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Nobles County 4-H Parade of Champions

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Grand Prairie Rockets 4-H Club, champion scrapbook and community pride.

WORTHINGTON — The 160th Nobles County Fair took place Aug. 7-11 at the Nobles County Fairgrounds in Worthington. Following is the list of 4-H’ers earning champions and reserve champions in each of the project areas.

AEROSPACE: Blake Madison, champion.

BEEF: Brynn Bullerman, overall grand champion; Madison Schaefer, overall reserve. New Vision Co-op Calf: Macy Joens, champion; Lexy Ruesch, reserve. New Vision Rate of Gain: Hannah Henning, champion; Chloe Joens, reserve. Junior Beef: Charlie Hieronimus, champion; Noah Gravenhof, reserve. Cow-Calf: Brynn Bullerman, champion; Noah Gravenhof, reserve. Cow-Calf Interview: Brynn Bullerman, champion; Noah Gravenhof, reserve. Prospect Steer: Kalvin Ross, champion; Mackenzie DeGroot, reserve. Prospect Heifer: Hannah Henning, champion; Jenna Loosbrock, reserve. Prospect Market Calf: Kalvin Ross, champion; Hannah Henning, reserve. Registered Spring Calf: Brynn Bullerman, champion; Madeline Wagner, reserve. Registered Fall Calf: Brynn Bullerman, champion. Registered Summer Yearling: Kalvin Ross, champion and reserve. Registered Junior Yearling: Brynn Bullerman, champion; Emmett Bickett, reserve. Commercial Spring Calf: Jenna Loosbrock, champion; Noah Gravenhof, reserve. Commercial Fall Calf: Katlyn Hill, champion; Hannah Hill, reserve. Commercial Junior Yearling: Mia Hieronimus, champion; Trace Solt. Breeding Heifer: Brynn Bullerman, champion; Emmett Bickett, reserve. Dairy Steer: Torrin Clarke, champion; Paige Madison, reserve. Market Heifer: Mia Hieronimus, champion; Wesley Widboom, reserve. Market Steer: Madison Schaefer, champion; Taylor Ponto, reserve. Market Animal: Madison Schaefer, champion; Taylor Ponto, reserve. Showmanship: Brynn Bullerman, senior champion; Kalvin Ross, reserve. Madeline Wagner, intermediate champion; Mackenzie DeGroot, reserve. Noah Gravenhof, junior champion; Kaston Clarke, reserve. Interview: Kendrick Bickett, senior champion; Mia Hieronimus, intermediate champion; Noah Gravenhof, beginner champion.

CHILD, FAMILY DEVELOPMENT: Liv VanderKooi, overall and grades 3-5 champion; Brooklyn Fisher, overall reserve and grades 6+ champion. Danika Nordby, grades 3-5 reserve. Skyler Fisher, grades 6+ reserve.

CITIZENSHIP: Grace Barber, champion.

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CLOTHING: Clothes You Buy: Karissa Bickett, overall champion and grades 6+ champion; Danika Nordby, overall reserve and grades 3-5 champion. Taylor Fisher, grades 3-5 reserve. Jocelyn Horn, grades 6+ reserve. Fashion Review Court of Honor: Katlyn Hill, champion grades 3-5; Whitney Henning, reserve. Karissa Bickett, champion grades 6-8; Jocelyn Horn, reserve. Clothes You Make: Jocelyn Horn, overall champion and grades 6+ champion; Katlyn Hill, overall reserve and grades 3-5 champion. Damon John, grades 3-5 reserve. Cheyenna John, grades 6+ reserve. Fashion Review Court of Honor: Jocelyn Horn, Katlyn Hill.

CLUB BANNER: Indian Lake Progressives, champion; Rushmore Central Hustlers, reserve.

CLUB FLOWER BOX: Rushmore Central Hustlers, champion; Grand Prairie Rockets, reserve.

CLUB SCARECROW: Elk Tip Toppers, champion; Okabena Bees, reserve.

CLUB SCRAPBOOK: Grand Prairie Rockets, champion.

COMMUNITY PRIDE: Grand Prairie Rockets, champion; Clovers, reserve.

COMPUTER: Jonathan Horn, overall champion; Joshua Horn, overall reserve.

CONSUMER EDUCATION: Joshua Horn, champion; Abigail Reetz, reserve.

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CREATIVE ARTS: Kendra Frodermann, overall champion; Jenna Loosbrock, reserve. Crafts: Jenna Loosbrock, overall champion and grades 9+ champion; Drew Wempen, overall reserve and grades 3-5 champion. Whitney Henning, grades 3-5 reserve. Ella Wempen, grades 6-8 champion; Alexa Kilker, reserve. Paige Madison, grades 9+ reserve. Fine Arts: Kendra Frodermann, overall champion and grades 9+ champion; Jenna Loosbrock, overall reserve and grades 9+ reserve. Anna Gordon, grades 3-5 champion; Bethany Dykstra, reserve. Grant Wieneke, grades 6-8 champion; Theodore Ossefoort, reserve.

DAIRY: Christian Weidert, overall grand champion; Elijah Robinson, overall reserve. Junior Calf: Austin Henning, champion; Ariana Weidert, reserve. Junior Yearling: Jacob Henning, champion; Austin Henning, reserve. Dairy Cow: Christian Weidert, champion; Elijah Robinson, reserve. Showmanship: Christian Weidert, senior champion; Austin Henning, reserve. Elijah Robinson, intermediate champion; Grant Wieneke, reserve. Cody Weidert, junior champion; Whitney Henning, reserve. Interview: Austin Henning, senior champion; Vince VanderKooi, intermediate champion; Whitney Henning, beginner champion.

DEMONSTRATIONS: Danika Nordby and Liv Vander Kooi, overall champion and team demonstration grades 3-5 champion; Skylar Fisher, overall reserve and grades 6+ champion. Emma Hietbrink, grades 3-5 champion. Brooklyn Fisher, grades 6+ reserve.

DOG: Showmanship: Senior Open: Kelsey Fuerstenberg, champion; Faith White, reserve. Junior Open: Cassidy Madison, champion; Mary Lou McNab, reserve. Novice: Dillan Kuehl, junior champion; Jamie Edlin, reserve; Rachael Ethridge, senior champion. Agility: Advanced: Blaine Doeden, champion; Jo-Hannah Ladd, reserve. Senior: Blaine Doeden, champion. Intermediate: Rebecca Austin, champion; Hannah Henning, reserve. Elementary: Mary Lou McNab, champion; Faith White, reserve. Beginner: Ashley Wagner, champion; Daryan Ossefoort, reserve. Jumpers 3: Blaine Doeden, champion and reserve. Jumpers 2: Rebecca Austin, champion; Hannah Henning, reserve. Jumpers 1B: Mary Lou McNab, champion. Jumpers 1A: Ashley Wagner, champion; Aiden York, reserve. Rally: Advanced: Blaine Doeden, champion; Jo-Hannah Ladd, reserve. Pre-Advanced: Cassidy Madison, champion; Mary-Frances Ladd, reserve. Novice: Mary Lou McNab, champion; Faith White, reserve. Pre-Novice: Rachel Ethridge, champion; Ashley Wagner, reserve. Foundation: Kahleigh Dawson, champion; Dillan Kuehl, reserve. Obedience: Foundation: Dillan Kuehl, champion; Brooke Erwin, reserve. Novice: Rebecca Austin, champion; Levi Kuhl, reserve. Graduate Novice: Jo-Hannah Ladd, champion; Cassidy Madison, reserve. Graduate Beginner: Faith White, champion; Ashley Wagner, reserve.

DOG DISPLAY: Faith White, champion.

ELECTRIC: Blake Madison, champion.

EXPLORING ANIMALS: Faith White, overall champion and grades 9+ champion and reserve; Jocelyn Horn, overall reserve and grades 6-8 champion. Whitney Henning, grades 3-5 champion; Cody Weidert, reserve.

FISHING SPORTS: Cole Hennings, grades 6-8 champion.

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FLOWER GARDENING: Grant Wieneke, overall champion and grades 6-8 champion; Abigail Reetz, overall reserve and grades 6-8 reserve. Danika Nordby, grades 3-5 champion; Emma Heitbrink, reserve. Hannah Henning, grades 9+ champion and reserve.

FOOD & NUTRITION: Kelsey Fuerstenberg, overall champion and grades 9+ champion; Hannah Henning, overall reserve and grades 9+ reserve. Jocelyn Horn, grades 6-8 champion; Abigail Reetz, reserve. Food Preservation: Cassidy Madison, overall champion and grades 6+ champion; Liv VanderKooi, overall reserve and grades 3-5 champion and reserve. Molly Clarke, grades 6+ reserve. Food Revue: Danika Nordby, grades 3-5 champion; Myranda Widboom, reserve. Jocelyn Horn, grades 6+ champion.

FORAGES: Vince VanderKooi, champion.

FOREST RESOURCES: Joshua Horn, champion.

GLOBAL CONNECTIONS: Liv VanderKooi, overall champion and grades 3-5 champion; Vince VanderKooi, overall reserve and grades 6+ champion. Hannah Henning, grades 6+ reserve.

GOAT: Hannah Henning, overall grand champion; Paige Madison, overall reserve. Overall Meat Goat: Paige Madison, champion and reserve. Market Goat: Paige Madison, champion; Blake Madison, reserve. Dairy Goat: Hannah Henning, overall champion and reserve. Milking Goat: Hannah Henning, champion and reserve. Dry Goat: Hannah Henning, champion; Vince VanderKooi, reserve. Showmanship: Faith White, senior champion; Paige Madison, reserve. Claire Hoffman, intermediate champion; Lauren Madison, reserve. Kaston Clarke, junior champion; Liv VanderKooi, reserve. Interview: Paige Madison, senior champion; Vince VanderKooi, intermediate champion; Liv VanderKooi, beginner champion.

HEALTH: Liv VanderKooi, overall champion and grades 3-5 champion; Morgan Reetz, overall reserve and grades 6-8 champion. Lauren Madison, grades 6-8 reserve.

HERB GARDENING: Alysha Wieneke, champion.

HOME ENVIRONMENT: Mason Haberman, overall champion and grades 3-5 champion and reserve; Abigail Reetz, overall reserve and grades 6-8 champion. Faith White, grades 9+ champion.

HORSE: Paige Madison, reserve grand champion, reserve grand champion pleasure, reserve grand champion games.

ILLUSTRATED PRESENTATION: Luke Gordon, overall champion and grades 6+ champion; Joshua Horn, overall reserve and grades 6+ reserve.

INDOOR GARDENING: Faith White, overall champion and reserve. Grace Barber, grades 6-8 champion.

LARGEST VEGETABLE: Blake Madison, champion.

NEEDLE ARTS: Emma Heitbrink, overall champion and grades 3-5 champion; Molly Clarke, overall reserve and grades 6+ champion and reserve. Brooke Erwin, grades 3-5 reserve.

NON-GARMENT: Grace Barber, overall champion and grades 6-8 champion; Faith White, overall reserve and grades 9+ champion. Emma Heitbrink grades 3-5 champion; Addison Wieneke, reserve. Jocelyn Horn, grades 6-8 reserve. Kahleigh Dawson, grades 9+ reserve.

PERFORMING ARTS: Jocelyn Horn, overall champion and reserve. Whitney Henning, grades 3-5 champion; Liv Vander Kooi, reserve.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Faith White, overall champion; Lauryn Ahlers, overall reserve. Elements: Faith White, overall and grades 9+ champion; Lauryn Ahlers, overall reserve and grades 6-8 champion. Taylor Fisher, grades 3-5 champion; Mason Haberman, reserve. Brooklyn Fisher, grades 6-8 reserve. Ethan Haberman, grades 9+ reserve. Photo Manipulation: Daryan Ossefort, overall champion and grades 9+ champion; Jonathan Horn, overall reserve and grades 9+ reserve. Bryly McCuen, grades 3-5 champion. Bryly McCuen, grades 6-8 champion; Jocelyn Horn, reserve.

PLANT & SOIL SCIENCE: Bennett Ahlers, grades 3-5 champion.

POULTRY: Cassidy Madison, overall grand champion and reserve. Fancy or Exotic bird: Cassidy Madison, overall champion and reserve, champion and reserve female and champion male. Egg Production: Cassidy Madison, champion and reserve. White egg production: Cassidy Madison, champion; Faith White, reserve. Brown egg production: Cassidy Madison, champion; Grace Barber, reserve. Chickens: Breeding pen: Kaston Clarke, champion; Molly Clarke, reserve. Bantam breeding pen: Cassidy Madison, champion; Molly Clarke, reserve. Market chickens: Molly Clarke, champion; Kaston Clarke, reserve. Showmanship: Hannah Henning, senior champion. Cassidy Madison, intermediate champion; Logan Barber, reserve. Kaston Clarke, junior champion; Luke Barber, reserve. Poultry Interview: Hannah Henning, senior champion; Cassidy Madison, intermediate champion; Kaston Clarke, junior champion.

PREMIER SHOWMANSHIP: Brynn Bulleman, champion; Kessey Aljets, reserve.

QUILTING: Faith White, overall champion and grades 9+ champion; Karissa Bickett, overall reserve and grades 6-8 champion. Jocelyn Horn, grades 6-8 reserve. Hannah Henning, grades 9+ reserve.

RABBIT: Kahleigh Dawson, overall grand champion; Faith White, overall reserve. Small Breeds: Kahleigh Dawson, champion; Whitney Henning, reserve. Large Breeds: Faith White, champion and reserve. Showmanship: Faith White, senior champion; Hannah Henning, reserve. Theodore Ossefoort, intermediate champion; Ciara Handy, reserve. Bethany Dykstra, junior champion; Brooke Erwin, reserve. Interview: Faith White, senior champion; Jacob Henning, intermediate champion; Whitney Henning, junior champion.

ROBOTICS: Joshua Horn, champion.

SELF-DETERMINED: Elijah Robinson, overall champion and grades 6-8 champion; Ethan Haberman, overall reserve and grades 9+ champion. Bennett Ahlers, grades 3-5 champion; Kaston Clarke, reserve.

SHEEP: Dylan Schuett, overall grand champion; Grant Wieneke, overall reserve. Lamb Lead: Dylan Schuett, champion. Ewe Lamb: Daryan Ossefoort, champion and reserve. Wether Lamb: Grant Wieneke, champion; Dylan Schuett, reserve. Overall female: Grant Wieneke, champion; Dylan Schuett, reserve. Black-faced Market Lamb: Dylan Schuett, champion and reserve. Speckle-faced Market Lamb: Paige Madison, champion; Colby Darling, reserve. White-faced Market Lamb: Logan Barber, champion. Overall Market Lamb: Dylan Schuett, grand champion and reserve. Pen of three: Dylan Schuett, champion; Paige Madison, reserve. Showmanship: Daryan Ossefoort, senior champion; Paige Madison, reserve. Logan Barber, intermediate champion; Karissa Bickett, reserve. Colby Darling, beginner champion; Lane Hoffman, reserve. Interview: Paige Madison, senior champion; Claire Hoffman, intermediate champion; Addison Wieneke, beginner champion.

SHOOTING SPORTS: Angela Dailey, grades 3-5 champion.

SHOP: Bryly McCuen, overall champion and grades 6-8 champion; Jaden Hennings, overall reserve and grades 9+ champion. Emma Hietbrink, grades 3-5 champion. Brookelyn Oddson, grades 6-8 reserve. Luke Gordon, grades 9+ reserve.

SWINE: Cooper McCoy, overall grand champion; Torrin Clarke, overall reserve. Overall Breeding Gilt: Kendrick Bickett, champion and reserve. Registered Breeding Gilt: Kendrick Bickett, champion; Jaden Hennings, reserve. Crossbred Breeding Gilt: Kendrick Bickett, champion. Lightweight Market Gilt: Molly Clarke, champion; Khloe Gehl, reserve. Overall Market Gilt: Torrin Clarke, champion; Cooper McCoy, reserve. Heavywhite Market Gilt: Torrin Clarke, champion; Cooper McCoy, reserve. Overall Purebred Market Barrow: Cooper McCoy, champion; Kaston Clarke, reserve. Purebred Lightweight Market Barrow: Cooper McCoy, champion. Purebred Heavyweight Market Barrow: Kaston Clarke, champion; Molly Clarke, reserve. Overall Crossbred Market Barrow: Cooper McCoy, champion; Torrin Clarke, reserve. Crossbred Lightweight Market Barrow: Torrin Clarke, champion; Molly Clarke, reserve. Crossbred Middleweight Market Barrow: Cooper McCoy, champion; Ava McCoy, reserve. Crossbred Heavyweight Market Barrow: KayLee Lehrke, champion; Dylan Schuett, reserve. Pen of three: Cooper McCoy, champion; Torrin Clarke, reserve. Showmanship: Kendrick Bickett, senior champion; Jaden Hennings, reserve. Cooper McCoy, intermediate champion; Torrin Clarke, reserve. Noah Gravenhof, junior champion; Colby Darling, reserve. Interview: Kendrick Bickett, senior champion; Wesley Widboom, intermediate champion; Kaston Clarke, beginner champion.

VEGETABLE GARDENING: Kaston Clarke, champion.

VETERINARY SCIENCE: Paige Madison, champion and reserve.

VIDEO/FILMMAKING: Jonathan Horn, champion; Joshua Horn, reserve.

WATER & WETLANDS: Blake Madison, champion.

WEEDS & PESTS: Joshua Horn, champion.

YOUTH LEADERSHIP: Jacob and Austin Henning, champion; Kendra Frodermann, reserve.

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