The best cowboys and cowgirls in the Badlands battled it out in Minot this weekend for the gold buckle and the right to be named champ in the RAM Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo.

Bareback riding
Bareback Riding Year End Champion: Ty Breuer, Mandan, N.D.
Bareback Riding Average Champion: Ty Breuer, Mandan, N.D.

Steer Wrestling
Steer Wrestling Year End Champion:  Cameron Morman, Glen Ullin, N.D.
Steer Wrestling Average Champion: Cameron Morman, Glen Ullin, N.D.

Team Roping
Team Roping Year End Champion Header: Clay Ullery, Valleyview, Alb.  

                                                            Heeler: Matt Zancanella, Aurora, S.D.  
Team Roping Average Champion Header: Jade Schmidt, Box Elder, S.D.

                                                            Heeler: Jade Nelson, Midland, S.D.

Saddle Bronc Riding
Saddle Bronc Year End Champion: Shorty Garrett, Eagle Butte, S.D.
Saddle Bronc Average Champion: Shorty Garrett, Eagle Butte, S.D.

Breakaway Roping
Breakaway Roping Year End Champion: Sawyer Gilbert, Buffalo, S.D.
Breakaway Roping Average Champion: Syerra Christensen, Kennebec, S.D.

Tie-down Roping
Tie Down Roping Year End Champion: Clint Kindred, Oral, S.D.  
Tie Down Roping Average Champion: Austin Hurlburt, Neb. 

Barrel Racing
Barrel Racing Year End Champion: Jessica Routier, Buffalo, S.D.
Barrel Racing Average Champion:  Lisa Lockhart, Oelrichs, S.D.  

Bull Riding
Bull Riding Year End Champion: Jestyn Woodward, Custer, S.D.
Bull Riding Average Champion: Chance Schott, McLaughlin, S.D.