FFA chapter excels at District competition

  On Saturday, March 3rd, the Switzerland County FFA competed in the District XII Leadership Development Events


  On Saturday, March 3rd, the Switzerland County FFA competed in the District XII Leadership Development Events.

  Switzerland County students who participated included:

  • Hailey Gerster: second place in Job Interview and participated in Natural Resources Demonstration.

  • Nathan Scranton: third place in Extemporaneous Public Speaking.

  • Jude French: participated in Plant and Soil Science Demonstration.

  • Maci Hankins: participated in Animal Science Demonstration and second place in Leadership Ambassador.

  • Kayla Scranton: participated in Prepared Public Speaking.

  • Alex Edwards and Katie Lustig: third place in Food Science Demonstration.

  • Zach Howlett and Delanie Swanson: participated in Ag Mechanics Demonstration.

  • Michael Stanton: third place in Freshman Extemporaneous Speaking.

  • Alex Edwards and Tessa Renyer: third place in Horticulture Demonstration.

  • Dakota Richards: third place in Creed Speaking.

  • Levi Curlin: third place in Prepared Public Speaking.

  • Lane Penick: third place in Ag Sales.

  • Annabelle Bear: participated in Creed Speaking.

  • Levi Baker and Jaydon Day: second place in Animal Science Demonstration.

  • Brayden Allen: second place in Horticulture Demonstration.

  • Kali Watson, MaKenna Perkins, Olivia Hutchinson, Raychel Hensley: third place in Quiz Bowl.

  • Trey Gray, Lane Penick, Michael Stanton, Tyler Lieland: participated in Quiz Bowl.

  • Brianna Vinup participated in Persuasive Essay.


  Also receiving awards for proficiency applications based upon their Supervised Agricultural Experiences (SAE) are the following students.

  • Hailey Gerster: first place in Ag Sales Placement, advancing to state; and second place in Beef Production Entrepreneurship.

  • Alex Edwards: first place in Equine Production Entrepreneurship, advancing to state.

  • Maci Hankins: second place in Goat Production Entrepreneurship; and second place in Poultry Production Entrepreneurship.

  • Tessa Renyer: third place in Small Animal Production Entrepreneurship.