Jackson Roberts, an incoming 9th grader at Glen Rose High School, will compete in the Junior High National Finals Rodeo in Huron, South Dakota on June 23-29. Each state sends its top four in each event to the nationals.

Jackson qualified in the team roping (Header) with partner Colton Williamson (Heeler) from Roosevelt. The boys were Region 10 team roping champions and advanced to the Texas State Finals and finished there in the top four to qualify for Nationals.