Team Roper (Header)
Birthday - 09/02/1991
Height - 5' 8"
Weight - 160 lbs.
Billy Bob Brown graduated from Tarleton State University, in Stephenville, Texas, with a bachelor’s degree in business and minor in agriculture. His father, Kris, is a rancher at their family ranch in Carbon, Texas, and mother D’aun, works as a dog groomer. Brown's sister, Kristal, works on the family ranch when not competing in rodeo, of course. His father was actually on the rodeo team at Tarleton State, competing in all events but saddle bronc riding, Kristal rodeoed in high school and college, and his mother was a former rodeo champion. Billy Bob won his first rodeo buckle at age 1, roping a dummy! Billy Bob's favorite music is Texas country and country, such as artists like Cody Johnson. His favorite rodeo is San Antonio and his rodeo idol is his father, Kris. Even though he spends most of his time at the rodeo, he enjoys watching football too and his favorite team is the Dallas Cowboys. Brown's favorite TV show is SportsCenter while his favorite restaurants are Texas de Brazil, Joe T. Garcia’s and Texas Roadhouse!
Professional Accomplishments & Highlights:
- 2014 PRCA/Resistol All-Around Rookie of the Year
- 2016 world standings place: 17th (TR)
- 2016 earnings: $59,838
- RNCFR qualifications: 1 (2015)
- Won the Lake County Round-up (Lakeview, Ore.), Logan Medlin (2016)
- Co-champion at the Gooding (Idaho) Pro Rodeo, with Logan Medlin (2016)