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First photo: Sale Sproat jumps from his horse onto a running ox and scores a time of 7.07 seconds in ox wrestling in the Sunday final of the Makawao Stampede on July 4th in the Oskie Rice Arena. Sproat won the event, along with Po’o Wai u and Ranch Bronc on his way to the All-Around Cowboy saddle. Second photo: Eventual all-around cowgirl winner Lehiwa Apo takes a victorious ride through the Oskie Rice Arena after winning Wahine Breakaway Roping. Third photo: Lanson Ribordy scores a 76 point ride in the Ranch Bronc Riding. Fourth photo: Sheep ranching champion Kingston Abbey celebrates with Miss Rodeo Hawaii Gabrielle Berce (right) and Hawaii High School Rodeo Queen Violet Aarona after his name was announced on Sunday. Fifth photo: Elizabeth Miranda rounds her third barrel en route to victory in Wahine Barrel Racing in 18.45 seconds. Sixth photo: Makayla Awa ropes the header as he works with brother Ethan Awa to win the Dally Team Roping with a time of 7.42.

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