Home of Champions Rodeo is proud to introduce our 2012 Royalty.
Queen: Kendra Rader
Born and raised on a ranch in the countryside of Columbus Montana, Kendra Rader is a senior at Columbus High school eager to chase her career goals at Sheridan College in the Fall. Kendra enjoys roping and ranch sorting along with working with her cattle. She credits her parents Dennis and Vonda Rader for allowing her from a very early age to explore and enjoy the outdoors and rodeo. She is forever thankful to her family for the strong upbringing and admires their support for her to become the 2012 Home Of Champions Rodeo Queen.
Princess: Alaini Lorash
Alaini Lorash is a sophomore at Central High School in Billings, MT. She resides in Billings during the school week and on the weekends and summer months goes home to the 4K Ranch in Dean MT. Alaini is the daughter of Michael and Bobbie Lorash and older sister to Mikela. She is an honor roll student who enjoys learning and exploring academic boundaries. She is equally acknowledged for her athletic achievements. She is following her passion for rodeo through her princess title and looks forward to continuing being an ambassador for the sport of rodeo for years to come.
Little Miss: Alaina Griffel
Proud to be raised a Montana cowgirl; Alaina Griffel is the 12 year-old daughter of Jonathan and Dena Griffel and a fifth generation rancher. When she is not in school; she participates in extracurricular sports, tends to her 4-H animals, and works with the family doing all the yearly ranching duties. She loves growing up in this cowgirl way of life with her supporting brothers, Will and Jake.
Every girl has big dreams and on February 4, 2012 Alaina’s dream came true when she was crowned “Home of Champions Little Miss.” This day marks the beginning for her on her trail of dreams in becoming “Miss Rodeo Montana.”
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