Miss Teen Rodeo Montana 2009
Congeniality, Speech, Horsemanship Personality
Winning the title of Miss Teen Rodeo Montana 2009 was Samantha Manley, the 14 year old daughter of Matt and Liz Manley of Florence. She was also the winner of the speech, horsemanship, and personality categories. First runner-up and winner of the photogenic award, style show award, and projection and presentation award for Miss Teen Rodeo Montana was Amy Hager, of Clyde Park. Lauren Brunsvold of Billings won the appearance category and Jessi Eades of Lewistown took home the sportsmanship award. Manley succeeds Jennifer Marshall, of Victor.
She's the 14 year old daughter of Matt and Liz Manley of Florence. She is currently a Freshman at Loyola Sacred Heart High School in Missoula. Samantha is currently serving as the Missoula Stampede Rodeo Princess. In 2004 she was the Jr. Youth U.S. Team Penning Association Champion. She is active in 4-H and is the Freshman Class President at her school with a 4.0 GPA. She enjoys Junior Rodeo events, team penning, art, baking, volleyball, softball, and basketball. She plans to attend college after High School and hopes that her life will always involve horses.
Both new titleholders were on hand for the final performance of the Montana Pro Rodeo Circuit Finals to assist with the awards presentations.