Southeast student Rebecca Heppe, who hails from Sikeston, Missouri, recently won the title of Miss Rodeo Missouri 2020.
The pageant was held Sept. 26 through 28 in Kansas City, and coronation was held at the performance of the American Royal Pro Rodeo. During the pageant, Rebecca won the following categories: written test, personality and horsemanship.
A rodeo queen is a female representative and the “face” of the sport of rodeo, according to Wikipedia. She represents her rodeo, association and region for approximately 12 months.