A team of Gillespie County 4-Hers brought home championship honors from the 95th annual Western National Roundup in Denver, Colorado, Jan. 8-11.
The Nutrition Quiz Bowl team of Amy Heimann, Elaine Lochte, Sean O’Leary and Dylan Sione represented Texas in the Western National Roundup Family and Consumer Sciences Bowl.
They were coached by Gillespie County Extension Agent Shea Nebgen.
Theme for this year’s event was the “The LeaderSHIP”.
Thirty-four states and Alberta, Canada, were represented in various contests at the Western National Roundup.
The FCS Bowl is comprised of a written exam in order to rank teams for the quiz bowl portion of the contest, explained Nebgen.
Contest resources for the questions included information on My Plate, Checking Accounts, Internet Safety, Luggage, Earbuds and Cleaning Products.