MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

Local News

October 15, 2013

CSC freshmen take third in livestock judging contest

The Connors State College livestock judging team recently traveled to Kansas for competition at the Flint Hills Classic Livestock Judging Contest, a media release states.

At the Manhattan, Kan., contest, the freshmen won third high team overall, had a top 10 overall individual, a top 10 sheep individual, and numerous other top five teams.

The freshmen team finished third overall with a score of 4,511 under Fort Scott Community College and Redlands Community College. The team won the sheep division, was fourth overall in swine, and fifth high team in reasons. The contest consisted of 14-placing classes and six sets of reasons.

Team member Zane Webster, a freshman, agriculture education major from San Simon, Ariz., was seventh high individual overall, with a score of 924.

Allison Tarvin, a freshman agriculture communications major from Mount Olivet, Ky., placed 10th individually in the sheep division.

“The Flint Hills Classic was a tough contest that was a challenge to our students, though very beneficial,” said Chase Reed, CSC assistant livestock judging coach. “We hope to build on our mistakes and regroup for future contests.”

Coached by Blake Nelson and Chase Reed, team members include: Zane Webster, San Simon, Ariz; Allison Tarvin, Mount Olivet, Ky.; Cassi Allread, Union City; Wyatt Smith, Adair; Preston Ogden, Quinton; Alicia Castaneda, Las Cruces, N.M.; Morgan Cook, Reed City, Mich.; Morgan Anderson, Tahlequah; Keegan Vander Molen, Pella, Iowa; Ross Taylor, Okemah; Bryce Hauenstein, Pryor; Paydon Kautzman, Wingate, Ind.; Robyn Smalley, Nowata; Jordan Moubry, Russell, Kan.; Clayton Moubry, Russell, Kan.; and Samantha Harvey, Sperry.

1
Text Only
Local News
AP Video
Tributes Mark Boston Bombing Anniversary Raw: Kan. Shooting Suspect Faces Judge US Supports Ukraine's Efforts to Calm Tensions Suspect in Kansas Shootings Faces Murder Charges Ukraine: Military Recaptures Eastern Airport Raw: Storm Topples RVs Near Miss. Gulf Coast NASA Showcases Lunar Eclipse Pistorius Cries During Final Cross-Examination The Boston Marathon Bombing: One Year Later Michael Phelps Set to Come Out of Retirement First Women Move to Army Platoon Artillery Jobs Sex Offenders Charged in Serial Killings Police: Woman Stored Dead Babies in Garage OC Serial Murder Suspects May Have More Victims Family: 2 Shot in Head at Kan. Jewish Center Raw: Horse Jumping Inspires 'Bunny Hop' After Attack, Officials Kill 5 Bears in Florida Popular Science Honors Year's Top Inventions ND Oil Boom Attracting Drug Traffickers
Poll

Should a federal judge have the power to strike down Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage?

Yes
No
     View Results
Featured Ads
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks