Poudre High School Freshman Qualifies for National High School Finals Rodeo
Shea Grogan, a 9th-grade student at Poudre High School in Fort Collins, has earned a position on the Colorado National High School Rodeo Team and will be traveling with fellow teammates to Rock Springs, WY July 15-21 to compete at the 70th annual National High School Finals Rodeo in the Goat Tying competition.
The rodeo features more than 1,650 contestants from 43 states, five Canadian Provinces, Australia, and Mexico. The NHSFR is the World's largest rodeo. The contestants will be competing for more than $200,000 in prizes and $350,000 in college scholarships and the change to be named the NHSFR World Champion.
The Saturday championship performance will be televise nationally as part of the Cinch Highschool Rodeo Tour telecast series on RFD-TV. Live broadcasts of each NHSFR performance will air online at RidePass.com. Performance times are 7 pm on July 15 and 9 am and 7 pm each day thereafter.