2011 South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals

South Dakota State High School Rodeo Finals - 07/07/2011

SDPB Television presents highlights of the annual competition, including the top 16 in Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronc, Goat Tying, Barrel Racing, Pole Bending, Break Away Roping, Tie Down Roping, Team Roping, Bull Riding, Boys Cutting and Girls Cutting. In addition, the program will offer interviews with saddle winners, queens, rookie cowgirl and cowboy, and all-around cowgirl and cowboy.

Each year, South Dakota's best young cowboys and cowgirls show off their skills for a chance to compete in the national finals. The contestants are all under age 20. To qualify they must have just successfully completed 9th, 10th, 11th or 12th grade in high school. Students qualify for the state finals by earning points at regional meets.

Dale Christensen provides the commentary as young athletes show off their skills in a two-hour highlights program, taped June 24-26 in Belle Fourche.

Photos of the 2010 finals are provided courtesy of The 2011 South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals are supported by Farmers Union Insurance and Taco John's.

Results: SD High School Rodeo Home Page



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