June 28, 2012 |

Lost luggage doesn't deter Dent, Gray at West of Pecos Rodeo


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In life - and rodeo - it never hurts to have a few friends. Just ask Steven Dent about that.

At the West of the Pecos Rodeo June 30 Dent won the bareback title with a 91-point ride using borrowed rigging, gloves and chaps. Ryan Gray tied for seventh,

Dent and traveling partner Gray had their luggage – including all their riding gear – misdirected out of Denver International Airport.

Gray called his former Odessa College coach Jim Watkins, who offered to pick up the cowboys at the airport and loan them his car. Gray's wife Lacy was an hour away from their home i...

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