Sunlight washes over Sarah Wiens, Miss Rodeo Colorado 2013, left and Bailey Volock, Elizabeth Stampede Rodeo Queen during the opening ceremonies of the Douglas County Fair Rodeo, Aug. 10.
Elbert County Fair Princess Tara Hiatt makes a tight turn during the Douglas County Fair Queen's Barrel Race, Saturday, Aug. 10 at the Douglas County Fair Grounds.
The 2013 Elbert County Fair Princess Ashley Gerczynski makes her way back to the starting gate during the Douglas County Fair Queens' Barrel Race competiton, Saturday, Aug. 10 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
Sara Wiens, Miss Rodeo Colorado 2013 takes a tight turn during the Douglas County Fair Queens’ Barrel Racing event, Saturday, Aug. 10 at the Douglas County Fair Grounds. The event was open to current, visiting and past rodeo royalty.
Corey McNellis was a two-time Colorado wrestling champion at Ponderosa. His older brother Chris was the Mustangs' first-ever state champ.