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Atlantic States Gay Rodeo Association (ASGRA)
Individual's IGRA Awards & Non-monetary contributions
Thanks to Roger Bergmann for asembleing this list
First posted Sep 24, 2017
Last update Oct-06-2017

Joined IGRA in 1991

IGRA Hall of Fame:

2012Michael Lentz
2015Lewis Sanders (AGRA, GSGRA)

IGRA Officers and Staff:

None

ASGRA Trustees to IGRA Board:

1991 - 1992Phil Riggin
1993Jeff Shaw (Also: CGRA)
1994 - 1999Michael Lentz (1998 - 99 Chair)
2000Mike Benner
2001 - 2002Les Boggs
2003 - 2005 Michael Lentz
2006Lonni LaBel
2007 - 2008Mike Benner
2009 - 2011Matt Komornik
2011 - 2017Tom Lott (CGRA)

IGRA Royalty:

1993Mr. 1st Runner UpSteven Haines
1994Ms. Joanne Bawiec
1996Mr. 2nd Runner UpRocky Kuhn
1999Mr. 2nd Runner UpDaniel Lusk
1999Ms. 2nd Runner UpCindy Brendle
2000Mr. Daniel Lusk
2000Ms. Lonni LaBel
2000Miss 1st Runner UpPatty Como (Matt Komornik)
2001Mr. 1st Runner UpSonny Koerner
2005Miss 1st Runner UpDestiny B. Childs (Richard Legg)
2006Miss Jymmye Jaymes (James Young)
2007Miss Destiny B. Childs (Richard Legg)

IGRA Committee Chairs:

1993 - 1996Michael LentzAnimal Issues & Concerns
1997 - 1999Michael LentzRodeo Growth
1998Michael LentzIGRA Convention
2000 - 2003Michael LentzSpecial Projects
2004 - 2009Michael LentzGrowth & Planning
2010 - 2011Michael LentzJudges (Co-Chair)
2012 - 2013Michael LentzJudges
2013Michael LentzSpecial Project (Rodeo by the Numbers)
1995 - 1996Gary RobinsonPublic Relations Spokesperson
2005Mary Lynn LogsdonCorporate Partners
2005 Mike QuailDance
2005 - 2011Frank HarrellInternet Technology (CGRA)
2014 - 2015Frank HarrellArchives
2017Frank HarrellWebmaster
1998 - 1999Gaither PenningtonDance Rules
2001 - 2002Michael SandersSensitivity & Gender Issues
2012Michael SandersIGRA University
2016Tom LottArchives (CGRA)

Certified IGRA Rodeo Officials:

1994 - 1998Bill ZybachChute Coordinator
1995 - 1998Jonda DodgenJudge
1994 - 1995Bennie HaddoxScorekeeper
1994 - 2009Jeffrey ShawScorekeeper (CGRA)
1994 - 2009Jeffrey ShawSecretary
1995 - 2009Jeffrey ShawAuditor
1995 - 1996Lorain StanekScorekeeper
1995 - 1998William R. AllanScorekeeper
1996 - 2005Tennent EmmonsScorekeeper
1996 - 1997Richard GertlerScorekeeper
2000 - 2016Michael LentzJudge
2000Mike BennerScorekeeper
2005 - 2010Matt KomornikChute Coordinator

Non-Certified Rodeo Personnel (i.e.: Announcers, Clowns, etc.):

1996 - 2006Gaither PenningtonAnnouncer
1997 - 2006Kelly PoormanArena Set-Up Coordiinator (GSGRA)
2008Kelly PoormanRodeo Clown
1997 - 2007Eric KorponArena Set-Up Coordinator
2011 - 2018Frank HarrellWebmaster for www.GayRodeoHistory.org (CGRA)

IGRA President's Award:

2004Michael Lentz
2005, 2007 Frank Harrell
2016Sonny Koerner

The Wayne Jakino Western Lifestyle Award:

None

IGRA International Award:

1999Billy Collison
2004Matt Komornik (aka Miss Patty)
2006Mike Sanders
2015Michael Lentz

IGRA Director's Award:

1994Jeff Shaw (CGRA)
1996Gaither Pennington
1997Gary Robinson
1998Eric Gangloff
1999Bill Dunigan
2001Lonni LaBel
2005Frank Harrell (CGRA)
The Director's Award was discontinued after 2008.

IGRA Trustee's Awards:

1996Darrel Choat
1997David Hehr
1999Jason Hays
2001Matt Komornik (aka Miss Patty)
2004Sonny Koerner
2005Jennifer Vrana
2009Jackie Thompson
2015Sonny Koerner

ASGRA's Atlantic Stampede Rodeo Directors:

1992Bill Dunigan
1993Ed Stanley
1994Roger Holmin
1995Judy Nixon
1996 - 1998David Hehr
1999 - 2000Paul McCaffrey
2000Billy Collison
2001 - 2002Michael Lentz
2002 - 2003Billy Collison
2004 - 2005David Hehr
2006Mike S.
2007Matt Komornik (Miss Patti)
2008Jon WC

IGRA Men's World Gay Rodeo Finals Buckle Winners:

1993 Bull RidingDarrel Choat
1993 Goat DressingDarrel Choat
1994 Wild Drag RaceRocky Kuhn
1995 Steer RidingMichael Lentz
1995 Steer DecoratingRocky Kuhn
1995 Steer DecoratingDoug McKinney
1996 Steer DecoratingDavid Hehr
1999 Flag RaceDennis Terrell
2000 All Around CowboyDennis Terrell
2000 Steer RidingRussell Schnitz
2000 Calf Roping on FootDennis Terrell
2000 Breakaway RopingDennis Terrell
2000 Team Roping HeelerDennis Terrell
2001 Team Roping HeaderDennis Terrell
2005 Bareback BroncTodd Tee Tramp
2006 Wild Drag RaceMitch Horn

IGRA Women's World Gay Rodeo Finals Buckle Winners:

1994 Wild Drag RaceJoAnn Bawiec
2007 Bull RidingVanessa Hodgson
2007 Bareback BroncVanessa Hodgson
2007 Steer RidingVanessa Hodgson
2008 Bull RidingVanessa Hodgson
2008 Bareback BroncVanessa Hodgson
2009 Bareback BroncVanessa Hodgson