Thomas signs to head to next level
Sonoraville grad takes scholarship to Weatherford
he could make after receiving multiple opportunities based on his ability and performances.
“I looked at about three different schools, and there wasn’t any bad schools in my opinion,” said Thomas. “I felt most at home at Weatherford, and that’s why I signed with them. It’s a relief to have signed and know where I’m going to be. I’m just going to keep working and trying to improve now.”
Thomas will compete in the IFYR in Shawnee, Okla., and the NHSRAA National Finals Rodeo in Rock Springs, Wy., in July before heading to college in August.
Thomas is the son of Matt and Julie Thomas, of Calhoun.
( Tate Thomas poses with his horses as well as his saddles and buckles he has won over the past few years. ( Thomas will head to Weatherford College to continue his career. ( Thomas is seen competing in tiedown roping, one of his three events.