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VMHS FFA Chapter RGV Livestock Show Results

Veterans Memorial High School Future Farmers of America (FFA) members attended the 79th Annual Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show on March 8 – 18, 2018. FFA members did a great job exhibiting their livestock and shop projects. There were several students that earned either Grand Champion or Reserve Grand Champion along with many of them receiving ribbons and banners. In addition, many of the projects were also sold at auction. The following are the Show Results:

Grand Champion

Melanie Turrubiates………..Market Goat (sold at auction-exhibited under 4-H)

Champs for Champions Scholarship Recipients

Klarissa Farias..

Kaitlyn  Ramirez

Champions and Other Accomplishments

Joey Farias.......................Reserve Champion Duroc (sold at auction)

Alexandra Salinas............Reserve Champion Dark OPB (sold at auction)

Meagan Turrubiates……...Reserve Champion Middle Weight Market Goat (sold at auction-exhibited under 4-H)

**Good Housekeeping Award in the Market Steer Division –3rd place in the RGV

                           

“Livestock projects that sold at the premium auction”

Kaitlyn Ramirez                          1st place Market Hog (sold at auction)

Alexandra Salinas                      1st place Market Goat (sold at auction)

Klarissa Farias                           3rd place Market Lamb (sold at auction)

Market Steer Division

Melanie Turrubiates                  4th place

Jorge Salinas                             5th place

Marcus Cordova                        7th place

Michael Sanchez                       7th place

Meagan Turrubiates                  7th place

Market Hog Division

Tanesha Borrego                       5th place

Angel Trevino                            7th place

John Michael Martinez             8th place

JR Martinez                              11th place

Market Lamb Division

Marcus Cordova                       4th place

Michael Sanchez                      6th place

Alexandra Salinas                    9th place

Market Goat Division

Jorge Salinas                           4th place

Miranda Sanchez                     5th place

Joey Farias                              7th place

Micheal Sanchez                     7th place

Marie Sanchez                         7th place

Kaitlyn Ramirez                       12th place

Market Rabbits

Brittany Sepulveda                  11th place

Horticulture Division

Leah Lopez                                9th place

Kaitlyn Ramirez                         Participant

Cotton Style Show

Kaitlyn Ramirez                         Participant

Shop Projects                                                                                                           

Alexandra Salinas      Superior Project & 4th place bench in the Home Furniture division sold at auction

Jorge Salinas                            Superior Project (outdoor table) sold at auction

Alyssa Vento                             Superior Project (kitchen herb garden) sold at auction

Joey Farias                              Excellent Project (Table Top Cutting Board) sold at auction

Klarissa Farias                         Excellent Project (Earring Organizing Frame) sold at auction

John Michael Martinez            Excellent Project (Table Top Cutting Board) sold at auction

J.R. Martinez                            Excellent Project (Table Top Cutting Board) sold at auction

Kaitlyn Ramirez                        Excellent Project (Table Top Cutting Board) sold at auction

Jesus Alcala                             Fair Project (BBQ Pit)

Arath Ibanez                             Fair Project (BBQ Pit)

Photography Contest

Kaitlyn Ramirez                        3rd place

Alyssa Vento                            6th place

Tanesha Borrego                     Participant

Klarissa Farias                        Participant

Brittany Sepulveda                  Participant

Angel Trevino                          Participant

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