Twelve 4-Hers qualify for district food show competition


TOP FINISHERS — 4-H members were rewarded for their projects in protein, fruits and vegetables, grains and dairy at the Gillespie County 4-H Food Show held Wednesday, Oct. 23, at the Gillespie County Extension Office. Winners included, seated, from left, Sam O’Leary, Arianna Watson, Alexandria Sione, Ciara O’Leary; standing, Morgyn Granville, Kade McAdams, Daylon Nebgen, Anna O’Leary, Sean O’Leary, Dylan Sione and Rachel Howell. — Standard-Radio Post/Richard Zowie

Twenty-eight young chefs in the area competed in the annual Gillespie County 4-H Food Show on Wednesday, Oct. 23 at the Gillespie County Extension Office, with the 12 first-place winners moving on to the district food show in Kerrville on Saturday, Nov. 16.

The 4-H members competed in three age divisions: junior, intermediate and senior.

The students placed as follows:

Junior Protein: 1. Sam O’Leary; 2. Juan Pablo Hinckley; 3. Steele Deike.

Junior Grains: 1. Arianna Watson.

Junior Fruits and Vegetables: 1. Ciara O’Leary.

Junior Dairy: 1. Alexandria Sione.

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