Local Students Qualify for Texas High School Rodeo State Finals
Limestone County Natives, Madison Melasky and Ty & Trace Baldwin will be traveling to Abilene, Texas June 9-16 to compete in the Texas High School Rodeo Association State Finals.
The state finals rodeo is an annual week-long event where high school students across Texas and surrounding states come and compete. Numerous awards, scholarships and the opportunity to represent Texas at the National High School Finals Rodeo held each July are all up for grabs.
Contestants compete in rodeos throughout the year in one of 10 regions across the state. At the last rodeo of regional level competition, the top 10 competitors in each event are announced. These contestants are then given the opportunity to represent their region on the state level at the THSRA state finals.
Madison Melasky, a Christian Academy of America junior and THSRA Region 6 member, will be competing at the state level in Girls Cutting.
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