EMCC Collegiate Rodeo Coming to West Point
Date(s) - 03/21/2013-03/23/2013
East Mississippi Community College will be hosting a collegiate rodeo at Eagle Ranch here in West Point starting on March 21 and running through the 23rd. The three-day event will mark the third collegiate rodeo of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association’s 2013 Ozark Region spring schedule. Including EMCC’s men’s and women’s rodeo teams, the event looks to showcase 350 collegiate performers from four-year universities and two-year community colleges, such as the University of Tennessee at Martin, University of West Alabama, Murray State University, Troy University and the University of Arkansas at Monticello. Other expected competing teams include Missouri Valley College, Southern Arkansas University, Three Rivers College, Northwest Mississippi Community College and Cossatot Community College.
This is an outstanding opportunity for West Point and Clay County to show the visitors coming for this event how much we appreciate their being here. Performances will be this Thursday, March 21st at 7:00 p.m., Friday at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday at 2:00 p.m. Admission for adults is $10.00, for children it is $5.00 and children under 5 get in free. Thursday night is student night and all EMCC students and faculty get in free with their id.