Winners have been announced in the contests that took place during Farm Days August 1, 2 and 3, 2014.
COLORING CONTEST: Ages 0-4: Nolan Miller; 5-8: Raelynn Fulk; 9-12: Holly Gompf
DERBY WINNERS: MOWER: First: Brandon Daniels; second: Don Walter; third: Tom Huggins; BIG TRUCKS: first: Mike McKinney, Jr; second: Lonnie Scott; third: Scott Arnette; COMPACT TRUCK: first: Kory Seckel; second: Tim Hoffman; third: Jake Miller
KIDDIE TRACTOR PEDAL PULL: Ages 3-4: first: Ledger Young; second: Branson Newsom; third: Tucker Muhro; Ages 5-6: first: Kolton White; second: Alexis Gallegher; third: Luke Gallegher; Ages 7-8: first: Nathan Krabill; second: Faith White; third: Bryleigh Young; Ages 9-10: first: Garrett Fitzpatrick, second: Tuff Hutchins; third: Nicholas Harriger; Ages 11-12: first: Zack Harriger; second: Tyler Brown; third: Carson Muhro
SKILLET THROW: Womens: first: Valerie Fraizer, tossing 63 feet; second: Shannon Hedges, 50’ 7”; third; Jonda Axthelm, 46 feet; GIRLS 1-17: first: Hannah Hughes, 25 ‘6”; second: Tabitha Hughes, 17’5”; Sophie Skedell, 2’7”
MEN’S WRENCH TOSS: first: Ron Harriger, 55’1” ; second: Eric Hornsby; 54’7” and third: Jeff Axthelm 49’2”
BOYS’ WRENCH TOSS: first: Wyatt Hornsby 54’6”; second: Zach Harriger, 38’9”; third: Trenton Hughes 32’11”
SLOW RACE: Farm Tractor: first: Alexa Curren with a Co-Op tractor; second: Zach Harriger, with a John Deere 50; third; Nicholas Harriger, with a John Deere A; fourth: Whitney Lucas with an Oliver 66
LAWN AND GARDEN: first: Daniel Schacuscle with a John Deere 110; second: Jim Rhoden with a Sears 12 and Jeff Axthelm with a Sears 12.
Winner of the $75 second prize in the raffle drawing was was Lee Van Horn and Kyle Smith won the $50 raffle. The first prize in the raffle drawing, a 1952 Case VAC with a 2-bottom14 inch mounted plow, was won by Dale Rose of Marengo.
More photos are available online at www.morrowcountysentinel.com.
Evelyn Long is a correspondent with the Morrow County Sentinel.