Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Soil Judging Team for winning 1st place at the American Society of Agronomy (ASA) 2019 Region 3 Collegiate Soils Contest in Stevens Point, WI.
BHC team members competed against students from two-year schools Eastern Oklahoma State College and Vincennes University.
Six students also placed in the Top 10 individually.
- Makenzie Snyder– 1st
- Mitchell Shimmin – 2nd
- Sophia Short – 3rd
- Kyle Hunter – 4th
- Brendan Shaw– 5th
- Drake McDonough – 10th (tie)
Holding the shovel from left to right are Callie High of Marcellus, MI; Makenzie Snyder of Toulon, IL; Kyle Hunter of LaMoille, IL; Sophia Short of Topeka, IL; Mitchell Shimmin of Toulon, IL; Drake McDonough of Cambridge, IL; Brendan Shaw of Annawan, IL; and Judson Wright of Bradford, IL.
The team is coached by Andrew Larson.