Arkansas Juniors

Arkansas Junior Angus Board
These juniors will serve on the Arkansas Junior Angus Association board and are pictured at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured kneeling from left are: Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, President; Madeline Taylor, Lavaca, Vice President; Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, Membership Director; Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Financial/Foundation Director; and Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, Communications Director. Back row standing from left are: Katlyn Tunstill, Fayetteville, Senior Director; Dakota Fritts, Huntsville, Associate Director; and Connor Cole, Russellville, Associate Director.


AJAA Members

Junior Membership Application Form

Alsup, Jacy
Alsup, Carson
Bacon, Amanda
Barnett, Tessa
Barnett, Tristan
Blissenbach, Jared
Blissenbach, Michael
Burden, Casey
Burden, Colten
Burrow, Becca
Cole, Carson
Cole, Conner
Freeman, Whitney
Fritts, Dakota
Fritts, Jessica
Haley, Caitlin
Hartsfield, Kaylie
Hockaday, Kelsey
Hughes, Audra
Hughes, Sydney
Jumper, Emma
Jumper, Issac
LaCour, Hunter
LaCour, Taylor
Lane, Ryan
Lane, Seller
Linville, Anna
Linville, Erica
Marshall, Allie
Marshall, Wyatt
Meeks, Whitney
Peterson, Scarlet
Peterson, William
Pohlman, Nick
Pohlman, Will
Rainbolt, Laykyn
Ray, Harlee
Roye, Hailey
Sellers, Allyson
Taylor, Trent
Tarmey, Natalie Mae
Taylor, Audrey
Taylor, Christine
Taylor, Madeline
Thompson, Layne
Tunstill, Katlyn
Tweedy, Jaden
Tweedy, January
Tweedy, Jeb
Umberson, Cole
Umberson, Paige
Williams, Dakota
Williams, Elle
Williams, Snyder
Wingert, Reed
Wingert, Ross
Yates, Hunter

Arkansas Junior Angus Association

Katy Tunstill & Will Pohlman both from Arkansas won the Certified Angus Beef Cook-Off Black Kettle Award last year at NJAS and they also won the Auxiliary Crystal Award too.
Jacy Alsup, Gravett, AR, elected a NJAA Board Member in 2012.
 Arkansas Junior Angus Association winning the 2012 NJAS Sweepstakes
(fewer than 30 head).

2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show

Angus exhibitors led 22 entries at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, Ark. Holly Meyer, Koshkonong, MO., evaluated the entries before naming champions.

Grand Champion Bull
Haypats Power Mark 82Z won Grand Champion Owned Bull at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Tristan Barnett, Hardy, AR., owns the September 2012 son of S A V Bismarck 5682.

Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Bull
LMR Freespirit Z20 won Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Bull at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, AR., owns the April 2012 son of S A V Free Spirit 8164.

Reserve Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Bull
B F Mighty Me Z21 won Reserve Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Bull at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Tristan Barnett, Hardy, AR., owns the November 2012 son of Tony 458 N of T M B.

Grand Champion Owned Female
S A V Madame Pride 2106 won Grand Champion Owned Female at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Jeb Tweedy, Imboden, AR., owns the February 2012 daughter of S A V First Class 0207.

Reserve Grand Champion Owned Female
Champion Hill Georgina 8253 won Reserve Grand Champion Owned Female at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. January Tweedy, Imboden, AR., owns the July 2012 daughter of S A V Harvestor 0338

Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Female
TCC Chocolate Diamond 208Z won Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Female at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. January Tweedy, Imboden, AR., owns the February 2012 daughter of S A V Birthstone 8258.

Reserve Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Female
W C Jane A24 won Reserve Grand Champion Bred-and-Owned Female at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, AR., owns the September 2011 daughter of S A V Bismarck 5682.

Grand Champion Owned Cow-Calf Pair
S A V Emblynette 1041 won Grand Champion Owned Cow-Calf Pair at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. January Tweedy, Imboden, AR., owns the February 2011 daughter of S A V Iron Mountain 8066. A March 2013 bull calf sired by S A V Brilliance 8077 completes the winning pair.

Reserve Grand Champion Owned Cow-Calf Pair
Todd's Georgina T02 won Reserve Grand Champion Owned Cow-Calf Pair at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Michael Blissenbach, Pocahontas, AR., owns the October 2009 daughter of Todd's Limited Edition 607. A November 2012 son sired by Werner War Party 2417 is at side

Pee Wee Showmanship
Reid Wingert, Rose Bud, (left) and Jaden Tweedy, Imboden, (right) won Peewee Showmanship at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR.

Junior Showmanship
These Angus enthusiasts won Junior Showmanship at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are Miss Arkansas Angus Katlyn Tunstill; January Tweedy, Imboden, First; Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, Second; Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, Third; Dakota Fritts, Huntsville, Fourth; and Jared Blissenbach, Pocahontas, Fifth.

Senior Showmanship
These juniors won Senior Showmanship at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are Miss Arkansas Angus Katlyn Tunstill; Haylee Hartsfield, Rector, First; Tristan Barnett, Hardy, Second; and Michael Blissenbach, Pocahontas, Third.

Photos taken by Richard Dyar, American Angus Association.

2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show

Angus exhibitors led 22 entries at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Holly Meyer, Koshkonong, MO, evaluated the entries before naming champions.

Arkansas Junior Angus Board
These juniors will serve on the Arkansas Junior Angus Association board and are pictured at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured kneeling from left are: Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, President; Madeline Taylor, Lavaca, Vice President; Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, Membership Director; Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Financial/Foundation Director; and Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, Communications Director. Back row standing from left are: Katlyn Tunstill, Fayetteville, Senior Director; Dakota Fritts, Huntsville, Associate Director; and Connor Cole, Russellville, Associate Director.

Scholarship Winners
Katlyn Tunstill, Fayetteville, (left) and Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, (center) received the Arkansas Angus Auxiliary Scholarship at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured presenting the awards is Leslie Morelock Roye, Arkansas Angus Auxiliary.

2013 Advisors
These adults will serve as Junior Advisors for the Arkansas Junior Angus Association and are pictured at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are Claire Taylor, Fort Smith; Kirk Boecker, Bentonville; and Cheri Tweedy, Imboden

Diamond Award & Razorback Award
Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, right, was presented the 2012 Arkansas Diamond Award and Razorback Award at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured presenting the award is Kirk Boecker, Junior Advisor

Show Bull & Heifer of the Year
These juniors received honors for the 2012 Show Heifer of the Year and Show Bull of the Year at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left include Kirk Boecker, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Katlyn Tunstill, Fayetteville, Show Bull; and Conner Cole, Russellville, Show Heifer.

Exhibitor & Showman of the Year
Conner Cole, Russellville, right, was named the 2012 Showman of the Year at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured presenting the honor is Kirk Boecker, Junior Advisor.

Rookie of the Year
Connor Cole, Russellville, left, received the Jane Morelock Rookie of the Year Award at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured presenting the award is Leslie Morelock Roye, Arkansas Angus Auxiliary.

Quiz Bowl 9-13 years old
These junior members won the 9-13 year old division of the Quiz Bowl contest at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Kirk Boecker, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, First; Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Second; and Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, Third.

Quiz Bowl 14-17 years old
These junior members won the 14-17 year old division of the Quiz Bowl contest at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Kirk Boecker, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, First; Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, Second; and Dakota Fritts, Huntsville, Third.

Photography - Angus - 9-13 years old
These junior members won the 9-13 year old Division of Photography--Angus Cattle at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, First; Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, Second; and Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Third.

Photography - People - 9-13 years old
These junior members won the 9-13 year old Division of Photography--People at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, First; Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, Second; and Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Third

Photography - Landscape - 9-13 years old
These junior members won the 9-13 year old Division of Photography--Landscape at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, First; Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, Second; and Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, Third.

Photography - Angus - 14-17 years old
These junior members won the 14-17 year old Division of Photography—Angus Cattle at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, First; Katlyn Tunstill, Fayetteville, Second; Dakota Fritts, Huntsville, Third; and Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Fourth.

Photography - People - 14-17 years old
These junior members won the 14-17 year old Division of Photography--People at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, First; Dakota Fritts, Huntsville, Second; Katlyn Tunstill, Fayetteville, Third; and Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Fourth.

Photography - Landscape - 14-17 years old
These junior members won the 14-17 year old Division of Photography--Landscape at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Katlyn Tunstill, Fayetteville, First; Dakota Fritts, Huntsville, Second; Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Third; Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, Fourth

Photography - Around the Farm - 14-17 years old
These junior members won the 14-17 year old Division of Photography--Around the Farm at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Katlyn Tunstill, Fayetteville, First; Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, Second; Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, Third; Dakota Fritts, Huntsville, Fourth.

Posters - Membership
These young Angus artists won the junior Division of Posters--Membership Recruitment and Herd Advertisement at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting awards; Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, First; Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, Second; and Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, Third.

Posters - Breed
These young Angus artists won the Junior Division of Posters--Breed or Association Promotion at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting awards; Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, First; Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, Second; and Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, Third.

Creative Writing
These junior members won their Creative Writing Divisions at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting awards; Nicholas Pohlman, Prairie Grove, 9-13 year old division; Hailey Roye, Fayetteville, 9-13 year old division; and Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, 14-17 year old division.

Career Development
Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, right, received the Career Development Award at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Also pictured presenting the award is Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor.

Graphic Design
These Angus enthusiasts received Graphic Design honors at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting awards; Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, 14-17 year old division; and Ross Wingert, Rose Bud, 9-13 year old division.

Prepared Speeches
These junior members placed in prepared Public Speaking at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting the awards; Nicholas Pohlman, 9-13 year old division, Prairie Grove; Laykyn Rainbolt, Leslie, 14-15 year old division; and Will Pohlman, Prairie Grove, 16-17 year old division.

Extemporaneous Speeches
These juniors won their Divisions of Extemporaneous Public Speaking at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are: Cheri Tweedy, Junior Advisor, presenting awards; Nicholas Pohlman, 9-13 year old division, and Will Pohlman, 16-17 year old division, both of Prairie Grove.

Angus Royalty
The Arkansas Angus Royalty are pictured at the 2013 Arkansas Junior Angus Preview Show, May 25-26 in Pocahontas, AR. Pictured from left are Hailey Roye, State Princess, and Katlyn Tunstill, Queen, both of Fayetteville; and January Tweedy, Imboden, District Princess.

Photos taken by Richard Dyar, American Angus Association.

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