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Maple Mountain FFA places in top 10 at FFA State CDEs

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 04/30/2011 - 23:19
By Kinsey Williams, MMHS Staff Writer
2011-2012 FFA officer team
Luke Olsen receiving his award for 2nd High Individual Livestock from State President McKena Woolstenhulme
L to R Jon Davies (Community), Ciara Moosman (Student), and Decker Nielsen (Chapter)
Meats_team_contest -- L to R Shania Steele, Daniel Jensen, Derek Tidwell

Maple Mountain FFA attended State FFA CDE Competitions on April 25 and 26.  Many teams competed and did very well. The Meats Evaluation team placed 2nd and had three of the top ten high individuals on their team, Derek Tidwell (5th), Daniel Jensen (9th), and Shania Steele (10th). The Livestock Judging team placed in the top 15 and also had the second high score individual from the state, Luke Olsen. The team included Luke Olsen, Daniel Jensen, Derek Tidwell and Austin Seamons.   Agricultural Sales placed in the top eight and included Caitlyn Bills, Morgan Dunn, Ciara Moosman and Kiley Talbot.  Horse Evaluation team placed in the top 20 and included Kinsey Williams, Amanda Anderson, Ashlynn Johnson and Mikayla Nusink. The Floriculture team received a bronze ranking and included Nicole Gledhill, Kinsey Williams, Meredith Reynolds and Ciara Moosman. Students will start practicing for next year’s competition in hopes of making it to state.

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2011-2012 Officer Team
Font to Back:   Shania Steele (Treasurer), Mikayla Nusink (Reporter), Taylor Johnson (Secretary), Ashlynn Johnson (Historian), Austin Seamons (Sentinel) [he’s the one on the left], Daniel Jensen (President) and Derek Tidwell (Vice President)