Local Boy Heads to National Rodeo Finals

Thirteen year old Pacey Rhodes, son of Robbie and Heather, and grandson of

J.T. & Jeanie Rhodes of Timpson is headed to the Junior High Rodeo Finals in

Huron, South Dakota to be held June 25 thru 30th.

Pacey's event is chute dogging in Region 5 of Texas. He placed first with a

time of 2.60 seconds in the first round on Tuesday. First, with a time of

1.98 seconds in the second round on Thursday. The short go on Saturday, June

2 got him a third with the time of 4.90 seconds. After all the points and

times were calculated he was 4th in the state. This earned him a spot in the

Junior High Rodeo National Finals in South Dakota. His awards were four

beautiful belt buckles.