Hayes Center teen named Miss Teen Rodeo Nebraska
A Hayes Center teen has been named Miss Teen Rodeo Nebraska 2018.
Rebel Sjeklocha was crowned Wednesday afternoon at the North Platte Community Playhouse in North Platte. Sjeklocha, 17, won the personality, speech, written test and appearance categories of the pageant.
JoSee Saults, 17, of Big Springs, won the pageant’s Rising Star award.
Bailey Lehr, 17, of Columbus, was named first-runner up after winning the horsemanship, photogenic and congeniality awards. She will fulfill the duties of queen if, for some reason, Sjeklocha is unable to complete her reign.
Sjeklocha won first-runner up at the pageant in 2016 and 2017. She also won the speech category both years.