Final Push: Top IPRA Barrel Racers With Three Weeks Left in 2023 Regular Season

See which barrel racers are sitting to make the International Finals Rodeo with three weeks remaining in the 2023 season.
Kindyl Scruggs barrel racing at Corpus Christi
Kindyl Scruggs. Courtesy WCRA/Bull Stock Media.

The curtain drops on the regular season for barrel racers of the International Professional Rodeo Association on November 30, 2023, and with $500,000 at this year’s IFR in Guthrie, Oklahoma, the stakes have never been higher for IPRA barrel racers.

Standings updated as of November 11, 2023 from

1. Julie Plourde

Hometown: Chicoutimi, Quebec

Earnings: $57,806.13

2. Julie Thomas (Reigning world champion)

Hometown: Ranger, Georgia

Earnings: $33,973.55

3. Julie Goodrich

Hometown: Humboldt, Tennessee

Earnings: $29,420.38

4. Emily Stiles (Rookie)

Hometown: Plymouth, Indiana

Earnings: $28,520.83

5. Kindyl Scruggs

Hometown: Southaven, Mississippi

Earnings: $28,520.15

6. Stephanie Joyner

Hometown: Henyretta, Oklahoma

Earnings: $27,915.37

7. Josie Thompson

Hometown: Decatur, Tennessee

Earnings: $26,774.78

8. Wendy Chesnut

Hometown: Poultney, Vermont

Earnings: $23,237.28

9. Ashley Ketron

Hometown: Columbus, Indiana

Earnings: $21,743.65

10. Madilyn Kidd

Hometown: Morristown, Tennessee

Earnings: $20,205.78

11. Savannah Moran

Hometown: Ripley, Ohio

Earnings: $17,980.22

12. Janet Kerr

Hometown: Rogers, Ohio

Earnings: $16,890.29

13. Mary Brooks

Hometown: Proctor, Arkansas

Earnings: $16,703.06

14. Nicole Helm

Hometown: La Vergne, Tennessee

Earnings: $16,560.39

15. Katie Allred

Hometown: Millington, Tennessee

Earnings: $15,675.24

Bubble Watch:

16. Susie Parisee, $13,899.42

17. Ayla Manley, $13,003.29

18. Haley Hughston, $12,194.14

19. Karlee Benincasa, $12,006.16

20. Yolanda Caldwell, $11,283.20