Miss Rodeo Kansas 2022 Zoe Bean presents the colors during the opening ceremony of the 46th annual Kaw Valley Rodeo in CiCo Park’s Wells Arena on Thursday, July 21, 2022.

Miss Rodeo Kansas Zoe Bean represented the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association in the city she calls home during the Kaw Valley Rodeo in Manhattan last weekend.

Bean said she has been around the horse industry her entire life and became involved in rodeo a little later. When she was 18, she won her first title and was hooked.