No. 96 Whitney Gowin, Braelyn Henry, Arianna Assini and Lake Mehalic

No. 96 Whitney Gowin, Braelyn Henry, Arianna Assini and Lake Mehalic: In the Arizona high school rodeo association, the Tucson-area cowgirls all placed in the top 30 in yearly all-around standings, and all were in the top 10 in individual categories. Pictured here in 2007 is Whitney, red shirt behind barrel, with dad Terry Gowin to her right and brother Grady Gowin on the horse.

December 20, 2013 6:34 pm  •