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Two riders and their horses work in well-timed harmony in team roping. At the Gracie Lee Haught Memorial Roping Aug. 7 and Aug. 8 more than 100 competitors put their ropes in the air to win a part of the $9,000 pot and multiple prizes.

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Charity team roping draws expert riders to Payson

The chute opened, the steer bolted, the horses launched, the ropes twirled and some of the best riders in Rim Country competed to raise money for kids — and maybe collect a cut of some $9,000 in prize money.


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