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April 5, 2014

4-H Craft contest results announced

OSU Extension Service

McALESTER — The Pittsburg County 4-H program recently held our annual 4-H Craft Contest at Frink-Chambers School. We had a great turnout with 378 entries. We had 16 clubs participate in the contest.

Our grand champion winners were as follows:

Senior (ages 14+) Grand Champion, Emily Walker, Crowder; and Reserve Grand Champion, Regina Leuty, Clover Power 4-H. Junior (ages 9-11) Grand Champion, Trenton Nolan, HCA; and Reserve Grand Champion, Rhynne Soliday, Haileyville.

Our ribbon winners were as follows:

Blue Ribbons — Indianola, Ruth Bullard; HCA 4-H, Ezekial Barrientes, Olivia Barrientes, Carmen Nolan, Trenton Nolan; McAlester High School 4-H, Lexie Lerblance; Crowder, Emily Walker (two ribbons), Sevyn Smith, Hali Bailey; Clover Power, Regina Leuty, Alexis Futischa (four ribbons); Kiowa, Taylor Mabray (two ribbons), Kenton Newberry, Kendalyn Basden, Tray Goddard, Morgan Gardner, Kye Stone; Frink-Chambers, Khloe Haile, Kaytlyn Dunlap, (two ribbons), Lexie Maxwell, Trent Pickens, Rylee Pickens, Christian Dunlap, Zach Lerblance, Emma Fountain, Harley Carano; TEAM 4-H, Emali Bellis (five ribbons), Davi Wood; Savanna, Jake Castillo; and Haileyville, Rhynne Soliday (two ribbons).

Red Ribbons — Indianola, Ruth Bullard; MHS 4-H, Lexie Lerblance; TEAM 4-H, Makara Wood, Emali Bellis (seven ribbons), Davi Wood; Clover Power, Zoe Boatright, Alexis Futischa (three ribbons); Frink-Chambers, Jameson Coleman, Michael Linden, Elizabeth Milligan, Trey Briggs, Katarina Harrison (two ribbons), Emily Caudill (three ribbons), Jasper Jackson, Gracie Gensman, Raci Jackson, Zach Lerblance, Kaytlyn Dunlap, Taylor Stufflebean, Zach Lerblance, Emily Harmon; Kiowa, Karlie McCormick (five ribbons), Kourtnie McCormick (six ribbons), Chloe Crawley (three ribbons), Ella Stone (two ribbons), Maici Rowland (five ribbons), Marie House (two ribbons), Niki Cearley (two ribbons), Annika Lake (four ribbons), Candy Hamilton (four ribbons), Lexie Maxwell, Michael Ramirez, Brasen Hackler, Briana Kanada (three ribbons), Maggie Armstrong (three ribbons), Ethan Newberry (two ribbons), Kyler Rhyne (two ribbons), Jaylon Thomas (four ribbons), Jacie Overton (two ribbons), Alexa Brown, Kye Stone, Jacobie Brown, Tray Goddard, Lexie Maxwell; Haileyville, Hazzie Fed, Emily Turman (two ribbons), Carrie Jobe, Ean Pority, Madeline Camp, Rhynne Soliday; HCA 4-H, Katie Wingo, Shadie Dunn, Brooklyn Lake; Savanna, Camryn Graham; Crowder, Sevyn Smith, and Hali Bailey (two ribbons).

White Ribbons — Frink-Chambers, Sydney Shelton, Chase Faber, Clinton Gilliam, Jackson Kidd, Casey Hampton, Alexis Harrison, Montgomery Harrison, Aspen Rivers, Reese Duggar; Kiowa, Sayre Parent (two ribbons), Chloe Crawley (two ribbons), Kourtnie McCormick (two ribbons), Kendalyn Basden, Tray Goddard (three ribbons), Alex Brown (two ribbons), Michael Ramirez, Jaylon Thomas (two ribbons), Niki Cearley, Ella Stone, Taylor Mabray, Zachary Ince (three ribbons), Jacobie Brown, Morgan Gardner, Lexie Maxwell, Kye Stone, Brasen Hackler (two ribbons), Jacie Overton (two ribbons), Karlie McCormick, Brianna Kanada; Haileyville, Katelyn Blocks (two ribbons), Mary Carshall, Abigail Covey, Reagan Carter (three ribbons), Madeline Camp, Ean Pority, Ryder Soliday, Dylan Trolinger, Donavan Hailey (two ribbons), Savanna Drake, Rhynne Soliday; TEAM, Emali Bellis (three ribbons), Davi Wood; Savanna, Aspen Bugard; Clover Power, Alexis Futischa; and Crowder, Hali Bailey.

Green Ribbons — Kiowa, Gathin Bond, Dakota Trammell (three ribbons), Jay House (five ribbons), Grace Tadlock (two ribbons), Montana Watson (four ribbons), Maddisan Griffin (seven ribbons), Jamin Cearley (six ribbons), Kendalyn Basden (three ribbons), Journie Spiegel (six ribbons), Kaliegh Blall, Jolie House (four ribbons), Gatlin Band (two ribbons), Kaleigh Beall, Audri Rowell (four ribbons), Sadie Rhyne (three ribbons), Ryan Ward (three ribbons), Madysen Wolfenbarger (four ribbons), Garrett Ward (two ribbons), Talan Shannon (three ribbons), Shaylee Nichols (two ribbons); Clover Power, Shannon Francies, Shane Francies, Jordyn Washington (eight ribbons); Frink-Chambers, Danny Pierce, Hensley Kidd; Haileyville, Dalton Carshall, Alex Pease (two ribbons), Cameron Sensibaugh, Mary Williams, Trevor Daniels, Colt Carshall, Jonzey Vega, Ariera Hawk, Shelby Ranells; HCA 4-H, Deanna Nolan (eight ribbons); Indianola, Jonathan Bullard (22 ribbons); and Crowder, Solar Starr (21 ribbons).

For more information about this and other 4-H events and activities please give us a call at the office at 918-423-4120 or email me at

Greg Owen is the 4-H Extension educator for Pittsburg County.

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