Featured photo (above): Varsity team picture:  Front, Left to Right:  Olivia Charles, Ashlynn Williamsen and Jaycie VanKampen. Back, Left to Right: Riley Getz and Shane Houzenga.

The West Carroll FFA Agronomy Team of Jaycie VanKampen, Ashlynn Williamsen, Shane Houzenga, Olivia Charles and Riley Getz placed 1st at the Section #1 Agronomy CDE held at Warren High School December 12.  West Carroll had a team score of 606.  An Agronomy Contest consists of identifying 25 weed specimens, 25 crop seeds, and 20 pieces of farm machinery.  Contestants also took exams on agronomy and soils and judged classes of corn and soybeans.  Finishing in the top 10 individually for West Carroll were Olivia Charles, Lakin Getz, Lily O’Connor, Riley Getz, and Isabelle Wheetley who were 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 6th and 9th.  Also participating for West Carroll was Lindsey Whitehead.

Full Agronomy Results are:
Place.     Team.                Score
1.             West Carroll.     606
2.             Eastland.           570
3.             Forreston.         544
4.             River Ridge.      516
5.             Le-Win.              514
6.             Orangeville.      479
7.             Pearl City.         453
8.             Galena.              438
9.             Durand.             403
10.           Pecatonica.       350
11.            Warren.             288

Individual Results are:
Place.     Name.                       School.             Score
1.            Olivia Charles.         West Carroll      223
2.            Lakin Getz.              West Carroll.      221
3.            Lily O’Connor.        West Carroll.      201
4.            Conner Tippett.      River Ridge.       199
5.            Keegan Coulthard. Eastland.            199
6.            Riley Getz.               West Carroll.     196
7.            Aaron Wubbena.    Forreston.          194
8.            Megan Hagaman.   Forreston.         192
9.            Isabelle Wheatley.  West Carroll.    191
10.          John Morgan.          Eastland.           189

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JV picture, above –  Front, Left to Right: Riley Getz, Olivia Charles, Ashlynn Williamsen and Jaycie VanKampen. Back, Left to Right: Isabelle Wheetley, Lakin Getz, Lily O’Connor, Lindsey Whitehead and Shane Houzenga.

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