Miss Burwell Rodeo 2021 is Rebel Sjeklocha. She hails from Hayes Center, Nebraska. Sjeklocha is a recent graduate of the University of Nebraska – Lincoln where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Communications, with minors in Law and Business and the Engler Entrepreneurship Program.
Throughout college, Sjeklocha was a competitive member of the Husker Equestrian Team, the president of the CASNR student advisory board, and very involved in other on-campus organizations. She is the host of a western lifestyle podcast called “Breaking the Barrier,” and enjoys all things media and communications. In her spare time, Sjeklocha enjoys singing, playing the guitar, and writing cowboy poetry.
She is proud to represent the Burwell community and Nebraska’s Big Rodeo in its 100th year.