Welcome to the Texas High School Rodeo Association and Region VIII! Membership is open to all high school students, grades 9 through 12, who meet the National High School Rodeo Association’s grade and conduct qualifications. Members must have passing grades in 70% of subjects. Proof of eligibility is the responsibility of the member and/or parents. Members may join at any time during the year. For Junior High membership information, please click on the Junior High tab above.
Region VIII High School rodeos are generally held on the second Saturday of each month, September through February, plus one extra date in September. On two-rodeo days, the first rodeo will start at 9:00 AM, followed by a short break and then the second rodeo.
The 2014-2015 schedule is:
|Rodeo 1 & 2*||September 13, 2014||Sinton|
|Rodeo 3 & 4||September 27, 2014||Sinton|
|Cowboy Prom||October 10, 2014||Sinton (Civic Center)|
|Rodeo 5 & 6||October 11, 2014||Sinton|
|Rodeo 7 & 8||November 8, 2014||Sinton|
|Rodeo 9 & 10||January 10, 2015||Sinton|
|Rodeo 11 & 12**||February 14, 2015||Sinton|
* Mandatory membership meeting
** Awards Ceremony and mandatory State Qualifiers meeting.
Region VIII High School and Junior High rodeos are held at the San Patricio County Fairgrounds:
219 West 5th Street
Sinton, TX 78387
Reservations for the stalls and RV's can be made online or by phone.
THSRA 8 Cutting Events 2013-14
Each show will be double-judged
October 5-6, 2013
December 28-29, 2013
January 4-5, 2014
We are proud of our Region and would like to thank everyone that helped make our Region so great. We have been able to award over $14,000 in scholarships to our 2010 graduating seniors, $15,000 to our 2011 graduating seniors, and $16,000 to our 2012 graduating seniors! We have been able to pay for all State Finals entry fees and stall reservations for qualifying members. We look forward to another fantastic year.