Tyler Pearson has qualified for the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, NV. The top 15 in each event compete in December. Tyler is 9th in the world standings in the steer wrestling event. He started rodeoing in the 5th grade in the Mississippi Jr High School Rodeo Association. He then competed in High School and on a college level at the University of West Alabama where he graduated with a Business Degree. Tyler is married to Carissa Purvis Pearson and they have a son, Stetson Bradley, who was born in June 2013. They currently live in Hammond, LA. Tyler is the son of Larry & Cheryl Pearson, grandson of Mrs. Charlene Price & the late Thomas Price & the late Willis & Pauline Pearson. Tyler will be competing in Las Vegas starting Thursday, December 5th – December 14th . This rodeo will be aired on the GAC channel for the 10 performances.