The National High School Rodeo Finals take place this coming week at Rock Springs, WY. Several from the KCNI/KBBN coverage area will be among those representing Team Nebraska. The finals will start with the first rodeo performance on Sunday (July 14) and continue through the Short Go on Saturday (July 20). Each competitor will compete in two performances as they attempt to make the short go on Saturday.
Madison Mills of Eddyville is scheduled to compete in barrel racing in the opening performance on Sunday and then again on the following Saturday morning. Mills will then compete in pole bending on Tuesday morning and Thursday evening.
Cauy Pokorny of Stapleton is scheduled to compete in steer wrestling in the opening performance on Sunday evening and again the following Saturday morning. He will also team with Clay Holz in the team roping and is scheduled to compete there in the Monday evening and Friday morning performanes.
Cooper Bass of Brewster will compete in the Reined Cow Horse competition on Monday morning and Thursday evening. Bass will team with Zack Bradley of Brewster in the team roping where they are scheduled to compete Tuesday morning and Thursday evening.
Frazier Kaelin of Ansley will compete in the boys cutting Monday morning and Friday evening.
Brooke McCulley of Mullen will compete in the breakaway roping on Tuesday morning and Thursday evening.
Brody McAbee of Ansley will compete in the saddle broncs Wednesday morning and Wednesday evening.
Cody Miller of Broken Bow will compete in the boys cutting Tuesday morning and Thursday evening.
Also competing at this year’s finals are Andrea Meyer of Stapleton in Light Rifle and Evan Hewett of Dunning in trap shooting.