Livestock Judging Recognition

National Champion Teams (National Collegiate Livestock Judging Contest)

1904 link to Lantern article: November 23, 1904 "On to Chicago"
link to Lantern article: January 11, 1905 "Ohio State Cleans Platter at Livestock Exhibition at Chicago"
link to Lantern article: March 1, 1905 "Intercollegiate Live Stock Trophy"
1921 link to Lantern article: November 29, 1921 "Ohio Judging Team Wins First Honors at Livestock Show"
link to Lantern article: December 8, 1921 "Ohio State's Stock-Judging Team Which Won First Honors"
1932 link to Lantern article: November 14, 1932 "Livestock Judges Win First Place in National Meet"
link to Lantern article: November 28, 1932 "Stock Team Wins Collegiate Title"
1933 link to Lantern article: December 4, 1933 "Livestock Judging Team Annexes Second Title of Quarter at Exposition at Chicago"
link to Lantern article: December 12, 1933 "Dean Cunningham Pays Tribute to Livestock Judging Team and Coach"
link to Lantern article: December 18, 1933 "Trustees Praise Judging Winners"
1939 link to Lantern article: December 4, 1939 "University Team Wins First Place in Cattle Judging"
1946 link to Lantern article: October 21, 1946 "Animal Husbandry Dept. Has First Team Since 1942"
link to Lantern article: December 2, 1946 "Ohio State Places First in Livestock Judging Contest"
link to Lantern article: December 3, 1946 "University Sheep Win Reserve Championship"
1964 link to Lantern article: December 10, 1964 "Livestock Judging Team Ends Successful Season"
1976 link to Lantern article: December 3, 1976 "campus briefs"
1984 link to Lantern article: November 15, 1984 "Livestock Judging Team Bags National Championship Honors"

High Team at National Contest, categories

1939 Horse, Swine
1940 Cattle, Swine
1950 Hogs
1951 Cattle, Horses
1952 Swine
1959 Sheep

High Individuals at the National Contest

1904 W. A. Martin
1909 L. L. Mauls
1940 Richard O. Smith
1950 Max Cox
1953 Harley E. Rice
1976 Farabee D. McCarthy
1977 John M. Adams
1990 Kim R. Balo

High Individuals at the National Contest, categories

1905 Jos. A. Main, horses
1939 William J. Hochstetler, horses
1950 Richard Rainier, horses
1974 David Shellhouse, sheep
1983 Susie Calhoon, sheep
1990 Mark Hara, sheep
1991 Christy Hart, hogs
2015 Trevor Kirkpatrick, swine

All-American Livestock Judging Team Members

established in 2000

2001 Sandra Gruber
2002 Jamie King
2003 Susan Belleville
2003 Ryan Bockbrader
2004 Andrea Garmyn
2004 Terri Specht
2007 Elizabeth Homerosky
2007 Sarah Wells
2009 Natalie Miller
2011 Kathleen Shircliff
2012 Lindsey Grimes
2012 Bailey Harsh

Other Recognition

Notable number of National Collegiate Judging Contest wins by a coach in modern times: Dr. Kays is recognized with 4 contests.