(Above) Akron-Westfield FFA’s Livestock Judging team brought home three first Grand Champion awards in the Woodbury County Fair contest Aug. 1 in Moville.
Placing first overall the individual competitors was Melissa Kroksh with a score of 280 out of a possible 300 points. Paul Knapp placed third overall and high junior point competitor with 275 points. Brendan Kroksh placed fourth and was the second place high junior point-getter with 271 points.
Team “Gator” with Paul and Brendan placed first overall of nine teams with a score of 783 points. The Akron-Westfield Team No. 1 placed second with a score of 782 points. Team members were Melissa, Adam Kroksh, Dominick Foley and Alex Foley.
The Kroksh family also received a trophy for first place livetock judging family with a score of 810 points. There were seven families who competed in this event.