people think I'm crazy. I fell in love with it the first horse I got
on. I knew that's what I wanted to do the rest of my life," he said.
Mitch Pollock, the college of Southern Idaho cowboy first chased a baseball scholarship before riding broncs.
grew up in a ranching family and I got into baseball at young age. I
played all through high school. My senior year I was offered a
scholarship to play at Blue Mountain Community College in Oregon," Pollock said.
Some people thought you were nuts?
especially my mom. My mom wasn't sure about it," Pollock said. "My dad and my uncles
all rode broncs. My mom just shook her head and said, 'Are you sure you
want to do this?"
Pollock was sure. He took what he learned from baseball and rode with it.