Micah Barnes was named Miss Days of '56 and will spend the next year representing the Nebraska based prorodeo leading up to their 50th anniversary in 2018.
The 49th Ponca Rodeo dubbed the Days of '56 returned with two performances on June 23-24, 2017.
All-around cowboy: Eli Lord
Bareback riding: 1. Jared Keylon, 84 points
Steer wrestling: 1. Kyle Whitaker, 6.3 seconds
Team roping: 1. Shaw Loiseau/Tel Schaack, 5.5 seconds
Saddle bronc riding: 1. Lane Schuelke, 76 points
Tie-down roping: 1. Blake Ash, 9.9 seconds
Barrel racing: 1. Jill Moody, 16.38 seconds
Bull riding: 1. Brett Custer, 84 points
Patriotism is at the core of Barnes PRCA Rodeo productions. The Iowa-based stock contracting company is known for paying respect to the United States Armed Forces during their rodeo performances. American flags flown over the bucking chutes and during the grand entry are signature elements at Barnes PRCA Rodeos across the country.
For further details on 2018 click on Days of '56