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SD High School Rodeo competitors qualify for State Finals

TSLN staff reports

Photo by Kelsey Snyder/Fairview DesignsSturgis Regional Rodeo Queen, Bailey Blain, holds the American flag during the National Anthem on Sunday, June 12th at the SDHSRA Regional Rodeo. Whitney Gimpel, Jaycee May and Elsie Fortune were other queen contestants for the regional rodeo held in Sturgis, SD. Elsie Fortune was Wall Regional Rodeo Queen for the first week of the Southwest Region's Rodeo events.

The 62nd annual South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo heads to the Roundup Rodeo Grounds in Belle Fourche, SD, June 22-26. A total of 339 competitors have qualified for the 2011 Finals.

Action begins Wednesday, June 22 at 3 p.m. with the first round of boy’s and girl’s cutting, which continues on Thursday. First and second rodeo performances will be held Friday, June 24 at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, with third and fourth performances at the same time on Saturday.

Events wrap up on Sunday, June 26, with a pre-rodeo awards ceremony for the Queen competition, calendar, scholarships, new student officers, memorial awards and shooting sports award. The Finals Performance Short-Go begins after the awards ceremony.

There will be a fee to attend the Finals events: $8 for regular performance; $15 for Final performance; or $40 for a weekend pass. There’s no charge for children age 9 and younger. All seats are general admission.

Young people qualifying have accumulated at least three points in a single event during two weekends of regional rodeo competition, held June 3-5 and June 10-12. Locations for the regional events were: Eastern Region Huron and Watertown; River Region in Winner and Ft. Pierre/Highmore; Northwest Region in Buffalo and Dupree; and Southwest Region in Wall and Sturgis. Many competitors that qualified for the Finals have done so in more than one event.

The listing of state qualifiers was compiled by Ann Sunderman, SDHSRA executive secretary, which she says may change a bit due to scratches, medical outs, etc.

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The 62nd annual South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo heads to the Roundup Rodeo Grounds in Belle Fourche, SD, June 22-26. A total of 339 competitors have qualified for the 2011 Finals.

Action begins Wednesday, June 22 at 3 p.m. with the first round of boy’s and girl’s cutting, which continues on Thursday. First and second rodeo performances will be held Friday, June 24 at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, with third and fourth performances at the same time on Saturday.

Events wrap up on Sunday, June 26, with a pre-rodeo awards ceremony for the Queen competition, calendar, scholarships, new student officers, memorial awards and shooting sports award. The Finals Performance Short-Go begins after the awards ceremony.

There will be a fee to attend the Finals events: $8 for regular performance; $15 for Final performance; or $40 for a weekend pass. There’s no charge for children age 9 and younger. All seats are general admission.

Young people qualifying have accumulated at least three points in a single event during two weekends of regional rodeo competition, held June 3-5 and June 10-12. Locations for the regional events were: Eastern Region Huron and Watertown; River Region in Winner and Ft. Pierre/Highmore; Northwest Region in Buffalo and Dupree; and Southwest Region in Wall and Sturgis. Many competitors that qualified for the Finals have done so in more than one event.

The listing of state qualifiers was compiled by Ann Sunderman, SDHSRA executive secretary, which she says may change a bit due to scratches, medical outs, etc.

The 62nd annual South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo heads to the Roundup Rodeo Grounds in Belle Fourche, SD, June 22-26. A total of 339 competitors have qualified for the 2011 Finals.

Action begins Wednesday, June 22 at 3 p.m. with the first round of boy’s and girl’s cutting, which continues on Thursday. First and second rodeo performances will be held Friday, June 24 at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, with third and fourth performances at the same time on Saturday.

Events wrap up on Sunday, June 26, with a pre-rodeo awards ceremony for the Queen competition, calendar, scholarships, new student officers, memorial awards and shooting sports award. The Finals Performance Short-Go begins after the awards ceremony.

There will be a fee to attend the Finals events: $8 for regular performance; $15 for Final performance; or $40 for a weekend pass. There’s no charge for children age 9 and younger. All seats are general admission.

Young people qualifying have accumulated at least three points in a single event during two weekends of regional rodeo competition, held June 3-5 and June 10-12. Locations for the regional events were: Eastern Region Huron and Watertown; River Region in Winner and Ft. Pierre/Highmore; Northwest Region in Buffalo and Dupree; and Southwest Region in Wall and Sturgis. Many competitors that qualified for the Finals have done so in more than one event.

The listing of state qualifiers was compiled by Ann Sunderman, SDHSRA executive secretary, which she says may change a bit due to scratches, medical outs, etc.

The 62nd annual South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo heads to the Roundup Rodeo Grounds in Belle Fourche, SD, June 22-26. A total of 339 competitors have qualified for the 2011 Finals.

Action begins Wednesday, June 22 at 3 p.m. with the first round of boy’s and girl’s cutting, which continues on Thursday. First and second rodeo performances will be held Friday, June 24 at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, with third and fourth performances at the same time on Saturday.

Events wrap up on Sunday, June 26, with a pre-rodeo awards ceremony for the Queen competition, calendar, scholarships, new student officers, memorial awards and shooting sports award. The Finals Performance Short-Go begins after the awards ceremony.

There will be a fee to attend the Finals events: $8 for regular performance; $15 for Final performance; or $40 for a weekend pass. There’s no charge for children age 9 and younger. All seats are general admission.

Young people qualifying have accumulated at least three points in a single event during two weekends of regional rodeo competition, held June 3-5 and June 10-12. Locations for the regional events were: Eastern Region Huron and Watertown; River Region in Winner and Ft. Pierre/Highmore; Northwest Region in Buffalo and Dupree; and Southwest Region in Wall and Sturgis. Many competitors that qualified for the Finals have done so in more than one event.

The listing of state qualifiers was compiled by Ann Sunderman, SDHSRA executive secretary, which she says may change a bit due to scratches, medical outs, etc.

The 62nd annual South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo heads to the Roundup Rodeo Grounds in Belle Fourche, SD, June 22-26. A total of 339 competitors have qualified for the 2011 Finals.

Action begins Wednesday, June 22 at 3 p.m. with the first round of boy’s and girl’s cutting, which continues on Thursday. First and second rodeo performances will be held Friday, June 24 at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, with third and fourth performances at the same time on Saturday.

Events wrap up on Sunday, June 26, with a pre-rodeo awards ceremony for the Queen competition, calendar, scholarships, new student officers, memorial awards and shooting sports award. The Finals Performance Short-Go begins after the awards ceremony.

There will be a fee to attend the Finals events: $8 for regular performance; $15 for Final performance; or $40 for a weekend pass. There’s no charge for children age 9 and younger. All seats are general admission.

Young people qualifying have accumulated at least three points in a single event during two weekends of regional rodeo competition, held June 3-5 and June 10-12. Locations for the regional events were: Eastern Region Huron and Watertown; River Region in Winner and Ft. Pierre/Highmore; Northwest Region in Buffalo and Dupree; and Southwest Region in Wall and Sturgis. Many competitors that qualified for the Finals have done so in more than one event.

The listing of state qualifiers was compiled by Ann Sunderman, SDHSRA executive secretary, which she says may change a bit due to scratches, medical outs, etc.

The 62nd annual South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo heads to the Roundup Rodeo Grounds in Belle Fourche, SD, June 22-26. A total of 339 competitors have qualified for the 2011 Finals.

Action begins Wednesday, June 22 at 3 p.m. with the first round of boy’s and girl’s cutting, which continues on Thursday. First and second rodeo performances will be held Friday, June 24 at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, with third and fourth performances at the same time on Saturday.

Events wrap up on Sunday, June 26, with a pre-rodeo awards ceremony for the Queen competition, calendar, scholarships, new student officers, memorial awards and shooting sports award. The Finals Performance Short-Go begins after the awards ceremony.

There will be a fee to attend the Finals events: $8 for regular performance; $15 for Final performance; or $40 for a weekend pass. There’s no charge for children age 9 and younger. All seats are general admission.

Young people qualifying have accumulated at least three points in a single event during two weekends of regional rodeo competition, held June 3-5 and June 10-12. Locations for the regional events were: Eastern Region Huron and Watertown; River Region in Winner and Ft. Pierre/Highmore; Northwest Region in Buffalo and Dupree; and Southwest Region in Wall and Sturgis. Many competitors that qualified for the Finals have done so in more than one event.

The listing of state qualifiers was compiled by Ann Sunderman, SDHSRA executive secretary, which she says may change a bit due to scratches, medical outs, etc.

The 62nd annual South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo heads to the Roundup Rodeo Grounds in Belle Fourche, SD, June 22-26. A total of 339 competitors have qualified for the 2011 Finals.

Action begins Wednesday, June 22 at 3 p.m. with the first round of boy’s and girl’s cutting, which continues on Thursday. First and second rodeo performances will be held Friday, June 24 at 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, with third and fourth performances at the same time on Saturday.

Events wrap up on Sunday, June 26, with a pre-rodeo awards ceremony for the Queen competition, calendar, scholarships, new student officers, memorial awards and shooting sports award. The Finals Performance Short-Go begins after the awards ceremony.

There will be a fee to attend the Finals events: $8 for regular performance; $15 for Final performance; or $40 for a weekend pass. There’s no charge for children age 9 and younger. All seats are general admission.

Young people qualifying have accumulated at least three points in a single event during two weekends of regional rodeo competition, held June 3-5 and June 10-12. Locations for the regional events were: Eastern Region Huron and Watertown; River Region in Winner and Ft. Pierre/Highmore; Northwest Region in Buffalo and Dupree; and Southwest Region in Wall and Sturgis. Many competitors that qualified for the Finals have done so in more than one event.

The listing of state qualifiers was compiled by Ann Sunderman, SDHSRA executive secretary, which she says may change a bit due to scratches, medical outs, etc.

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