Trenton Norris of Yantis is competing in the 25th annual International Finals Youth Rodeo held through Friday at the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center in Shawnee, Oklahoma.
Norris is hoping to win his share of more than $250,000 in prize money and championship saddles and buckles.
Norris will join more than 800 of the top high school rodeo athletes from around the world for the 2017 IFYR. He is vying for prizes in team roping.
The International Finals Youth Rodeo, held annually since 1993, is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that presents top high school athletes with a professional rodeo.