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Granite Falls Advocate Tribune
  • High School Rodeo at the Lee-Mar Ranch in Granite Falls this Friday, Saturday and Sunday

  • The third annual High School Rodeo, since returning from a 20-year hiatus, will take place this Friday thorugh Sunday at the Lee Mar Ranch with many local participants.Friday performance begins at 7:00 p.m.Saturday slack begins at 9:00 a.m., Saturday performance begins at 7:00 p....
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  • The third annual High School Rodeo, since returning from a 20-year hiatus, will take place this Friday thorugh Sunday at the Lee Mar Ranch.
    Friday performance begins at 7:00 p.m.
    Saturday slack begins at 9:00 a.m., Saturday performance begins at 7:00 p.m.
    Sunday slack, second round, begins at 9:00 a.m.
    A weekend pass, good for all performances and competitions, is $12
    Tickets are also available at the gate: $8 for adult $4 for children.
    Concessions are available on grounds.  All profit from concessions go to benefit kids. 
    Profits are shared by the following organizations:
              *  MN High school rodeo Alumni group is doing the concessions...  the alumni group provides scholarships for kids to the nationals to help offset the expense of participating.
               *  YME FFA members are manning the service counter... The good work of the FFA is well known amongst the communities.
               *  Lee-Mar Ranch Equine Center is hosting the rodeo... these funds go to purchase horses, feed and equipment for our therapeutic riding program that is now embarking on its third year.  The equine center has serviced more than 60 needy individuals with this outstanding program.
    Local participants include:
    Colten Weber – Montevideo
    Blayne & Bryler Meier – Hanley Falls
    Rachel & Kyle Bloomquest – Raymond
    Dani & Braelee Aus – Granite Falls
    Brevin & Gannon Gustafson – Hanley Falls
    Aaron Lalim – Granite Falls
    Cody & Tyler Berghuis – Atwater
    Trevor Fagen – Sacred Heart
    Drea DuFrante – Appleton
    JD & Cole Struxness – Appleton
    Lane Goeble – Marshall
    Jordan Halvorson – Madison
    Casey Simenson - Blomkest