The 43rd Annual Racer Roundup College Rodeo is this weekend at the Bill Cherry Expo Center in Murray.

Murray State Rodeo Coach JD VanHooser, who is a Princeton native, says the annual roundup, which is the oldest college rodeo in the state, begin Thursday and will go through Saturday. (PLAY – JD-001)

JD says that college rodeo includes several different events for men, women, and co-eds. (PLAY – JD-002)

JD says the Murray State Rodeo Club has about 40 members of which about 25 regularly compete in rodeos across the country. However, most members will be competing at the roundup this weekend and would be joined by over sixteen other schools. (PLAY – JD-005)

JD says tickets can be bought at the door or in advance on the club’s website, or by calling them. (PLAY – JD-008)

For more about the Murray State Rodeo Team you can catch our interview with coach JD VanHooser and team members below.