|Members of the Sloan-Hendrix Livestock Show Team competed in the
Lawrence County Fair Livestock Show on Friday, August 25. Those
participating included Autumn Blasingame, Eason Dearen, Amanda Holland,
Karen Rorex, Ashley Stallings, Derick Stallings, Demi Stephens, John
Thomison, Seth Wells, Shane Wells, Stetson Wells, and Katie Williams.
Forty-one head of cattle were exhibited by students from Black Rock and Sloan-Hendrix. Placings for Sloan-Hendrix were Autumn Blasingame,1st in class, Grand Champion American Crossbred, 1st in class and Reserve Grand Champion Charolais heifer; Eason Dearen, 1st and 2nd in class Shorthorn heifers; Amanda Holland, 1st, 1st, and 2nd in Angus bull class, 2nd in class Angus heifers, and Grand Champion Angus bull; Karen Rorex, 1st in class Angus bull; Ashley Stallings, 1st, 1st, and 1st in Angus heifer class, Grand and Reserve Grand Champion Angus heifer; Derick Stallings, 1st in class Hereford heifer, 1st in class Hereford bull, Grand Champion Hereford heifer, and Grand Champion Hereford bull; Demi Stephens, 1st in steer class, Grand Champion Steer, 1st in class Shorthorn heifers, and Grand Champion Shorthorn bull; John Thomison, 1st, 1st, and 2nd in class Santa Gertrudis heifers, Grand and Reserve Grand Champion Santa Gertrudis heifers, and Grand Champion Santa Gertrudis bull; Seth Wells, 1st in class Angus bulls and Reserve Champion Angus bull; Shane Wells, 1st in class Brahman heifer and Grand Champion Brahman heifer; Stetson Wells, 1st in class Brahman bull and Grand Champion Brahman bull; and Katie Williams, 1st in class commercial heifers, Grand Champion commercial heifer, 1st and 1st in class Shorthorn heifers, Grand and Reserve Grand Shorthorn heifers.
Showmanship honors went to Ashley Stallings in the junior division and John Thomison in the senior division.
Advisor for the show team is Mr. Joe Wallis.
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