On May 18 and 19, we held the 11th annual "Cowboys In The Sky" Sid Roseland Memorial Calf Roping and Steer Wrestling event at the Marshall County Fairgrounds, Marshalltown. We had wonderful weather and a great turnout of cowboys and cowgirls from Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin, Nebraska, California, Illinois and all over Iowa. We could not have done this without the support of family and friends and would like to publicly thank them now: Dr. John Terry, DVM, Ray Bisbee, Lowell and Sherrill Roseland, Kevin and Julie Hitchins, Jim and Isolde Deninger, Parks Gas, Larry and Audrey Mino, Dennis and Bonnie Ray, Rusty and Kelly Roseland, Dona Jean Olson, Mike Moehrl, Brian and Joan Johnson, Marshall County Abstract, Amy Moeller, Sheryl Hotchkiss, Allen and Beth Good, Mike Peschong, Pinnacle Bank, Kapaun & Brown, Web Electric, Concrete, Inc., Bobs Farm Center, Bjelland Plbg., Central Iowa Farm Store, Wes and Clarice Roseland, Electric Supply, Shomo-Madsen Ins., Ron and Karen Roseland, Dean and Mary Kenagy, Randy and Myra Mann, Mike and Sharon Miriovsky, Zenos, Todd and Shelly Holliday, Russ Paul, Tom and Mary Foley, Lyles Ropes, Barry Papesh, Brinda Evans, Arro Const., Bob and Kay Roseland, Fast Back Ropes, Mike and Lori Orman, Theisens, Willards, Marlas Headliner, Isle of Green, Eric Edler, Rhubarb & Lace, Tracy Rosedale, Drugtown, Art and Jan Roseland, Scott and Ashley Kelber, Kendall and Janice Thompson, Mike Krouch, Bill Madsen, Ron Bever, Jeff Mumma, Poured Foundations, Wagon Wheels West, Pam Kunze, Larry and Karen Allen, Don and MaryAnn Lovell, Paster Jennifer Daniel, East Marshall FFA, Taco John, Ed and Lorraine Schultz, TTT -ET sisters, Karri Judge, Dillon Childs and Total Show Image.
Because of your support, we were able to award six $1,000 scholarships to Iowa High School Rodeo seniors, June 8, at their Finals Rodeo held in Waterloo. They are Taylor King, Lawton, Iowa; Taylor Heinert, Papillion, Neb.; Hope Petry, Hudson, Iowa; Fenton Nelson, Iowa Falls, Iowa; Ryan Zuhlke, Sterling, Neb.; and Luke Madsen, Marshalltown, Iowa. In the 11 events we have put on, our total dollar amount in scholarships awarded to Iowa High School Rodeo seniors is $49,000. Your support has made this happen. Thank you so much.