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Island County 4-H steals the show at state
Island County 4-H champions competed at the Western Washington State Fair and came away with a number of awards.
“Considering the fact that we are one of the smaller counties in Washington State, our showing at the state fair was tremendous,” said Jackie Vannice, Island County 4-H program coordinator, in a press release.
“Those 4-H’ers competing at state must meet requirements set forth at the county fair level but must also complete record books, perform public presentations, attend a required percentage of their club meetings, participate in two county, state or national 4-H functions and participate in a minimum of one community service project throughout the current 4-H year,” Vannice continued.
“In addition to these requirements, many of our 4-H’ers hold offices within their individual clubs as well as other leadership responsibilities throughout the 4-H year,” Vannice added.
To join Island County 4-H, visit county.wsu.edu/island/youth.
Leaders are also needed. For more information, contact Jackie Vannice at 679-7328 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Island County 4-H Western Washington State Fair Results
Senior Equine Performance Section: Third place — Hunt Seat Equitation — Carlee Mills, Freeland
Senior Harness Section: Fourth place — Harness Showmanship — Cara Mathews, Clinton
Intermediate Equine Western Games Section
Champion — 2 Barrel Flags — Krimson Rector, Oak Harbor
Third place — Western Games Showmanship — Thandeka Brigham, Langley
Third place — Texas Barrel Race — Hunter Newman, Clinton
Fourth place — Texas Barrel Race — Krimson Rector, Oak Harbor
Sixth place — Texas Barrel Race — Thandeka Brigham, Langley
Eighth place — Figure 8 Stake Race — Thandeka Brigham, Langley
Sixth place — Key Pole Race — Hunter Newman, Clinton
Fourth place — International Flags — Kacie Hanson, Clinton
Eighth place — Performance Showmanship — Allyson Roberts, Coupeville
Fourth place — Pleasure Driving — Sonny Campbell, Freeland
Fifth place — Pleasure Driving — Tom Campbell, Freeland
Food Preservation: Award of Merit — Soft Spreads — Holly Fisher, Oak Harbor
Obedience Dog Section
Senior Champion Dog Showmanship — Annie Mutschler, Langley
Senior Champion Open Dog Obedience — Annie Mutschler, Langley
Agility Dog Section
Junior Champion Jumpers PreNovice Agility, 10” — Ainsley Nelson, Clinton
Junior Reserve Champion Showmanship — Ainsley Nelson, Clinton
Intermediate Champion — Standard PreNovice Agility, over 22” — Carly Hall, Coupeville
Intermediate Champion Jumpers Novice Agility, over 22” — Carly Hall, Coupeville
Intermediate Reserve Champion Jumpers Novice Agility, 14” — Samantha Mutschler, Langley
Senior Champion Jumpers Excellent Agility, 14” — Annie Mutschler, Langley
Senior Champion Jumpers PreNovice, 22” — Shelby Lubchuck, Clinton
Public Presentations Section
Award of Merit — Allyson Roberts, Coupeville
Award of Merit — Delaney Armstrong, Coupeville
Award of Merit — Adi Gribble, Coupeville
Senior Champion Male Cat — Holly Fisher, Oak Harbor
Grand Champion Senior Cat — Holly Fisher, Oak Harbor
Champion Household Kitten — Adi Gribble, Coupeville
Grand Champion Kitten — Adi Gribble, Coupeville
Reserve Champion Male Longhair Household Cat — Emma Blanchette, Coupeville
Reserve Champion Cat Showmanship Intermediate — Emma Blanchette, Coupeville
Eighth Place Cat Showmanship Junior — Sarah Rosenberger, Freeland
Ninth Place Cat Showmanship Junior — Julia Beumer, Coupeville
Grand Champion Quiz Bowl, Juniors — Julie Beumer, Sarah Rosenberger, Adi Gribble.