Joey Williams of Volborg competes in the second performance of breakaway roping at Mandan, North Dakota this year. Williams finished 14th in the WPRA world standings and will be competing in Las Vegas this December. (Photo courtesy of Joey Williams)
By Joe Kusek
For the Examiner
When Joey Williams was in junior high school, she wrote an essay for class on why the National Finals Rodeo should have breakaway roping.
It took a little more than a decade but Williams finally got her wish.