The Washington County High School and Axtell High School FFA teams were recognized as State Champions in various categories at the State FFA Career Development Event contest on Monday, May 2.
The Washington County High School FFA Agronomy team was recognized as the State Championship team in that category of the award ceremony. Members of the team are Samantha L’Ecuyer, Claire Bokelman, Shelby Hynek, and Brooke Stamm. The will compete at the 84th National FFA Convention October 19-22 in Indianapolis, IN.
The Axtell High School FFA dairy judging was recognized as the State Championship team. The team will also compete at the National FFA Convention this October as well. This is the first FFA team from Axtell to ever qualify for nationals.