"Cowgirls n' Angels" tells the story of Ida (Madison), a rebellious young girl who dreams one day of finding her father, a rodeo rider. While searching for her dad, she connects with the Sweethearts of the Rodeo, a team of young female trickriders run by former rodeo star Terence Parker (Cromwell). Recognizing Ida's drive and determination, Terence sees a lot of himself in Ida and recruits her to become a member of the Sweethearts. Accepted wholeheartedly by her new "family," Ida finds a new passion and direction. Although she sets out to find her father, she soon discovers much more including a love for horses and a personal responsibility that redefines her life.