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Neighborhood notes: Shenandoah


Fair winners

Allison George was named grand champion and senior champion showman at the 4-H/FFA beef showmanship and steer show at the Shenandoah County Fair.

Willie Elgin was the reserve grand champion and reserve champion senior showman.

Other winners in the showmanship competition were: Rebecca Allar, novice; Bethany Gochenor, novice reserve; Garrett Coffey, junior; and Jenna Kibler, junior reserve.

Grand champions were:

Allison George, market steer; Paul Dellinger, reserve market steer and breeding heifer; Mary Green, cow and calf pair, reserve bred and owned bull; Garrett Coffey, reserve cow and calf pair; Aaron Heishman, bred and owned bull; and Zachary Roy, reserve bred and owned heifer.

Championship winners in the 4-H/FFA steer show were:

Tayler Cooper, lightweight market steer; William Beckenstrater, reserve lightweight market steer; Paul Dellinger, mediumweight market steer and reserve heavyweight market steer.; William Beckenstrater, reserve mediumweight market steer; and Allison George, heavyweight market steer.

Championship winners in the 4-H/FFA heifer show were:

Mary Green, Angus breeding heifer and reserve Angus breeding heifer; Tyler Wakeman, Charolais breeding heifer and reserve Charolais breeding heifer; Garrett Coffey, Hereford breeding heifer and reserve Hereford breeding heifer; Aaron Heishman, Simmental breeding heifer and reserve Simmental breeding heifer.

Willie Elgin was both the grand champion and senior champion showman in the 4-H/FFA swine show Sept. 2 at the Shenandoah County Fair.

Brin Walsh was named senior reserve and reserve grand champion showman.

Other showmanship winners were:

Rebecca Allar, novice; Samuel Cross, reserve novice; Matthew Marston, junior; and Rachel Harriman, reserve junior.

Aaron Heishman had the grand champion and reserve champion market hog.

Also winning champion awards were:

Samuel Cross, lightweight market hog; Michael Marston, reserve lightweight market hog; Aaron Heishman, mediumweight market hog and heavyweight market hog; Chris Dellinger, reserve mediumweight market hog; Tayler Cooper, heavyweight market hog. Bobby Kline, lightweight pen of two market hogs; Brian Walsh, breeding gilt; and Willie Elgin, reserve breeding gilt.

Michael Marston was both the grand champion and senior champion in the 4-H/FFA goat showmanship competition at the Shenandoah County Fair on Sept. 2.

Matthew Marston was both reserve grand champion and junior showman.

Other championship winners in the showmanship competition were:

Courtney Miller, novice; Noah St. Clair, reserve novice; Nicole Baker, reserve junior; Nathan Gochenour, reserve senior.

Nathan Gochenour had the grand champion market goat and Ethan Gochenour the reserve grand champion.

Other goat show champions were:

Nathan Gochenour, lightweight market goat; Lindsey Rickard, doe goat and reserve lightweight market goat; Brittany Wright, mediumweight market goat; Kelsey Powers-Barb, reserve mediumweight market goat; Ethan Gochenour, heavyweight market goat and reserve doe goat; and Kristin Derflinger, reserve heavyweight market goat.

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