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National Picture Judging Contest

Each year, the National Swine Registry sponsors the National Picture Judging Contest. It is open to youth and adult participants, and includes divisions for 4-H, FFA and collegiate teams. The contest runs in the December issue of Seedstock EDGE and on nationalswine.com with entries due Feb. 1.

Divisions include: FFA Team • 4-H Team • College Team •
Junior Individual • College Individual • Adult Individual

Download Picture Judging Results & Reasons

2014 Winners

FFA Team Division (42 Teams)
2,000 Points Possible

1st Place Total Score: 1,954
Wapello FFA #5, Wapello, Iowa
Team Members: Larame Boysen, Cheyenne Hunt, Makayla Doolin, Arin Howell

2nd Place Total Score: 1,863
Wapello FFA Blue, Wapello, Iowa
Team Members: Devon Meeker, Jared Hayes, Alexis Talbott, Dalton Shipman

3rd Place Total Score: 1,676
Wapello FFA Gold, Wapello, Iowa
Team Members: Kobe Boysen, Tate Boysen, Sierra Boysen,
Lexi Wilson

4th Place Total Score: 1,635
Knoxville FFA #6, Knoxville, Ill.
Team Members: Case Hennenfent, Lukas Walker, Sam Pemberton, Cade Donovan

5th Place Total Score: 1,620
Knoxville FFA A, Knoxville, Ill.
Team Members: Alex Mallery, Madison Corzatt,
Blake Hennenfent, Alec Lester

4-H Team Division (22 Teams)
2,000 Points Possible

1st Place Total Score: 1,937
Henry-Stark 4-H #1, Galva, Ill.
Team Members: Adam Gradert, Blake Roselib, James Dobbells, Tyler Verbeck

2nd Place Total Score: 1,903
Marion County 4-H #1, Mt. Vernon, Ill.
Team Members: Adrian Austin, Rhiannon Branch, Dalton Courson, Bailey Sigrist

3rd Place Total Score: 1,889
Henry-Stark 4-H #2, Galva, Ill.
Team Members: Lucas Wisnefski, Jon Walker, Haley Haverback, Andrew DeSchepper

4th Place Total Score: 1,842
Marion County 4-H #2, Mt. Vernon, Ill.
Team Members: Cara Bowyer, Maddie Fugate, Cole Horner,
Blake Mitchell

5th Place Total Score: 1,799
Henry-Stark 4-H #3, Galva, Ill.
Team Members: Colby Wall, Jacob Dobbells, Sidney Wisnefski, Samantha Wall

College Team Division (23 Teams)
2,500 Points Possible

1st Place Total Score: 2,452
Black Hawk East College #1, Galva, Ill.
Team Members: Cory Edge, Sam Bair, Sully Frick, Cailtlyn Bowyer, Tracey Clifford

2nd Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 2,450
Lake Land College #1, Mattoon, Ill.
Team Members: Tyson Schulte, Brenen Diesen, Gabrielle Lemenager, Eli Peterson, Justin Lewis

3rd Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 2,450
Lake Land College #4, Mattoon, Ill.
Team Members: April Gibson, Trevor Taylor, Kyle Eisen, Blake Ford, Daniel Ammann

4th Place Total Score: 2,433
Lake Land College #3, Mattoon, Ill.
Team Members: Katie Burns, Caitlyn Wade, Isaac Taber, Shelby Peterson, Dylan Sigrist

5th Place Total Score: 2,432
Lake Land College #5, Mattoon, Ill.
Team Members: Cody Morris, Austin Hyatt, Devin Ammann, Bodee Schlipf, Trey Fecke

Adult Individual Division (125 Contestants)
500 Points Possible

1st Place Total Score 492
Cecil Berry, Davenport, Okla.

2nd Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score 490
Philip Kramer, Algona, Iowa

3rd Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score 490
Brady McNeil, Grand Mound, Iowa

4th Place Total Score 488
Cole Johnston, Vinita, Okla.

5th Place Total Score 486
Matthew Kennedy, Corvalis, Ore.

College Individual Division (115 Contestants)
500 Points Possible

1st Place Total Score: 496
Trevor Taylor, Colfax, Ill.
Lake Land College #4

2nd Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 495
Gabrielle Lemenager, Mattoon, Ill.
Lake Land College #1

3rd Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 495
Christine Todd, Danvers, Ill.
Black Hawk East College #7

4th Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 493
Cory Edge, Rosedale, Ind.
Black Hawk East College #1

5th Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 493
Sam Bair, Elkhart, Iowa
Black Hawk East College #1

Junior Individual Division (414 Contestants)
500 Points Possible

1st Place Total Score: 493
Arin Howell, Wapello, Iowa
Wapello FFA #5

2nd Place Total Score: 490
Lucas Wisnefski, Wyoming, Ill.
Henry-Stark 4-H #2

3rd Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 488
James Dobbells, Cambridge, Ill.
Henry-Stark 4-H #1

4th Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 488
Dalton Shipman, Wapello, Iowa
Wapello FFA Blue

5th Place (*Tie Breaker) Total Score: 488
Cheyenne Hunt, Wapello, Iowa
Wapello FFA #5