Snyder ropes All Around Cowgirl

POIPU — Marti Snyder topped the goat tying event on a 23.77-second average over two go’s to help her gain All Around Cowgirl honors when the Kauai All Girls Rodeo Association opened its six-rodeo series Sunday at the CJM Country Stables in Poipu.

Snyder, riding MC, also finished fourth in the 3rd D of barrel racing, third in the 3rd D of pole bending, and rounded out her day with a third finish in steer undecorating.

Coryssa Silva, riding Twister, put in the fastest time over the field of 40 riders in the 3D barrel racing event, breaking the 18-second mark with a 17.89 go. Twister also powered Coryssa to a second finish in the 1st D of pole bending, a mere 0.054 second below Alohi Blackstad.

She jumped aboard Diesel to top the 2nd D of that event on a 19.474 go, and finished fifth in the goat tying to finish as the Reserve All Around Cowgirl.

The next KAGRA rodeo will be held on March 5 starting at 10 a.m. at the CJM Country Stables in Poipu.


Barrel Racing, 1D: Coryssa Silva-Twister (17.89), Tami Yamamoto (18.194), Alohi Blackstad-Kia‘i (18.558), Coralyn Murayama (18.873), Wailana Blackstad-Tunda (19.063).

Barrel Racing, 2D: Coryssa Silva-Diesel (19.474), Kiara Ruiz (19.542), Debbie Bail-Beauty (19.567), Kristen Low (19.677), Mahina Pu‘u-Mustang (19.697).

Barrel Racing, 3D: Alohi Blackstad-Ha‘aheo (20.953), Debbie Bail-Lani (21.035), Janey Low (21.24), Marti Snyder-MC (21.367), Alexis Vasconcelles (21.788).

Pole Bending, 1D: Alohi Blackstad (21.469), Coryssa Silva-Twister (21.915), Tami Yamamoto (22.212), Casera Silva (22.659), Kiara Ruiz (22.859).

Pole Bending, 2D: Wailana Blackstad-Tunda (24.256), Robin Medeiros (24.319), Alana Agustin (24.603), Nancy McMahon (24.827), Elise Silva (25.062).

Pole Bending, 3D: Kim Medeiros-Sara (26.605), Hunter Akita (27.604), Marti Snyder-MC (28.339), Gayle Thompson (28.485), Halle Cristobal 29.89).

Goat Tying: Marti Snyder (23.77/2), Kiara Ruiz (24.76/2), Kristyn Vasconcelles (24.77/2), Alexis Vasconcelles (29.66/2), Coryssa Silva (29.94/2) – Fast time: Kiara Ruiz (11.110).

Steer Undecorating: Hallie Cristobal (4.9/2), Coralyn Murayama (5.54/2), Courtney Medeiros (8.73/2), Marti Snyder (9.86/2), Kristen Low (16.87/2) – Fast time: Hallie Cristobal (2.4).

Breakaway Roping: Amber Kaonohi (9.12/2), Kim Medeiros (11.66/2), Robin Medeiros (15.04/2), Coralyn Murayama (17.89/2), Alexis Vasconcelles (24.46/2) – Fast time: Alexis Vasconcelles (3.21).

Dally Team Roping: Kristyn Vasconcelles/Rosanne Shimogawa (25.34/2), Hallie Cristobal/Rosanne Shimogawa (34.95/2), Wailana Blackstad/Shannie Wong (15.21/1), Wailana Blackstad/Kristyn Vasconcelles (15.78/1), Hallie Cristobal/Amber Kaonohi (15.93/1) – Fast time: Kristyn Vasconcelles/Rosanne Shimogawa (9.76).


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