Queens

XIT RODEO AND REUNION 2017 Queen

Devan Running

2017 XIT Rodeo Queen

Devan Running is the 16-year-old daughter of Mike and Radna Running of Dumas, Texas. She is currently a Sophomore at Dumas High School. Devan serves as a Student Council Representative, Dumas FFA Treasurer, Amarillo District FFA Secretary, and 4H Horse Club Vice President. She enjoys participating in basketball, horse judging, barrel racing and pole bending. Devan is a regular volunteer at Camp Agape and the Panhandle Children’s Foundation where she is blessed to use her horses to work with young people who have developmental disabilities. She enjoys playing the fiddle, spending time with her 3-year old sister Dylanie, skiing, snowboarding, and spending time with her horses.  Devan and her family attend First Street Church in Dumas, and her favorite scripture is Isaiah 40:31. Devan’s “queen” horse is a 16-year-old Paint mare named Dipsy that she has owned for 5 years. After high school Devan plans to attend Tarleton State where she hopes to participate in horse judging and study Agricultural Sciences. Devan is honored to be part of the XIT Rodeo and Reunion family and serve as their 2017 Queen.

2018 Queen Contest Info

Past Rodeo Queens of XIT

  • 2016 Christiana Dickson
  • 2015 Jaiden Nixon
  • 2014 Jessica Lynn Fischbacher
  • 2013 Alyssa Nials
  • 2012 Shelby Spielman
  • 2011 Cassidy Horn
  • 2010 Danae Parman
  • 2009 Jamie Frazier
  • 2008 Laramie Wing
  • 2007 Lisa Maez
  • 2006 Bailey Bryson
  • 2005 Lindi Pritchett
  • 2004 Toree Winchell
  • 2003 Kylee Schumacher
  • 2002 Rachel Johnson
  • 2001 Erin McAdams
  • 2000 Shani Brown
  • 1999 Hollye Callis
  • 1997 Brandi Brown
  • 1996 Camie Frazier
  • 1995 Julie White
  • 1994 Mica Newman (Ellis)
  • 1993 Roxann Papay
  • 1992 Alyssa Nials
  • 1991 Shelby Spielman
  • 1990 Cindy Denny
  • 1989 Kim Hatfield
  • 1988 Michele Bailey (Spielman)
  • 1987 Jessica Austin
  • 1986 Wendy Presley
  • 1985 Tanya Wharton
  • 1984 Jolene Geroge
  • 1983 Melissa Woolley (Prather)
  • 1982 Deana Lane
  • 1979 Lisa Harris
  • 1978 Deide Aduddell (Zieman)
  • 1977 Michelle Woolley
  • 1976 Sherre Coots (Tevebaugh)
  • 1975 Kay Carter (White)
  • 1974 Ginny Bates (Brown)
  • 1973 Shirlyne Chisum
  • 1972 Kathy Tow
  • 1971 LeVonda Nolan (Calloway)
  • 1970 Darcy Krumwiede (Karber)
  • 1969 Linda Like (Harr)
  • 1968 Caylene Caddell
  • 1967 Terri Porter
  • 1966 Nikki Hudgins
  • 1964 Sherri Bryant (Cornett)
  • 1963 Judy McNeill (Mann)
  • 1962 Paulette Gaddy (Wingate)
  • 1961 Linda Wells
  • 1960 Nancy Dee Beard (Porter)
  • 1959 Sandra Morris (McCleskey)
  • 1958 Linda Parker (Childers)
  • 1957 Beverly Peek (Pirkle)
  • 1956 Jolene Tovera (Hamilton)
  • 1955 Janice Lawrence (Ruth)
  • 1954 Nancy Storey (Kelly)
  • 1953 Carol Dominick (Nikkel)
  • 1952 Sue Robertson
  • 1951 Jimmie Sue Burnett (Chisum)