Angus Champions Named at the National Western Junior Show
Junior Angus members led 194 entries at the 2017 National Western Stock Show’s Junior Angus Show, Thursday, Jan. 12 in Denver, Colo. Bill Wilson, Cloverdale, Ind., evaluated the 192 females and two cow-calf pair before selecting champions.
Sydney Schnoor, Chowchilla, Calif., owns the grand champion female. RW First Class Sandy 503 is a March 2015 daughter of Dameron First Class and first won junior champion.
Evan Henning, Janesville, Wis., claimed reserve grand champion female. BCII Sandy 0215 is an April 2015 daughter of Silveiras Style 9303 and first won reserve junior champion.
DAJS Lady Empress 537 won grand champion cow-calf pair. Andrew Hodges, Montague, Texas, owns the April 2013 daughter of DAJS Shockwave 612. A July 2016 bull calf sired by Leachman Explorer completes the winning pair.
Carrie Wiley, Marysville, Ind., owns the reserve grand champion cow-calf pair. KCC Obsession 15B is a May 2014 daughter of SCC First-N-Goal GAF 114. A June 2016 heifer calf sired by S T C C/ML First Class Act is at side.
A complete list of winners follows:
2017 NATIONAL WESTERN STOCK SHOW’S JUNIOR ANGUS SHOW
Total number shown: 194
Judge: Bill Wilson, Cloverdale, Ind.
HEIFERS: 192 Shown
Summer Heifer Calf Champion: RW First Advance Sandy 605 Exhibitor: Hailey Traynham, Maxwell, Calif.
Reserve Summer Heifer Calf Champion: DPL Primrose Lady 6253 Exhibitor: Dawson Dal Porto, Brentwood, Calif.
Late Junior Heifer Calf Champion: Hoffman H/G Blackbird 620 Exhibitor: Maddy Udell, Sioux City, Iowa
Reserve Late Junior Heifer Calf Champion: SCC SCH Lady Lilo 645 Exhibitor: Gordon Clark, Gretna, Va.
Early Junior Heifer Calf Champion: EXAR Princess 6151 Exhibitor: Austin Nowatzke, Michigan City, Ind.
Reserve Early Junior Heifer Calf Champion: EXAR Winnie 0596 Exhibitor: Sydney Schnoor, Chowchilla, Calif.
Senior Heifer Calf Champion: SCC SCH Phyllis 593 Exhibitor: Sterling Reichenbach, Bath, Mich.
Reserve Senior Heifer Calf Champion: DDA Northern Miss 1548 Exhibitor: Hailey Boyd, Waynesville, Ill.
Intermediate Champion Heifer: PVF Missie 5216 Exhibitor: Cheyenne Jones, Campbellsville, Ky.
Reserve Intermediate Champion Heifer: Dameron Primrose 5154 Exhibitor: Keegan Cassady, Normal, Ill.
Junior Champion Heifer: RW First Class Sandy 503 Exhibitor: Sydney Schnoor, Chowchilla, Calif.
Reserve Junior Champion Heifer: BCII Sandy 0215 Exhibitor: Evan Henning, Janesville, Wis.
Senior Champion Female: DDA Barbara 1457 Exhibitor: Reese Anderson, Chrisman, Ill.
Reserve Senior Champion Female: PVF Lucy 4189 Exhibitor: Morgan Scilacci, Baker City, Ore.
Grand Champion Female: RW First Class Sandy 503 Exhibitor: Sydney Schnoor, Chowchilla, Calif.
Reserve Grand Champion Female: BCII Sandy 0215 Exhibitor: Evan Henning, Janesville, Wis.
COW-CALF PAIRS: 2 Shown
Grand Champion Cow-Calf Pair: DAJS Lady Empress 537 Exhibitor: Andrew Hodges, Montague, Texas
Reserve Champion Cow-Calf Pair: KCC Obsession 15B Exhibitor: Carrie Wiley, Marysville, Ind.