Rabbit Outstanding Market Exhibitors: (l-r) Blair Gard, Spencer Allering, Darby Yeager, Destinee Kipp, Emmy Hawkins and Halle Hamilton. Not pictured are Ciara Woods, Sydney Hooper and Brayden Yeager. (HCP Photo/Halee Allen)
Rabbit Outstanding Market Exhibitors: (l-r) Blair Gard, Spencer Allering, Darby Yeager, Destinee Kipp, Emmy Hawkins and Halle Hamilton. Not pictured are Ciara Woods, Sydney Hooper and Brayden Yeager. (HCP Photo/Halee Allen)
The 2020 Highland County Fair Outstanding Market Exhibitor Program winners were recently announced.

This event is one that combines youth’s projects in a full perspective. It encompasses the educational aspect, which is the skillathon; how much the youth exhibitor works with their project as the showmanship portion; and then finally their overall show placing, according to OME Program coordinator Lynette Hamilton.

Winners are as follows.

Rabbit OME:
Age 8/9: Blair Gard, Fur, Feathers and Friends
Age 10: Ciara Woods, Highland County Unlimited
Age 11: Spencer Allering, Fab Five
Age 12: Darby Yeager, Fur, Feathers, and Friends
Age 13: Destinee Kipp, Fur, Feathers, and Friends
Age 14: Sydney Hooper, Highland Harvesters
Age 15: Emmy Hawkins, Mowrystown FFA
Age 16: Halle Hamilton, Premier Showmen
Age 17: Brayden Yeager, Fur, Feathers, and Friends
Overall Rabbit Outstanding Market Exhibitor: Sydney Hooper of Highland Harvesters.


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Goat OME:

Age 8/9: Natalie Burnett, Fur, Feathers, and Friends
Age 10: Shannon Combs, Premier Showmen
Age 11: Sophia Michael, Highland County Buckeyes
Age 12: Taylor Thoroman, Fur, Feathers and Friends
Age 13: Connor Henderson, Barnyard Bunch
Age 14: Sydney Hamilton, Highland County Poultry, Pigs, and Lambs
Age 15: Kyah Chaney, Fantastics
Age 16: Taylor Brown, Fantastics
Age 17: Sierra Beard, Fantastics
Age 18: Ashlie Hillyer, Fur, Feathers and Friends
Overall Goat Outstanding Market Exhibitor: Shannon Combs of Premier Showmen.


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Swine OME:
Age 8/9: Miley Caldwell, Fab Five
Age 10: Claire Winkle, Barnyard Bunch
Age 11: Madeline Brault, Highland County Poultry, Pigs, and Lambs
Age 12: Carly Sanders, Premier Showmen
Age 13: Cade Sponcil, Barnyard Bunch
Age 14: Sydney Sanders, Premier Showmen
Age 15: Bobby Satterfield, Mowrystown FFA
Age 16: Spencer Wyckoff, Barnyard Bunch
Age 17: Paige Teeters, Fairfield FFA
Age 18: Lana Grover, Marshall Jr Farmers
Overall Swine Outstanding Market Exhibitor: Cade Sponcil of Barnyard Bunch.


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Chicken OME:
Age 8/9: Lila Banks, Highland Harvesters
Age 10: Collyn Schraw, Concord Jr Farmers
Age 11: Kenny Shawhan, Fur, Feathers and Friends
Age 12: Marley Gobin, Concord Jr Farmers
Age 13: Eddie Rhonemus, Belfast Kids Unlimited
Age 14: Sydney Hamilton, Highland County Poultry, Pigs and Lambs
Age 15: Wesley Kelch, Highland County Poultry, Pigs and Lambs
Age 16: Sara Newsome, Fab Five
Age 17: Andrea Kelch, Silver Spurs
Overall Chicken Outstanding Market Exhibitor: Marley Gobin of Concord Jr Farmers.


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Lamb OME:
Age 8/9: Lila Banks, Highland Harvesters
Age 10: Josie Pfeiffer, Highland County Buckeyes
Age 11: Sophia Michael, Highland County Buckeyes
Age 12: Evelyn Roehm, Highland Harvesters
Age 13: Brya McClain, Highland Harvesters
Age 14: Brianna Hill, Mowrystown FFA
Age 15: Matthew Gossett, Lynchburg Clay FFA
Age 16: Chandra Hill, Mowrystown FFA
Age 17: Paige Teeters, Fairfield FFA
Age 18: Lana Grover, Marshall Jr Farmers
Overall Lamb Outstanding Market Exhibitor: Brya McClain of the Highland Harvesters.


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Beef OME:
Age 8/9: Brayden Cummings, Premier Showmen
Age 10: Connor Case, Premier Showmen
Age 11: Sydney Shelton, All About Beef
Age 12: Wyatt Osborn, Premier Showmen
Age 13: Blake Herdman, All About Beef
Age 15: Jackson Boggess, Barnyard Bunch
Age 16: Dawson Osborn, Premier Showmen
Age 17: Allison Kiley, Mowrystown FFA
Age 18: Lana Grover, Marshall Jr Farmers
Overall Beef Outstanding Market Exhibitor: Brayden Cummings of Premier Showmen.