TEXAS JUNIOR HIGH RODEO ASSOCIATION - REGION 1

 

REGION 1 JUNIOR HIGH NEWS PAGE

STATE FINALS DRAW

Click on your event to see when you drew up in Gonzales. The first go is from the top of the list to the bottom. The second go is in reverse order - bottom to top. With so many contestants in four or more events, there will be some of you who may compete in two events in the same performance. We have tried to make sure you are not back-to-back at any time during the week. The performance order of events is on the State Finals page if you want make sure your events are split up.

 

2014 DRAW IS POSTED

Bull Riding Tie Down Roping Barrel Racing
Ribbon Roping Boys' Breakaway Girls' Breakaway
Team Roping Boys' Goat Tying Girls' Goat Tying
Chute Dogging Pole Bending

 

The pages above are in PDF.  Here is an excel spreadsheet with tabs for each event for those of you who want to keep up with scores in your computer at Gonzales.

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION

Membership is open to boys and girls in the 6th, 7th and 8th grades.  You must be in good standing, under 16 years of age and be considered a full-time student passing at least 70% of your classes.  Annual membership dues are $200 and include a subscription to Cowboy Times, Extreme Team News, NHSRA Times & Western Horseman magazines Click here to get a membership application. 

 

Our year runs from August 1st through July 31st.  Our fall rodeos typically start the week after Labor Day and run through the end of October or early November.  In the spring, we start at the end of February and go through the month of March.  The last day to be able to earn points for state finals qualification is April 1st.

 

All Region 1 members may enter our Region Finals in Vernon in the spring.  Awards will be presented to the Finals Champions and Year End Champions in each event. The top 10 in points in each event qualify to the State Finals in Gonzales.  You can follow this link to see information from last year's State Finals. 

 

There are fundraising requirements at the region and state level that must be completed to remain eligible for rodeo competition:

  • Ram Truck Tickets - each member of TJHRA is required to sell fifteen (15) tickets at $5 each - a total of $75.  For every five (5) tickets sold, you will receive one (1) free ticket for the drawing. 

  • Bloomer Trailer Ticket - each member of TJHRA is required to sell one (1) ticket for $50.  Only $10 from each ticket sold is sent to the state office.  The remaining $40 stays within Region 1.

  • TJHRA Finals Program Ad - each member of TJHRA is required to sell at least one (1) $50 ad for the State Finals program.  Commissions are paid to members who sell $100 or more in ads.  There is also a state-wide sales contest with awards to the top five (5) sellers.

  • Region 1 Finals Program Ads - each member of Region 1 is required to sell at least $50 in program ads for the Region 1 Finals program. 

  • Yard Bird Bingo - this game is described below.  Each high school and junior high member is required to sell three (3) tickets per game - a total of $90.

  • Rumble on the Red Trailer - each high school and junior high member is required to sell one (1) $100 ticket.  One half of each ticket price ($50) is returned to us to be divided proportionately among the associations.

Proceeds from the region-level fundraisers go towards awards, state finalist bonuses and national finalists bonuses.

YARD BIRD BINGO

 

A $5 donation gets one randomly drawn square.

A total of eight games will be held throughout the year – each time we have a rodeo in Vernon:

          

Game #1 - Saturday October 26th

1st - #608 - $500 - unsold

2nd - #598 - $300 - Kristin Peters, soldy by Levi Sims

3rd - #336 - $200 - Suzanne Fraizer, sold by Dusty Frazier

 

Game #2 - Sunday October 27th

1st - #519 - $500 - Janice Groneman, sold by Bryce Scraper

2nd - #21 - $300 - Kim Ward, sold by Steven Johnson

3rd - #105 - $200 - unsold

 

Game #3 – Saturday March 8th

1st - #115 - $500 - Beth Tucker, sold by Beth Tucker

2nd - #81 - $300 - Tammy Valdez, sold by Jesse Valdez

3rd - #99 - $200 - Shannon Henzler, sold by George Wright

Game #4 – Sunday March 9th

1st - #1 - $500 - Tammy Valdez, sold by Jesse Valdea

2nd - #111 - $300 - Julie Horn, sold by Madison Haley

3rd - #210 - $200 - unsold

Game #5 - Saturday May 3rd

1st - #393 - $500 - Jacey Glover, sold by Hope Holder

2nd - #315 - $300 - Brokk Baldwin, sold by Brokk Baldwin

3rd - #349 - $200 - Kevin Dougherty, sold by Jarrett Dougherty

Game #6 - Sunday May 4th

1st - #34 - $500 - Dr. Robert Lindsey, sold by Brody Rankin

2nd - #157 - $300 - unsold

3rd - #418 - $200 - Wesley Sims, sold by Wesley Sims

  •  Members will sell numbered tickets for each square on a 25x25 grid.

  •  The grid squares ("game card") will be randomly filled in with the numbers 1 through 625.

  •  Chickens will be placed on the "game card" and watched until they "choose" three winning squares.

  •  First place pays $500; second place pays $300 and third place pays $200.

  •  Ticket holders need not be present to win.

  •  Unsold tickets belong to the associations.

Proceeds from all of the Yard Bird Bingo games will be divided evenly among Tri-State, Region 1 High School and Region 1 Junior High.  Potential earnings of $4000 to each.

October game tickets are due October 12th.

All spring game tickets are due Februay 28th.

CH GRAPHICS

The official logo merchandising company for Texas Junior High Rodeo Association is CH Graphics out of Hempstead.  Below is a link to their website (click on logo below.)

 

When you place an order through CH Grahics, make sure you let them know that you are a member of Region 1.  For every order placed by one of our members, Region 1 receives a commission.

 

 

Need a patch for your jacket?  Here are several options to choose from.

 

Need a jacket?  There are two styles available:

 

Letterman Jacket          Neoprene Jacket

NHSRA MISSION STATEMENT

  • Promote the sport of rodeo and the highest type of conduct and sportsmanship and expose its positive image to the general public;

  • Preserve the Western Heritage;

  • Offer a privilege of family bonding;

  • Offer an opportunity of continuing education;

  • Maintain the highest regard for the livestock.

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RODEO LINKS:

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ADDITIONAL FORMS

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 JH Entry Form

 N-Mem Entry

 State Ad Form

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 Rulebook 1

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If not, please let Mikey know.  Your subscription is part of your membership with Texas Junior High Rodeo Association.

You should be getting a new issue each month.

TSHSRA OFFICE

PO BOX 1414

CANYON, TX  79015

806.655.9910

806.655.2419 (fax)

 

e-mail me at:

tri-statehsrodeo@att.net

 

MIKEY JO DUGGAN

SECRETARY

 

 

 

THIS PAGE WAS UPDATED 05/11/2014.

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Fundraising Charts

 

Check out our pages in the latest issue of the Cowboy Times magazine.  As a member, you will receive a copy of this monthly magazine.

 

You can join at any time during the year.  Find out the deadlines for specific rodeos at this link.

STATE FINALS

MAY 25 - JUNE 1, 2013

GONZALES, TEXAS

 

NATIONAL FINALS

JUNE 23 - 29, 2013

GALLUP, NM

UPCOMING DEADLINES:

No deadlines at this time.

Region 1 currently has 62 junior high members.

 

Region 1 had 69  junior high members last year.

2012-2013 NATIONAL QUALIFIERS

Matty Wells - BK

3rd in Texas

Shelby Espenson - BK

4th in Texas

 

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