Being so close to reaching your dream at a young age is often a rare opportunity. Colt Smith , of Spring Hill, Arkansas is a junior who has accomplished one award after another toward his dream.
As a rookie to the Arkansas High School Rodeo Association, he held the first place position all season in tie down roping. Qualifying as the number one man in the tie down roping competition, Smith will go on to represent Arkansas in Rock Springs, Wyoming.
“ I have worked hours, days and nights to get here and I can’t wait to compete in nationals,” Smith said.
Smith’s mother, Jamie Formby is proud and excited for her son. “ He will compete again July 14-20th,” Formby said. ” He has worked so hard for this and we are looking forward to it.”