A tip of the ten-gallon hat to Alexa Daly of O'Fallon, Mo., who has been named "Miss Rodeo Missouri 2022."
After being officially crowned on Jan. 22, Daly will travel the U.S. to attend attend Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association events.
Her year will end with her competing at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas for the title of Miss Rodeo America 2023.
Daly is a 2018 grad of Fort Zumwalt South High, Last month she got her bachelor's degree in animal science from Southern Arkansas University.
She is the daughter of Theresa and Darren Daly, who is a captain with the O’Fallon Fire Protection District.
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