Katie Sweeten

Coordinator of Marketing and Public Relations
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College
(918) 540-6211



NEO Hosts Second Annual Alumni Recruiting Rodeo – Saturday, Nov. 19


Miami, Oklahoma – Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 – Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College, (NEO) is hosting a recruiting rodeo for the second year on Saturday, Nov. 19. The event will start at 10 am on Saturday morning and run into the evening with a barbeque dinner at 5 p.m. The rodeo will take place at the NEO multipurpose arena in Miami, Okla.

This event promotes NEO’s rodeo team and their success, and brings new, future students with talent to carry on the tradition. The event is open to all NEO alumni and family, as well as all high school students, or current graduates.

The events at the rodeo are: bareback, saddle bronc, bull riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, girls’ barrel racing, team roping, break away, and goat tying.

Entry fees vary by event from $50 to $75.

Campus tours will be offered at the rodeo for any prospective students. Scholarships will be available for high school contestants, but the senior high point will receive a two-year scholarship to NEO A&M. Two book scholarships will also be awarded to second and third high point.

For any further information please contact Kolby Ungeheuer, NEO Rodeo Coach at (918) 540-6480 or (620) 429-7097.

This event is sponsored by Buffalo Run Casino and Marc Crow’s Turnpike Chrysler Dodge and Jeep of Miami.