Residence: Duncan, Ariz.
Joined PRCA: 1986
World Titles: 0
Wrangler NFR Qualifications: 0
Pace Picante Series Qualifications: 0
DNCFR Qualifications: 1 (2006)
Education: Cochise College Arizona and New Mexico State University (Las Cruces), degree in Animal Science.
Career Earnings: $71,088
(partner Tanner Bryson)
* Won the Sheridan (Wyo.) Rodeo.
* Won the Wrangler ProRodeo Tour Round title and tied for the average title at the Reno (Nev.) Rodeo.
College National Finals Rodeo qualifier 1981-84.
6-2, 215 Children Megan, Clancy and Carol Other occupation is ranching Hobbies include teaching team roping, golf and bowling Byron was also a stuntman from 1988-2000 Dad, Gordon Wilkerson, went to the NFR in 1959 and 1961, so Byron grew up with rodeo Mother, Carol Carnell, is a rancher, great mom and housewife Siblings Daphene Wilks and Keith Wilkerson Horses are Blessing (10-years old) and Shrimpy (14-years old), both can switch ends you can head or heel on them Favorite rodeo is San Angelo, favorite movie is Tombstone, favorite music is classic country Rodeo idol is Clay O'Brien Cooper.