Students Represent Iberville Parish at 4-H University

Christina Zito-Hebert, Simoneaux, Susan  |  7/2/2013 7:43:58 PM

Iberville Parish

Sixteen local 4-H’ers represented Iberville Parish at 4-H University in a series of statewide contests at Louisiana State University. 1,415 youth from across Louisiana attended 4-HU June 18-21. Iberville 4-H’ers trained and competed in various contests, such as Photography, Public Speaking, Solutions Unlimited, The Louisiana Chef, Fashion Review, Sports Broadcasting, Computer Simulation, and Insect Identification. Sophia Tempanaro, a 9th Grader at St. John High School, was elected to represent Iberville Parish on the 4-H State Citizenship Board. Tempanaro will assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of statewide and parish level service-learning projects.

“Iberville Parish was well-represented by the 2013 4-HU Delegates,” Iberville 4-H Agent Christina Zito stated. “The students trained for months prior to competing at 4-HU, and their dedication were rewarded with statewide recognition.”

Ten Iberville Parish 4-H’ers placed in their respective contests. Second Place Winners included: Christen Diamond, The Louisiana Chef Contest; Gabrielle Deslatte, Fashion Review: Ready-to-Wear Contest. Third Place Winner: Madeline LeBlanc, Photography Contest. Fourth Place Winners: Elise Persick and Sophia Tempanaro, Solutions Unlimited Contest; Troy Martin and Joseph Zito, Sports Broadcasting Contest. Fifth Place Winners: Olivia Ledet and Monica Rivet, Solutions Unlimited Contest. Blue ribbon winner: Marie Comeaux, Fashion Review: Creative Choice Contest.

2013 Iberville Parish 4-HU Delegates:
Morgan Badeaux, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy West, 10th Grade
Frederick Bell, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy East, 10th Grade
Jacques Comeaux, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy East, 11th Grade
Marie Comeaux, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy East, 12th Grade
Gabrielle Deslatte, St. John High School, 9th Grade
Christen Diamond, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy West, 12th Grade
Emma LeBlanc, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy East, 10th Grade
Madeline LeBlanc, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy East, 12th Grade
Olivia Ledet, St. John High School, 9th Grade
Troy Martin, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy West, 11th Grade
Elise Persick, Iberville Math, Science, and Arts Academy West, 10th Grade
Ryan Persick, St. John High School, 11th Grade
Monica Rivet, St. John High School, 9th Grade
Racheal Sandidge, St. John High School, 12th Grade
Sophia Tempanaro, St. John High School, 9th Grade
Joseph Zito, St. John High School, 10th Grade

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