The El Dorado Springs FFA Chapter had lots of success at Districts this year. We took 41 kids to competition (40% of our chapter. Great participation.) and they competed against 77 schools from the Southwest District. We had three teams qualify to represent us at State Competition in two weeks.
Ag Sales: 2nd Place
Team members Makenzie Melton, Chance Koger, Amy Ford, and Wyatt Graves. Special Congratulations to Makenzie and Chance for placing in the Top 10 individually and receiving Gold Rating.
Horse Evaluation: 7th Place
Team members Madison Whitaker, Maggi Medley, Haylea Walker, and Madison Brewer. Special Congratulations to Madison Whitaker for placing in the Top 10 individually and receiving Gold Rating.
Entomology: 10th Place
Team Members Levi Smith, Allyson Snodgrass, Emily Sutton, and Jace Cundiff. Special Congratulations for Levi Smith placing 13th individually.
We also want to congratulate all our members who competed at districts this year. They participated in countless hours of practice and represented us well in a tough district competition:
Dairy Foods: 13th- Cameron Hargrove, Hannah Haberle, Alexis Barnett and Hannah Johnson
Meats Evaluation:16th- Michaela Trotter, Jordan Gallette, Sawyer Williams and Katie Benham
Dairy Cattle Evaluation: 46th; Gabby Sieleman and Abigail Cheek
Knowledge Team:14th Abigal Klaiber, Emily Sutton, Kelsey Burley and Allison Snodgrass
Division One Speaker: Alexis Barnett, taking silver rating at Districts
Creed Speaking: Cheyenne Lame, taking silver rating at Districts
Nursery Landscaping:15th- Mikayla Loane, Taylor Robison, Justin Ellison and Pyper Gonterman
Ag Mechanics: 25th- James Haines
Agronomy: 16th- Bryce Wasoba, Santara Best, Austin Reader and Lance Smith
Livestock Evaluation: 22nd- Glen VanBummel, Katrina Snyder, Cheyenne Lame and Bradley McCullick