James Peoples

President, Merchandise & Concessions

James Peoples was raised in Dalhart and is a 2003 graduate of Dalhart High School. He is employed by P&P Delco which is owned and operated by his family. James is married to Ashley. They have two children Alex and Axle.

Wyatt Banks

BBQ & Hoopie

Wyatt was born and raised in Dalhart, Texas where his family owns and operates a custom farming operation. Wyatt graduated from Dalhart in 2010 and went to work for his dad and grandpa where he still works today. He and his wife, Harley, got married in 2016 and live in Dalhart. Together they have two little girls, Callyn who is 6 years old and Raegan who is 3 years old. Wyatt is the first third generation XIT director from both sides of his family.

Scanlon Daniels

Treasurer & Hospitality

Scanlon was born in Iowa where his family operated a diversified swine, cattle and crop operation. After graduating from Iowa State University with Animal Science and DVM degrees he relocated in 1999 to the Oklahoma Panhandle where he worked for Seaboard Foods. In 2003 he moved to Dalhart and currently owns and operates Circle H Headquarters veterinary practice, laboratory and registered Hereford cattle operation. Scanlon has four sons: Eric, Luke, Judd and Dirk. They are members of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Dalhart.

Brice Mansell

Vice President & Rodeo

Raised in the small town of Fort Sumner, New Mexico. Brice graduated from Fort Sumner High School in 2003. Then went on to study at Eastern New Mexico University. After college Brice went to work for Cactus Feeders, which ended up bringing him to the Texas Panhandle in 2006. In 2012 he moved to Dalhart to work at a local water well service, which he has recently purchased and continued to operate. In 2018 Brice met Taylor Ward, and in 2019 the two married. They have three children Kain (12), Pierce (11), and Diesel (10), all who are active in Junior high rodeo, as well as many sports.

Randy Sherrill

Dance Director & Asst. Merch

Randy was born and raised in Dalhart. He graduated from Dalhart High School where he met his wife of 32 years, Lori Sherrill. They have two children, Madison and Cooper. For the past 31 years, Randy has had a carpentry and remodeling business. He is now employed with Rita Blanca Electric Cooperative and still enjoys the occasional carpentry project.

Kody Frerich

Pork Chop Feed & Parade

Kody moved to the Texline area in 1997 where his family still lives today. He and his brother, Kyle, own and operate 2F Bros which involves farming and ranching. Kody graduated from Texline in 2010. He continued his education to be certified in Diesel Mechanics. He and his wife, Carissa, married in 2014 and live outside of Texline. Together they have 3 little girls. Kynleigh is almost 5 years old, Kyndall is 2 years old, and Keeley is 6 months old. They are members of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Dalhart.

Brian Bezner

Asst. BBQ & Watermelon

Brian Bezner was raised in Dalhart and graduated from Dalhart High School in 1986, after graduation he attended Texas Tech for a brief time before deciding he would rather be working for his family on their farm. He is one of the partners at 3B Farms and thoroughly enjoys farming. He met his wife Alicia & they have been married since 1992. They have two grown children, Harley & William. Brian is a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church and is a 4th degree Knights of Columbus. Brian enjoys a good concert, jeep trails, cooking & spending time with his family, especially his two granddaughters. 

Nick Salas

Asst. Hospitality & Queens

Nick Salas was raised in Dalhart and is a 1989 graduate of Dalhart High School. He is married to Connie Salas, they have three adult children, Whitney, Stephen, Valerie, and one teenage son Nicolas. Nick is the feed mill manager for JBS Live Pork LLC here in Dalhart TX.

Jordan Smallwood

Asst. Concessions & Littles Pageant

Jordan was born and raised in Dalhart. He graduated from Dalhart High School in 2003. In 2007 he graduated from West Texas A&M. In 2016 he went to work with his dad, Danny, at S&S Coffee. Jordan and his wife Lacye have been married for 12 years. Their children are Maegyn (11), Milam (8), Maebry (6) and Miles (3).