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Shane Hanchey

Events: Tie-down Roping
Born: 9/30/1989 Sulphur, La.
Joined PRCA: 2009
PRCA Career Earnings: $1,377,211.00
World Titles Won: 1 (2013)
WNFR Qualifications: 8 (2010-17)
Current Residence: Sulphur, La.

2017 world standings place: 6th
2017 WNFR standings place: 5th
2017 WNFR earnings: $78,962
2017 earnings: $203,460
Wrangler NFR average titles: 1 (2013)
Tour Finale qualifications: 4 (2011-14)
RNCFR qualifications: 2 (2012, 2015)
Education: Hill College (Hillsboro, Texas)

2017 Highlights

• Won the Pendelton (Ore.) Round-Up
• Won the Sisters (Ore.) Rodeo
• Won the Wrangler Champions Challenge presented by Justin Boots (Sioux Falls, S.D.)
• Won the IPE and Stampede (Armstrong, British Columbia)

• Won the YMBL Championship Rodeo (Beaumont, Texas
• Won the Rapides Parish PRCA Rodeo (Alexandria, La.) 
• Won the Airdrie (Alberta) Pro Rodeo
• Won the Last Chance Stampede (Helena, Mont.)
• Co-champion at the Cache County Fair And Rodeo (Logan, Utah)

• Co-champion at the Greeley (Colo.) Stampede
• Co-champion at the Southeastern Livestock Exposition (Montgomery, Ala.)
• Co-champion at the Eagle (Idaho) Rodeo

Career Highlights 

• 2016: Won Round 1 and Round 8, and placed in four rounds to rank 12th at the Wrangler NFR. Finished eighth in the world standings with $180,124. Won the Spanish Fork (Utah) Fiesta Days Rodeo, the Ponoka (Alberta) Stampede, the Airdrie (Alberta) Pro Rodeo, the Medicine Hat (Alberta) Stampede, the Arcadia (Fla.) All-Fla Championship Rodeo, the State Fair of Louisiana (Shreveport) Pro Rodeo, the Rusk County PRCA Rodeo (Henderson, Texas), the Apache (Okla.) Stampede. Co-champion at the Gladewater (Texas) Round-Up Rodeo
• 2015: Placed in four rounds at the Wrangler NFR. Won the St. Paul, (Ore.) Rodeo, the Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days, the Western Stampede (West Jordan, Utah), the Trinity Valley Exposition Fair & Rodeo (Liberty, Texas), the West Monroe (La.) ProRodeo,the Hand Hills Lake Rodeo (Craigmyle, Alberta) and the Leduc (Alberta) Black Gold Rodeo. Finished 15th in the world standings with $124,668
• 2014: Placed in two rounds of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Won the Wrangler Champions Challenge (Redding, Calif.); the Leduc (Alberta) Black Gold Rodeo; the Oakley Independence Day Rodeo (Oakley City, Utah) and the Shelby County Sheriff's Posse PRCA Rodeo (Center, Texas). Won the all-around and tie-down roping at the SW District Fat Stock Show Rodeo (Lake Charles, La.). Finished 9th in the world standings with $116,160
• 2013: Won Round 1 of the Wrangler NFR in 7.6 seconds and Round 9 in 7.4; placed in five other rounds on his way to winning the NFR average title in a record time of 80.1 seconds and his first world championship with earnings of $207,672. Won the Wrangler Champions Challenge (Redding, Calif.); the Spanish Fork (Utah) Fiesta Days Rodeo; the Ellensburg (Wash.) Rodeo and the National Western Stock Show Rodeo (Denver, Colo.). Co-champion at the Lewiston (Idaho) Round-Up and the Rotary Classic Rodeo (Starkville, Miss.)
• 2012: Won Round 7 of the Wrangler NFR in 7.6 seconds and placed in three other rounds on his to finishing third in the NFR average standings and fifth in the world with total earnings of $159,311. Won the Ponoka (Alberta) Stampede; the Lewiston (Idaho) Roundup; the Daines Ranch Rodeo (Innisfail, Alberta); the Grande Prairie (Alberta) Stompede; That Famous Preston (Idaho) Night Rodeo; the Bonnyville (Alberta) ProRodeo; the Crosby (Texas) Fair & Rodeo; the Harrison (Ark.) PRCA Rodeo. Co-champion at the Tops in Texas Rodeo (Jacksonville, Texas)
• 2011: Won Round 9 of the Wrangler NFR with a time of 7.6 seconds and placed in one other round; finished 11th in the world standings with $110,501. Won the Ram Southeastern Circuit Finals Rodeo (Davie, Fla.); the Trinity Valley Exposition (Liberty, Texas); the Angelina County Benefit Rodeo (Lufkin, Texas); the Home of Champions Rodeo (Red Lodge, Mont.) and the Franklin (Tenn.) Rodeo
 • 2010: Placed in six of 10 rounds at the Wrangler NFR, including a win in Round 7, to finish third in the average and third in the world standings with $173,158. Won the Fort Worth (Texas) Stock Show & Rodeo; the Amicus Club PRCA Rodeo (Alexandria, La.); the Walker County Fair & Rodeo (Huntsville, Texas); Kansas' Biggest Rodeo (Phillipsburg); the Harris County Cattlemen's Association Rodeo (Hamilton, Ga.) and the Kitsap County Fair & Stampede (Bremerton, Wash.); co-champion of the Medicine Hat (Alberta) Stampede
• 2009: Won the Leesville (La.) Lions Club Rodeo; the Brighton Field Day & PRCA Rodeo (Okeechobee, Fla.) and  the Summit County Fair & Rodeo (Coalville, Utah); co-champion at the Trinity Valley Exposition (Liberty, Texas). Finished 32nd in the world standings with $41,480
• 2008: Won the Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days Rodeo; the Four State Fair & Rodeo (Texarkana, Ark.) and  the Hugo (Okla.) PRCA Rodeo; co-champion at the Brighton Field Day & PRCA Rodeo (Okeechobee, Fla.)

Qualified for the College National Finals Rodeo (Casper, Wyo.), 2009

PRCA Resistol Tie-down Roping Rookie of the Year, 2009

5-10, 150 … Single … Parents, Doug and Gail Hanchey; brother, Jason; sisters, Brandi, Megan and Kayla; cousin, Corey Granger, is a PRCA bull rider … Jason is also a PRCA tie-down roper and trains roping horses in Okeechobee, Fla.; he trained Reata, who has been Shane’s primary competition horse since his sophomore year in high school... Enjoys working with Jason when not on the road competing … Home-schooled through A Beka Academy … Played basketball and baseball for Sulphur (La.) High School ….  A huge sports fan, especially of the Houston Astros, New Orleans Hornets, New Orleans Saints and Louisiana State University Tigers … Blogger for Favorite rodeo is California Rodeo Salinas, favorite book is the Bible and his favorite movie is The Blind Side … Favorite quote is from Muhammad Ali: “Champions aren’t made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them: A dream, a desire, a vision.”
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