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‘Showing off’ at the Rockdale Fair

Showmanship winners listed from categories


Another kind of ‘showmanship’ at the Rockdale Fair as barbecue alley brings out the Tarzan side of some younger Fair-goers. 
Reporter/Mike Brown Another kind of ‘showmanship’ at the Rockdale Fair as barbecue alley brings out the Tarzan side of some younger Fair-goers. Reporter/Mike Brown Showmanship winners from the Oct. 18-20 Rockdale Fair have been anounced as follows, according to Monica Garrison, Fair Association director:

STEER
Senior—Colton Coufal.
Intermediate— Lane
Niemtschk.
Junior—No entries in category. Peewee—Mason Leifeste.
Outstanding herdsman—
Carlee and Travis Morgan.

GOAT
Senior—Samantha Woods.
Intermediate—Caitlin Garcia. Junior—Clara Steglich.
Peewee—Jacob Jackson.
Outstanding herdsman—
Matthew Schupp.

LAMB
Senior—Samantha Woods.
Intermediate—Logan Fisher.
Junior—Trew Schroeder.
Peewee—Kinley Meadors.
Outstanding herdsman—
Kaitlynn Gibson.


New Miss Rockdale and her court ride in style on Chamber of Commerce float during parade. New Miss Rockdale and her court ride in style on Chamber of Commerce float during parade. BROILER
Senior—Michelle Stermer.
Intermediate— Andrew
Stolte.
Junior—Heath Hollas.
Peewee—J. W. Hollas.
Outstanding herdsman—
Josh Pelzel.

TURKEY
Senior—Erin Free.
Intermediate—Keagan Galvan. Junior—Corey Pruesse.
Peewee—Kynlie Cargill.
Outstanding herdsman—
Corey Pruesse.

RABBIT
Senior—Hailey Polson.
Intermediate—Chandler Barton. Junior—Ethan Terry.
Peewee—Rebecca Terry.
Outstanding herdsman—Kassidy Hundle.

SWINE
Senior—Jacob Willingham.
Intermediate—Madison Hafley.
Junior—Jayton Benavidez.
Peewee—Hadley Meadors.
Outstanding herdsman— Jacob
Willingham.

COMMERCIAL HEIFERS
Outstanding herdsman—Garrett Reed.



Fair’s two celebrities, Miss Texas 2012, DaNae Couch, and rodeo cowboy legend Leon Coffee meet during an autograph session at pavilion. At right, keeping an eye on the judge during swine competition in Fair Park show barn. Fair’s two celebrities, Miss Texas 2012, DaNae Couch, and rodeo cowboy legend Leon Coffee meet during an autograph session at pavilion. At right, keeping an eye on the judge during swine competition in Fair Park show barn.

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