NHSRA Finals Champions Crowned

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ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. – After a week of competition that featured more than 1,500 contestants from all across the United States, Canada and Australia, the 2014 National High School Finals Rodeo National Champions were crowned on Saturday night at the Sweetwater Events Complex.

The top 20 contestants based on their two-head average times and scores advanced to the short round on Saturday night, where they competed in front of a packed house and cameras from RFD-TV’s Cinch Highschool Rodeo Tour. National Champions were determined by their three-head average scores and earned awards that included college scholarships, custom Gist Silversmiths buckles, Tod Slone saddles, as well as products from Cinch Jeans and Shirts, Ariat Boots, Resistol Hats, Professional’s Choice and more.

All-Around Cowboy: Marcus Theriot, Poplarville, Miss., 1,810 points

All-Around Cowgirl: Mia Manzanares, Opelousas, La., 1,000 points

NHSRA Queen: Taylor Spears, Cleveland, Okla., 659.50 points

Team Champions: Oklahoma, 8,461 points

Bareback Riding: Logan Berg, Mandan, N.D., 216 points on three

Barrel Racing: Lindsey McLeod, Whitesboro, Texas, 51.719 seconds on three

Breakaway Roping: MiKayla Harrison, Elk City, Okla., 8.75 seconds on three

Bull Riding: Bobby Vaughan, Dorris, Calif., 160 points on two

Girls Cutting: Sadee Smith, Star, Idaho, 439.5 points on three

Boys Cutting: Samray Hooper, Andrews, Texas, 443.5 points on three

Goat Tying: Mia Manzanares, Opelousas, La., 23.35 seconds on three

Pole Bending: Lily Tillery, Visalia, Calif., 60.593 seconds on three

Saddle Bronc Riding: Sam Terry, Nebo, Queensland, Aus., 187 points on three

Steer Wrestling: Tristan Martin, Sulphur, La., 16.1 seconds on three

Team Roping: Tyler Milligan, Pawhuksa, Okla., Brady Norman, Springer, Okla., 20.91 seconds on three

Tie-Down Roping: Cooper Martin, Alma, Kan., 26.12 seconds on three

All-Around Rookie Cowboy: Tanner Green, Cotulla, Texas, 590 points

All-Around Rookie Cowgirl: Karson Bradley, Big Piney, Wyo., 450 points

…courtesy of nhsra.com

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Horses have been a part of my life since I can remember. Riding with my Dad as a youngster was what I lived for. There was nothing better than working cows, or racing my dad across an alfalfa field. It seems I never grew out...

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