Several local youth excelled at the State Fair. Here is a list of award recipients.
Non Livestock (Clock Trophy Awards are awarded to the top project in each class. Outstandings are awarded to the top 20% of each class.)
Ali Knapp - Outstanding in Getting Started in Art Jr.
Ashley Wilson - Outstanding and Clock Trophy winner in Family History Treasure Hunt
Malina Jenkins - Outstanding in Sew Fun
Carrie Robb - Outstanding in Active Sportswear
Allison Knief - Outstanding in Loungewear
Heather Comer - Outstanding in Outer Layers and a Wool Award for Outer Layers, Overall Fashion Revue Winner
Nathan Reeves - Outstanding Archery Jr.
Erica Wilson - Outstanding Hunting and Wildlife Jr.
Joseph Gulick - Outstanding Fishing for the Intermediate
Gabby Williams - Outstanding and Clock Trophy winner in I Spy in the Kitchen
Luke Jackson - 3rd in Dairy Skillathon (9-year-old division)
Ella Jackson - 1st in Dairy Skillathon (16-year-old division)
Samuel Jackson - 5th in Dairy Skillathon (12-year-old division)
Drew Buroker - 1st in Goat Skillathon (13-year-old division)
Sam Henderson - 6th in Poultry Skillathon (9-year-old division)
Maria Henderson - 9th in Poultry Skillathon (9-year-old division)
Tyler Myers - 2nd in Sheep Skillathon (18-year-old division)
Drew Buroker - Alpine goat Grand Champion, Reserve Champion, and YRP (Youth Reserve Program) Champion. Nubian goat Grand and Reserve Champion. Saanen goat Reserve Grand Champion and YRP Champion.
Tyler Myers - YRP Champion Horned Dorset, Reserve Champion slick sheared Horned Dorset, YRP Reserve Champion Polled Dorset, 2nd place Flock
Mikey Kimbler - Reserve Grand Champion Muscle Quality Performance Hog
Drew Buroker - 1st place Intermediate Dairy Goat Showmanship
Tyler Myers - 1st place Breeding Sheep Showmanship (17-year-old division)
Maria Henderson - 1st place Market Turkey Showmanship (9-year-old division)
Sam Henderson - 2nd place Market Turkey Showmanship (9-year-old division)
Shelby Derr - 2nd place Western Showmanship
Olivia Willeke - 2nd place Western Horsemanship (12-year-old division)
Josh Wiley - 2nd place Driving Reinsmanship
Simon Baker - 1st Place Barrels (9-13 year-old division)
Dakota Derr - 2nd place Pole Bending