November 8, 1969 – The Rodeo Club participates in a rodeo at the Univ. of Arizona. This is the first intercollegiate sport activity that the College competes in.
Mike Huckeby was the first varsity letterman at Yavapai College
Team members – Mike Huckeby, Jim Ericosson, Bob Curtis
Sport Sponsor – H.L. Hayward – Mechanical-Industrial Technology
September 1970 – 2nd year of competition.
Team members – Ben Kimball, Bob Curtis, Kit Wingfield, Dave Burnside, Greg Smith, Fraser Jennings, Carla Maxwell, Gino De Bastinani, Mike Gross, Bill Conway, Mike Huckeby, Don Sloane, Dan Garcia, Art Parra, Cindy Scott, Barbara Burrill, Susan Heffelfinger, Dixie Richards, Colleen Hamilton
October 1973 – First rodeo in Prescott. Members of team: Ross Van Brundt (10 points in steer wrestling), Fred King, Bill Park, Larry Clah, Sonny Stazensi, Bobby Little, Marla Fleming, Mario Ochoa and Mike Cody.
Del Higham – Dean of Students and rodeo coordinator