High-schoolers come to town for rodeo

first_img Sponsored Content Latest Stories Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits In addition to the Saturday and Sunday high school rodeos this weekend at Cattleman Park, there will also be a round robin team roping event on Friday night to help raise money for the production of the rodeo.Ellis said thanks to all of the event sponsors admission is free to all  first through 12th grade students when accompanied by their parents. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students. Ages five and under are admitted free. High-schoolers come to town for rodeo You Might Like Ma-Chis Lower Creek Pow Wow at Troy University The Ma-Chis Lower Creek Indian Tribe of Alabama Pow Wow will once again convene at Troy University today and Saturday…. read more Published 11:00 pm Friday, October 21, 2016 Book Nook to reopen Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Skip “Everyone is invited to come out this weekend and enjoy the good family entertainment of high school rodeo,” Ellis said. X Print Article “Any high school kid, grades nine through 12, is eligible to become a member of the High School Rodeo Association,” Ellis said. “The association has 20 rodeos a season but a cowboy or cowgirl must compete in 12 of those to qualify for the state finals that are held in Andalusia in June. From there, the top four qualifiers in each event compose Team Alabama and go to the rodeo at the national level which changes locations every two years.”This year’s national will be in Gilette, Wyoming in July.‘There are many colleges and universities that have rodeo teams that high school seniors may consider attending. Many of those who attended these universities attend on rodeo scholarships,” Ellis said. Email the author Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder The Alabama High School Rodeo Association will present a high school rodeo at  Cattleman Park arena  Saturday and Sunday with a large number of local cowboys and cowgirls competing.The rodeo times are 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday. A Cowboy Church service will be at 8:30 Sunday morning.Carol Ellis, publicity chair for the rodeo, said, unlike the Professional Cowboy Association (PCA) rodeo that was held recently at the Cattleman Park arena, the high school rodeo  has five events for cowgirls as well as five events for cowboys.last_img read more