Youth Dairy Classic Fitting & Showmanship 2023

September 9 & 10, 2023 @ Manchester, IA

Alan and Emma Kruse, IA

Cowsmo is providing coverage at the Youth Dairy Classic, hosted in Manchester, Iowa September 9-10. Check back for show results and photos of the show. We will be covering showmanship and all the breed shows. Thank you to GenoSource for sponsoring the show coverage.


Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023

Fitting Contest …………… 10:30 am

Kiddie Calf Show…………..1:15 pm

Showmanship ………………1:45 pm

Judges: Alan and Emma Kruse, IA
We will start with Senior Showmanship, then Intermediate Showmanship and end with Junior Showmanship. Will split into heats if needed, the day of.

Sunday Sept. 10, 2023

Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Holstein, Jersey, Milking Shorthorn, Red and White Shows …. 8:00 am

Judges: Paul Trapp, WI and Robert Teixeira, CA

Junior Fitting Contest

1. Aubrey Oakland, Elgin, IA
2. Easton Steinlage, Lawler, IA
3. Kiefer Anderson, Fort Atkinson, WI
4. Abigail Yoder, Port Byron, IL
5. Alexa Mueterthies, Lawler, IA

Intermediate Fitting Contest

1. Kayla Trustem, Evansville, WI
2. Lindsey Gibbs, Rollingstone, MN
3. Jayse Pudwill, Dakota, IL
4. Matthew Winch, Fennimore, WI
5. Layla Schuler, Platteville, WI

Senior Fitting Contest

1. Brea Kieffer
2. Alexis Blankenberg, Platteville, WI
3. Jamie Gibbs, Rollingstone, MN
4. Adhyn Schell, Lewiston, MN
5. Payton Calvert, Cuba City, WI

Pee Wee Showmanship

Novice Showmanship

1. Lexi Junk, Epworth, IA
2. Jocelyn Struntz, Bagley, WI
3. Kirk Anderson, Fort Atkinson, WI

Junior Showmanship

1. Kendalyn Waddell, Waterloo, WI
2. Zach Danhof, Waukon, IA
3. Paige Zimmerman, Brodhead, WI
4. Carson Rauen, Farley, IA
5. Adella Loehr, Eden, WI

Intermediate Showmanship

1. Macie Noble, Lancaster, WI
2. Gavin Kishman, Monona, IA
3. Matthew Winch, Fennimore, WI
4. Ava Hebgen, Deforest, WI
5. Kayla Trustem, Evansville, WI

Senior Showmanship

1. Ainsley Noble, Lancaster, WI
2. Dana Johnson, Tomah, WI
3. Carter Kruse, Dyersville, IA
4.  Paige Sweatt, Dane, WI
5. Alexis Blankenberg, Platteville, WI