About MPCC > Railtown USA College Rodeo
The “2014 Railtown U.S.A. Collegiate Rodeo” will take place during Rail Fest, Sept. 19-20, at the Nebraskaland Days Wild West Arena in North Platte. Buy your tickets today at nebraskalanddays.com/buy-tickets
History of the Railtown U.S.A. College Rodeo
The NIRA Great Plains Region awarded the collegiate rodeo competition to Mid-Plains Community College in 2013. Twelve men’s teams and nine women’s collegiate rodeo teams from Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota and Wisconsin compete in the Great Plains Region.
Members of MPCC’s Rodeo Team are coached byWorld Champion bull rider Dustin Elliott. For more information about the team, visit the “Mid-Plains Community College Rodeo Team” page on Facebook.
Other colleges in the Great Plains Region include Black Hills State University, Dickinson State University, Hastings College, Iowa Central Community College, Iowa State University, Mitchell Technical Institute, Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture, North Dakota State University, Northeast Iowa Community College, South Dakota State University, University of Wisconsin-River Falls and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.