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Pearland ISD Livestock Show, Career Expo celebrates ninth year

Livestock, art and culinary talents took the spotlight during the ninth annual Pearland Independent School District Livestock Show & Career Expo Sept. 09-11.

The hometown show at the Richard L. Wagoner Agricultural Facility gave students an opportunity to show off their career and artistic skills while netting more than $124,000 in auction sales and $25,000 in scholarships.

Grand and reserve champion winners included:

Livestock Show Competitions:

  • Grand Champion Steer:Emily Albright (Pearland High School)
  • Reserve Champion Steer:Jaden Bunch (Pearland High School)
  • Grand Champion Swine:William Longstreet (Pearland High School)
  • Reserve Champion Swine: Ryan Lee (Pearland Junior High East)
  • Grand Champion Goat:Emily Kinane (Pearland High School)
  • Reserve Champion Goat:Chelsea Mills (Pearland High School)
  • Grand Champion Lamb:Nicole Coker (Dawson High School)
  • Reserve Champion Lamb: Alexis Morgan (Robert Turner College & Career High School)

Showmanship Competitions:

  • Steer Showmanship:Courtney Richardson (Pearland High School)
  • Swine Showmanship: Carlie Guzzetta (Pearland High School)
  • Goat Showmanship:Cami Joubert (Pearland High School)
  • Open Cattle Showmanship:Carlie Guzzetta (Pearland High School)
  • Lamb Showmanship:Nicole Coker (Dawson High School)

 Culinary Competitions:

  • Grand Champion Culinary:Keerstyn Jackson (Pearland High School)
  • Reserve Champion Culinary:Joshua Shapiro (Robert Turner College & Career High School)

Visual Arts Competitions:

  • Grand Champion:Jamie Lincoln (Dawson High School)
  • Reserve Grand Champion: Gracin Nguyen (Dawson High School)

Scholarship Winners:

  • The Dick Wagoner Family Scholarship: Reyna Vargas (Pearland High School)
  • The O’Day Family Scholarship: Matthew Sandoval (Pearland High School)
  • The Roddy Ordeneaux Family Scholarship: Brody Wilson (Pearland High School)
  • The Patro Family Scholarship: Marissa Devivar (Dawson High School)
  • The Bossley Family: Cami Joubert (Pearland High School)
  • The Kim and Jerry Koza, Jr. Family Scholarship: Kendall Griffin (Pearland High School)
  • The Carrillo Family Scholarship: Nicole Coker (Dawson High School)
  • The Joe Koza Family Scholarship: Katelyn Yacuk (Robert Turner College & Career High School)
  • The Expo Art Scholarship: Yuan Jia Wang (Dawson High School)
  • The Expo Culinary Scholarship: Keerstyn Jackson (Pearland High School)
  • The Expo Livestock Scholarship: Emily Kinane (Pearland High School)