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2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS)
Des Moines, Iowa
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Show Dates: 07/09/17 - 07/15/17
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Judge(s): Rick Blanchard, Firebaugh, Calif.
               Amanda Raithel, Falls City, Neb.
               Jon Davis, Gallipolis, Ohio

First Place Showmanship Honors

Claudia Hissong, Greencastle, Pa., center, won first place showmanship honors, winning the prestigious Dean Hurlbut Award, in the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Dean Hurlbut, left, and American Angus Auxiliary President Julie Murnin, right, presented the Silver Revere bowl. The top five winners also received a monetary award from the Ham James Memorial Fund. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51st annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Second Place Showmanship Honors

Sydney Schnoor, Chowchilla, Calif., left, won second place showmanship honors at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. American Angus Auxiliary President-Elect Leslie Mindemann, right, presented the Silver Revere bowl. The top five winners also received a monetary award from the Ham James Memorial Fund. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Third Place Showmanship Honors

Kade Patton, Frankfort, Ind., left, won third place showmanship honors at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. American Angus Auxiliary Secretary-Treasurer Cindy Ahearn, right, presented the Silver Revere Bowl. The top five winners also received a monetary award from the Ham James Memorial Fund. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Fourth Place Showmanship Honors

Shayne Myers, Colusa, Calif., left, claimed fourth place showmanship honors at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. American Angus Auxiliary Advisor Shally Rogen, right, presented the Silver Revere Bowl. The top five winners also received a monetary award from the Ham James Memorial Fund. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Fifth Place Showmanship Honors

Conrad Behlmann, Saint Paul, Mo., left, claimed fifth place showmanship honors at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. American Angus Auxiliary Regional Director Gina Hope, right, presented the Silver Revere Bowl. The top five winners also received a monetary award from the Ham James Memorial Fund. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Top Five Showmen

These Angus enthusiasts won top five showmanship at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Pictured from left are Amanda Raithel, Falls City, judge; Conrad Behlmann, Saint Paul, Mo., fifth place; Shayne Myers, Colusa, Calif., fourth place; Kade Patton, Frankfort, Ind., third place; Sydney Schnoor, Chowchilla, Calif., second place; Claudia Hissong, Greencastle, Pa., first place; Jon Davis, Gallipolis, Ohio, judge; and Rick Blanchard, Firebaugh, Calif., judge. The top five showmen are named from the 15 finalists during the final round of competition. Each of the top five finishers received a cash prize from the Ham James Memorial Fund and a Silver Revere bowl from the American Angus Auxiliary. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Top Fifteen Finalists

These outstanding showmen won top fifteen finalists at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Pictured from left are Tim Mardesen, Oxford, Iowa; Adam Bierstedt, Pipestone, Minn.; Kade Patton, Frankfort, Ind.; Conrad Behlmann, Saint Paul, Mo.; Austin Alvarez, Dade City, Fla.; Sterling Reichenbach, Bath, Mich.; Shayne Myers, Colusa, Calif.; Sydney Schnoor, Chowchilla, Calif.; Katelyn Corsentino, Denham Springs, La.; Jordyn Wagner, Billings, Mont.; Claudia Hissong, Greencastle, Pa.; Anna Carpenter, Wamego, Kan.; Alexa Montagne, Elk Point, S.D.; Kalie Rumbold, Wyanet, Ill.; and Alana Eisenhour, Wellsville, Pa. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Georgia

Drew Willams, Milan, represented Georgia at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Iowa

Tim Mardesen, Oxford, and Riley Sieren, Washington, represented Iowa at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Illinois

Kalie Rumbold, Wyanet, and Sierra Day, Cerro Gordo, represented Illinois at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Indiana

Dylan Young, Cicero, and Kade Patton, Frankfort, represented Indiana at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Kansas

Sarah Loomis, Council Grove, and Anna Carpenter, Wamego, represented Kansas at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Louisiana

Hunter Monismith, White Castle, and Katelyn Corsentino, Denham Springs, represented Louisiana at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Maryland

Colby Dull, Westminster, and Sarah King, New Market, represented Maryland at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Michigan

Lindsey Mogg, Sumner, and Sterling Reichenbach, Bath, represented Michigan at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Minnesota

Shayna DeGroot, Edgerton, and Adam Bierstedt, Pipestone, represented Minnesota at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. DeGroot also won honorable mention. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Missouri

Conrad Behlmann, Saint Paul, and Kendra Pryor, Pleasant Hill, represented Missouri at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Mississippi

Bethany White, Morton, and Don Moree, Columbia, represented Mississippi at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. White also won honorable mention. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

North Dakota

Sara Hatlewick, Jamestown, represented North Dakota at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Nebraska

Dakota Lovett and Montana Lovett, both of Bladen, represented Nebraska at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

New York

Jayne Bannister, Kent, represented New York at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Oklahoma

Kylee Burris, McLoud, represented Oklahoma at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

Oregon

Megan Albers, Bend, and Heather Worlein, Prineville, represented Oregon at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Albers and Worlein also won honorable mention. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

South Carolina

Breann Steadman, Greenwood, represented South Carolina at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.

South Dakota

Alexa Montagne, Elk Point, and Spencer Hovde, Willow Lake, represented South Dakota at the 2017 National Junior Angus Showmanship Contest, held in conjunction with the National Junior Angus Show (NJAS), July 9-15 in Des Moines, Iowa. Forty-five youth from across the country competed for top honors in the 51th annual event. Photo by Pearls Pics on behalf of the American Angus Association.