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Winners of exhibit entries, contests at state fair

 


Fair Parade: Grand Marshal, Doris Ward. Grand Prize Float: Mayan Fair Well by Lily Boron. Best Youth Entry: TAFY Stars Dance Team. Best Group Entry: Juneau Jumpers. Judges’ Choice Award: Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Dancers.

Southeast’s Got Talent Contest: 1. TAFY Stars Dance Team. 2. Dee Jay. 3. Emily Bowman and Alisha Young.

Zombie Adventure Run: Champions: Kyle Fossman and Jenn Walsh. Fastest time: Chandler Kemp. MVP Zombie: Dylan Chapell, 39 flags.

Haines Hustle: 5K Men, Christopher Jones, 21:00; 5K Women, Sara Chapell, 26:00; 10K Men, Daymond Hoffman, 50:10; 10K Women, J.J. Lende, 43:26; Trail Half-Marathon Men, Chandler Kemp, 1:41:15; Trail Half-Marathon Women, Rosie Milligan 2:13:41.

Horseshoes. Men’s Singles: 1. Bill Finlay, 2. John Norton 3. Scott Jones.

Volleyball Tournament: 1. Sreaming Eagles: Jess Callies, Jessie McGraw, Mark Sebens, Jenn Walsh, Alisa Beske. 2. Spenser Spikers: Riley Erekson, Keeley Baumgartner, Jordon Baumgartner, Ben Egolf, Dennis Methvin, Carlee Heinmiller. Barney Did It: Chris Price, Connie Ward, Janine Ward, Eddie Smith, Katy Mueller.

Fisherman’s Rodeo. Crab Pot Toss: 1. Owen Smith, 2. Justin Linton, 3. Scott Jones. Grapple Toss: 1. Daymond Hoffman, 2. Plank Jones, 3.Mike Redevier. Hook Baiting: 1.Justin Linton, 2. Cassair Beaver, 3. Rebecca Brewer. Survival Suit Race: 1. Justin Linton, 2. Jacob Hutton, 3.Mike Redevier. Knot Tying: 1. Ceaser Smith, 2.Gabe Kutcher, 3. Mike Redevier.

Fiddle Contest: 1. Sergei Morosan, 2. Tom Heywood.

Singer-Songwriter Contest: 1. Chip Dennerlein, 2. Joe Parnell, 3. Halli Brownell.

Exhibit Winners: Crops and Vegetables: Whiterock Nursery, Professional .; Becky Hinkle, Senior .; Pacific Luna Ricke, Junior. Flowers: Whiterock Nursery, Pr .; Judy Heinmiller, Sr ., Aubrey Cook, Jr. Baked Goods: Sandy Wratten, Sr .; Addie Prisciandaro, Jr. Preserved Foods: Frankie Perry, Sr. Crochet: Gladys Moran, Sr. Beer and Wine: Mary Jean Sebens, Sr. Knitting: Sally McLaughlin, Sr. Needlework: Bob Fink, Pr .; Rene Martin, Sr. Fiber Arts: Joan McCament, Sr .; Skylar Greenfield, Jr. Quilting: Pat Shultz, Sr .; Kayley Swinton, Jr. People’s Choice Award: Pat Shultz. Sewing: Judy Bolander, Sr .; Rose Quitslund, Jr. Fine Arts: Carol Baker, Pr .; Hannah Berry, Sr .; Jing O’Brien, Jr. Fine Crafts: Josef Quitslund, Pr .; Lowana Drury, Sr .; Jayden West, Jr. Writing and Music: Abigail Calkin, Sr .; Amanda Fulton, Jr. Photography. Dimitra Lavrakas, Pr .; Dena Selby, Sr ., Carver Culbeck, Jr. Woodworking: Neil Newlun, Pr .; Kiana Donat, Jr. Native Style Arts: Lena Woods, Pr .; Liz Heywood, Sr. Pioneer Arts and Recycling: Josef Quitslund, Pr .; Jill Atlas, Sr .; Diane and Leesa Murph, Jr. Hobbies and Crafts: Bob Fink, Pr .; Julien Naylor, Sr .; Pacific Luna Ricke, Jr. School Projects: Jessie Soder’s 2nd-5th grade.

Logging Show. Women’s Ax Throw: 1. Nicole Holm, 2. Ashley Sage, 3. Kiri McCurdy. Men’s Ax Throw: 1. Bobbie Milnes, 2. Kerry Town, 3. Matt DeSpain. Choker Setting/Hook Tender: 1. Colton Baker/Owen Kelly, 2. Matt DeSpain, 3. Bobby Milnes/Justin Smith. Women’s Small Saw: 1. Ashley Sage, 2. Diana Lapham, 3. Jan Merriman. Men’s Small Saw: 1. Jay Linhart, 2. James Sage, 3. Matt DeSpain. Jack and Jill Handbucking: 1. Ashley and James Sage, 2. Matt and Rachel DeSpain, 3. Keith and Kim Welch. Obstacle Bucking: 1. Dennim Hagwood, 2. Matt DeSpain. Men’s Large Saw: 1. Mike Durand, 2. Jay Linhart, 3. James Sage. Single Handbucking: 1. Matt DeSpain, 2. Ashley Sage, 3. James Sage. Logrolling: 1. Dennim Hagwood, 2. Justin Smith, 3, Amber King.