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Taylorville, IL 62568
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Jerseyville, IL 62052
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Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217-854-9604
FAX: 217-854-7804
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News Release

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2016 Macoupin County 4-H Sheep Show Results

4-H members participated in the Sheep Show on Tuesday, July 5 at the Macoupin County Fairgrounds.  During the 4-H Sheep Show 4-H members were given the opportunity to display their skills in their sheep projects. Throughout the project year they work on showmanship, fitting, and the overall care of their animals.

4-H Members participating in this year’s 4-H show were as follows: Alexis Bowman of Palmyra, Alexia Mosby, Brendon Mosby, and Kayla Quarton of Carlinville, and Meghan Wolff, Luke Wolff, and Rachel Wolff of Shipman.

 Roy Robinson served as Show Superintendent. Sheep show judge Ryan Spangler of Ellisville, IL awarded the following placings: 

Grand Champion Ewe
Alexis Bowman, Palmyra (Fall Lamb)
Reserve Grand Champion Ewe
Alexis Bowman, Palmyra (Spring Lamb)
Grand Champion Ram
Alexis Bowman, Palmyra (Fall Ram)

Reserve Grand Champion Ram

Brendon Mosby, Carlinville (Fall Ram)

Grand Champion Market Lamb

Kayla Quarton, Rural Carlinville

Reserve Grand Champion Market Lamb
Alexia Mosby, Carlinville

          
Class Champions

Yearling Ewe

Alexis Bowman, Palmyra

Reserve Yearling Ewe

Kayla Quarton, Rural Carlinville

Ewe Lamb-September

Alexis Bowman, Palmyra

Reserve Ewe Lamb-September

Kayla Quarton, Rural Carlinville

Ewe Lamb- January

Alexis Bowman, Palmyra

Reserve Ewe Lamb-January

Brendon Mosby, Carlinville

Ram Lamb-September

Alexis Bowman, Carlinville

Reserve Ram Lamb-September

Brendon Mosby, Carlinville

Ram Lamb- January

Alexis Bowman, Palmyra

Reserve Ram Lamb-January

Alexia Mosby, Carlinville


Pair of Breeding

Alexis Bowman, Palmyra

Reserve Pair of Breeding

Brendon Mosby, Carlinville

Market Lamb

Kayla Quarton, Rural Carlinville

Reserve Market Lamb

Alexia Mosby, Carlinville

Jr. Showmanship

Alexis Bowman, Palmrya
Sr. Showmanship

Rachel Wolff, Shipman


The 4-H program thanks the following trophy sponsors for their support of the 4-H Sheep Show: Macoupin County 4-H Foundation, Gale Cole Family, Dr. Aaron Kinser, and Gilson Robinson Memorial.  


For more information about the 4-H Sheep Show or any other 4-H opportunity, please contact University of Illinois Extension-Macoupin County Office at 217/854-9604.    

 

Photo: 4-H Sheep Show Participants Sheep Judge Ryan Spangler, Rachel Wolff, Kayla Quarton, Alexia Mosby (Back Row), Meghan Wolff, Roy Robinson, Alexis Bowman, Brendon Mosby, and Luke Wolff (Front Row)

 

Local Contact: Kate Harding, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development, harding@illinois.edu