East Texas rodeo star close to qualifying for the National Finals
Wells, TX (KETK) — An East Texas rodeo star has worked his way up to being part of the 17th best roping team in the world.
Tyler McKnight is from right outside Wells, and the 24-year old has been roping since he was six.
He is currently in Reno, Nevada, and will be there until September, trying to crack the Top 15 in order to qualify for the National Finals.
McKnight's team has won the Mesquite Rodeo three years in a row, breaking the arena record with a 3.7 run.