Several Fort Hays State University Block and Bridle Club attended the National Block and Bridle Convention in Denver from Jan. 12-16.
While at the convention members could go to Winter Park and ski, take tours of Colorado's agriculture and spend time at the National Western Stock Show. They also had time to visit with companies looking to hire animal science or equine science graduates and go to several different workshops.
Students who attended are listed below by hometown:
Chivington, CO: Megan Fickenscher, junior.
Concordia: Christina Larsen, senior.
Dighton: Matt McClure, senior.
Fowler: Kasey Bergkamp, senior.
Garden Plain: Eddie Weber, junior, and Rick Weber, freshman.
Garnett: Derek Hermreck, senior.
Hays: Landon Leiker, junior, and Nathan Staab, junior.
Hoyt: Daniel Bausch, senior.
Leoti: Rebecca Smith, special student.
Minneapolis: Cade Owens, sophomore.
Natoma: Ty Lyle, senior.
Paradise: Kaylyn Lawson, freshman.
Selden: Erin Rogers, senior.
Sharon Springs: Mandi Mellamy, senior.
Stafford: Joshua Austin, senior, and Jaret Byer, senior.
Tescott: Jessica Ahlquist, senior.
Tekamah, NE: Gabe Bromm, freshman.
Wichita: Danny Steindler, freshman, 4700 E. English.
Yoder, CO: Eric Bloedorn, sophomore.