Essex 4-H 2021

The top 10 highest scorers in the Senior Division of the state 4-H horse quiz bowl, July 7 in New Haven, were: Front row (left to right): Tucker Murdough, Essex Junction; Haileigh Demers, Westford; Vivienne Babbott, Hinesburg; Katherine Heath, Bristol; Chloe Barewicz, Jericho. Back row: Savana Kirby, Orwell; Emma Reen, Lincoln; Jasmine Akley, Vernon; Meghan Clark, Guilford; Greta Friesan, Hinesburg. 

NEW HAVEN — Horse-savvy 4-H'ers had a chance to demonstrate their knowledge of all things equine last week at the Addison County Fair and Field Days.

The events, held July 7-9, were sponsored by University of Vermont Extension 4-H and were open to all interested Vermont 4-H club members.

Several Essex participants rode away with championships and other special awards in their age groups. Congratulations!

Jillian Murdough

First Place - Horse Quiz Bowl, junior division

Advanced Beginner 4-H Champion - 4-H Horse Show

Ninth Place - Horse Judging Contest, junior division

Tucker Murdough

Ninth Place - Horse Judging Contest, senior division

Fifth Place - Horse Quiz Bowl, senior division

Grace Parks

Second Place - Horse Judging Contest, senior division

Moderator for the junior division Horse Quiz Bowl competitions.

Madeline Tylenda

Open Driving Champion - 4-H Horse Show

Seventh Place - Horse Judging Contest, senior division

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