Solanco High School senior Larissa Byers will attend Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (NEO) where she will be a member of the college’s rodeo team. Larissa will compete as a breakaway roper. She recently traveled to Oklahoma to sign on with Northeastern Oklahoma A&M. In the photo with Larissa (right) is NEO Rodeo coach Kolby Ungeheuer (left). Larissa will major in accounting.
During high school, Larissa has participated in the Pennsylvania High School Rodeo Association, and the Central Pennsylvania Youth Rodeo Association. Her many achievements including twice qualifying for the National High School Rodeo Finals, which in 2020 was held in Guthrie, Oklahoma.