At Clinton County Fair’s Open Swine Show: Kennedy Thompson exhibits the grand champion


Thompson exhibits grand champion

In the Open Swine Show, Grand Overall went to Kennedy Thompson. From left are: back row, Pork Queen Cassie Parks, Kennedy Thompson holding the banner, Adam Thompson, Anne Thompson, show judge Kevin Wendt and Pork Princess Madison Bronner; and front row, Ella Thompson, Juliana Diels, Lauren Diels and Caroline Diels.


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Open Swine Show Reserve Overall went to Wade and Owen Smith. From left are, Sara Geer, Kasey Smith (kneeling), Cathy Smith, Kevin Smith (partially hidden), Pork Queen Cassie Parks, Don Geer, Laura Smith holding Gwen Smith, Owen Smith, Wade Smith, show Judge Kevin Wendt, Pork Princess Madison Bronner and Rob Thompson (holding the bucket to keep the pig in place).


Elizabeth Clark | For The News Journal

Taryn Allen competing in the Open Swine Show.


Elizabeth Clark | For The News Journal

WILMINGTON — Kennedy Thompson exhibited the grand champion, while Wade and Owen Smith showed the reserve champion in the Open Swine Show at the Clinton County Fair.

Twenty-two classes of swine entered the Hog Barn show ring for the Monday event. Below are the placings in each of the classes, as well as the champions and reserves for the purebred division plus the four crossbred divisions.

Class exhibitors are identified in the order of finish, with the first contestant who is named placing first in the class, the second person named placing second, and so on.

Class 1 Duroc — Haley Schneder, TJ Parks, Jaden Wilson Barr, Reese DeBold, Zach Bernard, Wyatt McKay, Paige Bryant

Class 2 Duroc — Samantha Achtermann, Colt McKay, Karsyn Jamison, Hanna Lunsford, Braxton Starkey, Roark Farms, Courtney Smart

Class 3 York — Harper Woodruff, Colt McKay, Samantha Woodruff, Hadlee Singer, Anna Evans, Emma Bryant

Class 4 York — Dixon Boys, Luke Achtermann, Larkyn Woodruff, Kaydence Beam, Teddy Murphy, Avery Parks, Brooke Knisley

Class 5 AOB — Luke Johnson, Kegan Smithson, Hawkins Family, Hawkins Family, Hawkins Family, Chambliss Family

Class 6 AOB — Adalynn Achtermann, Ebon Louderback, Denver Bernard, Braxton Starkey, Wyatt McKay, Mikala Hatfield

Class 7 AOB — Chambliss Family, Sydnee Hawkins, Roark Farms, Casen Hawkins, Roark Farms, Roark Farms

Champion Purebred Overall — Harper Woodruff

Reserve Champion Purebred — Haley Schneader

Class 8 Cross — Crosley Farms, Peyton Vest, Ty Tucker, Taitum Tucker, Zach Vest, Adalynn Achtermann, Clayton Earley

Class 9 Cross — Ava Cone, Flint Family, Kaitlyn Smithson, Wyatt Zurface, Kaiden Smith, Flint Family, Lilly Stern, Taryn Allen

Class 10 Cross — Emery Pauley, Audrey Wilson, Hawkins Family, Gatlin Newkirk, Mason Cone, Gage Hughes, Scott Family

Division I Champion — Emery Pauley

Division I Reserve Champion — Audrey Wilson

Class 11 Cross — Jay Schneder, Finn Denehy, Flint Family, Tyler Curry, Gage Hughes, Leah Deck

Class 12 Cross — Roy Riddle, Maddison Dobbs, Hadlee Singer, Jacey Pierson, Flint Family, Jaxson Pierson, Bella Earley, Mason Beekman, Isaac Florio

Class 13 Cross — Adam Thompson, Brylie Dale Frommling, Carlie Ellis, Colt Jamison, Megan Thatcher, Cora Shattuck, Brody Webb, Abi Earley, Kyle Bryant

Class 14 Cross — Madison Gilbert, Bella Mahanes, Dawson Stein, Casen Hawkins, Collett Family, Zach West, Colton McCune, Andy Sanderson, Austen Beekman

Division II Champion — Adam Thompson

Division II Reserve Champion — Brylie Frommling

Class 15 Cross — Madison Harris, Haillie Byrum, Zach Bradley, Collett Family, JR Evans, Ethan Shepherd, Sally Schafer, Gage Hughes

Class 16 Cross — Kennedy Thompson, Cameron West, Kegan Smithson, Cooper Sisters, Ryanne Newkirk, Finn Denehy, Lilly Liming, Madison Abt, Paiton Walker

Class 17 Cross — Cayden Smith, Cameron Collett, Dixon Boys, Emma Bryant, Alyssa McCune, Cochran Farms, Chelsi Knisley

Class 18 Cross — Wade and Owen Smith, Brylie Dale Frommling, Kaiden Smith, Cooper Sisters, Scott Family, Wyatt Beekman, Cameron West, Bryce Huffman

Division III Champion — Kennedy Thompson

Division III Reserve Champion — Cayden Smith

Class 19 Cross — Anne Thompson, Emery Pauley, Austin Bronner, Chambliss Family, Paiton Walker, Ethan Shepherd, Kamrin DeBoard, Schafer Farms

Class 20 Cross — Madison Bronner, Madison Abt, Sydnee Hawkins, Isabelle Coates, Collett Family, Clayton Thatcher

Class 21 Cross — Cameron Collett, Kylie Woodruff, Kaitlyn Smithson, Haillie Byrum, Brynn Abt, Bryant Pinkerton, Bryce Huffman, Crosley Webb, McKinzey DeBoard

Class 22 Cross — Wade and Owen Smith, Wade and Owen Smith, Trey Uetrecht, Audrey Wilson, Bryant Pinkerton, Kendall DeBold, Kaydee Peters, Jami Dailey, Taylor Barber, Koltyn Hughes

Division IV Champion — Wade and Owen Smith

Division IV Reserve Champion — Wade and Owen Smith

In the Open Swine Show, Grand Overall went to Kennedy Thompson. From left are: back row, Pork Queen Cassie Parks, Kennedy Thompson holding the banner, Adam Thompson, Anne Thompson, show judge Kevin Wendt and Pork Princess Madison Bronner; and front row, Ella Thompson, Juliana Diels, Lauren Diels and Caroline Diels.
http://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/07/web1_3601.jpegIn the Open Swine Show, Grand Overall went to Kennedy Thompson. From left are: back row, Pork Queen Cassie Parks, Kennedy Thompson holding the banner, Adam Thompson, Anne Thompson, show judge Kevin Wendt and Pork Princess Madison Bronner; and front row, Ella Thompson, Juliana Diels, Lauren Diels and Caroline Diels. Elizabeth Clark | For The News Journal

Open Swine Show Reserve Overall went to Wade and Owen Smith. From left are, Sara Geer, Kasey Smith (kneeling), Cathy Smith, Kevin Smith (partially hidden), Pork Queen Cassie Parks, Don Geer, Laura Smith holding Gwen Smith, Owen Smith, Wade Smith, show Judge Kevin Wendt, Pork Princess Madison Bronner and Rob Thompson (holding the bucket to keep the pig in place).
http://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/07/web1_3609.jpegOpen Swine Show Reserve Overall went to Wade and Owen Smith. From left are, Sara Geer, Kasey Smith (kneeling), Cathy Smith, Kevin Smith (partially hidden), Pork Queen Cassie Parks, Don Geer, Laura Smith holding Gwen Smith, Owen Smith, Wade Smith, show Judge Kevin Wendt, Pork Princess Madison Bronner and Rob Thompson (holding the bucket to keep the pig in place). Elizabeth Clark | For The News Journal

Taryn Allen competing in the Open Swine Show.
http://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/07/web1_3512.jpegTaryn Allen competing in the Open Swine Show. Elizabeth Clark | For The News Journal
Thompson exhibits grand champion