Our Team

There are 50 members in our club, and they compete 

in a variety of rodeo events. The women compete in Barrel Racing, Breakaway Roping, Team Roping, and

Goat Tying. Men’s events include Bareback, Saddle Bronc, Tie Down Roping, Team Roping, Steer Wrestling, and Bull Riding.

Meet The Officers

Machaela Sinclair

I'm a senior this year majoring in ag business. Go Dogs!

Hailey Wilbur

I'm a senior majoring in ag business.  My events are barrels, goat tying, and breakaway. 

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Zach Padilla

I'm a sophomore majoring in Animal Science. My event is team roping

Jillian Murray

I'm a senior majoring in biology. My events are breakaway and team roping. 

Our Coach

Uhuru Adem
Uhuru Adem

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Uhuru Adem
Uhuru Adem

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Uhuru Adem
Uhuru Adem

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Uhuru Adem is the head coach of the Fresno State Rodeo Team. He is an alumni of Fresno State and the Fresno State Rodeo team himself. Once a college national finalist in saddle bronc riding, he continues to compete despite his busy schedule. 

NIRA West Coast Region

We compete in the Western Region of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. 

Competitions are against schools such as Cal Poly, West Hills, Feather River, Lassen College, UNLV, and several others.  The top individuals from our region compete at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper Wyoming.


Since 1946, the Fresno State Rodeo Team has maintained a tradition of excellence. Thanks to a long line of talented coaches, we have had individuals, as well as men's and women's teams, represent the West Coast Region at the National Level.