Johnson’s Top of Ground: NFR Round 4 Cheat Sheet

Here's the quick notes on everything NFR barrel racing going into Round 4.
Wenda Johnson NFR barrel racing
Wenda Johnson at NFR 2023 on Steal Money, "Mo." PRCA photo by Roseanna Sales.

It’s time for another night of barrel racing at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, and here’s everything you need to know before the performance kicks off.

The horses and running order

Wenda Johnson will kick things off on Steal Money “Mo,” while last night’s first and second-place finishers, Lisa Lockhart and Kassie Mowry will come in at the bottom of the barrel racing pack.

For full bloodlines and more information on each horse, click here.

1Wenda JohnsonMo
2Jessica RoutierMissy
3Summer KoselApollo
4Ilyssa RileyThriller
5Sissy WinnScoop
6Stevi HillmanSandi
7Hailey KinselSister
8Sue SmithHef
9Paige JonesBazinga
10Brittany Pozzi TonozziBenny
11Jordon BriggsRollo
12Emily BeiselChongo
13Taycie MatthewsBud
14Lisa LockhartLevee
15Kassie MowryWill

Third round results

Look back on what went down on night three of NFR barrel racing.

1Lisa Lockhart13.51$30,706.41
2Kassie Mowry13.56$24,267.97
3Sue Smith13.66$18,324.97
4Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi13.71$12,876.88
5/6Jessica Routier13.72$6,438.44
5/6Paige Jones13.72$6,438.44
7Hailey Kinsel13.75
8Emily Beisel13.76
9Jordon Briggs13.78
10Ilyssa Riley13.84
11Sissy Winn18.61
12Wenda Johnson18.63
13Stevi Hillman18.78
14Summer Kosel18.87
15Taycie Matthews19.35

Unofficial world standings after Round 3

Starting PositionUpdatedStarting MoneyNFR GuaranteeNameRound 1 earningsRound 2Round 3Updated Earnings
11$270,563.4210,000Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi$24,267.97$6,438.44$12,876.88$334,146.71
52$134,591.6510,000Lisa Lockhart$18,324.79$30,706.41$193,622.85
63$133,802.1710,000Kassie Mowry$18,324.97$24,267.97$186,395.11
34$158,752.4110,000Emily Beisel$12,876.88$181,629.29
25$160,824.2010,000Jordon Briggs$4,952.65$175,776.85
46$144,161.4010,000Taycie Matthews$154,161.40
97$115,681.6110,000Summer Kosel$24,267.97$149,949.58
118$109,022.4910,000Sissy Winn$30,706.41$149,728.90
129$109,015.4410,000Stevi Hillman$30,706.41$149,721.85
810$118,973.2110,000Jessica Routier$7,924.23$6,438.44$6,438.44$143,335.88
1411$105,643.9410,000Sue Smith$18,324.97$133,968.91
1512$102,968.2210,000Paige Jones$12,876.88$6,438.44$132,283.54
713$120,505.5710,000Wenda Johnson$130,505.57
1014$111,473.3710,000Ilyssa Riley$121,473.37
1315$105,775.7710,000Hailey Kinsel$115,775.77

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