at Atlantic National Regional Preview
Young Angus exhibitors from across the country exhibited 177 entries at the 2014 Atlantic National Regional Preview Junior Angus Show, May 23-24 in Timonium, Md.
Randy Daniel of Colbert, Ga., evaluated the 106 owned females, 38 bred-and-owned females, 12 bred-and-owned bulls, three cow-calf pairs and 18 steers before selecting champions.
Matthew Mitchell, Reinholds, Pa., claimed grand champion bred-and-owned bull honors with Cherry Knoll Total Product. He’s an October 2013 son of Connealy Final Product.
Cade Stertzbach, Louisville, Ohio, showed the reserve grand champion bred-and-owned bull, SCC First Choice 326. He’s a February 2013 son of Dameron First Class.
Lauren Grimes, Hillsboro, Ohio, led the grand champion bred-and-owned female. Maplecrest Rita 2026 is a January 2012 daughter of Connealy Confidence 0100. She first won junior champion.
Freys kjf arkpride m35 u108 won reserve grand champion cow-calf pair honors. Fred Frey, Drumore, Pa., owns the September 2009 daughter sired by G 13 Stand Out.
Cherry Knoll Gunner 1338 won grand champion bred-and-owned steer. Brody Fitzgerald, West Grove, Pa., owns the April 2013 son of Exar Lutton 1831.
A list of Pennsylvania and Ohio winners follows:
2014 Atlantic National Regional <\n>Preview Junior Angus Show
Reserve Fall Heifer Calf Champion: Maplecrest Beyonce 3181, Lauren Grimes, Hillsboro, Ohio.
Summer Heifer Calf Champion: Cherry Knoll Miss Ellie 1358, Brody Fitzgerald, West Grove, Pa.
Junior Champion Female: Maplecrest Rita 2026, Lauren Grimes, Hillsboro, Ohio.
Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Female: Maplecrest Rita 2026, Lauren Grimes, Hillsboro, Ohio.
Reserve Summer Heifer Calf Champion: SCC FCF Sweet Nellie 352, Kinsey Crowe, West Alexandria, Ohio.
Late Spring Heifer Calf Champion: Dameron Erica 383, William Harsh, Radnor, Ohio.
Reserve Late Spring Heifer Calf Champion: Cherry Knoll Rosebud 1331, Claudia Hissong, Greencastle, Pa.
Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Bull: Cherry Knoll Total Product, Matthew Mitchell, Reinholds, Pa.
Reserve Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Bull: SCC First Choice 326, Cade Stertzbach, Louisville, Ohio.
Reserve Grand Champion Cow-Calf Pair: Freys kjf arkpride m35 u108, Fred Frey, Drumore, Pa.
Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Steer: Cherry Gunner 1338, Brody Fitzgerald, West Grove, Pa.
Premier Breeder: Lauren Grimes, Hillsboro, Ohio.