McClain soil judging teams take two firsts

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The Greenfield FFA soils team competed in the Highland County Soils Competition on Tuesday with both the urban soils and rural soils teams placing first.

Overall members of the urban soils team were Garrett Brewer, Madison Schumacher, Ethan Johnson, Mat Barton, Suncerae Bland, and Kyle Wyatt. They competed with four other teams. There were 26 total FFA members competing in the Highland County urban contest.

Overall members of the rural soils team were Ethan Cockrill, Emily Jones, Eric Anderson, Bryan Karnes, Justin Hall, and Carter Campbell. There were 42 Highland County FFA members competing in the rural contest.

Both teams also competed Thursday at the district competition.

Urban Soils Results

Garrett Brewer, 1st, score of 814

Madison Schumacher, 2nd, score of 786

Mat Barton, 3rd, score of 784

Ethan Johnson, 4th, score of 770

Suncerae Bland, 5th, score of 735

Kyle Wyatt, 8th, score of 693

Courtney Dodds, 10th, score of 663

Josh White, 12th, score of 558

Rural Soils Results

Ethan Cockerill, 1st, score of 891

Eric Anderson, 2nd, score of 819

Bryn Karnes, 3rd, score of 799

Emily Jones, 4th, score of 767

Hall Justin, 5th, score of 649

Carter Campbell, 13th, score of 587

Dakota Bland, 14th, score of 584

Sam Faulconer, 30th, score of 466

Dawson Jansen, 31st, score of 461

Trenton Newkirk, 34th, score of 448

Maddie Stapleton, 36th, score of 402

Vincent Snyder, 37th, score of 396

Joseph Miller, 39th, score of 364

Submitted by Lori Tuttle, McClain High School journalism teacher.

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