The 2014 Fulton County Skillathon winners and state fair placers have been announced.
Sr. Dog Skillathon –firstt place-Mary Miller; second place-Michael Baker; third place-Cory Johnson
Jr. Goat Skillathon – first place - Morgan Miller; second place - Trinity Martinez; third place - Chandler Ruetz; fourth place - Jacob Snyder; fifth place - Lydia Heilman
Sr. Goat Skillathon –first place – Esther Heilman; second place – Payton Miller; third place – Lauren Smith; fourth place – Courtney Riches; fifth place – Paige Holdridge
Jr. Poultry Skillathon –first place – Jessica French; second place – Taylor Caudill; third place – Preston Baker; fourth place – Caleb Bagi; fifth place – Carter Hite
Sr. Poultry Skillathon –first place – Cody French; second place – Kira Cherry; third place – Michael Baker; fourth place – Lauren Smith; fifth place – Conner Johnson
Jr. Rabbit Skillathon: first place – Briley Rupp; second place – Aengus McIlwain; third place – McKenna Thierry
Intermediate Rabbit Skillathon: first place – Cory Johnson; second Place – Conner Johnson; third place – Cassidy Vanderveer
Sr. Rabbit Skillathon: first place – Nathaniel Ballmer; second place – Brady Rupp; third place – Krista Thierry
Ohio State Fair Representatives: Horse Qualifiers – Mickenna Schweinhagen, Madison Campbell, Olivia LeRoux, Emily Friend, Halie Johnstone, Allison Sparks, Mary Miller, Tyler Echler and Hannah Herr.
2014 Ohio State
Mickenna Schweinhagen: seventh – Hunter Under Saddle, 16 yr. olds
Hannah Herr: sixth – Hunter Under Saddle, 13-14 yr. olds
Olivia LeRoux: ninth – Hunter Under Saddle, 15 yr. olds
Drake Banister: second and third place Berkshire Gilts; third and fourth place with Tamworth Gilts
Kylie Banister: Grand Champion Tamworth Gilt and a third place with Berkshire Gilt.
Roman Dominique:Reserve Grand Champion: Light Cross Barrow and hog placed third Overall
fifth in showmanship for the 12 year old class.
Ashton Dominique: Dark Cross barrow placed second in class, York hog placed second in her class and she placed second in showmanship in her 11 year old division.
Ohio State Fair “Clock Trophy” Winners
Breanna Huffman: Jr. Cavies
Ohio State Fair “Outstanding of the Day” Award Winners
Trinity Leady: Jr. Scrapbooking
Amelia Lyn McFarland: Jr. Reptiles and Amphibians
Kallie Strauss: Creative Costumes
Jenna Hallett: Clothing for Your Career
Jenna Hallett: Snack Attack
Garrett Puehler: Jr. Pistol
Rayna Schmidt: Jr. You Can Quilt
Austin Rearick: Rockets Away Bottle Rockets
McCormick Warncke: Science Fun with Kitchen Chemistry
Eli Warncke: Jr. Measuring Up (Woodworking)
Ohio State Fair
Adam Kinsman: fifth place – 14 yr. old division
Samantha Norman: first place – 17 yr. old division
Hannah Kovar: first place, 9 yr. old division
Allison Herr: 16th place, 10 yr. old division
Neila Kinsman: fifth place, 15 yr. old division
Troy King: ninth place, 18 yr. old division
Ashton Dominique: 25th place, 11 yr. old division
Roman Dominique: 28th place, 12 yr. old division
Christina Norman: 13th place, 13 yr. old division
Mason Creager: first place, 15 yr. old division
Samantha Norman: first place, 17 yr. old division
Dustin Nofziger: second place, 17 yr. old division
Garrett Cass: 14th place, 18 yr. old division
Allison Herr: fourth place, Jr., 10 yr. old division
Preston Baker: sixth place – 13 yr. old division
Hannah Stinson: fourth place – 14 yr. old division
Kim Cherry: ninth place – 15 yr. old division
Lydia Heilman: fifth place – 12 yr. old division
Esther Heilman: first place – 16 yr. old division
Nathan Hall: fifth place, 10 yr. old division
Avery Monahan: sixth place, 10 yr. old division
Brooke Vanderveer: seventh place, 10 yr. old division
Lauren Hall, 10th place, 10 yr. old division
Briley Rupp: second place, 11 yr. old division
Austin Rearick: sixth place, 11 yr. old division
Sarayna Russell: 11th place, 11 yr. old division
Brayden Monahan: 14th place, 11 yr. old division
Cassidy Vanderveer: fourth place, 12 yr. old division
Preston Baker: 13th place, 13 yr. old division
Hannah Stinson: first place, 14 yr. old division
Sierra Tripp: third place, 14 yr. old division
Mikayla Russell: third place, 15 yr. old division
Brady Rupp: eighth place, 16 yr. old division
Krista Thierry: third place, 17 yr. old division
Kailey Kruse: second place, 18 yr. old division
Michael Baker: third place, 18 yr. old division
The Fulton County 4-H Program also announced the following recipients for the 2014 Fulton County 4-H Endowment Fund scholarships. To be eligible for the endowment scholarships, 4-H members (present or past) filled out a scholarship application form and were then selected based on their projects taken in 4-H, their community activities, their 4-H experiences and their long-range career goals. Recipients of these scholarships awarded are as follows:
Humbert Scholarship for Continuing Education: Sarah Kovar and Samantha Norman.
Cook Memorial and Recognition Award: Samantha Norman and Ross Andre.
Biddle Scholarship for Career Public Speaking: Michael Baker.
Biddle Scholarship for High School Grads or College Students in Education: Payton Miller.
Clair Jones Memorial Scholarship: Sarah Kovar.
Biddle Scholarship for High School Grads or College Students in science and technology: Matthew Lenz.
Biddle Scholarship for Continuing Education: Chrysta Beck.
Biddle Scholarship for Medical Science and Technology: Sarah Kovar.
4-H Horse Council Scholarship: Alissa Daniels and Madison Campbell.
Tonia McQuillin Memorial 4-H King and Queen Scholarship: Sean Baker and Sarah Simon.