Congrats to Miss. Annie Tobias~Miss. San Benito Rodeo 2013


Annie Tobias is Miss. San Benito Rodeo 2013

Congrats to all the participants in the Miss. San Benito Rodeo and to Annie Tobias for being crowned.  The huge kick off party is at the Annual Saddle Horse Show Parade is Thursday, June 25th at 6:15 pm.  All the young ladies are judged on Horsemanship (40%), Communication Skills (20%), Appearance and Poise (15%), Presentation (15%), and Scholarship (10%).

Decades of Tradition

The first Queen Contest for the Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo was in 1939. It was then that Jean Medeiros was crowned Queen. The contest had charm and was very popular with participants and spectators alike. It gave the girls of the county a way to show off their horsemanship and personality. The contest was interrupted during World War II (1942-45) and was eventually discontinued. In 1991, George Callens, president of the Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo, reintroduced Miss San Benito Rodeo, bringing back the tradition, heritage, and pageantry surrounding the contest and the Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo.

The following young ladies have the distinct honor of wearing the Miss San Benito Rodeo crown:

Dara Griffin Tobias, 1991

Katy Hubbell Silva, 1992

Dana Marcus Hearne, 1993

Shari Benson Hubbell, 1994

Margie Jacobsen Schmidt, 1995

Allison Renz, 1996

Jennifer Dassel Landa, 1997

Shannon Renz, 1998

Melissa Dassel Weis, 1999

Jamie Andrade Fowles, 2000

Alison Mitchell, 2001

Natalie LaCorte, 2002

Amanda Lima, 2003

Sarah Lomanto, 2004

Caili Beebe Fulgoni, 2005

Alethea Prewett, 2006

Amanda Jacobsen, 2007

LeAnna Ceglia, 2008

Alyssa Abercrombie, 2009

Taylor Rae Wood, 2010

Grace Tobias, 2011

Kellie Mancino, 2012

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