Debbie Garrison competed in barrel racing, pole bending, goat tying, and women’s bull riding and bareback riding events during high school and college. She was a fourteen-time qualifier in the WNFR team roping event (1989-1999 and 2009-2012), WPRA Timed Event and Team Roping Rookie of the Year (1990), WNFR Team Roping Average Winner (1993, 1996), PWRA Reserve World Champion Team Roping Header (1997, 1998), to name a few. She is a member of the U.S. Team Roping Association, World Series Team Roping Association, and WPRA. Debbie was inducted into the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame (1999) and Cowboy Capital Walk of Fame (2000). Her contributions to her community and the rodeo profession are too numerous to mention.