Princess Alexis Goughnour, daughter of Matt and Cori Goughnour, is from St. Paul, Oregon. While attending St. Paul High School, Alexis has played varsity volleyball and been an active member of FFA, DECA, and National Honor Society. She also has participated in performance classes, Drill Team, and Team Penning as a member of OHSET (Oregon High School Equestrian Team). Alexis began riding horses at an early age and joined 4-H where she became a leader in her club and qualified regularly for state competitions. She has been elected to and served on the Marion County activities committee the past two years. Alexis plans to attend college in the fall to pursue a career in equine assisted therapy where she can use the animals she loves helping those with special needs and disabilities.
Alexis' equine partners this year will be Jag, a palomino, and Hoot, a gray, both Quarter Horse geldings.