Wednesday, November 26, 2014


Troyer, Bailey top round- robin contests

Which livestock 4-Hers work best with animals?

Posted on July 25, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

GOSHEN — Top 4-H showmen competed Thursday evening, July 25, at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair to be named round-robin master showmen.

In the large animal round robin contest, Lauryn Troyer, representing goat club, topped the contest, while Tyler Resler, representing the swine club, was reserve champion showman.

Nathan Bailey, representing the poultry club, earned the top honor in the small animal round-robin contest, while Taylor Stutzman earned reserve champion.

In the round-robin competitions, the master showmen from each species try their hands at exhibiting the other species in their division.

In the large animal round-robin showmanship contest, contestants show horses, swine, dairy feeder steers, beef steers, dairy heifers, lambs and meat or dairy goats.

Others participating in the large animal contest were Kelsey Schmucker, representing saddle club; Rachel Schrock, representing dairy feeder club; Liz Beer, representing beef club; John Trenshaw, representing dairy club; and Ryan Kelly, representing lamb club.

In small animal round-robin, participants exhibit cats, dogs, rabbits, llamas, poultry and pygmy goats.

Kylie Hill, representing cat club; Katheryn Giddens, representing dog club; Drew Grimm, representing rabbit club; and Leah Jennings, representing llama club; also competed in the small animal round-robin.

Recommended for You

Posted 1 hour ago
 This undated artist's rendering provided by The Lowline shows a deep underground park that could be created in a 116-year-old abandoned trolley terminal below the Lower East Side. For this project-in-the-works, the latest solar technology will illuminate the subterranean space, filtering the sun via a collector at street level. (AP Photo/The Lowline)

Posted 1 hour ago
 Travelers wait in lines to pass through security and get to their gates at LaGuardia Airport in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. A nor'easter was expected to develop along the East Coast just as millions of travelers head to their Thanksgiving destinations, bringing mostly rain close to the coast, but heavier snow further inland. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Posted 1 hour ago
Back to top ^