La Fiesta de los Vaqueros: Neck injury not enough to keep versatile cowboy down

2012-02-24T20:00:00Z La Fiesta de los Vaqueros: Neck injury not enough to keep versatile cowboy downBy Daniel Gaona, Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
February 24, 2012 8:00 pm  • 
Jesse Bail couldn’t think of a good way to describe himself at the 87th Annual Fiesta de los Vaqueros.
But judging from his second-place, 80-point performance in the saddle bronc riding competition Friday, he’s a pretty good cowboy.
In fact, the 15-year veteran was ranked seventh in the world standings for that same event last year.
But that’s not all he does. 
“I ride bulls and broncs, I can bulldog (steer wrestling) or rope or whatever so I guess I’m a cowboy,” Bail said. “I’ve done it my whole life; I’ve always done a bunch of events.”
Read more about Bail in Saturday's Arizona Daily Star.

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