Wednesday, November 12, 2014

FFA class competes in Holiday Classic

On Nov. 8-9, 23 MCH School FFA students competed in the Holiday Classic livestock show in Belton, Texas. The show is an educational event hosted by County Extension Agents in District 8. See below for a list of results.

GoatsClass 1: Chris – 5th; Tamika – 10th
Class 5:  Ladarius – 10th
Class 6:  Alex – 10th; Kiyanna – 17th

Sheep
Class 2 Southdown:  Jess – 4th; Iyana – 5th
Class 1 Medium Wool:  Hawa – 1st

Cattle
Heifer Class 3:  Star – 3rd
American Steers:  Justice – 2nd
Exotic Steers Class 3:  Damion – 2nd, Justice – 3rd; Raymond – 5th

Hogs
Duroc Class 3:  Prince – 4th; Julio – 8th; Chyce – 9th
Duroc Class 4:  Jacob – 4th
Hamp Class 2:  Sonja – 5th
Hamp Class 3:  Marvin – 8th; Diego – 9th
Cross:  Noah – 5th; Nick, Drennon, and Mikayla participated

Also, Raymond won a set of clippers in the door prize drawings that will be used by all students to help prepare animals for future shows.

“This was the largest group that the Methodist Children’s Home has sent since I have been the ag teacher,” said Steve Kruse of MCHS. “I really enjoyed watching the students show and improve every time they show.”


1 comment:

Buffy Nehring said...

We attended this show and had the honor of watching these young adults show. They did a fantastic job. This is a great program and they represented the FFA program well.
Matt & Buffy Nehring
4N Cattle