Kory Koontz – Lubbock, TX
Name: Kory Koontz
Hometown: Lubbock, TX
RFD-TV’s THE AMERICAN, presented by Polaris RANGER® Semi-Finals Athlete Event: Team Roping (Heeler)
Bio: Kory Koontz was born in Lubbock, Texas, and currently lives in Sudan, Texas. He has an impressive 20 WNFR qualifications under his belt, and this year will be his second year competing at RFD-TV’s The American, presented by Polaris RANGER.
Despite medical issues related to diabetes, Koontz has proved himself in the rodeo world time and time again. In 2015, he and his partner, Colby Lovell, won quite a few rodeos. Some of these include the Justin Boots Championship in Omaha, the Kitsap Stampede, and the Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo in Abilene, Kansas