Dameon White, Head Rodeo Coach

Dameon White

Panola College’s Rodeo Coach, Dameon White, is entering his third year as a coach on the College Circuit.  In his first season as the Head Coach, Coach White’s teams finished in the top 10 in the Southern Region in the Men’s and Women’s Circuit.  He also increased the Rodeo Team roster to 31 students the first year and to 39 participants in 2012-2013.

Coach White competed in the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association as a student at Cisco Jr. College then at Sam Houston State University.

Dameon started rodeoing at a young age.  Competing in youth, high school, college, amateur and professional rodeos, rodeo has become a way of life.  Some of his accomplishments have included qualifying for state finals in high school in calf roping and team roping.  Qualifying for the LRCA Finals in both events, also.  In 2007, his partner and he won The Super Bowl of Team Roping.

Courtney White, Assistant Rodeo Coach

Courtney WhitePanola College's Assistant Rodeo Coach, Courtney White, is no stranger to the Rodeo Circuit.  She is the wife of head coach, Dameon White and three time National High School Rodeo Finalist in Breakaway and Goat Tying, as well as a finalist in the United States Team Roping Championships.  While in college, Courtney competed with the McNeese State University Rodeo Team.  Courtney has also competed in several amateur rodeo associations.  She brings a wealth of knowledge to our rodeo team and is an asset to the Panola College Rodeo program.