Loxahatchee is home to three recently crowned 2016 Miss Rodeo Palm Beach County title holders: Madison Aleman, Miss Teen Rodeo Palm Beach County; Jessica Bryant, Princess Miss Rodeo Palm Beach County; and Alena Antoniak, Sweetheart Miss Rodeo Palm Beach County.
The annual pageant was held recently in Wellington. Contestants from counties surrounding Palm Beach County competed in horsemanship, onstage introduction, modeling and personal interviews.
Aleman is the 14-year-old daughter of Tina Garnett and Victor Aleman and a student at Seminole Ridge High School. Bryant is the 11-year-old daughter of Pat and Nancy Bryant and a student at Pierce Hammock Elementary School. Antoniak is the 7-year-old daughter of Brian and Leanne Antoniak and a student at Eagle Arts Academy. Also crowned was Samantha Raulerson of Homestead.
These girls will serve as ambassadors for the western way of life and all things equestrian. During their year, they will attend rodeos, parades, community events and speak to schools educating others about the sport of rodeo.
The Miss and Mr. Rodeo Palm Beach County Association is an organization dedicated to helping young ladies and gentleman build confidence and achieve dreams while promoting the sport of rodeo. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/MissMrRodeoPBC.
ABOVE: (L-R) Madison Aleman, Miss Teen Rodeo Palm Beach County; Alena Antoniak, Sweetheart MRPBC; Jessica Bryant, Princess MRPBC; and Samantha Raulerson, Miss Rodeo Palm Beach County.