Douglas County cowgirl Anna Lekumberry is competing in girls cutting at the 66th annual National High School Finals Rodeo starting Sunday at the Sweetwater Events Complex in Rock Springs, Wyo.
Lekumberry, a graduate of Silver State Charter High School who competes for the Douglas Rodeo Club, qualified for cutting by virtue of her fourth-place finish in the Nevada state points. She is scheduled to make her first appearance in the arena on Wednesday.
Leukemberry also competed in breakaway roping at the Silver State International Rodeo held June 30-July 5 in Winnemucca.
Among her highlights this season was a first-place performance at the Elko High School Rodeo in May. She turned in a fourth-place performance at the Nevada State High School Finals Rodeo cutting.
Leukemberry graduated as Silver State Charter High School’s saludatorian.