SANTA ANNA, TEXAS
Events: Steer roping, team roping
Career earnings: $1,505,772
Born: Sept. 5, 1958, in Chousatta, La.
Residence: Santa Anna, Texas
Joined PRCA: 1976
World titles: 18 (1977, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1989, 1991-2001, 2003-04)
NFSR qualifications: 31 (1977-2007)
Education: Ranger (Texas) College, Sul Ross State University
Won average title at the Amarillo (Texas) Tri-State Fair Rodeo.
Won title at Nebraska’s Big Rodeo (Burwell).
Won steer roping titles at the Ellensburg (Wash.) Rodeo
and Rodeo Killeen (Texas); finished fourth in the final world
2005 - Missed winning his 19th world title by
a mere $1.67. This was the closest single event race in the history
of the PRCA for a world title. The 2005 title went to Scott
Snedecor. Allen finished the year with $69,380; won the Sonora
(Texas) Outlaw Pro Rodeo, Nebraska’s Big Rodeo (Burwell, Neb.),
the Sheridan (Wyo.) Rodeo, the West of the Pecos (Texas) Rodeo,
Rodeo Killeen (Texas), the Sandhills Stock Show and Rodeo (Odessa,
Texas) and the San Angelo (Texas) Stock Show and Rodeo.