo. Finished 15th in the world standings with $71,267
• 2010: (Partner Brady Minor) Won the Parada del Sol Rodeo (Scottsdale, Ariz.) and the Cody (Wyo.) Stampede, Co-champion of the Chief Joseph (Ore.) Days Rodeo. Finished 16th in the world standings with $59,866
• 2009: (Partner Brady Minor): Won Round 5 of the Wrangler NFR with a time of 3.8 seconds and placed second in two other rounds; finished 10th in the world standings with $115,693. Won the average and year-end titles at the Dodge Columbia River Circuit Finals Rodeo (Redmond, Ore.). Won the Oakdale (Calif.) Saddle Club Rodeo; the Chief Joseph Days Rodeo, (Joseph, Ore.) and the Williams Lake (British Columbia) Stampede
• 2008: (Partner Brady Minor) Placed in five of 10 rounds of the Wrangler NFR and finished fifth in the average. Finished eighth in the world standings with earnings of $120,345. Won the NILE ProRodeo (Billings, Mont.), the SandHills Stock Show & Rodeo (Odessa, Texas), the National Western Stock Show & Rodeo (Denver), the St. Paul (Ore.) Rodeo, the Eugene (Ore.) Pro Rodeo, the Fort Dalles Pro Rodeo (The Dalles, Ore.), the Ponoka (Alberta) Stampede and the Norco (Calif.) Mounted Posse Rodeo. Co-champion at the War Bonnet Roundup (Idaho Falls, Idaho)
• 2007: (Partner Brady Minor) Won the Redding (Calif.) Rodeo; the Eugene (Ore.) Pro Rodeo, with an arena record time of 4.4 seconds, the Chief Joseph Days Rodeo (Joseph, Ore.), the Caribou County Fair & Rodeo (Grace, Idaho) and the Lions Dixie Roundup (St. George, Utah). Co-champion at the IPE & Stampede (Armstrong, British Columbia). Finished 19th in the world standings with $46,844
• 2006: (Partner B.J. Campbell) Won the Lynden (Wash.) PRCA Rodeo; the Horse Heaven Roundup (Kennewick, Wash.) and the Klamath Falls (Ore.) Great Northwest Pro Rodeo. Finished 36th in world standings with earnings of $25,241

Personal
5-10, 170 ... Wife, Jordan Crossley Minor (married Aug. 17, 2014), is a professional barrel racer … Ropes with his older brother, Brady … The Minor family was inducted into the Ellensburg Rodeo Hall of Fame in 2007 for their contributions to the sport through seven decades and four generations … Father, Brent, ranches and mother, Mary, teaches school ... Horses include Cadillac Jack "Cadillac," a 18-year-old buckskin gelding; 13-year-old gelding Dusty and Dollar ...Suffered broken left leg when his horse fell on him during the semifinal round of the 2012 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo
 
 
 
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