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Jr. Miss Rodeo South Dakota seeks entries

The Jr Miss Rodeo South Dakota Pageant Inc Board [overseen by the original MRSD Pageant Inc Board] is seeking entries for the 2019 JR Miss Rodeo South Dakota Pageant to be held in Deadwood, SD August 17 and 18, 2019. It will be held in conjunction with the Badlands Circuit Finals Steer Roping and the PRCA Stand Alone Steer Roping Event. Young ladies between the age of 13 and 18 may compete.

This title symbolizes the youth of our state who wish to further promote the sport of rodeo, and in so doing promote our western heritage. She is the ideal western American young woman, and will represent our state and the sport of rodeo as she travels throughout South Dakota and surrounding states.

The Miss Rodeo South Dakota Pageant Inc Board incorporated in 1985 in Belle Fourche and the Jr Miss Rodeo South Dakota Pageant Inc Board are a non profit board of volunteers who work hard through out the year to fund and put on queen pageants. This board encourages and helps young ladies to get involved with rodeo, horses and the western lifestyle. The board encourages higher education to these young ladies by offering college scholarships to the winners. The board President is Tara Olson of St. Onge, SD; Vice President is Bob Quickstad of Sturgis, SD; Secretary is Maggie Tupper of St. Onge, SD; Treasure is Deb Wilburn of Piedmont, SD; The 2019 Junior Pageant Director is Maggie Tupper. Bob Morris Law of Belle Fourche is legal advisor.

This pageant offers young western ladies the opportunity for growth in the sport of rodeo while spreading goodwill for her community and her state. All the while garnering rich experiences for her life and building a solid foundation for her future. Along with scholarships to be won, other prizes are a beautiful tooled trophy saddle, silver trophy buckle, trophy spurs, beaded breast collar, tack, clothes, jewelry, gas cards, and many other prizes.

The entries for the Junior Miss Rodeo South Dakota Pageant are due July 15, 2019. For entry packets and information on entering please contact Maggie Tupper at 605-569-6857 or at maggie.tupper@nwc.edu The pageant for the 2020 Miss Rodeo SD will be held in Brookings, SD in October/Nov by an entirely different group.

–Junior Miss Rodeo South Dakota