2018 Ohio Beef Expo Junior Show Champions

2018 Ohio Beef Expo Junior Show Champions

The Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA) Junior Show was held Sunday, March 18 during the 2018 Ohio Beef Expo at the Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, Ohio. The annual show spotlighted nearly 900 steers and heifers. Mark Johnson, Oklahoma, evaluated the breeding heifers while Amanda Schnoor, California, assessed the market animals. For a complete list of sponsors, visit www.ohiobeefexpo.com. The champions of the event were as follows:

Breeding Heifers

Grand Champion                                 Addison Jones, Allen County - Champion Angus

Reserve Champion                             Caitlin Schaub, Auglaize County - Champion % Simmental

3rd Overall                                            Paige Pence, Clark County - Reserve Champion Angus

4th Overall                                            Samantha VanVorhis, Wood County - Champion Purebred Simmental

5th Overall                                            Hailee Carter, Holmes County - Champion MaineTainer

6th Overall                                            Kathy Lehman, Richland County - Champion Chianina

7th Overall                                            Karlie Kennedy, Adams County - Champion Crossbred

8th Overall                                            Hanna Schroeder, Putnam County - Champion ShorthornPlus

9th Overall                                            Olivia Wood, Clinton County - Champion Shorthorn

10th Overall                                          Chris Tooms, Muskingum County - Reserve Champion MaineTainer


Champion Angus                                 Addison Jones, Allen County

Reserve Angus                                    Paige Pence, Clark County


Champion Chianina                           Kathy Lehman, Richland County

Reserve Chianina                              Abbie Collins, Preble County


Champion Hereford                            Jenna Phelps, Union County

Reserve Hereford                               Maddox Cupp, Fairfield County


Champion High % Maine-Anjou        Samantha VanVorhis, Wood County

Reserve High % Maine-Anjou           Lori Millenbaugh, Crawford County


Champion MaineTainer                     Hailee Carter, Holmes County

Reserve MaineTainer                        Chris Tooms, Muskingum County


Champion Shorthorn                          Olivia Wood, Clinton County

Reserve Shorthorn                             Caroline Winter, Pickaway County


Champion ShorthornPlus                   Hanna Schroeder, Putnam County

Reserve ShorthornPlus                      Reed Hanes, Mercer County


Champion Purebred Simmental        Samantha VanVorhis, Wood County

Reserve Purebred Simmental           Justin Reed, Sandusky County


Champion % Simmental                    Caitlin Schaub, Auglaize County

Reserve % Simmental                       Reed Hanes, Mercer County


Champion Miniature Hereford         Isaac Wiley, Morrow County

Reserve Miniature Hereford            Andrew Johnson, Preble County


Champion High % AOB                    Hudson Drake, Ross County

Reserve High % AOB                       Brooke Egbert, Auglaize County


Champion Low % AOB                     Morgan Neill, Huron County

Reserve Low % AOB                        Kathy Lehman, Richland County


Champion Crossbred                         Karlie Kennedy, Adams County

Reserve Crossbred                            Kathy Lehman, Richland County

Market Animals

Grand Champion                                  Brooke Egbert, Auglaize County - Champion Crossbred, Division III Champion

Reserve Champion                               Brady Turnes, Perry County - Reserve Champion Crossbred, Division II Champion

3rd Overall                                             Elizabeth Heintz, Auglaize County - Third Overall Crossbred, Division II Reserve Champion

4th Overall                                             Elizabeth Heintz, Auglaize County - Champion Chianina

5th Overall                                             Micayla McClure, Hamilton County - Champion Maine-Anjou

6th Overall                                             Addie Shaffer, Lake County - Fourth Overall Crossbred, Division III Reserve Champion

7th Overall                                             Kassidy Thompson, Miami County - Champion ShorthornPlus

8th Overall                                             Fox Morgan, Perry County - Fifth Overall Crossbred, Division I Champion

9th Overall                                             Hudson Drake, Ross County - Reserve Chianina

10th Overall                                           Harrison Blay, Portage County - Reserve Maine-Anjou


Champion Angus                                 Carly Sanders, Highland County

Reserve Angus                                    Avery Wood, Clinton County


Champion Chianina                             Elizabeth Heintz, Auglaize County

Reserve Chianina                                Hudson Drake, Ross County


Champion Hereford                            Ross Michael, Montgomery County

Reserve Hereford                               Ashton Bain, Highland County


Champion Maine-Anjou                     Micayla McClure, Hamilton County

Reserve Maine-Anjou                        Harrison Blay, Portage County


Champion Shorthorn                          Abigail Thornton, Fairfield County

Reserve Shorthorn                             Taylor Muhlenkamp, Mercer County


Champion ShorthornPlus                   Kassidy Thompson, Miami County

Reserve ShorthornPlus                      Delaney Chester, Warren County


Champion Simmental                        Carter McCauley, Guernsey County

Reserve Simmental                           Grant Belleville, Wood County


Champion Miniature Hereford           Noah Smith, Sandusky County

Reserve Champion Miniature           Seamus Bly, Lake County


Champion AOB                                  Sydney Sanders, Highland County

Reserve AOB                                     Wally Minges, Butler County


Champion Market Heifer                    Josh Champer, Madison County

Reserve Market Heifer                       Payton Freed, Muskingum County


Champion Division I Crossbred         Fox Morgan, Perry County

Reserve Division I Crossbred            Hayden Belleville, Wood County


Champion Division II Crossbred        Brady Turnes, Perry County

Reserve Division II Crossbred           Elizabeth Heintz, Auglaize County


Champion Division III Crossbred      Brooke Egbert, Auglaize County

Reserve Division III Crossbred         Addie Shaffer, Lake County


Champion Division IV Crossbred      Amelia Willis, Pike County

Reserve Division IV Crossbred         Kade Gowitzka, Richland County


Champion Division V Crossbred       Samantha Augustine, Ashland County

Reserve Division V Crossbred          Adam Kinsman, Fulton County      


Champion Crossbred                        Brooke Egbert, Auglaize County - Division III Champion

Reserve Crossbred                           Brady Turnes, Perry County - Divsion II Champion

3rd Overall Crossbred                        Elizabeth Heintz, Auglaize County - Division II Reserve Champion

4th Overall Crossbred                        Addie Shaffer, Lake County - Division III Reserve Champion

5th Overall Crossbred                        Fox Morgan, Perry County - Division I Champion

Posted: March 21, 2018