Current MNHSRA News

JH Finals & Fergus Falls Regional UNOFFICIAL Draw

May 22, 2017

2017_Fergus Falls_Draw

2017 MN JH Finals & MN HS Finals Clothing

May 18, 2017

MNHSRA Finals Clothing will be available again in 2017 at Fergus.   Available in both JH Finals and HS Finals.

Shooting Finals

May 14, 2017

MNHSRA 2017 Shooting Finals

Congrats to our Champion Shooters!!

Michael Hanowski – HS Trap

Lane Rutten – HS Light Rifle

Elizabeth Noble – JH Light Rifle

All results are available on the Current Results page.

Thank you to Alexandria Shooting Park for hosting

and Central Specialties for the use of their land.

2017 Junior High Scholarships

May 9, 2017


Both 8th Grade and Senior Scholarship Applications are provided in fillable formats.  Please enter all information online, proof, then print to sign and attach required documents.  Do not handwrite the information in the application, the list of school and community or the personal statement of no more than 100 words.  All of that information must be computer-generated. Those documents, as well as transcripts/grade reports must be submitted by the respective deadline.  No additional documents, artifacts, photos, covers or folders will be accepted.  Handwritten and/or incomplete applications will not be accepted.  All documents must be in hard copy.  Electronic storage devices (flash drives, thumb drives, discs, etc.) will NOT be accepted.  There will be NO computers or printers available for use in the Foundation Office at either Finals.  Applicants must arrive prepared to submit hard copies of the application and supporting documents by the deadline.

2017 Cinch Academic 8th Grade Cowboy/Cowgirl ($1000 each) and NEW Foundation Finalists (2 each of $500 and 2 each of $300)

  • Eligible applicants are 8th grade NJHFR 2017 qualifiers, moving to 9th grade next school year.
  • As this is the Cinch Academic Scholarship, applicants should have exhibited exemplary grades (typically, straight A’s/perfect marks, may include course taken for high school credit), as well as well-rounded in school and community activities.
  • Applications with all required documents are due Sunday, June 18, at the Gist Silversmiths booth in the NJHFR Trade Show at the Wilson County Expo Center, no later than 6:00 p.m. Handwritten and/or incomplete applications will not be accepted. There will be no computers or printers available for this purpose.
  • Finalists will be posted in the Official Posting Area and will be required to interview on Tuesday, June 20, at 1:30 p.m., in the Education Building.
  • Scholarships will be presented on Wednesday, June 21, at 6:30 p.m., in the Stock Walkway of the Arenas.
  • The Foundation Office will be located in the Wilson County Expo Center
  • Questions?  Email

Cinch 8th Grade Application 2017

2017 Senior Scholarships

May 9, 2017

Following is the information needed to apply for 2017 scholarships. Please read and follow the instructions on the procedure sheet carefully. All applications must be computer generated. Handwritten applications will not be accepted!

Scholarship Procedure 2017

NHSRF Foundation Scholarship App 2017

Merit Scholarship App 2017

Photo Release Form

Questions on scholarships should be directed to  Good Luck!!



MNHSRA Jackets Available for Sale

May 9, 2017

Available to order ONLINE ONLY through SUNDAY, May 25 – Midnight.

Click on the link below. to order enter your form code: MNRODEO



HS_Finals_Jacket_2017_OrderForm (To be used to organize your order.  Orders are placed online only.)

If you want your events embroidered on the sleeve enter them in the comments section during checkout.
Your card will be charged $5 for EACH event you want embroidered.

Jackets will be delivered to Hugo Rodeo.  Contact Linda Berghuis <>with questions.

St Peter & HS Finals Info Sheets

May 3, 2017

Info sheets for St Peter and HS Finals are now posted.  Thank you for your patience while the details for these events were ironed out.  Since these events have a different format than in years past, an Order of Events has been included for your convenience.



Please note St Peter will have a performance on Friday 7 PM.  Please refer to MNHSRA By-Law IX 6.  If preference for slack Day 1 is required due to official school, family, or religious function,  notify Dee in writing prior to date of rodeo entries closing.  St Peter’s entries close May 23 at 10 PM.   Preferences will be slack or performance only.  For rough stock riders unable to attend Friday PM, the option of riding 2x in the Saturday Performance will be available.  No rough stock on Sunday.

Finals Programs – HS & JH

April 6, 2017

Sponsor your rodeo athlete with an ad in the finals programs.  See the links for details.

Full Page Ad $150 – – ½ Page Ad $100 – – ¼ Page Ad $50

JH Program – – Deadline May 1, 2017


HS Program – – Deadline May 15, 2017


** 20% discount if you advertise in the program at both the MN Jr. High Finals and MN High School Finals. **


Proof of Academic Eligibility Form

March 7, 2017

Hello MNHSRA Members –

Spring academic forms are available. Each contestant must be submitted to the entry secretary prior to check in of the first rodeo in spring of the 2016-17 season in which you will participate. The first section is to be completed by the member and the second section is to be completed by the school (Principal or Superintendent). These can be sent to Dee via email or mail. Do not delay get submit them early to avoid any conflicts.

Spring 2017 HS Proof of Academic Eligibility Form

Spring 2017 JH Proof of Academic Eligibility Form

Think Spring –

Bex Sunglasses

February 26, 2017

As a proud sponsor and the official sunglass of NHSRA, BEX has agreed to offer a one-time discount to all NHSRA members. To redeem your discount, simply shop and add as much BEX product to your shopping cart as you would like. At checkout, use your MEMBERSHIP NUMBER as a coupon code to receive $50 off any purchase of $100 or more. What a great way to get an awesome discount on BEX Sunglasses, Caps, Outerwear and accessories!