Nebraska 4-H teams and individuals claimed top awards in the National 4-H Livestock Contests held November 15-16th in Louisville, Kentucky.
The livestock skillathon team from Buffalo County received 1st place overall. Team members included:
- Taylor Lewis
- Jaylea Pope
- Noah Summers
- Skyler Summers
Team members also claimed top individual awards, including Skyler Summers receiving 1st place overall, Noah Summers with 2nd place overall, and Jaylea Pope receiving 11th place overall. 4-H volunteer, Dean Batie, coached the team.
The livestock quiz bowl team from Dawson County claimed 3rd place overall. Team members included:
- Emma Peterson
- Jacie Wolfinger
- Greg Treffer
- Spencer Walahoski
Team members also claimed individual awards. Spence Walahoski received 4th place overall, and Greg Treffer received 8th place overall. 4-H volunteer, Shannon Peterson, coached the team.
The livestock judging team from Lincoln County claimed 8th place overall. Team members included:
- Blake Bruns
- Ashley Robinson
- Tayton Lucas
- Matt Bruns
Team member, Blake Bruns, also received 19th place overall.