Juniors Parade Angus Champs

6/7/2014 7:00 AM

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:

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Bred-and-Owned Females

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.

Owned Females

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.

Bred-and-Owned Bulls

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.

Cow-Calf Pairs

Reserve Grand Champion Cow-Calf Pair: Freys kjf arkpride m35 u108, Fred Frey, Drumore, Pa.

Registered Steers

Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Steer: Cherry Gunner 1338, Brody Fitzgerald, West Grove, Pa.

Premier Breeder

Premier Breeder: Lauren Grimes, Hillsboro, Ohio.


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