Junior Angus members traveled to Reno, Nev., to compete in the 2012 Western Regional Junior Angus Show, April 21. Kurt Thomas, Wolfforth, Texas, evaluated the 103 owned females, 28 bred-and-owned females, 17 bred-and-owned bulls, seven steers and four cow-calf pairs before selecting champions.
JanLee Rowlett, Hurricane Mills, Tenn., led the grand champion owned female, T Bar T Royal Lady 230W. The November 2010 daughter of S A V Bismarck 5682 first won senior calf champion.
EXAR Forever Lady 1414 won reserve grand champion owned female for Sydney Schnoor, Chowchilla, Calif. She’s a January 2011 daughter of Dameron First Class, and first won early spring calf champion.
Katy Satree, Montague, Texas, showed the grand champion bred-and-owned female that also claimed junior champion. DAJS Martha 824 is a June 2010 daughter of DAJS Gladiator 287.
R&L CH Miss Q9 0069 captured reserve grand champion bred-and-owned female. Cale Hinrichsen, Westmoreland, Kan., showed the November 2010 daughter of S A V Bismarck 5682 that first won intermediate champion.
Jackson Wingert, Ottawa, Kan., showed the grand champion cow-calf pair. McCurry Miss Wix 9081 is an October 2009 daughter of Marands M-W Assassin 518. A September 2011 heifer calf sired by S A V Final Answer 0035is at side.
Katelyn McCoy, La Grande, Ore., led the reserve grand champion cow-calf pair. McCoy Anita 503 is a January 2005 daughter of B A R Ext Traveler 205. A September 2011 heifer calf sired by S A V Brilliance 8077 completes the winning pair.
DAJS Authentic 442 received grand champion bred-and-owned bull for Satree. He is a March 2011 son of S A V Brilliance 8077.
Avery Bates, Manhattan, Mont., showed the reserve grand champion bred-and-owned bull. SSCO Dateline TwentyTen X003 is a January 2010 son of W M R Dateline 210.
DAJS Mr Angus 620 received grand champion steer honors for Satree. He’s a July 2011 son of DAJS All Star M243.
Clayton Stevenson, Brenham, Texas, showed the reserve grand champion steer. Garrens Burn Notice 107 is a May 2011 son of Garrens Burn Notice 700.
A complete list of winners follows:
2012 WESTERN REGIONAL JUNIOR ANGUS SHOW
Total number shown: 159
Judge: Kurt Thomas, Wolfforth, Texas
OWNED HEIFERS 103 Shown
Summer Heifer Calf Champion: Hurlbut’s Sara’s Hope
Exhibitor: Hannah Rowlett, Hurricane Mills, Tenn.
Reserve Summer Heifer Calf Champion: Malsons Elluna 185Y
Exhibitor: Cole Page, Kalama, Wash.