March 16, 2017

 

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Juniors Lead Angus Champions at 2017 MAJAC

 

††††††††††† Junior Angus exhibitors led 282 entries at the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Junior Angus Classic (MAJAC) Regional Preview Show, March 11-12 in Harrisonburg, Va. Randy Perry, Prather, Calif., evaluated the 99 owned females, 37 bred-and-owned females, 45 steers, seven bred-and-owned steers, eight bred-and-owned bulls, six cow-calf pairs and 80 Angus-based crossbred steers.

Bryce Bowman, Barboursville, Va., led the grand champion bred-and-owned bull. MVF First Light C603 is an April 2016 son of PVF Insight 0129. He earlier won junior champion.

††††††††††† BK Gambling Man won the title of reserve grand champion bred-and-owned bull after first claiming reserve junior champion. Karli Berkheimer, Dillsburg, Pa., owns the April 2016 son of AHFF the Gambler 401B.

Zach McCall, Greenville, Va., led the grand champion bred-and-owned female. MC PVF Blackcap 5228 is a September 2015 daughter of PVF Insight 0129. She earlier won senior champion.

††††††††††† Kelsi Lawson, Leesburg, Va., showed the reserve grand champion bred-and-owned female. Buchananís Georgina V401 is a January 2016 daughter of PVF Insight 0129. She first won junior champion.

††††††††††† PVF Blackbird 6207 won grand champion owned female after claiming late junior champion. Avery Dull, Westminister, Md., owns the April 2016 daughter of PVF Insight 0129.

††††††††††† Elizabeth Trowbridge, Meshoppen, Pa., showed the reserve grand champion owned female. Cherry Knoll Ark Pride 1593 is an October 2015 daughter of Plum Creek Paradox 161B. She first won senior champion.

††††††††††† AED Rita 328A won grand champion cow-calf pair. Allison Davis, Shelbyville, Tenn., owns the December 2013 daughter of Connealy Final Product. A November 2016 heifer calf sired by SAC Conversation completes the winning pair.

††††††††††† Kendall Clark, Bruceton Mills, W.Va., showed the reserve grand champion pair. Circle R/Big Run Shadoe 9853 is the November 2014 daughter of Silveiras Style 9303. A December 2016 heifer calf sired by PVF Insight 0129 is at side.

††††††††††† Suter Clark, Gretna, Va., led the grand champion steer. Buchananís Wasabi is a March 2016 son of PVF Surveillance 4129. He earlier won junior champion.

††††††††††† Caleb Boden, Clear Brook, Va., showed the reserve grand champion steer. Pugh First Class Elm 604 is a March 2016 son of Dameron First Class. He first won reserve junior champion.

††††††††††† Conner Grim, Dover, Pa., showed the grand champion bred-and-owned steer. Shady Dell Zack 429 is an April 2016 son of Connealy Black Granite. He first won junior champion.

††††††††††† Alyson Schulze, Woodbine, Md., led the reserve grand champion bred-and-owned steer. Washington Sammy 356 is a March 2016 son of Silveiras Style 9303. He earlier won reserve junior champion.

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A complete list of winners follows:

 

2017 MID-ATLANTIC JUNIOR ANGUS CLASSIC (MAJAC) REGIONAL PREVIEW SHOW

HARRISONBURG, VIRGINIA

 

Total number shown:†† 282

Judge:†† Randy Perry, Prather, Calif.

 

OWNED HEIFERS†† 99 ††Shown

 

†††††† Senior Heifer Calf Champion:† Turning Pt Lady Bellina 6227

†††††† Exhibitor:† Mark Alexander, Berryville, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Senior Heifer Calf Champion:† Legacy Blackcap 664

†††††† Exhibitor:† Berkeley Frank, Winchester, Va.

 

†††††† Intermediate Champion Heifer:† FDE Rosebud 618

†††††† Exhibitor:† Andrew Hough, Mount Airy, Md.

 

†††††† Reserve Intermediate Champion Heifer:† Beaver Creek Blackcap 673

†††††† Exhibitor:† Conner Grim, Dover, Pa.

 

†††††† Late Junior Champion Heifer:† PVF Blackbird 6207

†††††† Exhibitor:† Avery Dull, Westminister, Md.

 

†††††† Reserve Late Junior Champion Heifer:† Cherry Knoll Elsa 1640

†††††† Exhibitor:† Michael Butz, Reinholds, Pa.

 

†††††† Early Junior Champion Heifer:† PVF Blackbird 6031

†††††† Exhibitor:† Robert Nixon III, Rapidan, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Early Junior Champion Heifer:† Buchananís Georgina V406

†††††† Exhibitor:† Breann Steadman, Greenwood, S.C.

 

†††††† Senior Champion Female:† Cherry Knoll Ark Pride 1593

†††††† Exhibitor:† Elizabeth Trowbridge, Meshoppen, Pa.

 

†††††† Reserve Senior Champion Female:† Dameron C-5 Cheyenne 5199

†††††† Exhibitor:† Justin Wood, Willow Spring, N.C.

 

†††††† Grand Champion Female:† PVF Blackbird 6207

†††††† Exhibitor:† Avery Dull, Westminister, Md.

 

†††††† Reserve Grand Champion Female:† Cherry Knoll Ark Pride 1593

†††††† Exhibitor:† Elizabeth Trowbridge, Meshoppen, Pa.

 

 

BRED-AND-OWNED HEIFERS†† 37†† Shown

 

†††††† Senior Heifer Calf Champion:† HCA Blackcap 6001

†††††† Exhibitor:† Henry Alexander, Louisa, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Senior Heifer Calf Champion:† AED Rita 627D

†††††† Exhibitor:† Allison Davis, Shelbyville, Tenn.

 

†††††† Intermediate Champion Heifer:† Cherry Knoll May 1672

†††††† Exhibitor:† Bryce Fitzgerald, West Grove, Pa.

 

†††††† Reserve Intermediate Champion Heifer:† SAB DLB Georgina Goldie

†††††† Exhibitor:† Savannah Brauning, Finksburg, Md.

 

†††††† Junior Champion Heifer:† Buchananís Georgina V401

†††††† Exhibitor:† Kelsi Lawson, Leesburg, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Junior Champion Heifer:† BK Haley 36

†††††† Exhibitor:† Karli Berkheimer, Dillsburg, Pa.

 

†††††† Senior Champion Female:† MC PVF Blackcap 5228

†††††† Exhibitor:† Zach McCall, Greenville, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Senior Champion Female:† JME Plowless 219 570

†††††† Exhibitor:† Jaylyn Eutlser, Unionville, Va.

 

†††††† Grand Champion Female: †MC PVF Blackcap 5228

†††††† Exhibitor:† Zach McCall, Greenville, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Grand Champion Female:† Buchananís Georgina V401

†††††† Exhibitor:† Kelsi Lawson, Leesburg, Va.

 

COW-CALF PAIRS†† 6 ††Shown

 

†††††† Grand Champion Cow-Calf:† AED Rita 328A

†††††† Exhibitor:† Allison Davis, Shelbyville, Tenn.

 

†††††† Reserve Grand Champion Cow-Calf:† Circle R/Big Run Shadoe 9853

†††††† Exhibitor:† Kendall Clark, Bruceton Mills, W.Va.

 

BRED-AND-OWNED BULLS†† 8†† Shown

 

†††††† Senior Bull Calf Champion:† Windy Ridge Classen

†††††† Exhibitor:† Hayden Hahn, Rocky Ridge, Md.

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†††††† Reserve Senior Bull Calf Champion:† Turning Pt Mr Clyde 6126

†††††† Exhibitor:† Mark Alexander, Berryville, Va.

 

†††††† Intermediate Champion Bull:† BFN Insight 162

†††††† Exhibitor:† Blake Nisewander, Greencastle, Pa.

 

†††††† Reserve Intermediate Champion Bull:† Sunridge Rifleman

†††††† Exhibitor:† Landon Hall, Bolt, W.Va.

 

†††††† Junior Champion Bull:† MVF First Light C603

†††††† Exhibitor:† Bryce Bowman, Barboursville, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Junior Champion Bull:† BK Gambling Man

†††††† Exhibitor:† Karli Berkheimer, Dillsburg, Pa.

 

†††††† Grand Champion Bull:† MVF First Light C603

†††††† Exhibitor:† Bryce Bowman, Barboursville, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Grand Champion Bull:† BK Gambling Man

†††††† Exhibitor:† Karli Berkheimer, Dillsburg, Pa.

 

 

ANGUS STEERS†† 45†† Shown

 

†††††† Intermediate Champion Steer:† PVF Priority 6239

†††††† Exhibitor:† Ruth Alexander, Louisa, Va.

 

††††††† Reserve Intermediate Champion Steer:† DA Melo 626

††††††† Exhibitor:† Hayden Hahn, Rocky Ridge, Md.

 

†††††† Junior Champion Steer:† Buchananís Wasabi

†††††† Exhibitor:† Suter Clark, Gretna, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Junior Champion Steer:† Pugh First Class Elm 604

†††††† Exhibitor:† Caleb Boden, Clear Brook, Va.

 

†††††† Grand Champion Steer:† Buchananís Wasabi

†††††† Exhibitor:† Suter Clark, Gretna, Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Grand Champion Steer:† Pugh First Class Elm 604

†††††† Exhibitor:† Caleb Boden, Clear Brook, Va.

 

BRED-AND-OWNED ANGUS STEERS†† 7†† Shown

 

†††††† Intermediate Champion Steer:† B&R Monster

†††††† Exhibitor:† Kaitlin Bell, Nottingham, Pa.

 

††††††† Reserve Intermediate Champion Steer:† BFN Speedy 164

††††††† Exhibitor:† Blake Nisewander, Greencastle, Pa.

 

†††††† Junior Champion Steer:† Shady Dell Zack 429

†††††† Exhibitor:† Conner Grim, Dover, Pa.

 

†††††† Reserve Junior Champion Steer:† Washington Sammy 356

†††††† Exhibitor:† Alyson Schulze, Woodbine, Md.

 

†††††† Grand Champion Steer:† Shady Dell Zack 429

†††††† Exhibitor:† Conner Grim, Dover, Pa.

 

†††††† Reserve Grand Champion Steer:† Washington Sammy 356

†††††† Exhibitor:† Alyson Schulze, Woodbine, Md.

 

ANGUS-BASED CROSSBRED STEERS†† 80†† Shown

 

†††††† Champion Light Weight Angus-Based Crossbred Steer

†††††† Exhibitor:† Amanda Farmer, Frederick, Md.

 

†††††† Reserve Champion Light Weight Angus-Based Crossbred Steer

†††††† Exhibitor:† Landon Marshall, Weyers Cave, Va.

 

†††††† Champion Middle Weight Angus-Based Crossbred Steer

†††††† Exhibitor:† Kelsy Wolfe, Mount Airy, Md.

 

†††††† Reserve Champion Middle Weight Angus-Based Crossbred Steer

†††††† Exhibitor:† Suter Clark, Gretna, Va.

 

†††††† Champion Heavy Weight Angus-Based Crossbred Steer

†††††† Exhibitor:† Chase Hanson, Lewisburg, W.Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Champion Heavy Weight Angus-Based Crossbred Steer

†††††† Exhibitor:† Brody Hanson, Lewisburg, W.Va.

 

†††††† Champion Angus-Based Crossbred Steer

†††††† Exhibitor:† Chase Hanson, Lewisburg, W.Va.

 

†††††† Reserve Champion Angus-Based Crossbred Steer

†††††† Exhibitor:† Kelsy Wolfe, Mount Airy, Md.

 

SHOWMANSHIP

 

†††††† Novice Showmanship

†††††† Champion:† Zachary Armstrong, Williamsville, Va.

†††††† Reserve Champion:† Chloe Coblentz, Woodsboro, Md.

 

†††††† Junior Showmanship

†††††† Champion:† Jordan Kelly, Berryville, Va.

†††††† Reserve Champion:† Kaylie Shelton, Frederick, Md.

 

†††††† Intermediate Showmanship

†††††† Champion:† Zach McCall, Greenville, Va.

†††††† Reserve Champion:† Avery Dull, Westminster, Md.

 

†††††† Senior Showmanship

†††††† Champion:† Claurdia Hissong, Greencastle, Pa.

†††††† Reserve Champion:† Robert Nixon III, Rapidan, Va.

 

PREMIER BREEDER:† Prairie View Farm, Gridley, Ill.