Grant and Brookings County 4-H’ers win Skillathon contest
September 14, 2009
Heidi Block of Grant County took first place in the senior division and Cassidy Wulf of Brookings County won the junior division at the 4-H Livestock Skillathon held July 23.
In the senior division, other top finishers included Daniel Vellek, Bon Homme County, second; Calli Pritchard, Brookings County, third; and Royce Erdmann, McPherson County, fourth.
In the junior division, Halley Becking, Codington County was second; Mary Nold, Grant County placed third; and Taylor Sinkie, Jerauld County finished fourth.
The South Dakota 4-H Livestock Skillathon Contest included individuals from across the state competing for top honors.
The contest was a three-phase event that included a written test, station identification, and oral questions, allowing 4-H’ers to demonstrate their knowledge of beef, sheep, and swine on an individual basis.
For a complete listing of results, contact your county Extension office.