CLOVIS, N.M. (KAMR/KCIT) — The Clovis/Curry County Chamber of Commerce along with the Clovis Economic Development invites everyone to celebrate the newest National Tie Down Champion of Clovis, Kyan Wilhite.

The event is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 24 at the K-Bob’s Steakhouse.

Officials listed Wilhite’s previous accomplishments:

  • Joe Beaver Super Star Roping Champion
  • National High School Finals Qualifier (Texas)
  • Texas State Tie Down Champion (THSRA)
  • National High School Tie Down Champion (NHSRA)
  • Cinch WCIR World Champion Tie-Down Roper

According to the release, the event will feature a meet and greet with Wilhite, food, and live music followed by a ceremony at around 7 p.m. Officials added that Mayor Mike Morris will be attending to share a proclamation marking Aug. 24 as “Kyan Wilhite Day.”

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