Renowned announcer ‘Mr. Rodeo’ optimistic for future of sport

“The next generation of rodeo is coming on strong, and the sport of rodeo with its Western tradition will continue to grow and prosper.”

That’s the prediction of one as close to rodeo as anybody could be. Yet, that optimism has its cloud.

“It’s a tough, tough deal,” admitted Mike Mathis, announcer at more than 160 Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) performances annually. Continue reading →