Junior Shorthorn exhibitors compete for NWSS champion
Shorthorn events "on the hill" at the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colo., started with the Junior PACE Show on Jan. 20. Jake Scott of Gordon, Neb., evaluated the 62 purebred females in the junior show.
Claiming Grand and Senior Champion Female honors was SULL Dream Big 1126 ET, shown by William O'Sullivan, Maple Lake, Minn. The January 2011 female is sired by WHR Sonny 8114 ET. Reserve Grand and Junior Champion Female was awarded to SS Dream Lady 161 ET, shown by Samantha Marie Schrag, Marion, SD. The April 2011 female is sired by HD Swagger 802 ET.
Other champions from the junior purebred female show include:
--Reserve Senior Champion Female, RFC-KOLT Demi's Diva 105 ET, shown by Jamie Limes, Rising Sun, Ohio.
--Reserve Junior Champion Female, KOLT Carly's Pride 305 ET, shown by Reece Klug, Columbus, Neb.
--Champion Intermediate Female, SULL Fancy Pants Bo ET, shown by Lisa Reid, Brighton, Colo.
--Reserve Champion Intermediate Female, Apple Pis VisonofDiaomonds, shown by Katherine Alexander, Weatherford, Okla.
--Champion Senior Heifer Calf, BCC Lexy's Lola, shown by Haley Bowman, Greenville, Ohio.
--Reserve Champion Senior Heifer Calf, SULL Rose Mary's Goose ET, shown by John Reasor, Wildwood, Ga.
--Champion Junior Heifer Calf, CYT Isobella CY 2107 ET, shown by Kailey Davis, Glenville, Minn.
--Reserve Junior Heifer Calf, SULL Crystal's Tootie ET, shown by Sara Rose Sullivan, Dunlap, Iowa.
--Champion Early Spring Heifer Calf, CYT Missing Mirage 2120 ET, shown by Samantha Marie Schrag.
--Reserve Champion Early Spring Heifer Calf, CYT Maxed Mirage 2125 ET, shown by Maddy Udell, Sioux City, Iowa.
--Champion Late Spring Heifer Calf, KOLT Gentry 363 ET, shown by Andrew Hooges, Lebo, Kan.
--Reserve Champion Late Spring Heifer Calf, GCC HSF Margie Beauty 6 ET, shown by Wesley Scott Leemon, Hoopeston, Ill.
Following the Junior Major PACE Show, was the Junior ShorthornPlus Show where 14 entries passed through the ring under the evaluation of Tyler Winegardner of Lima, Ohio.
Grand Champion ShorthornPlus female was awarded to Miss Izzy 1207, shown by Brandon Hagie, Clarion, Iowa. The April 2012 female is sired by Goet I80. Following for Reserve Champion ShorthornPlus Female was SULL Jalynn Beauty, shown by Kane Aegerter, Seward, Neb. The February 2012 female is sired by SULL Right Direction ET.
Other champions in the junior ShorthornPlus show include:
--Division 6 Champion Female, PCC Black Dahlia 2, shown by Silas Plate, North Loup, Neb.
--Reserve Champion Division 6 Female, Katherine Alexander, Weatherford, Okla.
--Division 5 Champion Female, RR Jazzy Reba Y03, shown by Rachelle Quinn, Castle Rock, Colo.
--Division 4 Champion Female, Sierra's Scarlet, shown by Grant Sardella, Winton, Calif.
--Reserve Champion Division 3 Female, SULL Blue Baby 2001, shown by Sara Rose Sullivan, Dunlap, Iowa.
--Reserve Champion Division 2 Female, SULL Black Bunny 2194 ET, shown by Samantha Marie Schrag.
--Division 1 Champion Female, BAF Nickie, shown by Elizabeth Pugh, Louisville, Ohio.
--Reserve Champion Division 1 Female, RR Lady Roxy Z702, shown by Rachelle Quinn.
Complete show results can be found at www.shorthorn.org.
The American Junior Shorthorn Association promotes personal development through youth activities and educational events. The AJSA is dedicated to the betterment of its members, promotes valuable skills, and fosters friendships that will last a lifetime. To learn more, contact the ASA office or visit www.shorthorn.org or www.juniorshorthorn.com.