New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - January 13, 1987, New Braunfels, Texas
Comal County 4-H Livestock Show
Gus Reinarz of Guadalupe Gas Co. gives a shiny buckle to Brian Syamken who won the prize for grand champion steer Saturday at the Comal County Fairgrounds Guadalupe Gas Co. was one of the show's sponsors
Clay Reinarz shows off the buckle won by Cole Reinarz for bringing the grand cham pion lamb to Saturday's 4 H show.
Laura Mathis takes care of winner Clay Mathis' new jacket won for having the reserve champion lamb
Mary Odell is all smiles after being named the winner o junior showmanship in th* hog division
senior showmanship award in the hog ion want to Colby Goodson who kept this ny in lint
Jill Craighead shows her new buckle and ribbon for having the grand champion hog Saturday
The 1987 Comal county 4-H Livestock Show was an exhibition of champions Not only the livestock, but the 4-H’ers and adults involved were winners. The show was conducted last Saturday, and the main purpose was to give members a chance to practice with their animals.
Quite a few people and businesses were involved in making this activity successful. We thank Harold Voges, Hubert Eckhardt, Maureen Dunckel and Richard Brandes for being division superintendents and Bonny Johnson for announcing the show. All of these people were presented with “Comal County 4-H advisor” cape in honor of their years of dedication to 4-H. The number of Involved parents who helped the superintendents Is too many to mention here, but we appreciate their support
The most successful ones in the show received some very fine awards
Comal County 4-H Livestock Show organizer and county extension agent Mike Barbour, right, shows off a jacket won by Koryn
Wunderlich, while Wunderlich and brother Diron Wunderlich keep the reserve diam pion hog still.
courtesy of these people: Comal County 4-H Livestock Club, General Portland, Guadalupe Gas Co., Comal Animal Clinic, Hubert and Gladys Eckhardt, Lazy LAL Campground. Ringer Feed Store, Milt Ferguson Motor Company, Bluebonnet Motor Company, Bonny and Donny Johnson, New Braunfels Feed and Supply, and The Gathering Ceramic Shop. A big thank you to each of these sponsors.
The award recipients in the 4-H Livestock Show were, beginning with the lamb division: Finewool breed champion, Tiffany Holder; Finewool reserve champion. Sara Tyler; Cross breed champion, Cole Reinarz; Cross reserve champion, Clay Reinarz, Medium wool breed champion, Justin Jonas, Southdown champion, Clay Mathis; Southdown reserve champion, Jennifer Alford; grand champion lamb, Cole Reinarz; reserve grand champion lamb. Clay
Mathis; senior lamb showmanship, Jody Tyler, junior lamb showmanship. Courtney Blackwell, and adult lamb showmanship, Allen Eckhardt
Hog division: Chester White breed champion. Brian Syamken; Chester White reserve champion. Colby Goodson, Duroc breed champion Koryn Wunderlich; Duroc reserve champion, Robin Mahone; Hampshire breed champion, Kory Bun dick; Hampshire reserve champion, Stacey Smith; Yorkshire champion, Kristi Prado; Yorkshire reserve champion, Marcy Odell; other pure breeds champion, Korvan Kreusler; other pure breeds champion, Tammy Lehmann; crossbred champion, Jill Craighead; crossbred reserve champion, Erick Eoff; grand champion hog. Jill Craighead; reserve grand champion hog, Koryn Wunderlich; senior showmanship, Colby Goodson; junior showmanship, Marcy
Odell; and adult showmanship Biron Wunderlich
Steer show winners American breeds champion, Brian Syamken. American reserve champion. V aiel ie Womble; British breeds champion. Kristi Reimer; British reserve champion, Kyla Goodson. European breeds champion, Brian Syamken, European reserve champion Jeu niter Henefrey; grand champion steer, Brian Syamken. reserve grand champion steer, Kristi Reimer; senior showmanship, Brian Syamken, junior showmanship, Kyla Goodson; and adult showmanship, Mike Reimer
In the rabbit division, which consisted on a challenging showmanship contest and no live anima) show, the senior showmanship jacket went to Pam Lethe!ter and the junior showmanship winner was Kim Walsh
Kim Walsh, left, and her rabbit won the showmanship award in the rabbit division
award for junior showmanship while Pam Saturday
Letbetter and friend won the senior
Senior showmanship award in the lamb division was won by Jody Tyler, shown with 4 H advisor Hubert Eckhardt
Courtney Blackwell walked away with the award for junior showmanship in the lamb division. She won a jacket, too, held here by advisor Hubert Eckhardt