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Tri Valley Rodeo finals showcase incredible young talent
Another spectacular Tri Valley Rodeo season came to an end at the finals in Fredonia on Saturday. Young cowboys and cowgirls from throughout the area proved their skills in everything from barrels to poles to roping and more.
As the sun set on a spectacular day, the youngsters received their awards for their hard work.
Kailee Jones took first place for the senior girls for the season with Tucker Jacobs in second and Saige Judd in third. The senior boys had JT Button in first, Torrance Weaver in second and Rodney Donn in third. Junior girls, Katelyn Church first, Carsyn Button second and Sadee Mackelprang third. Junior boys, Kadin Jones first, Cody Stubbs second and Dillion Jacobs third. PeeWee girls, Brittyn Heaton first, McKenna Grover second and Sumerlyn Heaton third. PeeWee boys, Wyatt Grover first, Kason Crandall second and Josh Church third.
The top three competitors in each division received a highly coveted belt buckle. All participants were awarded with incredible prizes.
The Tri Valley rodeos run throughout the summer and require incredible dedication from the young participants, parents and countless volunteers. Thank you to everyone who dedicated their time and resources to make the Tri Valley Rodeos such a success!