07/07/2015 22:54 EDT | Updated 07/07/2016 01:12 EDT

Canada's Tara Muldoon in third place in ladies barrel racing at Stampede

CALGARY — Canada's Tara Muldoon is in third place at the Calgary Stampede after the first day of Pool B ladies barrel racing.

The Hinton, Alta., native scored 17.62 on Tuesday and is behind Lisa Lockhart and Callie duPerier, both of the United States.

Orin Larsen is the top Canadian in the bareback. The Inglish, Man., native scored an 85.00 and is third after the fifth performance. 

American Trevor Knowles had the best score of 3.9 in the steer wrestling while Fred Whitfield, also of the U.S., topped the tie down roping competition.

Bull rider J.B. Mauney, of the U.S., leads the field after scoring an 89.50. Fellow American Taos Muncy had an 87.50 in the saddle bronc for first place.

The Canadian Press