Vernon College 2003 Southwest Region and National Champion Men’s and Women’s Team Members:
Will Lowe-BB Jackie Hobbs (Crawford)-BK*, GT
Cal White-BR Tessie McMullan (Doyle)-BK, GT
E.P. Luchsinger-SW Laura Hyde (Durfee)-BA
Sterling Smith-CR Shy-Anne Bowden (Jarrett)-BA
Cade Swor-CR Kelcey Foreman-GT
Marty Eakin-SB, SW * National Champion
Jesse Kirby-SB Coach-Bobby Scott
NIRA Records Set:
All furthered their PRCA and WPRA rodeo careers to the next level such as Will Lowe, 3-time PRCA World Champion in Bareback Riding, Cade Swor-7 time qualifier to the NFR, Sterling Smith, 3-time qualifier to the NFR, Jackie Hobbs (Crawford) 21 time World Champion in the WPRA and the first Cowgirl to win the World Break Away Championship at the inaugural year of 2020 held at the PRCA NFR in Arlington, Texas.
Most importantly these people are great parents, business leaders, and ambassadors for the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association, the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and Women’s Professional Rodeo Association. Their accomplishments speak for the Sport of Rodeo and the Great State of Texas.