DME at 2018 Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo

DME lineworkers compete at the 2018 Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo in North Carolina in April. 

A team of Denton Municipal Electric lineworkers earned a perfect score at the 2018 Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo.  

Curtis Espendal, Garrett Dillard and Tyler Rinck were one of just 20 teams to earn a perfect score, out of 500 teams competing. To earn the score, the team completed several challenges that demonstrated safety as well as agility and precision. 

The event was held in April in North Carolina. The team received a congratulatory letter from the American Public Power Association, which organizes the event annually, on June 15. 

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PEGGY HEINKEL-WOLFE can be reached at 940-566-6881 and via Twitter at @phwolfeDRC.

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