Headed To Nationals
Local rodeo competitors Jessa Montagne and Steeley Rhea Franklin competed at the Texas Junior High School Rodeo State Finals in Gonzales. Jessa and her horse Daisy competed in the barrel racing and placed third in the state. Steeley and her partner Zane Lattner competed in the Ribbon Roping where they won the State Championship. Jessa and Steeley both qualified for the National Junior High Rodeo in Des Moines, Iowa June 20-26 where they will compete on the Texas Team. Each State send the top 4 in each event to Nationals. Jessa is a 6th grader and attends Little Cypress Christian Academy. Steeley is a 7th grader.