Livestock Judging

2019 Livestock Judging Team

 2019 Livestock Judging Team

Note: This photo was taken prior to implementation of COVID-19 face covering and physical distancing requirements.

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2020 Team Overcomes COVID-19 Challenges

The 2020 Iowa State Livestock Judging Team, coached by Dr. Chris Cassady and Will Taylor, managed to stay competitive despite the curveballs thrown by the COVID-19 pandemic. Notable placings include 5th High Team overall Carload and 7th High Team Overall at the National Western Stock Show; 3rd High team Overall at the Sioux Empire Livestock Show; 3rd High Team Overall at the Iowa Beef Expo; 9th High Team Overall at the American Royal; and 10th High Team Overall at the North American International Livestock Exposition.

Team members: Austin Garner, Boone Schmitz, Daniel Walsh, Jake Hlas, Thomas Crome, Clayton Schowe, Alison Bueltel, Maddie Fugate, Auretta Wittkopf, Kelsi Carlson, Shelby Veum, Cami Maurer

2 Members Make All-American Team

The Iowa State University Livestock Judging Team is proud to have two members on the 2020 National Collegiate Coaches Association All-American Team. This award is the highest honor in collegiate livestock judging and was awarded the 13 individuals across the country. Congratulations to Alison Bueltel and Maddie Fugate for this accomplishment!