Luke Brown

luke brownEvents: Team Roping (Heading)
Born: 8/16/1974 Rock Hill, S.C.
Joined PRCA: 1998
PRCA Career Earnings: $1,422,227.00
World Titles Won: 0
WNFR Qualifications: 8 (2008-15)
Current Residence: Morgan Mill, Texas

2015 world standings place: 2nd
2015 WNFR standings place: 1st
2015 WNFR earnings: $152,577
2015 earnings: $224,987
Wrangler NFR average titles: 3 (2010, 2013, 2015)
Tour Finale titles: 1 (2012)
Tour Finale qualifications: 6
   Championship: 2009-14
Heartland ProRodeo Series Championships: 1 (2009)
RNCFR qualifications: 4 (2011-13, 2016)
Education: Howard College (Big Spring, Texas); associate degree in agriculture

Personal
5-8, 160 ... Wife Lacy (married Nov. 5, 2011); daughter, Libby … His given name is Luke Swann Brown III. His parents, Luke Jr. and Debbie, own and operate a construction company in Rock Hill, S.C., located about a half hour south of Charlotte. Luke’s brothers, Jay and Cody, also work for the company … Although his home is in South Carolina, Brown has a place in Stephenville, Texas, just down the road from 2007 and 2012 World Team Roping (Heading) Champion Chad Masters … Enjoys fishing, reading the Bible, all types of music, eating at Outback Steakhouse and any Italian food … Roped with four-time World Champion Team Roper Allen Bach during the second half of the 2007 season and called the experience “the greatest thing that’s ever happened to me”… Lists Jake Barnes, Speed Williams, Chad Masters and Bach as his major influences ... Brown's 2008 appearance in Las Vegas made him the first contestant from South Carolina to qualify for the Wrangler NFR since steer wrestler Charles Thompson in 1977.