Dairy Judging Team Fourth at World Dairy Expo

Oct. 2, 2013

The Dairy Judging Team competed in the National Collegiate Dairy Judging Contest at Madison, Wisconsin, during the World Dairy Expo. September 30. Team members included Robin Alden, Jared Smith, Lara Staples, and Hillary Hayman. Results:

4th team overall
3rd high team in Ayrshires
2nd high team in Red and White
6th high team in Milking Shorthorn
6th high team in reasons
In overall individual reasons, Lara was 7th In placings, Robin finished 10th.

For the top 25, Lara was 13th and Robin was 11th earning All American status. It was one of the closest contests on record, and this was the 93rd contest. Results list available:

http://www.worlddairyexpo.com/pages/News-Release---2013---Virginia-Tech-Tops-2013-World-Dairy-Expo-Intercollegiate-Dairy-Cattle-Judging-Contest.php

The Hoard's Dairyman Facebook page includes all results in posts on October 1.

https://www.facebook.com/HoardsDairyman