Local Rodeo Athlete Posts Top 10 Finish at Nationals


Published on July 14 2014 11:41 am
Last Updated on July 14 2014 11:41 am
Written by Greg Sapp

A high school rodeo athlete from Effingham posted a Top 10 finish Sunday at the National High School Rodeo Finals.

Kelsi Haller of Effingham finished 10th in the nation in Barrel Racing.The national fiinals are taking place in Rock Springs, Wyoming. 

Kelsi's time was 18.195 seconds; the first place finisher's winning time was 17.13 seconds.

Kelsi qualified for the nationals based upon her performance at the Rodeo State Finals held in Altamont in June. She's the daughter of Dr. Kelly Haller of Effingham.