Lafourche 4-Hers Attend 4-H University

Donna Naquin, Smith, Vickie L.

Group attending 2019 4-HU.

During the week of June 18-21, 2019, 44 middle school and senior high 4-H members from Lafourche Parish competed in 4-H University at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA. These 4-H’ers brought home 6 state winners, 10 first alternates and 22 blue ribbons.

Lafourche Parish winners are:

  • Consumer Decision Making - Laurel Chiasson and Jillian Galiano, State Winners, South Lafourche High School and Alyssa Guidry, Joel Martin and Bailey Terrebonne, blue ribbon team, South Lafourche High School
  • Dairy Cattle Judging - Sophie Benoit, Morgan Jennings (blue ribbon individual) and Dani Percle, 1st Alternate, Thibodaux High
  • Diesel Operations - Riley Duet, Blue Ribbon, Val Charter
  • Dog and Cat Science - Alaina Lyons and Hilari Theriot, blue ribbon winners, Bayou Blue Middle
  • Fishing Sports - Riley Albert (blue ribbon individual) and Seth Montgomery (state high individual), E. D. White, and Miles Smith (blue ribbon individual), Central Lafourche, State Winners and Jonah Chiquet, blue ribbon individual, Lockport Middle
  • Livestock Judging - Grant Arcement, Tristan Foret (blue ribbon individual) and Cole Martin (blue ribbon individual), 1st Alternate team, Central Lafourche
  • Meat Identification - Connor Chiasson and Jack Chiasson, Larose-Cut Off Middle and Christian Ricouard (blue ribbon individual), Thibodaux High School, Blue Ribbon Team
  • Outdoor Skills - Adam Hubbell, blue ribbon individual, Thibodaux High
  • Photography - Claire Babin, blue ribbon, E. D. White and Gracie Pepper, 1st Alternate, E. D. White
  • Plant Science - Cohen Terrebonne (blue ribbon individual), Katie Louviere (blue ribbon individual) and Grant Rebstock (blue ribbon individual), South Lafourche High, 1st Alternate team
  • Public Speaking Any Other - Megan Chiasson, Blue Ribbon, South Lafourche High
  • Other 4-H'ers participating were Bryce Dupre, Brandon Cortez, Drake Billiot, Carson Chiasson, Gracie Foret, Kayleigh Malbrough, Brett Brady, Branden Ledet, Kylee Triche, Caleb Blanchard, Bradie Callais, Warren Callais, Kylie Legendre, Holden Scioneaux, De'Andrew Thomas and Laila Zirlott.
  • Cole Martin was elected to the 4-H Louisiana Wetlands ambassador team and De'Andrew Thomas was elected as one of the Southwest Regional representatives.

Congratulations to all 4-H’ers who participated!

8/29/2019 3:33:54 PM
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