The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK


October 26, 2013

Chisholm FFA members place at Tulsa show

ENID, Okla. — Chisholm FFA members recently attended the Tulsa State Fair.

Kaci McCary placed third overall with her Chi prospect steer, and Caisha Boedecker was a first alternate to the premium sale. In the swine show, Tanner Charles placed third with his gilt. Kalin Koechel received seventh with her doe goat, and Layne Kisling had an eighth-place Dorset lamb.

Members also competed in the opening ceremony contest and Greenhand quizzes at Frontier, Fairview and Enid P.I. Members competing were Kenzie Grauberger, Layne Kisling, Makenzie Jones, Logan Amsler, Jennifer Hargrave, Kalin Koechel, Tanner Charles, Jake Tranyor, Luke Durbin, Cheyann Sales, Colton Wichert, Lawson Broadbent, Keaton Mckay, Jared Meier, Dylan Staerkel, Kadi Webb, Karber Sheppard, William Rankin, Jadon Shaffer, Devin Fulgham, Miles Atherton and Caleb Craig.

Koechel was sixth at Frontier, Sales was fifth at Fairview, and Meier was fifth at Enid P.I.

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