Monday, September 2, 2019 was proclaimed Shantell Brewer Day by the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe. Brewer, a senior at Dupree High School and the 2018 Indian National Finals Rodeo Junior Barrel Racing Champion, was presented with a CRST Executive Proclamation during the Monday session of the CRST Annual Rodeo in Eagle Butte.
The proclamation listed many of Brewer’s accomplishments in her distinguished rodeo career, including twice qualifying for the Junior High National Finals Rodeo and winning numerous championships in junior barrel racing, breakaway, pole bending, and goat tying.
“Therefore be it proclaimed, that the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe hereby wishes to express its gratitude and appreciation to Shantell Brewer in a manner befitting the Lakota Nation and hereby proclaim September 2nd, 2019 as Shantell Brewer Day” the proclamation states.
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